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English Tudor with a modern makeover in Santa Monica

This 1920s English Tudor in Santa Monica retains its vintage good looks while incorporating such contemporary details as distressed herringbone wood floors, bold light fixtures and mix of marble finishes. Rows of glass doors open to an outdoor living area to bring together interior and exterior entertainment spaces.

Location: 2012 La Mesa Dr., Santa Monica, 90402

Asking price: $11.995 million

Year built: 1926

House size: 6,496 square feet, six bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms

Lot size: 0.38 of an acre

Features: Vaulted and coffered ceilings; marble and herringbone oak wood floors; formal entry; chef's kitchen with wine cellar; formal living and dining rooms; library; media room; master and junior master suites; swimming pool; formal landscaping

About the area: In December, 10 single-family homes sold in the 90402 ZIP Code at a median price of $3.768 million, according to CoreLogic. That was a 27.5% increase in median price compared with December 2014.

Agents: Susan Perryman, (310) 261-1960, Hilton & Hyland, an affiliate of Christie's International Real Estate

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