November 4, 2012
Set behind 12-foot-tall wrought-iron gates, this Beverly Hills estate centers on a renovated traditional-style house polished to reflect the elegance and glamour of its early days. With a grand terrace for entertaining and a large motorcourt, the compound is designed for events and large-scale gatherings.
Location: 1000 Ridgedale Drive, Beverly Hills 90210
Asking price: $18.95 million
Year built: 1931
Architect: Paul Williams
House size: Six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, 13,000 square feet
Lot size: 1.2 acres
Features: Formal entry hall, library with a walnut-paneled bar, 21-seat screening room, six fireplaces, gym, 2,000-bottle wine cellar/tasting room, offices, entertaining gazebo, tennis court, swimming pool, pool cabana
About the area: In the third quarter, 75 single-family homes sold in the 90210 ZIP Code at a median price of $2.4 million, according to DataQuick. That was a 26.3% price decrease from the third quarter last year.
Agents: Jeffrey Hyland, (310) 278-3311, and Drew Fenton, (310) 858-5474, both of Hilton & Hyland in Beverly Hills
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