Warwick Evans House

Brentwood, California
Architect
  • Llyod Wright
Photographer
  • Lee Manning
Location
  • Brentwood, California
  • Structure
  • House (Single Residence)
  • Type
  • Midcentury
  • Year
  • 1936
  • Square Feet
  • 3161
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Full Baths
  • 4
  • Frank Lloyd Wright Jr, son of the famed architect, built this home in the hills of Brentwood for cellist and London String Quartet co-founder Charles Warwick Evans in 1936.

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    Like many of Wright's Los Angeles designs, the property prioritizes indoor/outdoor connection and rich materials including cypress paneling and Brazilian walnut tile flooring. Photo 2 of Warwick Evans House modern home

    Like many of Wright's Los Angeles designs, the property prioritizes indoor/outdoor connection and rich materials including cypress paneling and Brazilian walnut tile flooring.

    The elevated dining area room looks out onto the half-acre site. In recent years, the house has been restored. Photo 3 of Warwick Evans House modern home

    The elevated dining area room looks out onto the half-acre site. In recent years, the house has been restored.

    The yard is paved with Texas limestone and bluestone and features a Mayan-inspired koi pond. Photo 4 of Warwick Evans House modern home

    The yard is paved with Texas limestone and bluestone and features a Mayan-inspired koi pond.

    The house was originally built for Charles Warwick Evans, cofounder of the London String Quartet. Many details throughout are custom. Photo 5 of Warwick Evans House modern home

    The house was originally built for Charles Warwick Evans, cofounder of the London String Quartet. Many details throughout are custom.

    The fireplace is copper. The architect's thoughtful use of natural materials is a technique passed down from his father, Frank Lloyd Wright. Photo 6 of Warwick Evans House modern home

    The fireplace is copper. The architect's thoughtful use of natural materials is a technique passed down from his father, Frank Lloyd Wright.

    The kitchen is one area of the house that's been updated. The floors are ipe, and the appliances are by Wolf and Sub-Zero. Photo 7 of Warwick Evans House modern home

    The kitchen is one area of the house that's been updated. The floors are ipe, and the appliances are by Wolf and Sub-Zero.

    The house wraps around the patio and koi pond. Photo 8 of Warwick Evans House modern home

    The house wraps around the patio and koi pond.

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