California Mid-Century Modern Residential Buildings (page 4)

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Bowler House
Palos Verdes Estates, CA
Davidson House
Alpine, CA
International Tower
Long Beach, CA
The Bowler House was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. It is sometimes referred to as the Bird of Paradise House. It was built in 1963. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

The Davidson House was built by Jim Hubbell in 1972. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

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]

34 58th Place
Long Beach, CA
The house at 34 58th Place was designed by Francis Heusel and built in 1954. [map]

apartment buildings
Signal Hill, CA
These apartment buildings are side-by-side on E. 32nd St. They were apparently all built by the same developer in 1963. [map]

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

Lovell Beach House
Newport Beach, CA
Although built in 1926, I'll include the Lovell Beach House in this section anyway. The building's use of concrete as well as abstract and linear forms appeal to lovers of mid-century modern architecture. This house was designed by Rudolf M. Schindler. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]

Robert & Helene Alexander House
Palm Springs, CA
The Robert & Helene Alexander House was designed by Palmer & Krisel and built in 1960. The house was also known as the House of Tomorrow and the Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway. Elvis and Priscilla stayed at the house in 1967. The house is built on three levels with four perfect circles. There are no square rooms. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Abe & Marion Schwartz House
Palm Springs, CA
The Abe & Marion Schwartz House was designed by Hal Levitt and built in 1965. For more, see this website. [map]

Miles C. Bates House
Palm Desert, CA
The Miles C. Bates House was designed by Walter S. White and built in 1955. It is also known as the "Wave House" because of its wavy roof which mimics the mountains behind the house. In 2018, the house was sold at auction by the City of Palm Desert to architects who plan to restore the house. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]

Salerno House
Del Mar, CA
The Salerno House was designed by Daniel N. Salerno as his personal residence. It was built in 1965. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, and 3. [map]

Midglen Way House & Studio
Woodside, CA
The Midglen Way House & Studio was designed by Bill Patrick who apprenticed at Taliesen West. It was completed in 1952. [map]

Carpinteria, CA
These round Houses are next door to each other. They were built in 1973. [map]

More California Mid-Century Residential Buildings:
Horizon House (Laguna Niguel)
Fawcett House (Los Banos)
Nolan House (Oakland)
Eichler Network (northern California)
house (Sacramento)

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