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899 N Avenida Palmas
Palm Springs, CA 92262

List By Jim Schwietz Bennion Deville Homes
(CA DRE # shown above if in IDX data)


Beds: 5
Baths: 3 | 3
Sq. Ft.: 7,006
Type: House
Listing #21108925
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: 8/25/22 Property had been in lengthy escrow after multiple cash offers, winning buyers were unable to fund escrow.
Property Features
Location Information
County: Riverside
Builder Tract Code: Movie Colony
MLS Area: Central Palm Springs
Community: Gated
Latitude: 33.834943
Longitude: -116.542701
Directions: Indian Canyon Drive North of Alejo Road to Tamarisk Drive go East 3 blocks to Avenida Palmas Left to property
Interior Features
Common Walls: No Common Walls
Windows/Doors Description: Windows: Custom Covering(s), Drapes
Interior: Beamed Ceilings, Ceiling Fan(s), Cathedral Ceiling(s), Furnished, High Ceilings, Open Floorplan, Recessed Lighting, Storage, Dressing Area, Multiple Master Suites, Wine Cellar, Walk-In Closet(s)
Full Baths: 3
3/4 Baths: 3
Spa: In Ground, Private
Has Fireplace: Yes
Fireplace Description: Family Room, Gas, Guest Accommodations, Kitchen, Living Room, Raised Hearth, Wood Burning
Heating: Forced Air, Natural Gas, Zoned
Cooling: Central Air
Laundry: Inside, Laundry Room
Appliances: Barbecue, Double Oven, Dishwasher, Gas Cooktop, Disposal, Microwave, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Trash Compactor, Vented Exhaust Fan, Warming Drawer
Entry: Foyer
Exterior Features
Style: Spanish
Stories: One
Is New Construction: No
Construction: Stucco
Exterior: Misting System
Foundation: Combination
Roof: Rolled/Hot Mop
Septic or Sewer: Sewer Tap Paid
Security Features: Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Fire Detection System,
Parking Description: Door-Multi, Garage, Garage Door Opener, Private
Has Garage: Yes
Garage Spaces: 3
Parking Spaces: 0
Fencing: Block
Patio / Deck Description: Covered, Open, Patio, Tile
Has a Pool: Yes
Pool Description: Filtered, In Ground, Private
Other Structures: Guest House
Lot Description: Back Yard, Front Yard, Lawn, Yard
Lot Size in Acres: 1.02
Approximate Size (Sq. Ft.): 7,006
Lot Size in Sq. Ft.: 44,431
Zoning: R1B
Condition: Updated/Remodeled
Has View: Yes
View Description: Mountain(s), Pool
Is One Story: Yes
Additional Information
Property Condition: Updated/Remodeled
Property Type: SFR
Property SubType: Single Family Residence
Year Built: 1925
APN: 507163009
Status: Active
Is Aged Restricted: No
HOA Fee: $0
Lot Square Feet Source: Assessor
Listing Agent CA DRE #: 1229074
List Date: 12/03/2021

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