Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

A mid-century modern masterpiece by Neutra that was slated for demolition. Here at The Mansfield Group, MCM is our favorite style - so glad for people that rescue these architectural and historic gems!

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

Situated on the eastern end of the residence, the master bedroom boasts a mitered glass corner window that overlooks a koi pond and a Live Oak tree.

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

In the mid-fifties, modern residential architecture was suspect in the Eastern San Gabriel Valley. The Roberts family requested a ranch house, but Neutra steered his clients towards his vision.

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

After a two-year restoration, this Richard Neutra-designed home with walls of glass has emerged looking drop-dead gorgeous.

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

To the north is a view of Mt. Baldy and the San Gabriel Mountains, which become snow-capped peaks in the winter.

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

Ten of Neutra's signature spider-leg supports jut out from the house. Benjamin Moore's Coconut Grove and Van Buren Brown were applied to the exterior.

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

Neutra // J.M. Roberts Residence

Beautifully restored Neutra in West Covina returns asking $1.8M

Originally sited on 14 acres of avocado and lime trees, the residence was designed by Richard Neutra for James Roberts, a successful businessman in the manufacturing business, and his wife in A horse and several sheep roamed the property.


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