This Spanish-style compound on the water in Venice includes a three-bedroom main residence, one-bedroom canal-fronting cottage and a dock. A central arched window frames a view of the canal, which is lined with sidewalks and crossed by bridges.
Location: 431-433 Howland Canal, Venice 90291
Asking price: $3.65 million
Sales history: Sold in 2000 for $871,500
Year built: 1983
House size: Four bedrooms, four bathrooms, 2,500 square feet (including guesthouse)
Lot size: 5,700 square feet
Features: Beamed living room ceiling, tile fireplace surround, hardwood floors, built-in cabinetry and shelves, terrace, heated floor in master bathroom, outdoor dining arbor, fruit trees, parking for six cars.