1091 Laurel Way, Beverly Hills, California, United States, 90210
Private gated French Rococco style Tennis Court estate with over 14,000 square feet on a 0.69 acre lot. The façade is inspired by the famed Quattro Fountains in Rome with a Japanese sculpture in the center and a cobblestone circular driveway with two Titans on both sides. Front doors done in Louis XV style open to a grand formal rotunda entrance (over 30′ ceiling) featuring seven major original allegorical paintings on canvas by M. Borisov and twenty smaller nature-mortes, a grand chandelier, solid bronze dual staircase designed by Raymond LaRose in baroque style with elements of art deco and art nouveau. Matchbook marble floors in the entrance, as well as all the marble in the house, were designed and imported from quarries in Verona and Carrere, Italy. This eight bedroom, twelve bathroom 3-story mansion with hand quality workmanship is fit for royalty or a celebrity Versailles inspired glamorous hallways with Baroque impediments lead to the oval dining room with Empire style elements and bronze painted moldings. Formal opulent Parlor in St. Petersburg Palace style with ornate plaster 15′ ceilings, mirrors and marble columns. Family room with wet bar and mahogany pocket doors. The library, done in mahogany and cherry woods with hand carved fireplace and etched glass windows, has marble inserts in the floors, reflected in the ceilings with faux finishes. A gourmet art nouveau kitchen and breakfast area, designed by famed master Martin Pierce, with etched glass ceiling, state of the art appliances, two islands, two sub zero’s, two dishwashers and a Butler’s pantry all done in Mahogany, cherry and bird’s eye wood. Adjoining breakfast room opens to the BBQ, pool with whimsical fish motif fountain and side yard. The entire floor plan features seven fireplaces and offers great opportunity for entertainment. The sumptuous master suite contains a sitting room, fireplace, dual bath with dry sauna, large walk-in closets and balcony with staircase overlooking the backyard. Four additional family en suites upstairs plus two staff quarters downstairs. An entertainer’s media room with projection screen opens to the tennis court, stone Gussman fireplace, travertine floors, guest room, wine room, gym and storage and an elevator.
$18,950,000 Off The Market
House Size: 14,000 Sq. Ft.
Lot Size: 0.69 Acres
Specialty Items: Built in 1991, Cobblestone Circular Driveway, Grand Formal Rotunda, Solid Bronze Dual Staircases, Formal Dining Room, Features in Numerous Films.
Address: 1091 Laurel Way, Beverly Hills, California, United States, 90210
Listing Agent: Myra Nourmand & Aron Kelman