Open House Obsession: Rob Morrow’s Rational Exuberance In Santa Monica, $7.2M

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By Philip Ferrato

Where: 562 Stassi Lane, Santa Monica
When: Sunday, October 18 from 2:00pm-5:00pm
Asking: $7,200,000
What: Designed by architect Melinda Gray in 2006, the 4-bed, 4-bath home of actor, writer, and director Rob Morrow could be a study in LA minimalism. The hard edges of a long, open living space open to an equally long lap pool (as much a water feature as a place to swim) while sliding walls of glass seamlessly bring the outdoors in.

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395A1923-HDRMeanwhile, interior designer Schuyler Samperton, probably best known for her deeply-colored, luxe cottage look, pulled together a sybaritic but witty interior around Gray’s exposed steel and concrete. Those furry mounds below: pets or poufs? 395A1908-HDR 395A1683More: Head over to the listing for additional details and images. Below, off the bedrooms, Gray’s composition of balconies looks out over the pool and the heavily-wooded lot. 395A1859-HDRUpstairs, a library is perched above the loft-like living spaces, joining a master suite and two additional bedrooms. 395A1769 395A1737-HDRHomes in LA come with all manner of screening rooms; Morrow’s elegant wood-paneled sanctuary is up near the top. 395A0909-HDR 395A0891-HDR 395A1977-HDR 395A1779-HDR

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