A single family residence perched on a hill overlooking the Pacific Ocean and downtown Los Angeles.. Views of Catalina Island and the San Gabriel Mountains.
Working within the constraints of strict design guidelines within a prestigious Southern California neighborhood – Takes a conventional form and does something special, non-conventional. Prestigious neighborhood with strict design guidelines. Required ranch style, white gabled roof. Approach to treat is as a courtyard house, 4 residential pods configured around a central living and entertaining area. , a communkty of small building cornered around a large central hall. Pool/entertainment deck. Swimming pool has overlook to downtown LA to the NE, Chinese courtyard to the SW has overlooks of Catalina Island.
Simple palette of interior finishes includes a Turkish Travertine Floor that blends from the home interior to the exterior courtyards. Elegant custom Khaya wood cabinetry used in front doors and throughout – a custom hard wood cabinets with and elegant finish
Year: 2006 Location: Rolling Hills, CA