On the Market: A “Super Eichler,” J.Lo’s Mansion, and More Great Homes for Sale This Week
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This $2.3M House Is Being Touted as a "Super Eichler"
"Designed by legendary architect Claude Oakland, and built by Eichler homes in 1969, this masterpiece is truly awe inspiring and a tribute to midcentury-modern architecture," says listing agent Thomas Westfall. "Affectionately known as the ‘Super H,’ this Super Eichler boasts an extensive single-level floor plan of 2,448 square feet. There are four amply sized bedrooms, and two and a half wonderfully remodeled bathrooms with custom cabinetry and contemporary tile and fixtures, including a generous primary bedroom with a walk-in closet, a private split bath, and direct outdoor access."
A Woodsy Midcentury Home in Rural Pennsylvania Asks $575K
"This classic midcentury-modern home, located on a quiet cul-de-sac in the Halford Tract neighborhood, offers privacy and breathtaking woodland views," says listing agent Marion Dinofa. "A circular drive leads to an impressive entrance, connecting the brick and redwood exterior to a classic carport. The dramatic and inviting front entry affords a view of the backyard hillside through a wall of glass. The south-facing living and dining rooms feature original built-in shelving, warm wood paneling, and floor-to-ceiling windows with sliding glass doors that open to a wraparound deck overlooking the lush three-quarter acre property."
J.Lo’s Bel Air Mansion Hits the Market at a Whopping $42M
"This property was originally designed by iconic architect Samuel Marx and has been reimagined into a masterful multi-structure French Country refuge," says listing agent Brett Lawyer. "Crafted from stone and woods and surrounded by nature, the main level features a living room with high ceilings, a bar, a fireplace, and steel windows. All rooms open to large terraces with lush views. The lower level lounge with a 30-seat screening room is perfect for movie nights. Other notable highlights include: a separate guest cottage, a large motor court, additional parking, a massive lawn area, and private hiking trails. Plans for additional rooms and for another structure are included."
A 1960s Gem by a Frank Lloyd Wright Disciple Seeks $2.5M in Phoenix
"Designed by Blaine Drake in 1964, this remarkable Camelback Mountain–area home offers true midcentury desert modern design," say listing agents Scott and Debbie Jarson. "With a wonderfully generous floor plan and incredible mountain and city views, this classic home nestles in the foothills on a gently elevated, one-acre lot. The Hawkins House was designed and built in 1963-1964 and figured prominently in Drake’s 1992 Exhibition 40 Years of Architecture in Arizona, which was presented at ASU. A completely custom luxury home, it includes amenities often unseen in this architectural era."
This Barbara Bestor Home Caters to Easy, Breezy L.A. Living
"The Sunswept House, designed by esteemed California Architect Barbara Bestor, with exquisite mature landscaping by Judy Kameon of Elysian Landscapes, is an extraordinary creative compound that affords a unique opportunity to live the quintessential L.A. life," says listing agent Tori Horowitz. "It features four bedrooms in the main house, plus a spacious guesthouse with kitchenette, a sparkling pool with mind blowing vistas, and an adjacent cabana. The house mimics a modern Ranch-style home, with an open plan in the common spaces."