Home of the Day: Neoclassical over Zuma

Home of the Day: Neoclassical over Zuma
The neoclassical mansion, designed by Kaaren Khoudikian, lords over Zuma Beach from its five-plus-acre promontory in Malibu. (Sotheby's International Realty)

Departing from the more traditional beach home is this example of neo-historicism, which lords over Zuma Beach from its five-plus-acre perch in Malibu Park. The mansion-estate, designed by Kaaren Khoudikian, echoes neoclassical design with a stone facade and angled pediment supported by tall columns. Inside, soft palettes complement rich hardwood finishes and ocean views.

Location: 30145 Morning View Drive, Malibu, 90265

Asking price: $14.5 million

Year built: 2014

Architect: Kaaren Khoudikian

House size: 11,425 square feet, seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms

Lot size: 5.43 acres

Features: Vaulted foyer, grand living room, dining room, chef’s kitchen, office/den, maid’s quarters, finished basement with sauna, motor court, ocean views

About the area: There were 287 single-family homes sold in the 90265 ZIP Code in 2013 at a median sale price of $1.985 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 5.6% decrease in median sale price year-over-year.

Agent: Shen Schulz, Sotheby’s International Realty, 310-456-1511; Irene Dazzan-Palmer, Coldwell Banker-Malibu Colony, 310-456-3638

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