The airy, pitched-roof design of this Santa Monica modern, a collaborative effort by architect Buzz Yudell and his wife, architectural colorist Tina Beebe, serves as a passive cooling system while drenching the interiors in natural light. Bridging the master retreat and other studio areas, a large walkway adds a gallery-like effect.
Location: 1427 Georgina Ave., Santa Monica, 90402
Asking price: $7.35 million
Year built: 2007
Architect: Buzz Yudell
House size: 5,100 square feet, four bedrooms 3.5 bathrooms
Lot size: 8,847 square feet
Features: Living room, dining room, library/guest room, chef's kitchen, walkway, garden room, tearoom, al fresco dining area, pool, drought-tolerant landscaping
About the area: Last year, there were 116 single-family homes sold in the 90402 ZIP Code at a median sale price of $2.963 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 7.2% increase in median price year-over-year.
Agent: Frank Langen, (310) 230-0195, deasy/penner & partners