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Represented by Luxury Portfolio affiliate Hilton & Hyland, the legendary Beverly House in Beverly Hills, Calif., is sited on approximately 3.7 flat acres atop a private knoll three blocks from Sunset Boulevard. In addition to hosting John and Jacqueline Kennedy during their honeymoon, Beverly House also played a character in the classic movies “The Godfather” and “The Bodyguard.” The property is offered for $115,000,000.
Architect Gordon Kaufmann designed this legendary masterpiece of luxury real estate. Built of terra-cotta stucco, the H-shaped residence features a perfect combination of Spanish and Italian style, with intricately carved ceilings and paneled walls, French doors, balconies, arched ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows, which overlook the famous cascading waterfalls to the pool and the Venetian columns beyond the pool house.
Publishing magnate William Randolph Hearst moved to Beverly House in the late 1940s from his San Simeon estate and spent the remainder of his life there. The main level includes a 50-foot entry hall with loggia, a living room with 22-foot high arched and detailed ceilings, and the famed library with hand carved woodwork and staircase leading to second story wrap-around balcony and bookshelves.
The billiard room contains herringbone parquet floors and a massive carved stone fireplace mantel from San Simeon. There is also a formal dining room, breakfast room, and family room with outdoor terrace accommodating up to 400 for sit-down dining.
A garden level contains an art-deco nightclub, wine cellar, and one of two projection rooms in the residence. Another level contains spa facilities with a gym and massage room. The second story contains double masters, guest suites and staff accommodations.
Additional features of Beverly House include a commercial kitchen, owner s and staff offices, outside staff accommodations, lighted tennis court with indoor bar and media center, guest house above eight-car garage, separate security cottage, separate two-bedroom apartment and two-story gate lodge with kitchenette and four bedrooms.
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