René Egger, Architect
Mediterranean Villa, 1955
This sumptuous Mediterranean villa was built in 1955 by architect René Egger and offers a spectacular view on the harbor of Marseille all the way to the rocky inlets.
In the south of Marseille (7e arrondissement), the two-story residence overlooks the beaches and is located inside a fully secured private park on the side of a hill.
The upper level accommodates the large living room with patio overlooking the garden and the panoramic sunny sea view terraces, a large dining room with a loggia, a kitchen with pantry and a suite with bedroom and bathroom. The lower level contains beautiful wooden stairs and includes five bedrooms, a lounge and a dressing room.
Fritz Haller & Adriano Soppelsa, Architects
Modern Minimalist Masterpiece, 1972
9 Chemin Châtelard de Brent, Montreux-Brent, SUI
Brent is a Lavaux wine-making village going back to Roman times, located in the hills above Montreux, the Swiss Riviera along Lake Geneva. It is here that pediatrician Dr. J. Mantanus built this USM-Haller minimalist masterpiece in one of the terraced vineyards the region is known for.
Below the main house surrounded by vines is a heated studio of about 260 square feet. There is also an over 200-year-old cabin now used as a reading lounge and art studio. The entire property is about 2,500 square yards, including about 900 square yards of Chasselas grapes, yielding 166 cases of AOC quality white wine. The vineyard is terraced for entertainment and leisure in various indoor and
Richard Neutra, Architect
Mid-Century Modern Masterpiece, 1952
5322 Calzada Del Bosque, Rancho Santa Fe, CA
Located in the highly-coveted West-side of the Rancho Santa Fe Covenant, this 1952 Richard Neutra design is perfectly situated on a private 2.6 acre lot with vast back-country views. This unique single-level masterpiece has been fully updated & still maintains all of the original charm & style. No expense spared in the renovation of this extraordinary home. This 4,116 sq. ft. estate features 4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, a stunning pool, expansive patio space surrounded by grassy lawns & a 3 car garage. This incredibly private corner lot is covered under an invisible fence system making it the perfect backyard for pets. Stunning Fleetwood sliding doors open up the living room to
Olson Kundig Architects
409 West Glendale Road, Bellevue, ID
Set on forty acres, Outpost rises from the high desert floor against the backdrop of the Sawtooth Mountains. The house, designed to age gracefully, was built using concrete blocks, steel and plywood. Large windows on all four sides frame vistas of the changing scenery.
A key element of Outpost is the long, rectangular "Paradise Garden", sheltered and separated from the high desert landscape by eleven-foot high walls. Within, the owner has planted roses, grapes and espaliered fruit trees. Outpost is a residence and a studio/workshop. The entrance/ground floor is the office/studio as well as laundry, powder room, garage and mechanical room. The second floor is the
Roy Johnson, Architect
Contemporary Disciple of Frank Lloyd Wright, 1985
18 Wampus Lakes Drive, Armonk, NY
Pristinely set on over 6-acres less than one mile to the vibrant village of Armonk, this private paradise is the perfect retreat for weekend or year round living. A sophisticated masterpiece designed by noted architect Roy Johnson, a disciple of Frank Lloyd Wright, features flowing floor plan with walls of glass with high ceilings taking-in the beautiful 6+acre setting. Koi pond with a waterfall and a meandering stone path with delightful footbridge, all surrounded by natural-style gardens in a Zen-like setting. Saline pool and spa, gazebo, raised bed garden, half sports court and level lawn is a mesmerizing setting. Perfect for entertaining a Bilotta kitchen; living room with soaring
Nisan Yale Matlin, A.I.A.
The Krasne Residence, 1956
1575 Queens Road, Los Angeles, CA
This ideal So-Cal Modern indoor/outdoor lifestyle by post-war U.S.C. architect Nisan Yale Matlin, A.I.A. is carefully updated in the spirit of the style over a thoughtful 10 year period by architectural designer Darrick F. Martin, whose ideas were inspired by the modern work of architect Paul R. Williams. Sited above the Sunset Strip at Hollywood Boulevard, the residence reflects an air of quiet repose from the gated entry at the street, and with its light filled interiors, affords a close-in peaceful and comfortable retreat from the jumble of the City. The residence is compact and efficient, but lives large with its outdoor entertainment pavilion, and lower level storage pods at the
William Turnbull, Jr., FAIA
The Hines House, 1968
301 Chinquapin Lane, The Sea Ranch, CAInquire for pricing
William Turnbull, Jr. (with Charles Moore, Donlyn Lyndon, and Richard Whitaker) created the masterplan of the ecologically-designed 10-mile coastal stretch known as The Sea Ranch. The seminal Hines House is offered here for the first time publicly since 1972. One of the first private residences designed by MLTW-Moore/Turnbull with William Turnbull Jr. as lead architect, the plan's dual program of "big house, bunk house" provides a gathering place for family, friends and visitors. Set on just over 1.5 acres of prime ocean/forest view property, Turnbull preserves the natural hillside by designing the levels of interior spaces to coincide with the slope. A vertical terrace
Arthur Holden of Holden Mclaughlin & Associates
International Modern Style
27 Tory Hole Road, Darien, CT
This 5.5 acre property in prestigious Delafield Island offers everything the discerning buyer seeks. Designed by a collaborator of Frank Lloyd Wright in 1938, this residence combines unsurpassed style with the highest quality materials echoing elements of the Guggenheim Museum. Curved walls capture exceptional light; extensive gardens, slate floors and flagstone terrace overlooking expansive lawn and mature trees. Master bedroom suite with fireplace, bath, dressing room, office and private balcony. Secluded yet convenient to train, beach and town. A sophisticated and very special property.
Trey Hoff, Architect
Inspired by the Frank Lloyd Wright Tradition
579 East Orion Court, Boise, ID
This stunning residence by Trey Hoff architecture, inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright, maintains incredible privacy and serenity and offers picture perfect indoor/outdoor living and an unparalleled lifestyle. The spacious east facing living room is defined by windows filled with natural light and features a 13 foot ceiling. An open and inspired floor-plan. Outside, you find the fireplace is a perfect escape, blurring the lines between indoor and outdoor living. The master suite is a tranquil everyday oasis with french doors that lead to a private outdoor spa. Upstairs, 3 large bedrooms all overlooks the foothills. The third suite is privately located on the north wing of the home. Enjoy your
John Gaw Meem, Architect
Casa de Cuesta Asoleada, 1938
3961 Old Santa Fe Trail, Santa Fe, NM
On almost three acres with beautiful views, The Sunny Slope House is a rare opportunity to experience authentic Pueblo Revival architecture, fully updated to today’s place and time. Originally designed and built for Edward Tatum in 1939 by John Gaw Meem, who is regionally and nationally known as the father of the Pueblo Revival period in Santa Fe. Two bedroom suites have full bathrooms, fireplaces, comfortable seating areas, and access to their own portals and patios. A wonderful walled front courtyard and portal offer fabulous outdoor living, which includes a full kitchen outside. The home has a comfortable and unassuming appeal with complete privacy on two legal lots on Tatum Lane off