Home of the Week: A stylish nest for Robert Byrd lovers

Lauren Beale
Hot Property

This Studio City home with a guesthouse displays many of the details associated with architect Robert Byrd, who focused on indoor-outdoor living while combining such eclectic styles as California Ranch, Midcentury Modern and Farmhouse. Wood-beamed ceilings, the use of brick and ample patio and deck space were among his trademarks. A signature birdhouse adorns the garage.

Location: 12048 Laurel Terrace, Studio City 91604

Asking price: $1.98 million

Year built: 1948

Architect: Robert Byrd

House size: Three bedrooms, three bathrooms, 2,915 square feet

Lot size: 14,248 square feet

Features: Living room with brick fireplace, built-in shelves, wood floors, beam ceilings, shutters; upstairs landing with bench seat and window; French windows; Dutch doors with original hardware; hardwood flooring

About the area: Last year, 340 single-family homes sold in the 91604 ZIP Code at a median price of $1.143 million, according to CoreLogic. That was a 17.3% price increase from 2013.

Agents: Susan Renick, (818) 303-6004, Sherry Keowen, (818) 438-8780, both with Dilbeck Estates, Christie's International Real Estate

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A version of this article appeared in print on December 27, 2015, in the Business section of the Los Angeles Times with the headline "A stylish nest for Byrd fans - Studio City home is a showcase for architect's indoor-outdoor design. - HOME OF THE WEEK" — Today's paperToday's paper | Subscribe
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