What property could possibly be worth $49M? An ultra-private, modern 3 acre compound owned by Ellen Degeneres and wife Portia de Rossi!
When writing this post, I considered playing it cool, but I’m going to just come out and say it. I’m in love with this house! The Norton House, designed by Buff & Hensman in 1954, is my dream house. Rob and I have been emailing each other all afternoon like lovestruck teenagers, head over heels for this stunning 1,881 square foot, mid century, post-and-beam. Just look at that open floor plan! The cork flooring! The floor to ceiling walls of glass!
Located in the San Rafael Hills of Pasadena, this Buff & Hensman post and beam was built in 1962 and features a unique L-shaped design and walls of glass. There is a spacious living room with vaulted ceilings, hardwood floors, and a stone fireplace.
Scarlett Johansson and Ryan Reynolds recently purchased a Los Feliz mid-century modern for $2.9 million. Built in 1968 by California architects Buff & Hensman, the residence is 2,835 square feet with 2 bedrooms, 3 baths, wood beamed ceilings, floor to ceiling windows, a pool, and panoramic views.
This Buff & Hensman designed, mid-century modern, post and beam masterpiece features a stunning pool and gorgeous 270-degree views stretching from theGriffith Observatory to city lights to the mountains. Securely hidden behind gates with a long driveway, this one-story home sits on its own promontory. Built in 1961, the home has been fully updated and upgraded, while staying true to its original design aesthetic…