899 N Avenida Palmas, Palm Springs, CA



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Listing Agent
Jim Schwietz - Bennion Deville Homes

About 899 N Avenida Palmas

Historic Spanish Hacienda on over one acre in prime Movie Colony. A playground of the Stars Hideaway crafted in 1925 for celebrity film star/comedian Harold Lloyd. Numerous hand carved and hand painted doors/cabinets and massive beams of pure beauty. Harmonious feng shui and warm Moroccan interiors with vibrant tilework throughout. Turreted entry tower opens to a grand reception/ballroom and art gallery. The vaulted-beamed living room is truly a sprawling conversation lounge with fireplace and French doors to outdoor patios and fountains. Massive thick walls and Saltillo floors offer cooling insulation. Distinctive design elements illuminate interiors with soft natural light. A jaw-dropping family room with fireplace lends another comfortable retreat. The Chefs Kitchen with center island has eat-in dining with fireplace and deluxe appliances. The formal dining room is pure perfection for elegant entertaining. Adjacent spiral staircase leads to a sub-terranean 1000 bottle wine cellar and tasting lounge. Expansive owners suites with pampering dual baths, steam shower and dressing areas. The main house also hosts a third bedroom guest suite. The guest house (circa 1936) has covered patio/fountain a central living room, built in entertainment with kitchenette plus two separated bedroom suites each have a fireplace and dual vanity. The caretaker's or second guest house has vaulted ceilings, spacious great room/bedroom with walk-in closet and dual vanity bath. Plus, a fully equipped kitchen and dining area. The rear yard features a covered veranda, bold west facing mountain views and pool/spa/firepit. The wet bar service kiosk has gas cooktop, ice trough and BBQ grill. Manicured, well landscaped walled and gated grounds have mature trees offering shade and privacy. Seamlessly expanded improvements were done in 1936, 1970's, 2004 to date. Turnkey furnished per Inventory. All this and a three-car garage too! See-enjoy and own this Zen filled "happy place" today! NOTE: 12/29/22 Property had been in lengthy escrow after multiple cash offers, winning buyers were unable to fund escrow.

899 N Avenida Palmas is a Residential property for sale. This Residential property is on Fee land and the current price is $5,495,000. This property has 5 bedrooms and 6.00 bathrooms and it was built in 1925. 332 - Central Palm Springs property has been listed on www.geoffreymoore.com for 378 days.

Features of 899 N Avenida Palmas

MLS® # 21108925
Price $5,495,000
HOA Fees 0.00
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 6.00
Full Baths 3
Square Footage 7,006
Acres 1.02
Year Built 1925
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Spanish
Status Active

Community Information

Address 899 N Avenida Palmas
Area 332 - Central Palm Springs
Subdivision Movie Colony
City Palm Springs
County Riverside
State CA
Zip Code 92262


Parking Door-Multi, Garage, Garage Door Opener, Private
# of Garages 3
Garages Door-Multi, Garage, Garage Door Opener, Private
View Mountain(s), Pool
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool Yes
Pool Filtered, In Ground, Private


Interior Features Beamed Ceilings, Cathedral Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Dressing Area, Furnished, High Ceilings, Multiple Master Suites, Open Floorplan, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Walk-In Closet(s), Wine Cellar
Appliances Barbecue, Dishwasher, Disposal, Double Oven, Gas Cooktop, Microwave, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Trash Compactor, Vented Exhaust Fan, Warming Drawer
Heating Forced Air, Natural Gas, Zoned
Cooling Central Air
Has Basement No
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Wood Burning, Family Room, Gas, Guest Accommodations, Kitchen, Living Room, Raised Hearth
# of Stories 1
Stories One


Exterior Stucco
Exterior Features Misting System
Lot Description Back Yard, Front Yard, Yard, Lawn
Windows Custom Covering(s), Drapes
Roof Rolled/Hot Mop
Construction Stucco
Foundation Combination

Additional Information

Date Listed December 3rd, 2021
Days on Market 378
Zoning R1B
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
Land Type Fee

Listing Details

AgentJim Schwietz
OfficeBennion Deville Homes

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