Architect Thornton M. Abells 1957 Mid Century open air concept is quintessential Post and Beam architecture. Located in the tranquility of Rivas Canyon on an approximate acre and set behind gates for enhanced privacy, this home is the perfect hideaway that you would find in a James Bond movie. The owner contracted designer Stacy Jacobson and Bret Thoeny of BOTO Design Architects to expand the home with a seamless addition that pays tribute to the integrity of Abells original design. Folding walls of floor to ceiling create optimal Southern Californian, indoor/outdoor living. An art lovers sanctuary, this home boasts an exquisite collection of carefully curated artwork elegantly displayed throughout every room. From striking sculptures to captivating paintings, each space serves as a backdrop for artistic inspiration. The gourmet kitchen is a chefs delight, outfitted by German design group, Bulthaup. Each of the four en-suite bedrooms are comfortable and tastefully appointed. The primary bedroom suite is an oasis unto itself with a gracious sitting area, a sumptuous bath and a spacious closet, befit with exquisite detail woodwork. The residence offers a full gym, private screening room and an additional office that also serves as an intimate and cozy sitting area to relax and unwind. Finally, see how the expert design frames the swimmers lap pool and spa into the landscape in a most luxurious way, creating the final punctuation on this truly glorious living experience that awaits you.
See more photographs and contact our expert via (opens this listing in the CalDaily website – new tab)
Listed courtesy of: Carolwood Estates – Nick Segal