Posted on 03-14-2017 by Joe Marcotte
Designed by noted organic architect Kendrick Bangs Kellogg, this La Jolla home is currently listed at $3,495,000. That's actually down nearly $400,000 from where it started several months ago. This stunning three bedroom and three bath La Jolla home ... Read more
Designed by noted organic architect Kendrick Bangs Kellogg, this La Jolla home is currently listed at $3,495,000. That's actually down nearly $400,000 from where it started several months ago. This stunning three bedroom and three bath La Jolla home offers nearly 3400 ft.² and a 300° oceanview sitting on a .9 acre site on the edge of Pottery Canyon.
Kendrick Bangs Kellogg is the pioneering architect behind Joshua trees high desert house, the chart House restaurant chain and Maui's Onion House. This home was designed in 1978 for internationally renowned reproductive endocrinologist Samuel Yen. Setting a .91 acre Canyon rim lot, this gorgeously designed three bedroom and 2 1/2 bath home has the most amazing wood structure and design anything in the area. It offers undulating laminated wood roof trusses, sculptural port forms concrete, geometric tile and a helical staircase of glass three stories high.
That's just inside; there's also a sauna, central atrium, multiple walls of glass and three decks to take advantage of the beautiful ocean and Canyon views. Why hasn't this home sold? Were not actually sure. The home has been featured in many professional publications, videos, and on HGTV. The home epitomizes art and architecture. Gorgeous Douglas for arched beams, effective skylights and magnificent views are all prominent in this one-of-a-kind, custom home. It offers for non-garage parking spaces and a driveway, one fireplace in the living room and is required to have some regulations long coastal commissions. Part of the San Diego school district, homeowners are in some of the best school zones in the entire San Diego County area. The Torrey Pines Elementary school which boost the 10 out of 10 is less than a half a mile away. The Muirlands middle school and the La Jolla high school are about 2 miles and also come in with top scores. La Jolla Shores and La Jolla Village are just a few miles from this property nestled between La Jolla scenic Drive and Torrey Pines Road. For more information or to schedule a private showing of this fantastic custom listing contact our office today.