Home of the Day: Contemporary reborn in Mount Olympus

Double-wide Fleetwood doors slide to reveal a waterfall-fed pool and wide views of downtown L.A.
(Berlyn Photography)

This 1970s Traditional in Mt. Olympus was taken down to the studs and reborn as a sleek contemporary influenced by West Coast and European styles. Modern interiors by Alexander Purcell Rodrigues are replete in custom white oak finishes and designer hardware. Centering on views of downtown L.A., double-wide Fleetwood doors open to a covered patio and a waterfall-fed pool and spa.

Location: 7950 Electra Dr., Los Angeles, 90046

Asking price: $3.449 million

Year built: 2014


House size: 3,721 square feet, four bedrooms, five bathrooms

Lot size: 7,771 square feet

Features: Hardwood flooring, Fleetwood sliding doors, custom cabinetry and built-ins, living room with fireplace, dining room, chef’s kitchen, den, covered patio, pool, spa, waterfall feature, attached garage

About the area: There were 94 single-family homes sold in the 90046 ZIP Code over the last 90 days at a median sales price of $988,000, according to Redfin. The median list price for that area is $1.3 million.

Agent: Eric Lavey, (424) 223-0920, The Agency

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