Long on curb appeal, this newly built two-story home in Encino struts its Cape Cod inspiration inside and out. Within the crisp white exteriors are a dramatic staircase, wainscoting and wide-plank oak floors. The half-acre lot includes a swimming pool and mountain and valley views.
Address: 16954 Strawberry Drive, Encino 91436
Price: $5.995 million
Lot size: 28,840
House size: 8,439 square feet, five bedrooms, six bathrooms
Features: Living room, family room and master bedroom fireplaces; built-in library wall in family room; glass sliding pocket doors; eat-in kitchen with double ovens; home theater with 12 recliners; master suite with beverage bar, balcony and walk-in closet; temperature-controlled wine room; retractable screens; rooftop deck with built-in barbecue and wet bar; three-car garage
About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 91436 ZIP Code in November was $1.5 million based on 18 sales, according to CoreLogic. That was a 12.8% increase compared with the same month last year.
Agent: Ada Livyatan, Rodeo Realty, (818) 285-3220
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