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Real Estate & Architecture in Los Angeles

5521 Alta Canyada Road in La Canada Flintridge

3BR/3BA
$1,350,000

New to the market, this iconic mid-century modern, designed by Buff and Hensman. The Japanese-influenced design provides a minimal perspective from the street but launches into a visual feast as you enter through the front door. There are soaring walls of glass, fireplace, and views of the pool and serene outdoor surroundings.

11470 Laurelcrest Drive in Studio City

1BR/2BA
$1,895,000

Now on the market: The Lois and Roger Kennedy Studio/Residence #3, 1970, Roger Kennedy design with Bernard Zimmerman FAIA. It is easy to understand why the genius of Roger Kennedy’s work in residential architecture is not well known; he only designed three houses for himself and his wife Lois. Each home is iconic and adds important new vocabularies to the language of modernist design.

4245 Don Alanis Place in Baldwin Hills

3BR/2BA
$2,200,000

The Waymire Residence, 1958, by Ray Kappe is one of LA’s most iconic mid-century modern gems. This stunning residence is set against the backdrop of the Hollywood Hills punctuated by the iconic Hollywood sign and the Griffith Observatory.

2306 Effie Street in Silver Lake

4BR/4BA
$1,988,000

The Hanson Residence, 1924, architect Jean-Louis Egasse. Built during the same period as the Egasse-Braasch House, this is an optimal example of the whimsical, architectural Storybook at the peak of the 1920’s period.

83 Patrician Way in Pasadena

3BR/3BA
$2,795,000

The Keochakian Residence, 1969. Allyn E. Morris, F.A.I.A. Walls of glass, clean lines, sharp angles and an indoor-outdoor flow characterize this late 1960’s modernist home.

2421 Silver Ridge Avenue in Silver Lake

2BR/1BA
$1,199,000

The Hawk House, 1939, Harwell Hamilton Harris, architect. This rare and significant offering is a striking example of H.H. Harris at his early simple best.

2530 Astral Drive in Hollywood Hills

3BR/4BA
$4,850,000

The Johnson House by Buff and Hensman, 1962 Representing one of the finest examples of Buff and Hensman’s classic post and beam styles. Meticulously restored and expanded with careful consideration to maintain the historic fabric of the house.

580 North Hermosa Avenue in Sierra Madre

3BR/5BA
$1,590,000

Harwell Hamilton Harris, FAIA, 1949; John T. Lyle, AIA, FASLA, 1986. The J.J. Mulvihill Residence and Lyle Design Studio. Designed by master architect Harwell Hamilton Harris in 1949, the 2,000-square-foot, three-level home celebrates Harris’s multivalent approach to architecture.

1695 Poppy Peak Drive in Pasadena

3BR/3BA
$1,695,000

The Thomson Residence, circa 1957, designed by Buff, Straub & Hensman. This widely published home is an important example of the architects’ early post and beam work. The soaring 2 story glass and wood structure is located in the Poppy Peak Historic District in the San Rafael Hills of Pasadena and offers stunning San Gabriel Mountain and City views.

2830 Glenoaks Canyon Drive in Glendale

4BR/3BA
$1,595,000

Designed by architect Richard Kemp and built for his family in 1978, this stunning residence is constructed in a cantilever style above a creek with private spaces, multiple entrances, and flow of light through the forest of trees surrounding the home.