947 N Martel Ave, Built in 1938 by famed modernist architect William Kesling for Academy Award winner Wallace Beery, this Art Deco masterpiece is one of the finest examples of streamline moderne in Los Angeles. Incorporating elements of aviation and nautical detailing, its striking horizontal lines and rounded edges create an architecture treasure. Meticulously restored, this home features a sun-filled living room with high ceilings, fireplace and walls of glass. Updated kitchen. 3 bedrooms and 2 baths. Designed to experience the indoor / outdoor Los Angeles weather, the home seamlessly wraps around lush gardens with a striking koi pond and exotic plantings. Magnificent tile deco fountain. (Large 7,000 square foot lot zoned LAR3 which allows for further development). A chance of a lifetime to own a piece of Los Angeles history and architecture!
Date Sold: June 20th, 2017
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