Seriously, no matter where you live right now, this house is probably worth it. Many times the larger homes (and any home built in 1960 with 3500 square feet was HUGE) just feel big and ponderous — like someone told their architect how much square footage they wanted and then they designed the house, not the other way around. This home is big and bold, but it never feels like too much. Admittedly, for the price tag I would expect a pool and some other work on the inside done (I think the kitchen could be refreshed — nobody looks good under fluorescent lights. ) — that’s just my opinion, of course. But that originality works both ways. And the other side of kitchen fluorescent light is the absolutely amazing “garden” master bath with step down shower and the original stonework on the fireplaces.
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|Home size||3,500 sq ft|
|Lot Size||28,666 sqft|
|Days on Market||34|
***Introducing 1420 El Mirador, perfectly situated on an expansive 28,668 sq.ft. lot within the highly coveted neighborhood of Park Estates*** Custom single level mid-century modern masterpiece designed by esteemed architects Power & Daniel. One of, if not the most, iconic homes of Long Beach located within the Estate Section of Park Estates. Featured in numerous publications throughout the years, the home is considered a home of custom elegance and dramatic perfection. Featuring 4 bedrooms (one being used as a den/office) and 4 baths in the main house, this estate was designed for the Bauer family in 1960. Focusing on an emphasis of nature and bringing the outdoors in, the architects designed this home with an extensive use of windows, high ceilings, fabulous angles, and courtyards. The open family/great room features floor to ceiling windows bringing terrace to garden and there are sweeping views of the outdoors from every room. Designer elements throughout with generous use of mahogany, Texas shell limestone, and extra tall ceilings and windows. Long, private driveway to the three car garage and secluded one bedroom guest house/casita. Huge, park like backyard with thoughtful use of landscape architecture with heated concrete firepit, fruit trees, and nature paths. Simply stated, one of the finest properties in Park Estates.
Property Type(s): Single Family
|Last Updated||12/18/2018||Tract||Park Estates (PE)|
|Year Built||1960||Community||36 - Park Estates|
|Garage Spaces||n/a||County||Los Angeles|
|School District||Long Beach Unified|
|Lot||0.6581 acre(s)||Area||36 - Park Estates|
|HOA Dues||11.00 | Monthly||Parking||Spaces: 9.00|
|Pool Description||None||Sewer||Public Sewer|
|Stories||1||Subdivision||Park Estates (PE)|
|Amenities||Call for Rules|
|Lot Description||0-1 Unit/Acre, Back Yard, Front Yard, Landscaped, Lawn, Lot 20000-39999 Sqft, Park Nearby|
|Master on Main||Yes|
|Style||Custom Built, Mid Century Modern, Modern|
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Listing provided by : Krista Faber-Vento CalDRE: 01152209, Coldwell Banker Coastal Alliance