This sleek Santa Monica contemporary offers a front-row seat of the Riviera Country Club golf course, where the likes Bubba Watson, Dustin Johnson and Jim Furyk will tee off at the 2015 Northern Trust Open starting Thursday. Walls of glass and a large central skylight illuminate the interiors while adding volume to the free-flowing floor plan. A theater with seating for 20, a climate-controlled wine cellar and separate guest wings further the resort-like atmosphere.
Location: 2121 La Mesa Drive, Santa Monica, 90402
Price: $23 million
Year built: 1981
House size: 9,296 square feet, five bedrooms, six bathrooms
Lot size: 0.53 acres
Features: Stone and hardwood flooring, skylights, walls of glass, formal living room with wall fireplace, chef's kitchen, home theater, wine cellar, master suite with bonus space, guest suite with kitchenette, lounge areas, pool, spa, sitting area with fire pit, golf course views
About the area: The median sale price in the 90402 ZIP Code in December was $2.878 million based on seven sales, according to DataQuick. That was about a 40% drop in median sales price year-over-year.
Agents: Ann Eysenring, The Agency, and Tracy Maltas, Douglas Elliman