Modern home in Venice has a touch of old

Reclaimed wood siding provides a visual contrast to the sleek modern finishes at this open-plan house in Venice. The living room, kitchen and dining room open to a side yard with a swimming pool, a spa and a fire pit.

Location: 635 Milwood Ave., Venice 90291


Asking price: $4.2 million

House size: Four bedrooms, four bathrooms, 3,658 square feet

Lot size: 5,406 square feet

Features: High ceilings, glass-walled stairway, radiant-heated concrete floors, white oak floors, recessed lighting, kitchen island, master suite dressing area and balcony, media room, cabana, gated driveway, three-car garage.

About the area: Last year, 242 single-family homes sold in the 90291 ZIP Code at a median price of $1.318 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 29.1% price increase from 2012.

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

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