Home of the Day: A vibrant look in Santa Monica for $2.595 million

An entertainer's courtyard marks the entrance to the colorful 1920s home in Santa Monica.

An entertainer’s courtyard marks the entrance to the colorful 1920s home in Santa Monica.

(Shooting LA)

A mature magnolia tree decorated with wind chimes and chandeliers provides cover for an entertainer’s courtyard at this colorful home in Santa Monica. Inside, light-filled living spaces feature warming wood floors, crisp white crown molding and a mix of vibrant hues.

Address: 903 18th St., Santa Monica, 90403

Price: $2.595 million

Built: 1922


House size: 2,002 square feet, three bedrooms, two bathrooms

Lot size: 5,075 square feet

Features: Courtyard entrance, hardwood floors, French doors, crown molding, formal living and dining rooms, updated eat-in kitchen, breakfast nook, loft/bonus room, deck/patio, outdoor dining area, drought tolerant landscaping

About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 90403 ZIP Code in November was $3.019 million, based on 1 sale, according to CoreLogic. That was a 40.6% increase in median price compared with November 2014’s.

Agents: Marc Noah and Amy Alcini, Sotheby’s International Realty, (310) 968-9212

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