SOLD AT AUCTION SEPTEMBER 2021
Iconic and legendary estate brings a prestigious chance to acquire this famous estate. The Hearst Estate was built in 1927 and has been enjoyed by celebrities, making it a prized property for collectors of the fine architecture. As the former residence of newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst, actress Marion Davies, and even used as a honeymoon hideaway for The Kennedys, The Hearst Estate is anchored in American Legend and is a one-of-a-kind home. Set at the end of one of the citys longest private driveway, this stunning estate pays tribute to its architect, Gordon Kaufman. The main house has 8 bedrooms and 15 bathrooms and enjoys a seemingly endless list of opulent living spaces. A formal living room is set under a soaring 22 ft arched hand-painted ceiling, a historic 2-story wood-paneled library, plus a billiards room w/fireplace reminiscent of Hearst Castle, an art-deco nightclub, 2 projection/screening rooms, grand state public rooms and entertaining areas that can accommodate 1,000 guests. Complimenting the main house, the ancillary improvements include 2 staff/guest apartments, pool house, tennis pavilion and a two-story 5 bedroom gate house. All this is set on 3.5 acres of private grounds with sun-soaked terraces, lawns, waterfalls & Olympic sized pool. LISTED BY ORDER OF U.S.BANKRUPTCY COURT. SALE IS SUBJECT TO COURT CONFIRMATION & OVERBID.
Gary Gold is a marquee name in luxury real estate and his sale of The Playboy Mansion sets a record as the first residence to sell over $100,000,000 in Los Angeles. This achievement was eclipsed by Gary’s recent sale of the famed Chartwell Estate for $150,000,000. Gary is also one of its most successful trend-setting agents. He’s an internationally recognized expert known for his creative use of technology, marketing and publicity to sell some of the finest homes in the world. Gary is further distinguished by the rare ability to secure high net worth, qualified buyers from digital marketing. This success, year after year, continues to produce a steady stream of buyers from not only the Los Angeles area, but throughout North and South America, Europe, and Asia.
Gary has sold thousands of estates and luxury properties over the course of his career. High-end developers have consistently rely on Gary’s broad expertise on projects ranging from luxury condominium developments to major estates. He is a sought-after speaker, panelist and educator at industry conferences. Gary has been cited as an expert for publications and broadcasts that include CNN, Fortune, Barron’s, Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Access Hollywood, CBS Evening News, e! Entertainment Television and The London Telegraph.