The Modest Modern of Encino Village - Encino - Page 4

Encino Village of San Fernando Valley gains fame with its quirky mix of well-preserved architectural styles

Hopp has deep roots in architectural restoration, having restored a Craftsman bungalow in Pasadena, a Victorian home, and, with her family, an early 18th century Colonial in Massachusetts. "From that," she says, "I have a feeling for how people will feel about these houses 200 years from now."

Photos: John Eng; and courtesy University of Nevada Las Vegas (Special Collections)

• Encino Village is bordered by Louise Avenue on the west, the Sepulveda Basin Recreation Area on the east, Burbank Boulevard on the south and Oxnard Street on the north. For more information, visit the Encino Village website.