Mötley Crüe’s Tommy Lee Buys Tranquil Brentwood Home for $4.3M
$4,295,000 | Built 1961 | 4,266 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 3.5 Baths | 0.29 Acres
Founding member and drummer of the heavy metal band Mötley Crüe, Tommy Lee, has planted roots in Brentwood after recently purchasing a Japanese-inspired home for $4.3 million. This Zen-like indoor-outdoor living space is 4,266 square feet with four beds and three-and-a-half bathrooms. Situated in this picturesque canyon, this home with generous use of wraparound glass throughout, detailed by artisan woodwork. The spacious open floorplan living with dining, a kitchen that opens to a pool with waterfalls, dining deck, fire pit, barbecue island, and enclosed greenhouse-style garden room. The kitchen features antique Japanese tansu custom cabinetry, Brazilian mahogany countertops, and a pantry. The master retreat has double-height ceilings, clerestory lighting, heated floors, a window wall with built-in cabinetry, a garden courtyard, dual baths, and custom closets. In addition, there is a bedroom office with a spiral staircase that leads to a huge yoga, media, or art room. Two more bedrooms occupy a separate wing. Wide balconies overlook cascading gardens of trees, unique plants, ferns, bamboo, Koi pond, herb garden, waterfalls, extensive stonework, magical pathways, and an authentic Japanese teahouse. This tranquil retreat sold for $4.3 million and was on the market with Marco Rufo of The Agency.