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Home of the Day: A contemporary farmhouse in Malibu’s Serra Retreat

Home of the Day: A contemporary farmhouse in Malibu’s Serra Retreat

A massive two-way fireplace divides living areas in the Malibu’s homes great room.

(Greg Frost)

Distressed wood finishes, sliding barn doors and a great room with a two-way fireplace lend a farmhouse quality to this newly built contemporary residence, designed by Doug Burdge. Tree-topped grounds of more than three acres include seven horse corrals and an outdoor riding arena.

Location: 23344 Palm Canyon Lane, Malibu, 90265

Price: $8.25 million

Year built: 2015


Architect: Doug Burdge

House size: 4,897 square feet, four bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms

Lot size: 3.17 acres

Features: European oak floors, sliding barn doors, floor-to-ceiling windows, vaulted ceilings, center-island kitchen, great room with two-way fireplace, master suite with fireplace, horse corrals, riding arena, outdoor patio


About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 90265 ZIP Code in May was $2.4 million based on 30 sales, according to CoreLogic. That was a 24.1% decrease in median sale price from the previous year.

Agents: Robert Radcliffe, Sotheby’s International Realty, (310) 255-5454

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