Ziggy Marley buys Beverly Center-area home

Grammy-winning musician

Ziggy Marley

has purchased a

Los Angeles

home in the

Beverly Center

area for more than $700,000.

Mature trees shade the Spanish-style house, which was built in 1929 and described in the Multiple Listing Services as a fixer. Details include high ceilings, a living room fireplace and hardwood floors. The 1,600-square-foot house has three bedrooms and two bathrooms. Fruit trees fill the backyard.


Marley, 41, is the eldest son of the late legendary reggae artist

Bob Marley

. Ziggy Marley, like his father, also a singer-songwriter-guitarist, won a Grammy for best reggae album with "Love Is My Religion" (2006), his second solo album.

Luis Pezzini of Sunset Strip Realty and Reza Farahan of Keller William Realty's Sunset office had the listing, according to the MLS, and Farahan represented Marley in the purchase.