Elegant Spanish-style house takes on indoor-outdoor lifestyle in Santa Monica

The back of the Santa Monica house opens to a patio with a fire pit.
The back of the Santa Monica house opens to a patio with a fire pit.
(Todd Goodman / LA Light Photography)

High ceilings, gracefully arched French doors and wrought-iron balconies contribute to the elegance of this Spanish-style house in Santa Monica. California coastal and European design elements blend to create a resortlike dwelling with ample indoor-outdoor living space.

Address: 215 21st Place, Santa Monica 90402

Price: $4.595 million

Built: 1998

Lot size: 7,625 square feet

House size: 4,598 square feet, five bedrooms, five bathrooms

Features: Foyer, exposed-beam living room, temperature-controlled wine room, kitchen island, butler’s pantry, breakfast room, family room, two indoor fireplaces, outdoor kitchen, separate guest house


About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 90402 ZIP Code in November was $3.835 million based on eight sales, according to CoreLogic. That was a 23.4% increase compared with the same month last year.

Agent: John Hathorn, Partners Trust, (310) 500-1288

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