13015 Skyline, Oakland

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Today we feature a beautifully detailed Bay Region modernist residence designed by John Ostwald. The home is made up of two wings oriented around a towering central living space which itself is built around a skylight-surrounded hearth from which the entire structure seems to radiate. It is an exceptional room even by Ostwald’s high standards. Here he has created a home where the centrality of the hearth is not just a vague ideal, it is built into the very fabric of the structure.

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Edificionado is an Oakland-based real estate brokerage specializing in architecturally and historically significant homes. BRE 01883790
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