Sited on a large view parcel, Bestor perfectly blends the dwellings with the early 20th-century craftsman homes of the neighborhood while giving a solid nod to modernism.
Clad in fiber-cement and standing-steam metal, the near black and white buildings are arranged around a “living street, also known as a woonerf, a central landscaped courtyard that serves a variety of uses.”
Inside, tall and expansive windows throughout take full advantage of views and light while maintaining a sense of privacy in the communal environment.
The main level opens to the living room, kitchen, and dining area with custom lighting, white oak flooring, custom cabinetry, a walk-in pantry, a half bath, and built-in bookshelves.
Upstairs you’ll find the primary suite, two additional bedrooms, a hall bath, an office nook, and a laundry area. While the lower level contains a two-car garage with an attached studio/office.
Mia Lehrer + Assoc. landscaped the grounds with Afghan pine and honey locust trees, Mexican elderberry, lavender, and feather grass that are also found in nearby Elysian Park.
All of this and you’re close to local eats like Pollen, Ostrich Farm, and Dinette makes Blackbirds a winner amongst modernists.
Listed for $1.349 million.