2404 Laurel Avenue, Manhattan Beach, CA
Meticulous Mid-Century Modern on Laurel Bluff in the Manhattan Beach Tree Section! Offering 5 bedrooms (including a media room) and 4 baths, the 3,371 square foot floor-plan boasts a new Gourmet kitchen featuring polished black marble countertops with "marine fossils" and rosewood accents, plus a Thermador stove, Miele dishwasher, Grohe faucets, and Blanco sink, built-in breakfast nook, connecting to a light-filled family room. The formal living room, with a wood burning fireplace and high ceilings, opens up to a beautifully landscaped backyard which is the perfect oasis for entertaining and relaxing. This stunning home also offers a formal, step-up elegant dining room. The home includes a master suite, which was added in 2005, with a spacious walk-in closet, spa bath, fireplace, and private covered balcony. It also offers a second master suite, which is ideal for visiting family or guests, along with two beautiful bedrooms with custom California closets. Other fine amenities include surround sound throughout, solid hardwood floors, rosewood accents, glass tile, marble, custom oak cabinetry and much more. Beside the garage, sits an extra storage room. Situated off a semi-private driveway just off Laurel Avenue, privacy is further perfected by a gated entry, and is complemented by landscape lights, privacy hedges, French doors and a meditation garden that accentuates this amazing estate.
The first downtown building was built by Merrill around 1901.