The ultimate in privilege and privacy, this spectacular 1957, custom built, mid-century estate is privately situated in the heart of prime Old Las Palmas, the “Beverly Hills” of Palm Springs. Timeless elegance coupled with explosive mountain views creates a sophisticated ambiance that is unparalleled. The open, expansive backyard is an entertainers dream that sets the scene for the perfect Palm Springs lifestyleThis stunning property was recently featured in Harpers Bazaar as a top luxury accommodation in Palm Springs!
Formerly owned by socialite/philanthropist Jeannette Edris Rockefeller, the estate boasts 4,658 square feet of classic mid-century architecture. Once inside the wall of privacy hedges you will understand why the estate served as the backdrop for Hollywood’s movie, Cat City, based on the wealthy who “have it all”.
Enjoy the Old Las Palmas neighborhood known for its wide picturesque quiet roads that are perfect for walking or bike riding. When doing so, enjoy the beauty of Old Las Palmas homes with past & present owners such as Elizabeth Taylor, Liberace, Lily Tomlin, Sydney Sheldon, Goldie Hawn, Kurt Russell, Leonardo DiCaprio and more. The View is perfectly located with Palm Canyon cafe’s and shops just minutes away.
New interior furnishings for ultimate comfort has been professionally designed by Grace Home Furnishings, nationally renowned design company, inspired by classic old Palm Springs, Regency and Contemporary style. Only refined pampering and luxury is to be experienced by all.
All four bedrooms offer king-sized beds with ensuite bathrooms, HD tv’s, and have direct access to pool. The “oversized” master suite has vanity room and walk-in closet, as well as refrigerator and bar. The master bath is complete with double sinks, spa bath with tv, and large shower. The “oversized” casita also has vanity and walk-in closet, as well as, mini kitchen area including microwave, refrigerator, and ice maker. The casita bathroom features sunken in bath/ shower. The “oversized” third guest room is nearby while the fourth bedroom is located on the opposite side of the estate with its own patio area.
Living areas, nicknamed “Windows to Paradise”, feature classic, mid-century, wide open floor plan that connects the living room with fireplace, dining room, and sun room with bar, all on grand scale with walls of glass doors revealing the heavenly view of the San Jacinto Mountains. Adjacent is the game room with billiard table, wine refrigerator and wet bar for afternoon games or evening cocktails. Listen to old time records on the record player while playing one of the many board games from your youth.
The gourmet chef’s kitchen includes Viking double oven, eight-burner stove top, convection oven, two subzero refrigerators, microwave, warming drawer, dishwasher, two sinks, ice maker, along with island seating and kitchen nook table. Appointed with the finest amenities, nothing has been left out to provide the perfect retreat for sheer bliss. This coupled with the baby grand piano in great room, makes for a perfect venue for catering high-end events.
Indulge and reconnect in paradise in the private backyard sitting by the open fire pit next to the large salt water pool and spa with tanning deck. Serenity will be yours given the street to street lot, meaning no neighbors behind you. With six chaise lounges, four large chairs, two dining tables, there is more than enough places to relax with a good book, soak up the sun, enjoy outdoor lunch or take an afternoon siesta. The large outdoor kitchenette with four grilling sections, sink, and drawers has everything you need for cooking up bbq masterpieces and can be used as a bar in catering events. Take a break from all that relaxation and enjoy a game of ping pong with your family and friends.
There is no end to the pure enjoyment you’ll discover here at “The View at Old Las Palmas”.+ More