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California Mid-Century Modern Residential Buildings (page 2)

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apartment building
Glendale, CA
This apartment building in Glendale was built in 1963. [map]

apartment building
Glendale, CA
This apartment building was built in 1964. [map]

Bon Air Apartments
Greenbrae, CA
The Bon Air Apartments were built in 1960. [map]

Flintstone House
Hillsborough, CA
This house has been nicknamed many things including the Flintstone House and the Marshmallow House. It was designed by William Nicholson and built in 1976 by spraying cement over inflated aeronautical balloons. The house was restored in 1988. Around 2007, the off-white house was painted orange. In 2016, the house, failing to sell, was being rented out. It was sold in 2017. In 2018, the house was painted and surrounded with dinosaur statues. The new owner also installed a "Yabba Dabba Doo" sign. In 2019, the City filed paperwork to get the sign and statues removed. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Laguna Niguel Mid-Century Residential Buildings:
Horizon House

International Tower
Long Beach, CA
34 58th Place
Long Beach, CA
International Tower is a 32-story tall apartment building. It was completed in 1966. It is now a condo building. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

The house at 34 58th Place was designed by Francis Heusel and built in 1954. By 2018, the building had been repainted beige and white. [map]

Sheats Apartments
Los Angeles, CA
The Sheats Apartments were designed by John Lautner and built in 1949. They were designed as housing for students at nearby UCLA. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Hauser Apartments
Los Angeles, CA
Hollywood Biltmore Apartments
Los Angeles, CA
The Hauser Apartments were built around 1958. The building was previously painted white with green trim. [map]

The Hollywood Biltmore Apartments were built in 1958 as the Hollywood Riviera Apartments. The building was designed by Kenneth N. Lind. For more, see this website. [map]

Silvertop House
Los Angeles, CA
The Silvertop House was designed by John Lautner and built from 1957-1963. The house is incredible inside and out. The photos here show only the backside of the house. The infinity pool is the first, or one of the first, in the country. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Garcia House
Los Angeles, CA
The Garcia House was designed by John Lautner and built in 1962. It is also known as the Rainbow House. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Chemosphere
Los Angeles, CA
Boat Houses
Los Angeles, CA
The Chemosphere, aka Malin Residence, was also designed by John Lautner. The octagonal, flying saucer like house was built in 1960. Its design was a solution to a steep hillside location. For more, see this website. [map]

The Boat Houses were designed by Harry Gesner and built in the late 1950s. They are about 25 feet wide. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

George Sturges House
Los Angeles, CA
The George Sturges House was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. It was built in 1939. The house is made of concrete, steel, brick and redwood. John Lautner was hired to oversee the construction. For more, see this website. [map]

Los Banos Mid-Century Residential Buildings:
Fawcett House