Luxury home shoppers take note: Opportunities like this don’t come around often. Recently listed was this Grand Dame of a home, originally built in 1936, which is located in an absolute prime corner lot in The Strand Manhattan Beach neighborhood.
There is a storied history behind this 3,969 square-foot residence. The listing notes it was once the longtime summer retreat of Jean Harlow, MGM’s leading lady of the 1930s, and was later used as a beach side getaway for country music singer Garth Brooks and family. It has now made a rare return the market with a list price of $15,900,000.
This is a classic, French Normandy-style beach home that epitomizes the best of California living. It comes with four bedrooms, four baths and absolute breathtaking views of the California coast line. Those panoramic ocean views can be enjoyed from the home’s master bedroom suite, living room, dining room and expansive brick patio which are all second to none. This home also features a spacious family room, billiard room and guest quarters above the garage.
One of the coolest parts of this classic residence is the exquisite kitchen. Among its array of specialty design features is the beautiful Portuguese tile.
This is truly a one-of-a-kind opportunity to own a historic home in one of the most luxurious areas along the Southern California coastline. If interested, you won’t want to hesitate. This home had been listed for just five days as of Nov. 22, so get involved early!
According to the mortgage calculator, the estimated monthly payment at the list price is $76,694 given 20% down on a 30-year loan with a 4% interest rate.
You can find much more information on this luxury home at The Strand Manhattan Beach, including additional photos, by clicking here.