Designed for entertaining, this gated contemporary has an open floor plan. Sliding doors open to a patio and pool area and bring in ocean and mountain views.
Location: 23915 Malibu Knolls Road, Malibu 90265
Asking price: $4.395 million
Year built: 2009
Architect: Michael Barsocchini
House size: Four bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, 4,502 square feet
Lot size: 1.22 acres
Features: Family room, media room, 12-foot doors, bar, travertine flooring, granite countertops, two-car garage, courtyard.
About the area: In the first half of the year, 135 single-family homes sold in the 90265 ZIP Code at a median price of $1.89 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 10.1% price decrease from the first quarter of last year.
Agents: Madison Hildebrand, Coldwell Banker Malibu Colony, (310) 317-9353, and Tony Barsocchini, Westside Estate Agency's Malibu office, (310) 383-2219
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