Vogue clothier Serge Azria ravishing scooped up a Bel Air mansion with a extreme celeb pedigree. Azria paid Chris Peters, who made millions as one in every of the first workers at Microsoft, $Sixteen.forty six million for the 8,239-square-foot Los Angeles dwelling.
Peters, in flip, purchased the dwelling from Academy Award-safe actress Diane Keaton serve in 2005. The tech millionaire took a minor loss on the property, per Diversity, as he doled out $Sixteen.5 million for the plot. He within the starting up had increased hopes; the dwelling used to be final on the marketplace for $17.forty five million.
Keaton is a slightly successful real estate dwelling flipper; she has purchased, renovated and promptly offered a range of houses over time. She sold this Bel Air dwelling in 2002, introduced in clothier Stephen Shadley, renovated the total plot and subsequently confirmed it off within the pages of Architectural Digest.
The gated, Spanish-trend dwelling used to be within the starting up designed by architects Wallace Neff and John Byers within the Twenties. It’s aloof of seven bedrooms and 9 loos.
The lounge parts vaulted ceilings and metal doorways, with a colossal fireplace. The kitchen is fitted with darkish subway tile backsplash and luminous tile island with counter seating, and is originate to a breakfast save and household room.
There’s a proper dining room, a library and a screening room, per the itemizing held by Rodeo Realty broker Josh Flagg.
The dramatic master suite is configured with a sitting room and beamed, pitched ceilings.
Delivery air, there’s a pool as effectively as a lined cabana save with a fireplace.
Azria already owns a palatial dwelling on the West Skim; he paid $forty 1,000,000 for a Malibu seaside retreat in 2013, and accomplished a critical renovation rapidly thereafter.