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Liberace’s former Hollywood hideout hits the market for $2.8M

In comparison with its flamboyant former resident, this townhouse is downright reserved. 

A West Hollywood townhouse as soon as occupied by lifelong performer Liberace is up on the market for $2.88 million — and whereas it counts the showman amongst its star-studded prior residents, it options little of his razzmatazz. 

No, the 1,937-square-foot, three-bedroom unfold at 8732 Shoreham Drive is way more glamour than glitz and, particularly in comparison with different superstar hideouts, is kind of homey. 

“A as soon as in a lifetime timepiece,” stated agent Drew Meyers, who shares the exclusive listing with JJ Meyers, each of Drew Meyers Estates at Westside Estates Company. The four-story, four-bathroom residence, in-built 1937 within the Hollywood Regency model, now has a distinctly fashionable really feel with inset lighting all through — but additionally nonetheless options some unique particulars, together with the walnut flooring, excessive ceilings and a marble inlaid fuel hearth. 

There’s a proper eating room, two grasp suites, a visitor quarters with personal entry and, on the highest ground, what the brokers declare is the most important personal rooftop terrace in all of West Hollywood. A rooftop backyard affords roughly 2,000 sq. ft of backyard, panoramic views, a tented eating room, shaded seating areas, a built-in grill and projector TV. There’s additionally a personal, gated courtyard entry with a koi pond and fountain. 

There are sweeping views from the roof.
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A marble hearth highlights the lounge.
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In all, there are three bedrooms.
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liberace west hollywood townhouse
The terrace is supplied with a grill.
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liberace west hollywood townhouse
The house is a part of a 15-unit complicated constructed by MGM Studios.
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The kitchen options fashionable home equipment.
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The house has 4 bogs all through.
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liberace west hollywood townhouse
The house is way more glamour than glitz.
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liberace west hollywood townhouse
An indoor eating space, framed by columns.
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liberace west hollywood townhouse
In accordance with the brokers, the rooftop terrace is the most important in West Hollywood.
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There’s a lush courtyard on the house’s gated entry.
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liberace west hollywood townhouse
The townhouse stands 4 tales tall.
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One among a number of out of doors entertaining areas.
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A portrait of Liberace, who handed away in 1987.
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What’s extra, the house comes with a child grand piano. 

Along with Liberace — who reportedly used the house as his secret hideout, according to Dirt — the house additionally boasts actresses Ava Gardner and Olivia de Havilland amongst its earlier inhabitants.

“If solely these partitions might discuss,” Meyers added to The Put up. “Outdated Hollywood remains to be properly alive right here.”

The tackle is one among 15 on the Shoreham, a gated knot of flats and townhouses constructed by MGM Studios to accommodate expertise above Sundown Strip’s Sundown Plaza part. 

Different A-listers to stay within the charming cluster of properties embody broadcast journalist Connie Chung, Vivian Vance and Farley Granger, Katherine Hepburn, Barbara Marx — the fourth spouse of Frank Sinatra — and the actress Kathrine Herzer, Filth reported. 

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