Home of the Day: Cantilevered post-and-beam in La Cañada Flintridge

Home of the Day: David A. Lopez-designed post-and-beam for $1.299 million

Clean lines, walls of floor-to-ceiling glass and a cantilevered master suite highlight this 1950s post-and-beam in La Cañada Flintridge. Designed by architect David A. Lopez, the open-area home retains such Midcentury details as a freestanding fireplace, beamed ceilings and wood built-ins and siding. A pool, an outdoor fire pit and a fruit orchard make up the nearly half-acre grounds.

Location: 5554 Vista Canada Place, La Cañada Flintridge, 91011

Price: $1.299 million

Year built: 1959

Architect: David A. Lopez

House size: 1,926 square feet, three bedrooms, 1.75 bathrooms

Lot size: 0.41 acres

Features: Floor-to-ceiling glass, built-in cabinetry, freestanding fireplace, open-space floor plan, living/dining room, kitchen, cantilevered master bedroom, garden, pool, fire pit, fruit orchard

About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 91011 ZIP Code in March was $1.565 million based on 16 sales, according to CoreLogic DataQuick. That represents a 19% increase in median price compared with March 2014.

Agent: Michael Darling and Carolyn Baron, Deasy/Penner & Partners

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