Set on a corner lot with the San Gabriel Mountains as a backdrop, this board-and-batten and stone-facade house in Upland by noted local architect Boyd Georgi was designed for entertaining and indoor-outdoor living. A large swimming pool sits at the center of a courtyard dotted with mature palms.
Location: 2121 N. Laurel Ave., Upland 91784
Asking price: $788,000
Year built: 1965
Architect: Boyd Georgi
House size: Three bedrooms, four bathrooms, 4,352 square feet
Lot size: 38,000 square feet
Features: Glass walls, terrazzo flooring, wood paneling, built-ins, fireplace, atrium with waterfall, formal dining room, library/media room, circular driveway.
About the area: In the first half of the year, 155 single-family homes sold in the 91784 ZIP Code at a median price of $425,000, according to DataQuick. That was a 7.6% decrease from the first half of 2011.
Agents: Matt Berkley, (626) 665-3699, and Crosby Doe, (310) 428-6755, Crosby Doe Associates
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