Ultramodern name of one of "The Simpsons" creators
• Ultra-modern name of one of the creators of "The Simpsons"
After his death in March 2015 of colon cancer Sam Simon - one of the creators of "The Simpsons" - his estate in Los Angeles, it was put up for sale for $ 18 million. Real estate on the land plot of 0, 6 hectares includes two homes: a chic, contemporary and historic mansion house designed by Richard Neutra, built in 1948.
Proceeds from the sale of real estate will be directed to charity.
Both houses - designed by Neutra (right) and a modern main house (left) - are located in the stunningly green surroundings Pacific Palisades, California.
Home Neutra area of 186 square meters. 1948 meters of construction is one of the 34 that were built as part of the research program of Case Study House Program. To date, only 21 such house.
Then Neutra built this residence for Stuart Bailey and Lucia, creating a clean and contrasting the living room, including a huge glass floor to ceiling.
Glass became the center of his project, he used a very large sheets, which could be found to create halftones sliding glass door leading to the terrace.
Features mahogany fully used in the dining room to create a warm and welcoming space for eating.
The glass from floor to ceiling thanks to a stunning view of the garden, were also installed in the bedrooms.
The original design included a residence only two bedrooms, but after Bailey's family grew, Neutra added additional bedrooms, which have been linked to the main house an indoor track.
Next is the main house of Simon.
Inside there is a large glass sculpture by Dale Chihuly American sculptor, which hangs at the entrance.
Built in 2010, modern house includes a ceiling height which in some places reaches 7, 5 meters.
In total there are five bedrooms with beautiful windows that connect the space with nature, through which sunlight penetrates easily.
The house also nine elegant bathrooms.
In the courtyard there is a beautiful cascading infinity pool. It is located between the two houses.
In the garden there is a jacuzzi in stone.
For many years, Simon attracted architects and restorers to save design Neutra. Today the property offers complete privacy for its inhabitants.