A place to meditate in Mar Vista

A place to meditate in Mar Vista
This International-style house in Mar Vista is listed at $2.695 million. (Brian Thomas Jones)

A Zen-inspired garden marks the entrance of a Mar Vista home designed in the International style and surrounded by stands of bamboo. At the heart of the U-shaped home, which looks out on a lap pool, is a two-story great room with a wet bar, fireplace and clerestory windows.



3571 Grand View Blvd., Los Angeles 90066

Asking price:

$2.695 million

Year built:



Ron Godfredsen

House size:

Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, 4,250 square feet

Lot size:

10,804 square feet


Floor-to-ceiling glass windows, recessed doors, 40-foot lap pool, guest suite with patio, two fireplaces, skylights, basement, den, media room, office, wine cellar, gym.

About the area:


Last year, 263 single-family homes sold in the 90066 ZIP Code at a median price of $705,000, according to DataQuick. That was a 1.8% decrease from the 2011 median.


Ian L. Brooks, (310) 458-6569, Prudential California Realty

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