Home of the Day: Midcentury time capsule in Marina del Rey

Home of the Day: Preserved Midcentury in the Golden Triangle has vintage kitchen, walls of glass

Vibrant hues, preserved details and walls of glass enliven the interiors of this International-style residence by Modernist architect Daisuke Dike Nagano. A period kitchen and a living/dining room area with the original wood accordion room divider are among the distinctive features of the 1950s time capsule. Horizontal bands of windows center on tropical grounds containing a stone waterfall and ornamental pond.

Location: 1116 Berkeley Dr, Marina Del Rey, 90292

Price: $1.675 million

Year built: 1957

Architect: Daisuke Dike Nagano

House size: 2,064 square feet, two bedrooms, two bathrooms

Lot size: 6,091 square feet

Features: Tile flooring, wood-paneled walls, wood accordion room dividers, skylights, custom built-ins, vintage kitchen, breakfast area, dining room, living room with fireplace, two master suites, patio, stone waterfall, pond

About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 90292 ZIP Code in February was $2.599 million based on three sales, according to CoreLogic DataQuick. That represents a 36.6% increase year-over-year.

Agents: Tami Pardee, Pardee Properties, (310) 907-6517

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