Welcome to our weekly property digest, where we bring together the best homes for sale and rent across the world. This week, we have an A-frame cabin in Upstate New York and a midcentury home in Los Angeles among our discoveries.

An artist-in-residence compound in Los Angeles

Venice artist-in-residence compound by David Ming-Li Lowe lists for $4.45m
Photography: Cameron Carothers

2 bedrooms; 3,865 sq ft; $4.45m via The Value of Architecture
Architect, filmmaker and designer David Ming-Li Lowe designed this Venice artist-in-residence compound in the 1980s as an experimental live/work compound for creatives. Japanese elements are combined with industrial proportions at the lightbox Los Angeles home which is located just three blocks from Venice Beach beach. See inside.

A converted barn in Connecticut

Photography: Michael Bowman

4 bedrooms; 4,809 sq ft; $2.2m via William Pitt Sotheby’s Realty
Architect Henry Olko designed this barn conversion in Connecticut’s West Cornwall with rustic wooden beams and stone floors. The 1920s property been recently updated and comes with further conversion opportunities including a four-car garage that would be ideal for a studio, office, or guesthouse. The Connecticut property overlooks the Catskills and has 19 acres of land. Peek inside.

A midcentury home in Los Angeles

3 bedrooms; 3,382 sq ft; $2.9m via Sotheby’s Realty
Architect Matthew Leizer designed 21044 Waveview Drive in Los Angeles’s Topanga Canyon which is on the market for the first time ever. The midcentury home makes the most of its surrounding nature with walls of glass and expansive sun decks overlooking mature gardens and oak trees.

An A-frame cabin in New York

1 bedroom; 250 sq ft; $249,000 via Country House Realty
The Hubert A-Frame is surrounded by nature in New York’s Jeffersonville. The 250-sq-ft light-filled cabin has walls of glass that open onto a 150-sq-ft deck overlooking the lake. The ‘partially’ off-grid hut has electricity and a wood-burning stove.

A Victorian warehouse apartment in London

2 bedrooms; 1,931 sq ft; £2.1m via The Modern House
Local studio DSP Architecture overhauled this Grade II-listed Victorian warehouse conversion apartment in London’s Clerkenwell. The open-plan London property maximises light flow via gothic pointed-arch windows, white walls and white-painted oak floors.

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