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Mid-Century Home wants to be the most comprehensive resource about mid-century design and architecture and to tell the story of their protagonists.
Here, you will find our selection of mid-century homes that we hope will inspire and delight you.
With this selection of iconic homes built across the globe, United States, Australia, Europe and South America, we aim to bring you the most refined mid-century homes and architecture, that contributed to make mid-century modern and modernist architecture so popular and loved across the 20th century up to today.
Not so Fast and Furious – Jason Statham’s Midcentury Home
British actor Jason Statham bought this midcentury butterfly roof home in an enviable location just above Sunset Boulevard, one of the most iconic places in Los Angeles.
A 1958 Californian Midcentury is Elevated to Improve the Indoor-Outdoor Connection
This original 1958 midcentury home in Hermosa Beach, California, was updated with the addition of a butterfly roof, and a rooftop deck.
A Lautner Home is Restored without any Stylistic Imprint of Contemporary Design
Architects was commissioned by a film director and his philanthropist wife to renovate and modernize the iconic Wolff House in West Hollywood, designed in 1961 by the visionary architect, John Lautner, for concert pianist and interior decorator Marco Wolff.
A Forgotten Dark and Claustrophobic Colorado MidCentury gets a Light and Open Update
Clients enlisted architects to help them select an appropriate midcentury home to fit their modern-day needs and also to reinvent its almost forgotten existence into a modernist retreat.
This Renovation Honors the Californian Architecture and Brings in Modern Materials
“Mid Century Modern Resto-vation” best describes the why and the what for this iconic original Carter Sparks designed and Streng Brothers built transformation, located on the American River in Sacramento, CA.
This Ranch House Renovation Overlays the New Century with Mid-Century
Taliesin Fellow Frederick Liebhardt designed the Bishop Ranch House in 1962 for the Bishop family, at inland Monterey County.
A Forgotten Midcentury Home is Restored to its Roots
When Mid-Century enthusiasts purchased the original 1800sf home in Austin, Texas, it had long been forgotten about and was nearly re-claimed by the native vegetation of an adjacent creek.
A Cliff May “Dream Home” Brought Back to Life
This home in Lafayette, California, was designed by celebrated architect Cliff May – renowned for developing the surburban post-war “dream home”.
Wood and Exposed Structures are Highlights of this Midcentury Home
This is a rehabilitation of a midcentury home in Little Rock, Arkansas. Architects were brought in to bring this home back to life. We spoke with the Jennifer Herron, AIA, to learn more about the project.
A Zig-Zag Roof, Cedar Ceilings, and Exposed Steel Beams Drew are Highlights of this Midcentury Home
When this split-level bungalow in Toronto, Canada, designed in 1955 by British-born architect Basil Capes, was listed for sale architecture buffs Anda Kubis and her husband Dean Martin just had to take a look.
This House Sets the Standard for Modernist Restoration Across the World
Loader Monteith has carefully restored High Sunderland, the 1957 modernist icon designed by Peter Womersley for internationally-renowned textile designers Bernat and Margaret Klein, which required sensitive and complex restoration after weather and fire damage in 2017.
This Home Serves as a Defining Structure for Midcentury Architecture in Kansas
Nestled in a wooded, urban lot, in Lawrence, Kansas, this authentic midcentury modern home underwent an extensive renovation to modernize the surfaces and systems while preserving the charm and essence of the original structure.
With Little Left of the Original, this Midcentury Restoration Takes the Home Back to its Roots
The Fournier residence, located in Fairway, Kansas, was originally designed by Ralph Fournier, a well-known St Louis modern architect. The design was for a semi-prefabricated home for the Modular Homes Company based in St Louis.
A Portland Midcentury Remodel Incorporates Clean and Simple Lines
Boomerang House in Portland, Oregon, underwent a full remodel. We had the chance to speak with the architects of this renovation to learn more about this project and its challenges and end result.
Natural Materials Bring Warmth and Texture to this Midcentury Home
This home displays a class midcentury modern palette, through its layers of rich timber floorboards, to oak cabinetry and darker hues.
A Midcentury Home in LA gets a Japanese-Inspired Makeover
Perched on Palmero Drive and originally built in 1955, the newly reimagined 8,400-square-foot home unfolds against a backdrop of the iconic Los Angeles skyline.
This Midcentury House Renovation Showcases an Impressive Art Collection
This renovation honors the original open concept of the house while raising the level of the home with a crisp, more streamlined aesthetic.
This Midcentury Remodel Celebrates the Full Southern California Experience
This is the full remodel of a 1951 mid-century modern home in Los Angeles. A narrow living room, dining room, and den were combined and enlarged to create a new foyer and spacious great room open to the backyard.
A Significant and Thoughtful Conservation of a 1961 Jewel Box Home
Exemplifying spatial clarity and the hallmarks of pure geometry and materiality that would come to define his larger commissions, architect Louis I. Kahn’s Margaret Esherick House represents one of nine houses built from his designs.
Iconic 1950s Vegas Home is Restored to its Original Glory
This home is located in the historic Huntridge neighborhood in Las Vegas, Nevada and was built in 1958. We had the chance to tour the home and meet the owners during the Home + History Las Vegas Tour as part of Nevada Preservation.
Exposed Brick, Beams and Ceilings are a Highlight of this Midcentury Home
This 1963 midcentury home near Piestewa Peak was originally designed by Architect Fredrick Fleener as a McCall’s Magazine ‘Certified’ home.
This Sydney Renovation Takes Guidance from Californian Modernists
Nestled in the Upper North Shore of Sydney, this home fuses modernist influences with a signature sense of ease and adaptability.
Reviving a Midcentury Home in an Authentic and Design-Forward Way
This home in Encino, California, built in 1959, had just one original owner. Prior to the renovation, the home felt like a 1960s time capsule with wood paneling, bright red carpeted floors, and large tile retro flooring.
A Respectful Brazilian Modernist Home Renovation
The renovation project took place in one of the houses designed by Jorge Zalszupin, a Polish-born Brazilian architect who became an icon of Brazilian modernism.