Jan 19, 2017 | Montclair Manor

Mid-Century Montclair Manor in Wheaton

Montclair Manor, a complex of 64 mid-century modern flat-roof townhouse condos in Wheaton, was designed by local architectural firm Bucher-Meyers & Associates and built in 1966. The cluster of two-level, three-bedroom townhomes are tucked just off Veirs Mills Road  around the corner from several Charles’s Goodman-designed mid-century modern neighborhood, Rock Creek Woods, Hammond Wood and Hammond […] Read More →

Neutra’s VDL House Named National Landmark

Good news for all of you Richard Neutra nuts. The modern master’s studio and residence in Silver Lake in Los Angeles was just named a National Historic Landmark. “The Neutra Studio and Residences (VDL Research H[...]

1966 ‘Decca’ by Davenport in Hollin Hills – $735K

After architect Charles M. Goodman stopped designing homes for Hollin Hills in 1960, the neighborhood’s developer, Robert Davenport, riffed off Goodman’s designs for some of the homes as he finished building[...]

Happy Holidays from Modern Capital

As the sun prepares to set on 2016, I wanted to wish everyone a Merry  Christmas, Happy Hanukkah and a happy and healthy New Year. I am very thankful for everyone who reads the site and follows the work I am doing here [...]

1953 Mid-Century Ranch in Pine Spring – $475K

Here’s a recently listed atomic ranch in Pine Spring in Falls Church. Listed for $475K.  The 3 bed/1 bath 1953 mid-century ranch is 1,066 square feet and features the neighborhoods’s signature wood-beamed [...]

Goodman ‘Hickory Cluster’ Townhome in Reston – $412K

Here’s a recently listed mid-century modern townhome in Reston by Charles Goodman. When the late Robert Simon started developing Reston as a modern planned community in the early 1960s, he asked Goodman to design [...]

Goodman for Rent in Hammond Wood; Open House Dec. 10

This architecturally significant and well-maintained Charles Goodman-designed mid-century modern home for rent is located in the heavily treed and serene Hammond Wood subdivision, which is listed on the National Register[...]

Herman Miller Mecca in NYC

Since the shopping season is now upon us, Eames, Nelson and Noguchi fans should plan a pilgrimage to New York to pay homage in the recently opened Herman Miller flagship store on Park Avenue. It is Herman Miller’s [...]

Modern To-Dos for the Holiday Weekend

If you have modernist family and friends coming into town for the holiday weekend, there are number of new exhibits to explore, including at the recently reopened I.M. Pei-designed East Building galleries of the Nationa[...]