Midcentury with potential in Mt. Washington asks $599K

Midcentury with potential in Mt. Washington asks $599K

January 23rd, 2019|Properties|

Mt. Washington, a NELA neighborhood known for its remote setting, “whose beauties and scenic advantages have been admired for years,” is where this midcentury fixer longs for some TLC.

Midcentury modern fixer in Mt Washington

Adjacent to Eagle Rock and Highland Park, the neighborhood’s countryside vibe attracted modernists architects such as Richard Neutra, Gregory Ain, and John Lautner who built alongside the cabins and bungalows that line the hilly winding streets.

Midcentury modern fixer in Mt Washington CA

Sited on a large 12,326-square-foot lot located at 721 Lark Ct, the dwelling is surrounded by lush grounds and greenery.

Despite its rundown appearance, the main house, measuring 830 square feet, offers one bedroom, one bathroom, and still boasts floor-to-ceiling windows in the living room with wood-beamed ceilings.

Midcentury modern fixer located in Mt Washington
Midcentury modern fixer in Mt Washington CA 90065

The garage has been converted to a studio with a separate bathroom (possibly built without permits.)

Midcentury modern fixer located in Mt Washington CA

If you remove the carpet, add square footage, and landscape the yard, you can enjoy a peaceful modernist compound with breathtaking hillside, city, and mountain views.

The home is listed for $599,000.

Interested in seeing this Mt. Washington fixer? Get in touch by email or call (323)829-4440 to schedule a showing.

Listing courtesy of Ann Marie Uy – Jennifer J. Lorenzana