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Midcentury modern home by Eduard Dreier asks $875K

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Walls of glass are balanced by warm mahogany

An exterior view of a ranch-style house with stone walls, a thick flat roofline, and grass with a sidewalk leading to the house. Photos courtesy of Summit Sotheby’s International Realty

Love midcentury modern architecture? Check out this three-bedroom, three-bath home in Salt Lake City, Utah. The home was designed by Eduard Dreier, an architect with Bauhaus roots who attended school in Zurich before immigrating to the United States and becoming one of Utah’s great midcentury architects.

Dreier built many steel and glass residences for Salt Lake’s high-end communities, refining his skill to include large windows, flat rooflines, a mix of structural materials, and a relentless attention to detail. In this 3,693-square-foot home in the Federal Heights neighborhood, Dreier designed an exterior with sculpted roofline, a unique stone and wood facade, and mature Zen gardens.

Inside, an open floor plan balances walls of glass with warm mahogany built-ins throughout. Thoughtful indoor-outdoor living is paramount; multiple side patios and the front porch integrate the living spaces to the outdoors. Other perks include a two-car garage, laundry room, and a private office that enjoys midday sun. 1336 East Arlington Drive is on the market now for $875,000.

A dining room has a wooden table with orange chairs, a chandelier, and large walls of glass that open to a patio.
The dining room sits next to a sitting room with built-ins and sliding doors that open to a patio.
A living room has a fireplace, white coffee table, and contemporary couches and rugs.
A fireplace takes center stage in the living room, while more walls of glass provide plenty of light.
A kitchen has oak cabinets, black appliances, and speckled counter tops.
The kitchen has been updated over time.
A plaid bed comforter sits on a bed in a white room.
One of three bedrooms in the house, this one with large windows.
Plastic outdoor furniture sits underneath a covered stone patio.
A covered patio showcases Dreier’s plan for indoor-outdoor living.