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Stylish Cape Cod Traditional with Silver Lake Reservoir Views

This Cape Cod inspired Traditional home has stunning Silver Lake Reservoir views, a sleek and sexy style, three large bedrooms, and wonderful outdoor entertaining areas.

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Mid-Century Modern Condo in Landmark Co-Op Complex by Architect Gregory Ain

Welcome to Avenel Homes, a landmark 10-unit cooperative housing development designed by master architect Gregory Ain in 1947. Listed in the National Register of Historic Places and located in the coveted Ivanhoe School District, this is a rare opportunity to own a piece of mid-century modern history and what the Los Angeles Times in 2002 called, a “compact but stylish design [that] may provide a blueprint for L.A.’s future.” Renovated in the early 2000s by architect Michael Folonis, this unit is a must-see.

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An Artistic History of 1660 Redcliff: A Silver Lake Mid-Century Modern

The mid-century modern home at 1660 Redcliff Street in Silver Lake was built in 1950 by architect E. Richard Lind. In the 1930s, Lind was the protégé and draftsman of Rudolph Schindler. The pair helped to shape the modern look and feel of Los Angeles at the time. Lind’s contemporaries in LA also included Richard Neutra and Lloyd Wright, Harwell H. Harris, Gregory Ain, Raphael S. Soriano, Whitney R. Smith, Wayne Williams, A. Quincy Jones, and John Lautner.

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Just Listed: Mid-Century Modern with Pool & Gardens in Silver Lake

Welcome to The Millman House! Built c. 1950 by E. Richard Lind, architect, a draftsman and protégé of Rudolph Schindler. Elevated above the street, this stylish mid-century modern pool home offers a flexible, functional and welcoming design, an artistic haven, and possible income potential.

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Extraordinary Mid-Century Modern on the Silver Lake Reservoir – 2305 W Silver Lake

“The flowering of California architecture is a combination of free minds, love of nature, and an unspoiled countryside.” – Harwell Hamilton Harris, 1948

Welcome to The H.E. Hansen House built in 1951 by modernist architect Harwell Hamilton Harris, a rare and significant example of his mid-century modern period. The home enjoys the thoughtful union of nature, color and warmth. It’s one of the most architecturally important homes in Silver Lake with unobstructed views of the Silver Lake reservoir.

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Art Deco Brilliance by Architect William Kesling in Silver Lake | 1827 Fanning Street

This exquisite streamline moderne home was built by master architect William Kesling during his Los Angeles period. Kesling is perhaps Southern California’s most prolific practitioners of the Streamline Moderne style. One of only a handful of remaining Kesling’s built in Silver Lake between 1935 and 1937, the Wilson House is a fine expression of the Streamline Moderne style that Kesling brought within reach of the average homebuyer in 1936 (the original cost was just $3,590). Set on a large and verdant hillside lot, this one-of-a-kind home is not to be missed.

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1940s Post & Beam in Silver Lake – 2683 Ivan Hill Terrace

Built in 1947, this mid-century modern post & beam is a joy for the senses. Located in the heart of Silver Lake, this stylish three bedroom home features wood floors, walls of glass, and lovely redwood built-ins, terraced gardens, and a large patio.

The home is just one of two residences designed by the influential modernist Alvin Lustig. An apprentice of Frank Lloyd Wright, Lustig is most known for his recognizable book covers and furniture designs. The home was constructed for William Thomas, a friend of Lustig’s.

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Romantic Silver Lake Bungalow with Saltwater Pool – 2311 Duane Street

Imagine the pool parties, romantic evenings, late nights, and early morning breakfasts on the patio while enjoying views of the reservoir at this rare and wonderful Silver Lake bungalow.

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1784 Rotary Dr – bettershelter 4 Bedroom Modern Home with Reservoir Views

Reimagined by renowned design firm bettershelter, 1784 Rotary Drive is an exquisite and sophisticated open layout dream home with views of the Silver Lake hillside and reservoir to match.

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East Coast Traditional in Silver Lake’s Moreno Highlands – 2345 Moreno Dr

High up in the Moreno Highlands, above the Silver Lake Reservoir, sits this stunning East Coast Traditional. The incredible family home is located in the coveted Ivanhoe Elementary School District.

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