Wirin House by Richard Neutra in Los Feliz

Wirin House by Richard Neutra in Los Feliz

Wirin House by Richard Neutra - 2622 Glendower Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027Wirin House by Richard Neutra – 2622 Glendower Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Yesterday, for the second time in a week, a Neutra home hit the market on the Eastside. This time it’s the Alpha Wirin Residence in Los Feliz and it’s a sterling restoration guided by Mark Haddawy, whose impeccable work reflects his appreciation for L.A.’s residential architecture, which he regards as one of the city’s greatest treasures. I’m with him on that.

 Occupying two levels on a ¾-acre hillside lot on winding Glendower Ave, right across the street from the Frank Lloyd Wright designed Ennis-Brown House, the 2 BR / 3 BA home is larger than it appears from the street.

Occupying two levels on a ¾-acre hillside lot on winding Glendower Ave, right across the street from the Frank Lloyd Wright designed Ennis-Brown House, the 2 BR / 3 BA home is larger than it appears from the street.

 With ceilings lined with rich, tongue-in-groove planks of wood, the living room has a casual, even cozy, warmth to it. Combined with Neutra’s ever-present built-in seating, and the breathtaking views beyond the wall of glass, this is a room in which

With ceilings lined with rich, tongue-in-groove planks of wood, the living room has a casual, even cozy, warmth to it. Combined with Neutra’s ever-present built-in seating, and the breathtaking views beyond the wall of glass, this is a room in which you’ll want to settle in for the long haul.

 The home features a galley kitchen updated with modern amenities, but still remains true to Neutra’s original vision.

The home features a galley kitchen updated with modern amenities, but still remains true to Neutra’s original vision.

 Originally built in 1949, this 2,262 square foot home was last sold in 2004 to renowned photographer Mark Seliger, known for his iconic portraits of notable personalities that include Kurt Cobain, Willie Nelson, Tony Bennett and President Obama. It’

Originally built in 1949, this 2,262 square foot home was last sold in 2004 to renowned photographer Mark Seliger, known for his iconic portraits of notable personalities that include Kurt Cobain, Willie Nelson, Tony Bennett and President Obama. It’s kinda fitting that an artist would choose to live in and restore a home that is also a work of art unto itself.

 Balconies, which overlook the lushly landscaped yard and swimming pool, provide the home with an indoor-outdoor lifestyle and plenty of space for entertaining.

Balconies, which overlook the lushly landscaped yard and swimming pool, provide the home with an indoor-outdoor lifestyle and plenty of space for entertaining.

 Set on a private and professionally landscaped parcel, this unique site showcases a sunny swimmer’s pool, spa and lush vegetation creating an oasis, with breezes and vistas

Set on a private and professionally landscaped parcel, this unique site showcases a sunny swimmer’s pool, spa and lush vegetation creating an oasis, with breezes and vistas

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 The city sparkles and beckons in the distance below.

The city sparkles and beckons in the distance below.

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2622 Glendower Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90027

Architect: Richard Neutra
Listing Price:  $4,500,000
Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 3
Square Feet: 2,262
Lot Size: 32,361 sf
Price Per SF: $1989.39
Year Built: 1949
Pool:
Air: Central
Floor: Carpet, Mixed, Tile
Parking: Other
Views: City,City Lights,Hills,Mountains,Pool,Tree Top
Fireplace: None
MLS #: 14-802707

Listing Courtesy Of: Aaron Kirman of John Aaroe Group.

Note: Information above reflects market status as of the date this post was originally published. Feel free to call for current market status.

640 427 David Kubiczky

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