205 Chautauqua Blvd in Pacific Palisades

205 Chautauqua Blvd
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272

6 bedrooms, 6.5 bathrooms
Recently Sold for $10 million in 2010

Gorgeous ocean views set the perfect backdrop for this stunning, completely redone Pacific Palisades Case Study Home. The home was designed by Charles Eames and Eero Saarinen – and is known as Case Study House No. 9 or the Entenza House. The home has been meticulously updated and restored. What makes this Case Study House even more special, is that it is now actually a guest house for a large estate home designed & built by Barry Berkus, FAIA.

The homes are both set on a flat acre of land with stunning views of the Pacific Ocean – which seems to touch the back yard. The main house includes 4 spacious bedrooms, 4.5 baths, a family room, library and 2 separate office spaces. The guest house consists of 2 bedroom suites, 3 baths, and a kitchenette.

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219 Chautauqua Bl in Pacific Palisades

219 Chautauqua Bl
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272

4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Recently Sold for $3,950,000 in 2004

This incredible Richard Neutra home is known as the Stuart Bailey House,1948. This house is also known as Case Study House #20. This classic home has been published internationally, and is easily associated by many as an icon of early California Modernism.

The home had never been on the market, and was still owned by the original owners of the property until it was last sold in 2004. The bailey house is situated over 2 lots, and located on a low bluff just above Santa Monica Beach.

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2256 El Contento Dr in Hollywood Hills

2256 El Contento Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90068

2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
Most Recently Leased for $4,950/month

This Richard Neutra architectural home is known as The Bonnet House, 1941. The home sits eloquently perched above the street, and captures breathtaking sunsets, tree top, canyon, and city light views of Hollywood proper. Neutra is well known for integrating architectural homes within nature and their specific surroundings.

The home itself is a series of white stucco and redwood cubes tied together by a steep roof line reflecting the hillside. The interior of the home is equally stunning with some really special design elements. The home also offers interesting focal points, such as a clean fireplace insert below the television shown above.

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126 Mabery Rd in Santa Monica

126 Mabery Rd
Santa Monica, CA 90402

3 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms
Recently Sold for: $4,700,000

This classic Santa Monica home, designed by architect Richard Neutra, is known as the Sten-Frenke House. The home is located a block away from the ocean yet provides total privacy to the homeowner. The Sten-Frenke House has some unique features that help separate it from other Neutra designs – namely, the pool is located in the front yard of the property along with several other distinguishing elements.

Richard Neutra was a renowned architect in the Los Angeles area. His office space was located on 2379 Glendale Boulevard in the popular LA neighborhood of Silver Lake. Neutra’s work is known all across the country, and even designed several Case Study homes. The Neutra Office Building is a 4,800-square-foot office building and served as the studio and office for Neutra’s architecture practice from 1950 – 1970 when Neutra passed away.  The building has been declared a Historic Cultural Monument and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The office space was listed for sale in 2007 for a mere $3.5 million.

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1716 Queens Court in Hollywood Hills

1716 Queens Court
Los Angeles, CA 90069

3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms

This stunning 2,500+ square foot home sits in a well known celebrity neighborhood with dramatic views from almost every room. The mid-century contemporary residence is a tri-level design. The 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home is an entertainer’s dream.

This beautiful home is full of sophisticated and luxurious materials and gallery-like wall spaces – perfect for hanging your beautiful art collection. Although the home is spread out over 3 levels, the floor plan makes is perfect for entertaining. The home offers disappearing walls of glass and clean lines that will make the space itself the topic of conversation.

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2540 Astral Dr in Hollywood Hills

2540 Astral Dr.
Los Angeles, CA 90026

3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
$8,200 per Month

This beautiful property in the Hollywood Hills is available for Lease! The home is close to both Nichols Canyon and Mulholland Dr! This mid-century architectural property offers walls of glass, clean lines, and an amazing residence for the architectural enthusiast!

The home is also located near Runyan Canyon park, a wonderful hillside hike with city to ocean views, and a very popular place to walk your dogs, hike, or mountain bike. However, if you do own any pets, please note the landlord is asking for pet references!

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8515 Hedges Way in Hollywood Hills

8515 Hedges Way
Los Angeles, CA 90069

2 Bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms

This beautiful Architectural Contemporary Home sits high above the Sunset Strip on a scenic cul-de-sac. Hedges Way is a notable street with several prominent homes – like John Lautner’s Wolff House. The home also offers panoramic views of the city down to the ocean.

This gorgeous property offers sleek, clean lines that are emphasized by subtle contrasting fixtures – note the wooden mantle above the fireplace. The home also offers a spacious deck for indoor/outdoor flow and entertaining. The home also has several large floor to ceiling windows – bathing the spaces in the Southern California sunlight.

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6431 La Punta Dr in Hollywood Hills

6431 La Punta Dr
Los Angeles, CA 90068

3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms

This incredibly unique home sits perched off the cliff in the Hollywood Hills by Lake Hollywood! This home is located near both Beachwood Canyon and Hollywood Dell neighborhoods – two very desirable areas in Hollywood! This home was also designed by Pierre Koenig, and it showcases some really unique design elements. The home sits on a rare, gated cul-de-sac with amazing views of Downtown LA all the way to the ocean!

This home is known as the Michael Gantert Residence, 1981. Koenig’s designs inspired Michael Gantert to build a steel and glass house so he could watch as Hollywood continued to grow. This house was one of the last homes Koenig built before his death.

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3813 Ronda Vista in Los Feliz

3813 Ronda Vista
Los Angeles, CA 90027

4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms


Here is an amazing newer architectural home in Los Feliz that’s built right into the hillside! There’s also a cantileverd patio space, smooth stucco finishes, beautifully angled walls, verdant plants plant life and more! This home known as “The Payne Residence” – 2007, and was constructed by Christopher Payne A.I.A., with FIN Architecture.

This home offers a unique interpretation and exploration of contemporary modernism. This home is anything but ordinary! There are terrazzo floors, sweeping views, pool, separate concrete & glass studio space and more – all situated on a spacious double lot!

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1477 Stebbins Terrace in Hollywood Hills

1477 Stebbins Terrace
Los Angeles, CA 90069

3 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms

This amazing architectural estate is located on a huge 62,590 square foot lot in lower Sunset Plaza. This unique home needs some updating, but the location is one of a kind, and you won’t find a better view! The home is located on a gated, private drive at the end of a cul-de-sac. This 4,366 square foot estate home is situated on one of the most substantial promontories in all of Los Angeles. As you drive on to the property through the massive front gate, you’ll wind up a beautifully manicured drive to a spacious motor court with room for 30+ cars! Enter the home through the Lanai, you’ll find unique accents such as a hand painted, Spanish Tile wall, portholes that overlook the pool, and a large wall made of solid glass.

In the living room area, you’ll encounter a massive stone fireplace encased in the face of the mountain. The living room also offers a casual sitting area and flanked by 2 mature ficus trees. Walk further into an indoor atrium with a 25 foot tall beamed, cathedral ceiling. This area also offers a full bar, lush vegitation, and walls of glass to show off  the 180 degree views.

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