Home of the Week: Mediterranean Villa

Beautiful 1930 Mediterranean Villa in a lovely part of highly sought after Sierra Madre. This wonderfully updated period home is located just across from the historic Alverno campus, and offers many original features including built-ins, covered balconies, wrought iron work, and two large unfinished basements. Handmade Spanish/Mexican tiles, original Spanish-style decorative door knobs, and other… Keep reading

A Mid-Century Gem With a Prime Pool Patio Makes a Splash in L.A.

By Dwell Staff Price: $1,229,000 Year Built: 1959 Footprint: 1,714 square feet (three bedrooms, two baths) Lot Size: 0.25 acres This single-level, sensitively updated indoor/outdoor home comes with a newly built one-bedroom, one-bath ADU/guesthouse. The main home has an open floor plan and walls of glass that wrap around a new pool, spa, and landscaped… Keep reading

1922 Italian Revival with Guest House

One of the crown jewels of Altadena, this magnificent 1922 Italian Revival, attributed to J. W. Woodworth & Son, with Kenneth Gordon acting as the Architect, is sited on over one-half acre on the famed Christmas Tree Lane. It exemplifies old-world craftsmanship as well as the elegance and opulence of the Golden Age of architecture…. Keep reading

Early-’80s Kit House in Pasadena Pays Homage to 16th Century Japan

by Pauline O’Connor Although this home in Pasadena’s Poppy Peak district was constructed from a kit, no one would ever call it “cookie-cutter.” Erected in 1981, the three-bedroom residence is one of just a handful in Southern California made to order by a design/build firm founded in the 1970s by Gordon Steen. A native Angeleno,… Keep reading

This Restored 1920s L.A. Home Is Packed With Delightful Nooks & Crannies

by Dwell Staff   Seeking $1.5M, the Spanish colonial–style property is decked out with stained glass, curved archways, and ceiling frescoes.   Location: 4310 7th Avenue, Los Angeles, California Price: $1,495,000 Year Built: 1929 Footprint: 2,243 square feet (four bedrooms, three bath) Lot Size: 0.1 acres To read the full article visit their website here