Behind the Hedges: Charles Moore House Sold

Designed by Charles Moore
Designed by Charles Moore. Photo: Via Compass

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Remember this house? It hit the market back in March. By maverick postmodern architect Charles Moore, the place is far from ordinary. A magnificent two-story concrete fireplace anchors the home, while Moore’s interior planes form nooks and shelters for different activities. Donlyn Lyndon, professor of architecture at UC Berkeley, said, “Charles wanted to give people a chance to put their own things in and to discover different qualities in a place than the first, most obvious ones, rather than reducing architecture to something completely minimal that then people wander around in.” Interesting fenestration allows light to enter the home at different times of the day. Read more at

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