Midcentury post and beam perched above a creek asks $1.45M

blog_press_10_10_16

By Elijah Chiland

This elegant home also functions as a bridge, of sorts, crossing over a creek bed less than a half mile west of the Arroyo Seco as it cuts through Pasadena. The (almost) unique design is by architect JW Putnam, who also designed three other creek spanning houses in the area—including one that hit the market in 2014 asking $1.5 million.

This particular house, constructed in 1955, has clearly been updated over the years, but its primary design features appear to have been left intact. These include walls of glass, beamed ceilings, hardwood floors, and an open living room-dining area separated only by a large stone fireplace.

To read the full article click “Keep Reading” or visit their website here.

911 Laguna Road_130v1

Propped up on stilts, the home stretches across the creek bed below, with deck space alongside the house offering views of the very lush surroundings. According to the listing description, the trees that surround the home are indigenous, and provide ample amounts of both shade and privacy.

911 Laguna Road_062v1

The three-bedroom, 2,267 square-foot home sits on a half-acre lot and features plenty of yard space to enjoy those above-mentioned indigenous trees. There’s also a pleasant-looking patio area accessed from the living room that is shaded by a long overhang extending from the main structure. Asking price is $1.449 million.

911 Laguna Road_311

You Might Also Like...
Recent Posts

Deasy/Penner’s Mike Deasy Ranked As One of Hollywood’s Top 30 Real Estate Agents

By Peter Kiefer THR’s annual report on the pros making the biggest sales, including L.A.’s first-ever 10-figure listing. You hear it in their voices, in the measured words that THR’s top real estate agents use to describe the shift in L.A.’s gravity-defying market. It’s not that the party is over, but the lights are being… Keep reading

Deasy Penner to Acquire Podley Properties

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Victoria Koch, (424) 248-8263 hello@agiftedsociety.com   DEASY PENNER TO ACQUIRE PODLEY PROPERTIES   The Purchase Expands the Real Estate Firm’s Geographic Reach in La Canada, Altadena, Sierra Madre, Monrovia, and Glendora   Los Angeles, CA – September 14, 2018 – Luxury real estate brokerage firm Deasy Penner has agreed to purchase… Keep reading

Riding a New Wave out of the Desert

By Neal J. Leitereg and Jack Flemming Gerald Casale, the singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who founded the new wave band Devo, has sold his place in Palm Desert for $950,000. Designed and built by architect-developer duo Ross Patton and Albert Wild, the Midcentury Modern-style home originally hit the market last year at just under $1.5 million. More recently, it… Keep reading