Midcentury glass house by Craig Ellwood hits the market in LA for $3m

By Betty Wood

What it lacks in privacy this post-and-beam glass house by Craig Ellwood makes up for in drama.

The Smith House was built in 1958 by the Modernist architect – one of the key contributors to the Case Study House programme – and sits on a 9,648 sq ft plot, jutting out over a canyon in Los Angeles’ Brentwood.

It has been carefully restored by architect James Tyler, who has polished its midcentury bones.

The Los Angeles property’s unusual T-shaped floor plan and extensive floor-to-ceiling glass walls make the most of far-reaching views towards Santa Monica Bay.

To read the full article visit their website here.

You Might Also Like...
Recent Posts

Light-filled Koreatown condo with two bedrooms asks $699K

By Elijah Chiland This airy two-bedroom condo is situated in Koreatown’s elegant Miramonte Terrace. Now seems to be the time to buy in the building—we spotted another unit in this week’s Curbed Comparisons. Built in 1922, the Italianate complex is positioned around a central courtyard with vintage light posts and neatly trimmed hedges that frame a… Keep reading

July 2018 Newsletter

Chipper ’60S Ranch in Highland Park’s Arroyo View Estates Asking $1.16M

By Pauline O’Connor This three-bedroom, two-bath ranch is located just off of Easy Street in Arroyo View Estates, the charming midcentury tract of about 200 homes on the eastern outskirts of Highland Park. When it last appeared on the market in July 2017, the 1,750-square-foot residence was a real sore for sighted eyes, sporting an… Keep reading