As previously confirmed, Bob Hope’s lavish property in California was put on the market for a total of $50 million. The original asking price has now been considerably reduced by an impressive $14 million.
To call it a house would be an understatement, considering its measurements of almost 2230 square meters, with enough space to accommodate up to 300 people. The magnificent residence fits in beautifully with its setting, nestled away in the Californian desert . The futuristic property integrates perfectly with the surrounding rocky mountains, as designed by world-class architect John Lautner, who began to work on the project in 1973.
The exterior of the residence is immaculately kept, the entire building is surrounded by wonderful lawns, an intricate garden, enriched with a waterfall that runs along rocks until reaching a graceful lake. In addition to these intriguing details, the garden includes a putting green. Of course, a luxury swimming pool also graces the residences beautiful outdoor space.
The home consists of six bedrooms and ten bathrooms. Bob Hope and his spouse wished to keep the ambiance as natural as possible, in order to create harmony between the interior of the home and its backdrop. Magnificent murals can be found throughout the home, by one of a kind artist Garth Benton.
Originally put on the market for $50 million, the one of a kind residence can now be purchased for $36 million. There is no doubt that Bob Hope has more than enough fans out there, that would love to purchase this premium property in the midst of the desert. However, the house is still for sale after having been put on the market in 2013.