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2535 E. Chevy Chase Dr. Glendale | Most Expensive Home Sold October 2022

In October 2022, the most expensive home sold was 2535 E. Chevy Chase Dr. Glendale  The renowned Lloyd Wright’s Derby House was initially listed for $2,995,000. It sold in one hundred forty days for $2,885,000. The seller purchased this unique home in 2016 for $2,335,000. Lloyd Wright was the eldest son of the esteemed architect Frank Lloyd Wright.

2535 E Chevy Chase Dr Glendale

MLS remarks for 2535 E. Chevy Chase Dr. Glendale, read: Proof of funds and pre-approval required before showing. He was presenting one of Lloyd Wright’s strongest achievements, the Derby House. Built-in 1926, this well-preserved and system upgraded residence showcases his genius of integrating nature and building. the pre-cast concrete ornamentation adorning this home is of Mayan inspiration. The garage & fireplace grates, French door grills, and closets are abstract renderings of the yucca plants growing on the surrounding hills.

The Derby House is on the National Register of Historic Places. A double-storied living room features a fireplace with eight-foot-high wrought iron gates & the light dances through the blocks which overlook the mature oak trees in the garden. The hexagonal dining room boasts a floor-to-ceiling fireplace and a large bay window with seating area. Four adjacent lots, included in the purchase price, bring the total lot size to 1.5 acres. Rare opportunity to own a piece of American Architectural significance.

Meanwhile, I had the pleasure of selling another of Lloyd Wright’s homes in the same Chevy Chase Canyon neighborhood. 2948 Graceland Way known as the Ellis R. Lewis House.

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  1. Nancy says:

    What an amazing home

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