When it was built in 1969, this home in Wilton Manors, FL, was a nondescript duplex. Now, after an extensive and smart remodel, it’s one of the most unique midcentury modern homes in the area. It was listed for $695,000 earlier this year before a buyer snagged it.
Award-winning architect Dan Duckham, an understudy of Frank Lloyd Wright, helped the property’s previous owner renovate the duplex, transforming it into a large, airy, single-family abode. The face-lift was finished in 1999, and the home continues to stand out as a piece of art in the neighborhood.
“There’s really nothing like it in this area,” says listing agent Johnathan Ibarra-Blackmoon.
After being reimagined as a 2,074-square-foot residence, the four-bedroom home has “been featured in a few magazines,” says Ibarra-Blackmoon. It was also featured on the popular TV series “Graceland.”
Unique tile flooring and exposed beams run throughout the home. Floor-to-ceiling windows open to a picturesque backyard with a heated pool and palm trees.
Pops of color and an array of woods, metals, tiles, and stone fill every space, giving the home a one-of-a-kind interior that remains true to Florida and to its midcentury roots.
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