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Former Rock Hudson Mid Century Modern Home by Ralph Bowerman Available in Studio City

[Update June 25, 2012]: This home sold on June 4, 2012 for $640,000 which was $9,900 less than asking price and closed in roughly 1.5 months.

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3893 Avenida Del Sol
1 Bed/0.75 Bath, 1,008 sqft on 0.33 acres built in 1950. According to the listing, this home was designed by Ralph Bowerman, A.I.A and was Rock Hudson's home from 1951 - 1955 which was featured in Architectural Digest's Hollywood At Home. Last sold in November 2011 at $300,000, currently offered at $649,900.

According to the listing:
Private Celebrity Mid Century home; restored and updated to perfection; Ralph Bowerman, A. I. A. circa 1950. This serene retreat perched in the hills above Coldwater Canyon features wraparound walls of glass with spectacular views and a skinny dip pool. The private driveway and 14,000 sq. ft. wooded lot hide the house from the street and neighbors. With treetop views from every spot and wood sliders leading to expansive outdoor spaces, this allows California living at it's best Rock Hudson's Pad: 1951-1955 was featured in Architectural Digest "Hollywood at Home". The ultimate getaway.

Image courtesy Leland Properties

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Marty Mcfly

Anything and everything about the San Fernando Valley. This blog will take you back in time when the valley was covered with dirt and orange groves to a leader in the space race to its current status as America's suburb. Come along and join me on this adventure, I guarantee you have been influenced/impacted by the San Fernando Valley in one form or another even if you have never visited or heard of the SFV.

1 comment to ''Former Rock Hudson Mid Century Modern Home by Ralph Bowerman Available in Studio City"

  1. Saw this online before it was flipped. looked as if it was vacant for years. Crazy difference. I want it!!!


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