The wood, stone and glass Wolff House, designed by John Lautner and recently restored, is built into a hillside above the Sunset Strip in Hollywood Hills West. The Modernist home's living room, with 16-foot-tall ceilings and walls of glass, looks out on the city below.
Location: 8530 Hedges Place, Los Angeles 90069
Asking price: $7.995 million
Year built: 1961
Architect: John Lautner
House size: Four bedrooms, four bathrooms
Lot size: 9,784 square feet
Features: Floating plank stairway, den/office, breakfast area, stainless-steel appliances, pool, guesthouse, Mills Act tax benefits
About the area: In the first quarter, 39 single-family homes sold in the 90069 ZIP Code at a median price of $2.25 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 49% price increase from the first quarter last year.
Agent: Aaron Kirman, John Aaroe Group, (310) 858-5479
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