This Sunset Strip area home blends dramatic architecture with warm materials.
Mahogany entry gates open onto a stone path over water. The path leads to the front door and inside to a room with a 20-foot-high ceiling and a Brazilian walnut floor. A concrete stucco fireplace extends to the ceiling with a mezzanine beyond; a large glass wall reveals a manicured lawn and pool. Beyond the pool are city views.
About this house: Newly built, the bold, yet comfortable style is by designer Justin Klentner.
Asking price: $3.35 million
Size: Three bedrooms and 4.5 bathrooms in 6,000 square feet.
Features: The home has marble bathrooms; a media room and a library/den. The kitchen has two dishwashers, a wine cooler, sea-grass limestone counters and solid mahogany cabinets. There is also a butler's pantry. The master suite has mahogany wall trim on a concrete stucco fireplace.
Where: Sunset Strip area
Contact: Victor Kaminoff, David Gordon, J. Reisman, (310) 887-0224, at Coldwell Banker, Architectural & Unique Properties, Sunset.
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