2021 - new year, new modern homes (and apartments, and ... floating homes?!) on the market for your viewing pleasure. What does this year's real estate market have in store? Keep scrolling to find out!
William Lescaze Townhouse
32 East 74th Street, New York, NY
An icon of modernist design and architectural history designed by William Lescaze, a pioneer of the European International Style. The Swiss architect helped introduce modernist architecture to America. This iconic residence was completed in 1935 and commissioned by the prominent textile and WWII Distinguished Service Medal recipient Richard Kramer. The home’s original exterior and design have been preserved including Lescaze’s stunning trademark glass brick window wall. There is an expansive use of glass windows on both façades, complemented by plenty of private outdoor space including a lower garden and roof terrace.
60's Flair in Midland
5209 Sunset Drive, Midland, MI
Form and function are on full display here in this Midentury Modern home! This 2296 sq. ft., 5 bed, 3 bath home features clean geometric lines, an emphasis on function and livability and extensive use of natural materials such as redwood and Tennessee limestone. Vaulted ceilings trimmed with Douglas Fir add both warmth and intrigue to the open concept living areas. A tastefully updated kitchen offers quality craftsmanship, a great deal of storage, and easy access to the screened in porch. The main floor bedroom wing features 4 beds, 2 baths, and a master suite. In the lower level you will find an additional living space, bedroom, and full bath. Recent updates include a metal roof, custom windows, kitchen remodel, and a freshly stained exterior. The architectural details and thoughtful design make this home a significant part of Midland's modern landscape.
A piece of Palm Springs history
787 E. Sonora Rd, Palm Springs, CA
Renowned mid-century modern architect Frederick Monhoff was commissioned for this property at the same time he designed the original historic Biltmore Hotel in Palm Springs. Only a two owner home, nothing compares to this custom, private and huge .33 acre lot with outstanding views in the South Palm Springs neighborhood of Tahquitz River Estates. This house is the epitome of organic modern with walls of glass, amazing light filled rooms, stained concrete flooring, bar/lounge area, formal living room and so much more. Huge front and rear yards with their own custom made fire rings and seating for ten around each. Multiple water features adorn the lushly landscaped grounds as well as stunning materials that are one of a kind in Palm Springs.
9206 Bonhomme Rd, Houston, TX
The ultimate luxury compound, this mid-century modern style home boasts custom luxury finishes for its occupants in its fully fenced 3/4 acre lot. Centrally located in Houston near Braeburn Country Club. The property has enough room to place a swimming pool and/or to build a guest house. Energy features include double-paned windows, recent HVAC (2014), redone plumbing (2014), and a new commercial grade roof. The fruit trees add a touch of warmth and coupled with the location and finishes, make this property a home owners dream.
Cozy up in this brick ranch
1015 Bob O Link Road, Highland Park, IL
Custom mid-century ranch on street of prestigious homes. An open floor plan with vaulted ceiling and hardwood floors provide this living space with a warm welcoming feel. Situated on a beautiful lot with mature trees, large windows offer marvelous views while a Southern exposure fills the home with light all day long. A screened porch is perfect for entertaining or catching the summer breeze. Walk to town or train, award winning schools, easy to get anywhere from here.
Moritz Kundig's Wallmark House
14701 N Oxford Rd Nine Mile Falls, WA
Stunning 1962 historic-registered "Wallmark House" designed by renowned midcentury architect Moritz Kundig is available for only the 2nd time in 58 years! Gorgeous original midcentury design retains top-quality original custom interior & fixtures with terrazzo tile floors, clear cedar ceilings, multiple skylights, original teak custom cabinetry, and floor-to-ceiling windows off the main living area to show off the amazing lake views. Locally sourced lava rock wall with two fireplaces divides living & den area. Access the 700+ ft of shoreline from a wide private wide path. Enjoy a private, quiet paradise of lakefront living on10 acres only a short 25-minute drive to downtown and north Spokane.
Charles Goodman design needs TLC
11538 Highview Avenue, Silver Spring, MD
Rare opportunity to purchase an expanded Charles Goodman-designed mid-century modern in Hammond Wood on deep .28 acre lot. 3 bed/1.5 bath. 2030 total square feet on two levels. Set off street. Nice front yard/patio area. This home is being sold as-is and needs renovation. The 1951 Charles Goodman-designed mid-century modern is conveniently located in Hammond Wood, a National Register of Historic Places-Designated neighborhood of 58 homes nestled in a tract of heavily wooded, rolling land.
43 Cedar Trail Ogden Dunes, IN
Magnificent, historic Frank Lloyd Wright home in the coveted lakefront community of Ogden Dunes. Feast your eyes and your senses on this beautiful, one-of-a-kind 2-story masterpiece! Set on multiple landscaped, wooded lots, this beauty offers 4 bedrooms, 4 baths, a large inviting living room, open dining/kitchen area, spacious rec room for entertaining, 2 fireplaces (for those cozy winter nights), master bedroom suite, sauna, large screen porch, roomy detached garage with 4-car capacity, and carport. This special home has been meticulously maintained, and is therefore being sold as is, as disclosed. It's not only a home, but a work of art.
Edward Durell Stone stunner
32 Watch Way, Lloyd Harbor, NY
"Villa Riele" 33 acre compound perfectly situated on Long Island's historic Gold Coast. This mid century modern masterpiece was designed by world renowned architect Edward Durell Stone. Villa Riele's distinct arches and towering glass windows make this one of the Long Island's most unique and prestigious properties. The home features a heir of sophistication and luxury including marbles floors, soaring high ceilings as well as authentically preserved and original details throughout. Originally part of the Colgate estate, Villa Riele has one of the largest stretches of private sound front on the East Coast. The property also features a grandfathered one bedroom beach house for endless summer entertaining.This estates connection to some of the most powerful and iconic families in history make this truly a one of a kind offering!
Spiff up this original MCM
15 Sunnyside Drive, Owego, NY
A true midcentury modern with all original fixtures intact. Needs a little elbow grease to spiff it up. All rooms have hardwood floors and cathedral ceilings. Large screened porch off dining room, full finished walk-out basement with large windows. 1.2 acre wooded lot. Extremely private setting.
Modern hacienda with fireplace
3813 La Hacienda Dr NE, Albuquerque, NM
Amazing mid-century home in La Hacienda! Incredibly maintained, spacious 1-level home on .32 AC lot! Wall of windows in living/dining rooms look out to courtyard with locust tree, trumpet vine & roses. Sunny kitchen with built-in dining banco, gas cooktop, fridge & incredible storage. Den with built-in desk + 2 closets. Two master suites; 1 has FP & both open out to yard. Three baths total including two with original tile. Beautiful herringbone parquet floors! Thermal windows. Security system. Lots of storage & lots of built-ins! Recent updates: roof & refrig air (2020) + two gas furnaces & water heater (2018). Professional xeriscape & landscape with sprinklers and bubblers. One car garage + carport.
I.M. Pei's Society Hill Towers
200 Locust St #25H, Philadelphia, PA
Welcome home to this 25th floor one-bedroom unit at the sought-after Society hill Towers. Newer kitchen and bathroom give this South-facing unit in the North Tower an updated feel, but you will still have the midcentury charm of the I.M. Pei architecture and parquet flooring throughout. The Society Hill Towers exemplifies luxury condo living, with a state of the art fitness center, outdoor swimming pool, community center, courtyard shopping center complete with dry cleaners, deli and hair salon, and underground parking garage. You barely have to leave home for all your needs! But if you do, you are just blocks from countless restaurants, movie theaters, grocery stores, shopping and historical sites.
Hugh Stubbins retreat
344 Dedham Street, Dover, MA
An exquisite retreat on a bend in Charles River, 344 Dedham Street is an elegant mid-century modern house set on 6 private acres within a larger envelope of conserved land. Designed by famed architect Hugh Stubbins, it offers 2800 feet of open living surrounded by terraces and beautiful gardens while taking maximum advantage of long river views. An atrium with clerestory windows runs much of the length of the house, filling it with bright indirect light. Thoughtfully conceived to maximize its footprint, the house includes floor-to-ceiling windows, fieldstone fireplace, stone floors with radiant heat, and recently upgraded systems.
17009 E Jds E Dock, Bayview, ID
This is truly a great opportunity to have your own lake property. This custom floating home is a one of a kind, fully furnished and ready for your year round fun! Enjoy the warm summer breezes on a huge floating deck & seat for the 4th of July fireworks show or hunker in on a cold winters night by the fireplace! Any time of the year is great to come discover Bayview's Floating Homes! Come and fall in love with this charmer! Bring your boat in put it in a slip right out your back door (at extra cost). This has all the extras including Hot Tub, Fireplaces and your own custom boat dining table!
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