Midcentury Homes

From preserved masterworks by the likes of Frank Lloyd Wright and The Harvard Five to carefully updated modern homes, these stories showcase the current conviction that the '40s, '50s, and '60s were revolutionary moments in American architecture. Explore homes that pay homage to a pivotal point in design history.

Own a Sleek Midcentury Abode by Iconic Architect Eliot Noyes For $2.75M
Own a Sleek Midcentury Abode by Iconic Architect Eliot Noyes For $2.75M
The New Canaan, Connecticut, property boasts an impressive architectural pedigree and a classic emphasis on indoor/outdoor living.
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A Restored Midcentury Gem by Marcel Breuer Asks $1.47M
A Restored Midcentury Gem by Marcel Breuer Asks $1.47M
Based on a showhouse Breuer designed for the Museum of Modern Art, this revived 1950 abode sits on a secluded, four-acre lot in Princeton, New Jersey.
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5 Stunning Uses of Western Red Cedar
5 Stunning Uses of Western Red Cedar
Durable, low maintenance, and always beautiful, Western Red Cedar is showing up in exciting ways, proving it can enhance the sleek design of modern structures.
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A Paul Rudolph-Designed Midcentury Is Rescued From Obscurity and Finally Completed
A Paul Rudolph-Designed Midcentury Is Rescued From Obscurity and Finally Completed
Previously kept a secret at the request of the original homeowners, the Fullham Residence in Newton, Pennsylvania, finally gets completed according to the iconic architect's...
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The Doors Guitarist Robby Krieger's Restored L.A. Midcentury Asks $14M
The Doors Guitarist Robby Krieger's Restored L.A. Midcentury Asks $14M
Boasting an impressive rock and roll pedigree, this revamped midcentury home in Bel Air is shaped like a hexagon.
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A Circular Midcentury Gem in Florida Hits the Market at $1M
A Circular Midcentury Gem in Florida Hits the Market at $1M
Sited on a private compound that features three lots, beautiful gardens, and a heated pool, this updated midcentury is now up for grabs.
 - 15 days ago
Mad Men Producer Puts His Pasadena Midcentury Up For Auction Starting at $1.7M
Mad Men Producer Puts His Pasadena Midcentury Up For Auction Starting at $1.7M
The newly remodeled home of producer and director Scott Hornbacher goes on bid Saturday, May 19th, and we have a feeling the auction won't last long.
 - 19 days ago
A Marcel Breuer–Designed Midcentury in Upstate New York Asks $849K
A Marcel Breuer–Designed Midcentury in Upstate New York Asks $849K
Just two hours from the Big Apple, this 1950s midcentury unites Marcel Breuer's “binuclear” layout with the beauty of Upstate New York.
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An Architect's 1958 Midcentury in Tasmania Gets a Graceful Renovation
An Architect's 1958 Midcentury in Tasmania Gets a Graceful Renovation
Designed by architect Edith Emery for her family and built in Sandy Bay in 1958, this midcentury abode receives a deliberate expansion that carries the spirit of the original.
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Own a Charismatic L.A. Midcentury Designed by Rudolph Schindler For $1.8M
Own a Charismatic L.A. Midcentury Designed by Rudolph Schindler For $1.8M
Bright and inviting, the Schlessinger House in Los Feliz was one of iconic midcentury architect Rudolph Schindler's last commissions.
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This Knockout Midcentury in the Bay Area Will Run You $1.9M
This Knockout Midcentury in the Bay Area Will Run You $1.9M
Designed by acclaimed Bay Area architect Joseph Esherick, this magnificent midcentury modern in Oakland, California, communes with its wooded setting.
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A Midcentury Time Capsule Captures an Architect's Love For Iconic Design
A Midcentury Time Capsule Captures an Architect's Love For Iconic Design
Midcentury architect Alden B. Dow was known for many things—midwestern modern style, the internationally recognized John Whitman house, his passion for progressive designs, and...
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Rooney Mara Asks $3.45M For a Restored Midcentury Stunner in L.A.
Rooney Mara Asks $3.45M For a Restored Midcentury Stunner in L.A.
Tucked away in Los Feliz, the steel-and-glass residence of the Academy Award-nominated actress offers breathtaking city views.
 - 2 months ago
A 1957 Midcentury in Seattle Receives a Striking Makeover
A 1957 Midcentury in Seattle Receives a Striking Makeover
By removing walls, inserting new windows, and utilizing a lighter color palette, this historic home gets a modern new look.
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Composer Paul Buckmaster's Midcentury Gem Asks $1.39M
Composer Paul Buckmaster's Midcentury Gem Asks $1.39M
The luminous home of late composer Paul Buckmaster—whose arrangements were instrumental to artists like David Bowie, Elton John, and the Rolling Stones—is on the market in Los...
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Elvis Presley’s Former L.A. Midcentury Is Now a Swoon-Worthy Design Showroom
Elvis Presley’s Former L.A. Midcentury Is Now a Swoon-Worthy Design Showroom
A midcentury modern owned by the King of Rock and Roll is now home to the "anti-retail" outpost of design gallery The Future Perfect.
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Once Covered in Mold, a Midcentury Gem Outside Chicago Is Reborn
Once Covered in Mold, a Midcentury Gem Outside Chicago Is Reborn
An artist recasts the home of a Mies van der Rohe student as a minimalist haven.
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A Renovated Harry Gesner–Designed Midcentury in L.A. Wants $9.4M
A Renovated Harry Gesner–Designed Midcentury in L.A. Wants $9.4M
Designed by visionary architect Harry Gesner and updated by Griffin Enright, this breezy post-and-beam residence boasts upscale amenities.
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A Restored Midcentury Jewel by Richard Neutra Hits the Market at $13.5M
A Restored Midcentury Jewel by Richard Neutra Hits the Market at $13.5M
Originally built in 1954, the Hammerman House in L.A. underwent a thoughtful renovation by Neutra scholar and architect John Bertram.
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Own an Iconic Midcentury in New Canaan For $1.55M
Own an Iconic Midcentury in New Canaan For $1.55M
Just 45 miles from Manhattan, the midcentury enclave of New Canaan, Connecticut, includes Philip Johnson's iconic Glass House, as well as many other notable residences.
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Own William Krisel's Palm Springs Pod House For $2.5M
Own William Krisel's Palm Springs Pod House For $2.5M
Pioneering architect William Krisel's Tipper-Grundt Residence is a futuristic formation of five connected pods.
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A Meticulously Updated Midcentury in L.A. Asks $1.49M
A Meticulously Updated Midcentury in L.A. Asks $1.49M
This 1954 post-and-beam residence in Glendale, California, has undergone a considered renovation by Levitt Halsey Design and award-winning architect David Levitt.
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A Luminous Palm Springs Midcentury Asks $3.35M
A Luminous Palm Springs Midcentury Asks $3.35M
One of the most architecturally significant residences currently on the market, the Koerner House encapsulates desert modernism.
 - 3 months ago
Snag This Midcentury Gem by Marcel Breuer That's Listed For $999K
Snag This Midcentury Gem by Marcel Breuer That's Listed For $999K
The David N. Clark House in Orange, Connecticut, could be your chance to live in an iconic residence designed by the Harvard Five architect himself.
 - 4 months ago
Devo Co-Founder Gerald Casale Lists His Palm Desert Midcentury For $1.2M
Devo Co-Founder Gerald Casale Lists His Palm Desert Midcentury For $1.2M
No need to "whip it into shape"—the musician has kept this classic midcentury in great condition.
 - 4 months ago
Richard Neutra's Stunning Loring House Is Listed For $5.6M
Richard Neutra's Stunning Loring House Is Listed For $5.6M
Originally designed for famed choreographer Eugene Loring, the Hollywood Hills abode comes with thoughtful additions and a two-bedroom guest house.
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You Can Rent a Renovated Studio in Le Corbusier's Famed Cité Radieuse
You Can Rent a Renovated Studio in Le Corbusier's Famed Cité Radieuse
Designed and built in 1952, Unite d’Habitation in Marseille, France, is one of Le Corbusier’s most iconic and innovative structures and was the celebrated architect's first...
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Anna Faris Lists Her Midcentury Abode in the Hollywood Hills For $2.5M
Anna Faris Lists Her Midcentury Abode in the Hollywood Hills For $2.5M
Built in 1950, the secluded residence features floor-to-ceiling windows and private gardens.
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What You Need to Know About Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian Homes
What You Need to Know About Frank Lloyd Wright's Usonian Homes
You’ve heard the term thrown around, but what does it actually mean, and where in the world is...
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An Exceptional Midcentury by Case Study Architect Pierre Koenig Hits the Market
An Exceptional Midcentury by Case Study Architect Pierre Koenig Hits the Market
A meticulously maintained, architectural time capsule in L.A. is available for the first time since 1960.
 - 4 months ago