$2.6 Million Homes in Louisiana, California and Illinois

By Julie Lasky Los Angeles | $2.55 Million A mid-century-modern apartment complex with three units and a total of six bedrooms and four and a half bathrooms, on a 5,515-square-foot lot Craig Ellwood — a self-taught architectural designer who broke into the big leagues when he was commissioned to design three Case Study houses —… Keep reading

6 beautiful homes by notable architects

Los Angeles. Modernist Craig Ellwood completed the Courtyard Apartments, four interlocking residences, for television host Roy Maypole in 1953. Designed as a case study and constructed from steel, glass, and brick, the complex drew international praise. It has been restored and reconfigured as three two-bedroom apartments, each with private patio, fireplace, floor-to-ceiling glass walls, and… Keep reading

Case Study Designer Craig Ellwood’s Landmarked Courtyard Apartments List for $2.85M

By Kathryn M. The building was originally designed in the ’50s as four interlocking flats for celebrity TV host Roy Maypole. For the first time in 15 years, Craig Ellwood’s Courtyard Apartments are back on the market. Built between 1952 and ’53, the residence was originally created as four interlocking apartments for celebrity television host… Keep reading

Landmarked courtyard complex in Hollywood by Craig Ellwood seeks $3.25M

By Pauline O’Connor Up for sale for the first time in 15 years is Los Angeles Historic-Cultural Monument No. 801, Craig Ellwood’s Courtyard Apartments. Located in the heart of Hollywood at 1570 La Baig Avenue, a block or so east of NeueHouse, the complex was commissioned by television producer and host Roy Maypole, and earned the Case Study House designer… Keep reading

7 beautiful homes in Southern California

By Loren Talbot Los Angeles. The Smith House, built by Craig Ellwood in 1958 and restored by architect Jim Tyler in 2018, sits on a hill, and when its glass walls are illuminated at night it appears to float in the landscape. A floor-to-ceiling brick fireplace separates the T-shaped home’s two bedrooms from the main… Keep reading