Beverly Hills home has Modernist flair

Beverly Hills home has Modernist flair
The contemporary home in the 700 block of Alta Drive, Beverly Hills, is listed at $15.95 million. (Everett Fenton Gidley)

The dramatic flair of Modernist Ricardo Legorreta, the Mexican architect known for his use of bright colors and geometric shapes, is apparent at this Beverly Hills showplace. The home's massive front door opens to a three-story skylight-topped foyer with an indoor fountain.

Location: 700 block of Alta Drive, Beverly Hills 90210

Asking price: $15.95 million

Year built: 2012

Architect: Ricardo Legorreta

House size: Three bedrooms, five bathrooms, 10,000 square feet

Lot size: 0.5 acre

Features: Office with built-ins, state-of-the-art kitchen with pizza oven, family room, gym, theater, workshop, 1,300-bottle wine cellar, separate guest suite with kitchenette, 66-foot-long swimming pool, covered outdoor living room with fireplace, four-car garage

About the area: Last year, 319 single-family homes sold in the 90210 ZIP Code at a median price of $3.735 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 6.7% price increase from 2013.

Agents: Stephen Shapiro, (310) 860-8888, and Max Shapiro, (310) 300-0710, Westside Estate Agency

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