Concrete is King at this Pasadena Home Designed for Entertaining

By The Spaces Team Brutalism turns domestic at this concrete Pasadena home in Oak Knoll, which features soaring vaulted rooms and a stepped backyard pool and decks. The 2009 home is offered for sale at $6.8m via Derek and Michelle Luczyski of DPP Real Estate and comprises a trio of pitched volumes that look like… Keep reading

Modernist home by Frank Lloyd Wright’s grandson goes on sale in California

Eric Lloyd Wright’s greatest influence was clearly his father, yet this 1992 home north of Los Angeles exposes his own personal twist on the Prairie School. The Wystrach-Adams Residence is characterised by avant-garde curves, vaulted ceilings, slanted skylights and built-in wood furnishings that hug the walls. Tall banks of glass in every room push natural… Keep reading

One of Frank Lloyd Wright’s ‘most important’ homes has listed for $4.2m

By Emma Tucker Recognized as one of the architect’s most significant designs, the Samuel & Harriet Freeman House is up for sale in Hollywood – and it needs an owner that’s ready for some restoration. Completed in 1925, the two-bedroom property was described by architectural historian Kathryn Smith as one of Wright’s “most important houses”… Keep reading

A piece of Santa Monica ‘evotecture’ hits the market for $3.8m

By Emma Tucker Thane Roberts designed this Santa Monica beach home, which embodies his ecologically-minded approach to architecture. The LA County property sits on a wooded plot, not far from the beach and Santa Monica pier. Its wood-clad exterior and timber structure is reminiscent of an oversized treehouse, helped by the greenery that surrounds the windows. Roberts designed the five-bedroom home… Keep reading

Our Top Properties of the Week

By Kylie McDowell Welcome to our weekly property digest, where we bring together the best homes for sale and rent across the world. This week, we have an original 1920s adobe home in Los Angeles and the hillside home Jean Prouvé designed for his daughter in the French town of Saint-Dié-des-Vosges among our discoveries. 3 bedrooms; 2,257 sq ft; $2.75m… Keep reading