Angelina Jolie buys historic DeMille estate for $25 million in Los Angeles
Actress Angelina Jolie, who recently divorced actor Brad Pitt, has purchased the historic Cecil B. DeMille estate for $25 million in Los Angeles, according to the TMZ report. It was acquired by legendary filmmaker Cecil B. DeMille for just under $28,000.The iconic director lived there until his death in 1959.
The 11,000-square-foot, Beaux Arts–style mansion was built in 1913, has six bedrooms and 10 bathrooms.It sits on a 2.1-acre lot with views of Los Angeles, the ocean, as well as the Griffith Park Observatory.
Additionally, the property includes a gorgeous pool house that holds a state-of-the-art gym, a quaint tea house and an extensive studio house with a private entrance tucked quietly away beyond the pool.
The 7,500-square-foot main house recently received a six year renovation and restoration sensitive to original details while infusing modern amenities, creating an elegant and sophisticated environment rarely seen.
The seller was represented by Brett Lawyer, Branden Williams, and of Rayni Williams of Hilton Hyland.