Exquisite Modern in Mission Hills

Spectacular prestigious Mission Hills mid-century modern home designed by California architects in 1960. The architectural integrity still exists today with the multitude of updates that the current owner has made. The soaring ceilings accentuate the large volume of space and openness over the entire living space. Rare to find the original architects intent still intact for today's modern owner. The massive floor to ceiling windows and doors truly integrate indoor and outdoor seamless living which has made mid-century modern living so incredibly desirable.

The inspiration of this fine home lives through the early modern architects of Frank Lloyd Wright's designed Falling Water, Mies van der Rohe's designed Farnsworth House and Philip Johnson's Glass House. All perfectly blending the best of Modernism throughout the decades.

The copper entry doors and details were designed by Gabriella Polony Mountain, acclaimed metalsmith artist. The exhibit space at the Kansas City Public Library, Central Branch is named in her honor.

The current owners have painstackingly restored and updated this modern gem. There are 2 fireplaces, casual and formal secluded living spaces, a stunning high-end chef's kitchen, redesigned modern Master Suite and updated mechanicals for years of enjoyment. A rare drive-through garage greets the owner everyday for convenience and ease.

True to the modern legacy, every room opens to a patio terrace that gently surrounds the entire home continuing the superb integration of inside and outside living. True to form and it's rich historic legacy, 2400 W. 70th is waiting for the next lucky steward, be a part of history and call it yours!

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Living Room

The Family Room is perfect for watching the latest movies. The entertainment alcove is 10 feet wide for the largest of televisions, bring on the movies! Easy access to the patio are steps away so entertaining is seamless. The vaulted ceilings also lend wonderful architectural interest.

Kitchen

The all new "chef's" kitchen will please every chef in your family. Tremendous storage and counter space for multiple prep chefs. The fireplace adds ambiance and room for kitchen helpers. The adjoining patio is a natural for the outdoor kitchen barbeque.

Master Suite

The current owner totally redesigned the Master Suite. You will notice wonderful closet space and the modern bath will delight every owner. The seamless shower is designed for total convenience and ease. Separated from the other bedrooms affords total privacy and seclusion with sweeping views of the adjoining patios.

Master Suite

The current owner totally redesigned the Master Suite. You will notice wonderful closet space and the modern bath will delight every owner. The seamless shower is designed for total convenience and ease. Separated from the other bedrooms affords total privacy and seclusion with sweeping views of the adjoining patios.

Guest Rooms

The Guest Rooms share a totally modern bath. Generous closet spaces with ease to their patios. The third bedroom has been designed with the ultimate Zen attitude. Had a hard day? This room will bring you calmness and clarity.

Drive Through Garage

Fall in love with the drive through garage. A garage door on the front and rear allows you to drive in one side and out the other. Total fun, convenience and ease. It even has a vaulted ceiling to carry through the style of the house.

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Bob Myers, Broker, CLHMS, CRS, GRI


Bob Myers so has been called the "Ambassador of Modern" by his loyal clients. He has sold historic homes by Louis Curtiss, Frank Lloyd Wright Bruce Goff, Marcel Breuer and Don Drummond as well as many current architects and builders of modernism. The reputation of Bob's team with their loyal client base is build on the ability to listen, connect and deliver.

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