As we adapt to spending more time at home, day dreams of hyper helpful (and entertaining) at-home amenities begin to dance in our heads. From the comfort of your couch, we’re bringing you an inside look into great properties with cool modern conveniences—from chef-inspired kitchens to sports courts and home theaters.
18 DOVETAIL LANE
Take time to perfect your serve on this 2.45-acre estate’s private tennis pavilion, then practice some free throws on the basketball court. A few guests can settle into the standalone guest house and join in for screenings in the Harry Potter-themed movie theatre or Bordeaux tastings in the wine cellar room in the main estate. 18 Dovetail Lane is represented by Gus Ruelas.
1725 ORLANDO ROAD
This French-style estate is filled with modern, refreshing conveniences inside and out. Arrive to a front courtyard surrounded by mature oaks and fruit trees and head into the bright, updated kitchen equipped with a large, stone-topped eat-in island, professional-grade stainless steel appliances and wine fridge. In the backyard, find a large lap pool, attached spa and private tennis court—all great for keeping fit and recuperating. A covered outdoor kitchen is outfitted with a barbecue and ample of space for an open-air meal. This 8,322-square-foot estate is represented by Gus Ruelas, Farrah Brittany and Stephanie DeCarlo.
22889 CANYON VIEW ROAD
Located on a private cul-de-sac, this 7,322-square-foot contemporary estate in Diamond Bar has a chef-inspired kitchen designed with generous granite countertops and a bounty of stainless steel appliances —all meant to make meals seamless, from start to finish. Looking for a little exercise? Hop into the backyard lap pool and come up for air to take in views of the canyons below. This estate is located in the prestigious gated community, The Country, and represented by Greg Stangl and Arrington Williams.
134 N. SAN RAFAEL AVENUE
Bright, warm and welcoming, this three-level Pasadena home is made for comfy nights (and days) in. Located amidst lush natural beauty across from the prestigious Annandale Golf Club, this modern-style Spanish estate features an updated kitchen and breakfast area that opens to a private patio and garden. Enjoy a cup of tea or coffee in the oversized living room beside the fireplace, or soak in stunning treetop views from the family room, which opens to an elevated balcony overlooking the stone patio with a spa and putting green. This four-bedroom, four-bathroom estate is represented by Rita J. Whitney.