Greenport, N.Y. | $1.295 Million
A 1930s transformed business constructing with one bed room, one rest room, a 2,100-square-foot studio house and an adjoining cottage, on a four,356-square-foot lot
As soon as the neighborhood laundry facility for Greenport, a fishing village on the North Fork of Lengthy Island, the property was later the studio of Rob Pruitt, an artist who bought it, in 2006, to Clay Weiner, a author and director for tv, movie and promoting. Mr. Pruitt oversaw its most up-to-date renovations right into a live-work house.
The property is a block east of the seafood eating places, pizzerias, galleries and boutiques of Important Avenue and a simple stroll to the harbor, carousel and ferry to Shelter Island. Journey time from Manhattan is about two hours by automotive. There may be additionally direct bus and prepare transportation (the stations are close to the ferry terminal, a couple of half-mile away).
Dimension: four,400 sq. toes
Value per sq. foot: $294
Indoors: The vine-covered predominant constructing is entered via a shiny inexperienced door. The studio is on the concrete-floored floor degree and has 14-foot ceilings with uncovered ducts, and a small room with a bathe.
A picket staircase with a railing shaped from a tree department rises to a double-height second-floor residing house. This room has hardwood flooring and a partial greenhouse ceiling supported by uncovered trusses. At one finish is a seating space with a collection of closets and a wall of open shelving. The bed room is an enclosed house to the aspect. On the different finish of the big room is a kitchen with a chrome steel sink and a desk coated in butcher block that serves as an island. The toilet is in a central quantity that helps the loft; it has a claw-foot tub and a pedestal sink.
A ladder rises to the loft house, the place there’s sufficient room to construct one other bed room or two.
The neighboring cottage incorporates a single vaulted room with uncovered beams and a concrete ground. A kitchenette contains a chrome steel sink, plywood cupboards and a four-burner vary.
Outside house: The sitting space in the principle home opens to a raised outside deck. A paved courtyard connects the 2 homes within the again. Parking is on avenue.
Taxes: $10,104 (based mostly on a tax evaluation of $7,100)
Contact: Bridget Elkin, Sotheby’s Worldwide Realty, 516-330-6086; sothebysrealty.com
Shaker Heights, Ohio | $1.25 Million
A 1924 Tudor Revival home with six bedrooms, three full loos and two half loos, on a zero.35-acre lot with lake views
Bloodgood Tuttle, an architect who labored on 9 properties for the Van Sweringen household that based Shaker Heights, designed this brick-and-stucco home on Inexperienced Lake — considered one of solely 18 riparian residences within the Cleveland suburb. It’s considered one of three of Mr. Tuttle’s collaborations with Albert Metzger, an elite builder. (Estimated unique value: $28,00zero, or $569,764 in 2020 dollars.)
The home is a couple of mile north of the municipal courtroom and library and about two miles northwest of the Van Aken District, a mixed-used improvement with boutiques, eating places and markets. The world abounds with parks, and the general public faculty system has an Worldwide Baccalaureate program that extends from prekindergarten via 12th grade. The home is a block from a prepare to Cleveland (downtown is about eight miles west).
Dimension: 5,987 sq. toes
Value per sq. foot: $209
Indoors: Constructed on a number of ranges, the property has unique, ornate options which were preserved and restored. (Air-conditioning was additionally lately put in.)
The formal entrance entrance shows wrought-iron gates, with a lantern and an oriel window overhead. The gates open to an exterior vestibule. Past the entrance door is a 32.5-foot-long lobby lined in polished millwork, lighted with brass sconces and topped by an ornamental plaster ceiling. A wall of leaded-glass home windows inset with stained-glass vignettes overlooks the double-height library on the extent beneath.
The lobby leads on the left to a lounge with three partitions of casement home windows and a distinct segment with built-in benches and a lately up to date fuel hearth. Turning proper from the entrance door takes you to a eating room with wraparound home windows on two partitions and a built-in china cupboard. The adjoining eat-in kitchen, reworked in 2017 by earlier homeowners, has darkish wooden cabinetry (together with a two-level island) with granite counters and a slate-tile ground. A morning room off the kitchen provides lake views, as does almost each room in the home.
The library is a half-level beneath the principle one, with a beamed ceiling, open shelving, an ornamental plaster frieze and glass pendant lamps hanging from crimson velvet ropes. The sellers added a fuel range.
A half-flight beneath the library is a media room that features a sitting space with a fuel hearth. This degree additionally has a powder room, a laundry room and a mechanicals room, in addition to entry to the storage.
The master bedroom is within the east wing, over the lounge, and takes up absolutely half of the second ground. Passing via a 15-foot-long dressing room with 5 closets, you attain a 19-foot-long bed room with a fuel hearth and a walk-in closet. The en suite marble rest room was reworked this yr with heated flooring, a heated towel rack, a glass-walled bathe, a soaking tub and a conceit with double sinks. The toilet additionally connects to a research or nursery with French doorways opening to a Juliet balcony overlooking the lake. This room contains a big closet with laundry hookups.
Two further second-floor bedrooms share a newly up to date rest room with ceramic-tile flooring and a bathtub with a removable bathe head.
The third ground incorporates two bedrooms — one virtually 24 toes lengthy — a full rest room and in depth cupboard space, together with a cedar closet.
Outside house: The library and media room open to massive, paved patios overlooking the lake. The patios are on totally different ranges however have been lately related with a brief flight of stairs. Backyard beds in back and front are planted with perennials and surrounded by luxuriant lawns. Parking is in an connected two-car storage.
Taxes: $35,391 (2019)
Contact: Melanie Sweeney, Keller Williams Better Metropolitan, 216-288-0199; melaniesweeney.kw.com
Santa Monica, Calif. | $1.29 Million
A two-bedroom, two-bathroom unit in a 1980 condominium constructing with ocean views
This house is on the third ground of a 144-unit improvement within the Ocean Park neighborhood, a mile and a half south of the Santa Monica Pier. It’s throughout the road from the waterfront Ocean View Park and fewer than a half-mile up the shore from Venice Seashore. Important Avenue buying is a block east. Downtown Los Angeles is 16.5 miles east.
Dimension: 1,250 sq. toes
Value per sq. foot: $1,zero32
Indoors: The unit’s place throughout the complicated, dealing with a break within the constructing in entrance of it, offers it an ocean view denied to different condos on the identical ground. The entrance door opens to a beige ceramic-tile hallway that extends previous the kitchen and continues right into a residing and eating room with a fuel hearth embellished with Spanish-inspired figurative tiles, subsequent to built-in bookshelves.
The L-shaped kitchen has blonde wooden cupboards with pale blue counter tops and a skylight. A breakfast bar creates a divider between this room and the eating part. There may be additionally a small desk space.
The primary bed room has wooden floors, ocean views and entry to a rest room with a stand-alone bathtub and bathe. The second bed room is paired with a rest room with a mixed tub and bathe and is subsequent to a laundry area of interest with a stacked washer and dryer.
Outside house: Sliding-glass doorways in the lounge and bigger bed room open to a balcony. Condominium facilities embrace a swimming pool, billiard room, three spas, an electrical-vehicle charging station and a doorman. The unit comes with two side-by-side parking areas; visitor parking can be obtainable.
Taxes: $16,125 (estimated), plus a $1,050 month-to-month house owner payment
Contact: Keri White, the Company, 310-804-4011; theagencyre.com