Located in Brentwood’s lush, wooded area, this Mandeville Canyon post and beam architectural home is an idyllic space for creative expression. Recently featured in Architectural Digest, this mid-century home has been thoughtfully updated to maximize its original beauty while supplying stylish modern amenities. With walls of glass and views of mature greenery, it’s easy to be inspired by the tranquil setting of this oh-so-hip home.
The home was originally built in 1959 by Santa Monica surfer/board builder Matt Kivlin who became a well-known architect & builder. Kivlin designed more than 280 custom homes on the West Side including homes in Brentwood, Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Marina del Rey and Malibu. The property was updated by Claire Thomas, who has a unique approach to home transformation. From her food, design, and storytelling background, she brings her distinct creativity to this unique home.