The famous Marilyn Monroe Home for Sale in Los Angeles

I was reading a very interesting article about a property for sale in Los Angeles U.S. in The Real Estates Bloggers. The mystique of Marilyn Monroe still resonates through American culture. The bleach blonde actress whose personality and looks enchanted generations and inspired passionate interest from both men and woman died in 1962 in her Los Angeles home.

.

 Today this final home of Marilyn Monroe is for sale for the price of 3.6 million dollars. The home is located in the Brentwood section of Los Angeles on 5th Helena Drive. This elegant 4 bedroom, 3 baths home can be yours for the price of 3.600.00 dollars.

..

Considering that memorabilia is traded at amazing prices, Marilyn Monroe is an iconic figure in American lore. The home, as a home, is a nice home. However, as the ultimate piece of Marilyn Monroe memorabilia, it is probably priced at a bargain compared to other items that have sold.

.

Built in 1929, the property, for which Monroe paid $75,000, featured lush gardens, a kidney-shaped pool, a small, detached guest house and a garage. Arched doorways, cathedral beamed ceilings and deep-sill Spanish windows with iron gratings completed the effect.

Monroe was taken with the house from her first visit, according to an account in “Cursum Perficio: Marilyn Monroe’s Brentwood Hacienda,” by Gary Vitacco-Robles.

Eunice Murray, who became the housekeeper, recalled that Monroe studied and memorized every detail, brick by brick. She liked the house’s simplicity, privacy and sturdy construction, and its lived-in aura.

Monroe would renovate the outmoded kitchen, installing a Hotpoint refrigerator (which Schreiner now owns) and yellow-and-blue tiles that framed the stove’s sides and continued along the wall to create a large splash board.

 

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

CommentLuv Enabled

One Response to “The famous Marilyn Monroe Home for Sale in Los Angeles”

Latest Properties
Duplex Penthouse Apartment Urb. Capanes del Golf Benahavis
Modern and beautiful quality duplex penthouse apartment in Urbanization Capanes del Golf in Benahavis. Built 252 m2 plus 58 m2 terraces, 3 bedrooms en-suite, 3 bathrooms, a open and bright living – dinning room, guest toilet, fully fitted kitchen with breakfast area, large west terrace with panoramic views to the Coast and Mediterranean. 2 Garage, store rooms, community garden, 4 outdoor pools and 1 indoor heated pool.

1.150.000 €
 
Apartment urb. Lorcrimar IV El Rodeo Nueva Andalucia Puerto Banus
Modern and lovely ground floor apartment, 105 m2 + a very spacious South facing terrace, living & dining room, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, lovely community garden and swimming pools

185.000 €
 
Marbella townhouse Condes de Iza El Rodeo Nueva Andalucia
Modern and lovely corner townhouse villa with a private garden, 271 m2 build + terraces, large sunny Roof terrace, large open living room, 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, terraces, community garden and pool

349.000 €
Featured News
Contact Us
Property Marbella Apartments
and Villas for Sale

C/ Malaga 16
Torremar Benalmadena Pueblo
29639 Malaga
Spain

Tel: 0034 952 565 755
Mobil: 0034 660 658 360

C/ Enrique Granados, s/n, apartado 2085
Urbanization Elviria
29604 Marbella, Málaga
Spain

Tel: 0034 952 831 536
Mobil: 0034 606 607 962
Sype: kmmarbella
Fax: 0034 952 831 536

info@propertymarbellaapartments.com
www.propertymarbellaapartments.com

Blog