San Marino home of late SpongeBob creator Stephen Hillenburg seeks $4 million

By Sandra Barrera The San Marino midcentury-modern home of the late “SpongeBob SquarePants” creator Stephen Hillenburg is on the market for $4 million. Designed by Case Study architectural firm Buff, Straub and Hensman in 1959 and later remodeled, the 3,795-square-foot post and beam known as the Thompson-Moseley House has four bedrooms and bathrooms, a walk-in bar hideaway… Keep reading

The Thompson Moseley House | Quintessential 1959 Buff, Straub & Hensman Post And Beam

Gently sited on more than half an acre on a slight knoll, The Thompson Moseley House, built in 1959 – represents the pivotal and seminal early pitched roof “post and beam” work by Buff, Straub & Hensman. Exceptional restoration, true to its original design and modernized by Space Int’l, it capitalizes on today’s desired style… Keep reading

5 Los Angeles Open Houses You Can Tour Virtually

By Pauline O’Connor 999 Buckingham Place, Pasadena 91105 Specs: 4 bedrooms, 3.25 bathrooms; 3,387 square feet Asking price: $2.997 million Description: Sharing a small cul-de-sac street in the South Arroyo neighborhood with just two other properties, this walled residence was built in the early ’80s by Buff, Smith and Hensman. Distinctive features include double entry doors flanked by… Keep reading

Case Study firm’s post-and-beam home lists for $2.2 million in Pasadena

By Sandra Barrera A two-story glass and wood pavilion, designed in 1957 by Case Study architecture firm Buff, Straub and Hensman and restored, has hit the market in Pasadena’s Poppy Peak Historic District. The asking price is $2.125 million. Within 1,885 square feet of the early post and beam structure, known as the Thomson Residence… Keep reading

Dazzling mid-century in Pasadena’s Poppy Peak district asks $2.1M

By Elijah Chiland Tucked into a tree-filled lot on architecture-rich Poppy Peak Drive, this Pasadena home was designed in 1957 by prolific architectural firm Buff, Straub, and Hensman. It’s a prime example of the firm’s modernist style, with a simple post-and-beam structure that frames spacious and open interiors. A downstairs living room flows into a dining area and… Keep reading

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