ON THE MARKET
THE HEARST ESTATE | BEVERLY HILLS by Jonathan Hall
Currently on the market for $90 million, the Beverly House in Beverly Hills California boats architectural bonafides as impressive as its cultural ones.
Designed and built in 1927 by Hoover Dam architect Gordon Kauffman, it is widely recognized as an emblem of Hollywood's Golden Era. Featuring the now legendary H form design, this 50000 sq foot mansion features long colonnades, wide balconies and arched floor to ceiling windows. The hand carved stone fireplace and paneling are exemplars of the detail in design. Once the residence of newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst, the Mediteranean Revival style home was also the location of Jacqueline and John F Kennedy's honeymoon and was featured prominently in The Godfather. 19 bedrooms and 29 bathrooms, billards room with herringbone parquet floors and gardens with Venetian columns and waterfalls are other features of this grandiose estate.
1101 NORTH BEVERLY DRIVE, BEVERLY HILLS, CA 90210
$69,950,000 | THE HEARST ESTATE