Laraine Newman of 'SNL' fame lists Westwood house with vintage character

Lauren Beale
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Original "Saturday Night Live" cast member Laraine Newman lists home she bought during her time on the show

“Saturday Night Live” veteran Laraine Newman has listed her longtime home in Westwood for sale at $2.549 million.

The 1930 Spanish-style house has lots of character, with arched doorways, period fixtures and tilework. The living room has a fireplace and a retractable television, the dining room opens to a balcony and the kitchen features a center island, stainless-steel appliances and granite counters. It connects to a family room.

The master bedroom has an office for a total of four bedrooms and three bathrooms.

There's a drought-tolerant yard, a back patio and a swimming pool with spa.

Newman, 63, is a sketch artist, comedienne and voice actress. She was part of the original “SNL” in 1975 and had a five-year stint on the show originating such roles as alien Connie Conehead. A founding member of the Groundlings improv group, her recent voice work includes this year’s animated series “The Adventures of Puss in Boots.”

She bought the property in 1979 for $279,000, public records show. Hat tip goes to Celebrity Address Aerial for spotting for property.

James Bremner of Gibson International is the listing agent.

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