John Lautner Silver Lake Home – The Architect’s Own Residence

John Lautner Silver Lake home

A favorite architect of the Modern Living LA team. John Lautner Silver Lake home – The John Lautner Residence, 1940. John Lautner, FAIA. This is the home the architect built for himself.

John Lautner Silver Lake home

Situated in the hills of Silver Lake, this home is on the National Register of Historic Places. Originally, when the home was built, the two bedrooms in the residence were accessible from a balcony.  This has since been enclosed.

John Lautner Silver Lake home

Lautner used natural woods in many of his residences. This home is no exception. Yellow stucco and natural redwood were the original finishes of the house.

John Lautner Silver Lake home

Natural ventilation was created by sloping the ceiling over the two-level main living space so that the warm air would rise and exit above the kitchen.

A patio just outside the kitchen & dining area expands indoor/outdoor flow. 2 bd/2 ba + bonus/bd, original built-ins, fireplace in living room, & views of the surrounding hills.

This is your chance to own a piece of history from one of the most iconic architects to build in Los Angeles.

If you’d like to see this John Lautner Silver Lake home contact Brian Courville at 310-622-0312 or JB Fung at 323-687-1170. Alternately, for additional Historic Los Angeles homesSpanish Architectural homes or Classic Los Angeles homes for sale reach us by email, Brian Courville or JB Fung. If you are considering selling, contact us for a free no-obligation home valuation.

Listing courtesy of Ilana Gafni, Crosby Doe Assoc.