Home Of The Week
1575 Carla Ridge
An architectural masterpiece with a celebrity pedigree, loads of mid-century character and up-to-date eco-smart features, this prime Trousdale residence embodies privacy, harmony and luxury. Open concept living welcomes indoor-outdoor entertaining and a relaxed lifestyle, with expansive spaces, seamless flow, walls of glass, beamed ceilings, and non-stop canyon and ocean views.
From the gated courtyard entry, a Neoporte front door opens to a mezzanine-level foyer, with both a staircase and a glass elevator serving the main level above and the plaza level below. The main gallery level features the combined dining room, step-down living room with stacked-stone fireplace, family room with a dual-sided fireplace, elegant office, library, and a sensational chef’s kitchen with island, breakfast bar, verde quartz countertops, and butler’s pantry/bar. The bedrooms are also on the main level. The master suite is a resort-worthy getaway, with tremendous views, fireplace, a seating area and a private terrace. The huge master bath has jewel-like glass tiles, an over-sized steam shower, soaking tub, radiant heat in the porcelain floors, and dual walk-in closets with plenty of organized space.
The lower level features a spacious media room with a full bar and cork floors, plus a gym that opens onto the pool deck. The beautifully landscaped and lighted grounds evoke a tranquil, resort-like setting complete with covered pavilion and open patios, solar-heated pool, viewing deck with fire feature, a fountain, and a meditation garden, all overlooking the serene canyon and ocean vistas, with daily sunset panoramas.
Additional green features include skylights, photovoltaic electric panels, ventless fireplaces fueled by eco-friendly bio-ethanol, thermal glass double-glazed UV windows with motorized shades, and bamboo floors. Airy and luminous, this is a gorgeous and livable estate with gallery walls suitable for an impressive art collection and inspiring views every day of the year.