This Historic L.A. Home Is On the Market for $2.5 Million

blog_press_07_21_16

By Jennifer Tzeses

More than 1,000 buildings in Los Angeles are designated Historic-Cultural Monuments, marking a significant contribution to the history of the city. And now you could own one of them. Built by architect R. M. Schindler in 1925, the James Eads Howe House has a garden by Richard Neutra, making it a rare collaboration of two great minds as well as a protected site. Considered one of Schindler’s most important works, the Silver Lake, California, home is situated on a hillside, with the communal living areas on the top level and the bedrooms below. Its design, featuring interlocking shapes and varying volumes, was quite progressive for the time. Inside the redwood residence, the two-story living room has paneling on the ceiling and walls, while the dining room includes a large picture window and a fireplace. There’s also an updated kitchen and a den with another fireplace and a massive window that wraps around a corner of the room. Beneath the cantilevered roof is an outdoor dining terrace with views of the mountains and ocean. Listed for $2.5 million, this 2,426-square-foot home has 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. Contact: deasy/penner; 310-867-0847

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

The living room features wall-to-wall geometric paneling.

Silver Ridge - 27

Colorful dishware and a stone fireplace stand out in the dining room.

Silver Ridge - 11

An aerial view shows the height of the two-story living room.

Silver Ridge - 29

Modern appliances complete the kitchen.

Silver Ridge - 15

The roof seems to float above the outdoor dining terrace.

Silver Ridge - 13

You Might Also Like...
Recent Posts

deasy/penner Welcomes Sandi Rozman

deasy/penner Welcomes Sandi Rozman The San Gabriel Mountains have always provided the backdrop for Sandi’s life adventures.  Her family moved from the Westside to the foothills when she was 4- years- old and though she has ventured afar for certain chapters, the foothills have always called her back home.  Childhood memories were created and cemented in Sierra Madre,… Keep reading

Meet Jennifer Parker-Stanton of Deasy/Penner in Pasadena

Today we’d like to introduce you to Jennifer Parker-Stanton. Jennifer, let’s start with your story. We’d love to hear how you got started and how the journey has been so far. As a real estate agent and senior partner with Deasy/Penner & Partners, I bring over a decade plus of experience in real estate serving… Keep reading

Case Study House No. 18 asking $10M in Pacific Palisades

By Elijah Chiland One of Los Angeles’s few remaining Case Study houses is looking for a new owner. Designed by Rodney Walker, Case Study House No. 18 (aka West House), was built in 1948 as part of the Case Study program, sponsored by Arts & Architecture. The influential series transformed modern architecture and helped make Los Angeles into an… Keep reading