Home of the Day: Modern marvel on Miracle Mile

Home of the Day: Modern marvel on Miracle Mile
Telescoping walls open interior spaces to an intimate courtyard with a pool. (Shawn Bishop)

A corrugated metal exterior with slender ribbon windows lends an industrial feel to this contemporary residence, found at the intersection of Olympic Boulevard and South Highland Avenue in Los Angeles. Designed by P XS Architects Linda Pollari and Robert Somol, telescoping walls open interiors to a patio and kidney-shaped pool set amid a landscaped garden.

Location: 950 South Highland Ave, Los Angeles, 90036

Asking price: $1.2 million

Year built: 2001

Architects: Linda Pollari, Robert Somol

House size: 1,815 square feet, two bedrooms, two bathrooms

Lot size: 7,771 square feet

Features: Corrugated steel exterior, concrete slab floors, telescoping walls, radiant floor heating, chef’s kitchen, breakfast bar, living room, office, pool.

About the area: There were 44 homes sold in the 90036 ZIP Code in the last 90 days at a median sale price of $1.21 million, according to Redfin. The median list price for that area is $.35 million.

Agent: Scott King, (323) 828-2049, Deasy/Penner & Partners

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