An iconic and legendary estate that will leave you in awe brings a rare and prestigious opportunity to acquire one of the most famous estates to ever stand. Now for absolute sale by Chapter 7 Trustee.
The Hearst Estate was built in 1927 and has been enjoyed by a multitude of celebrities, making it a prized property for collectors of the finest architecture. As the former residence of newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst, actress Marion Davies, and as the honeymoon hideaway for Jacqueline and John F. Kennedy, The Hearst Estate is anchored in American Legend and is a one-of-a-kind home that is truly a spectacular property.
Set at the end of one of the city’s longest private driveways, this home is a stunning tribute to its Architect, Gordon Kaufman. The main house with 8 bedrooms and 15 bathrooms enjoys a seemingly endless list of opulent living spaces to choose from. A formal living room is set under a soaring 22 ft arched hand-painted ceiling. The historic two-story wood-paneled library must be experienced in person along with the art-deco nightclub and two projection/screening rooms plus a billiards room with herringbone parquet floors and a fireplace reminiscent of Hearst Castle. These grand state public rooms and indoor/outdoor entertaining areas can comfortably accommodate up to 1,000 guests. Complimenting the main house, the ancillary improvements include 2 staff/guest apartments, a pool house, a tennis pavilion, and a two-story 5 bedroom gatehouse.
All this is set on 3.5 acres of private grounds with sun-soaked terraces, manicured lawns, waterfalls, and an Olympic-sized pool to linger by. You will live three blocks north of Sunset Boulevard and enjoy a life of pure luxury and elegance like no other. Come elevate your lifestyle to heights the rest can only imagine.
Photography by Jim Bartsch.
Co-listed with Gary Gold of Hilton & Hyland (CALDRE# 00813554) and Zizi Pak of Rodeo Realty (CALDRE# 00694610).