The Santa Monica home of late film star
has come on the market for the first time in more than 30 years, at $3,895,000.
The Southern Colonial-style house, built in 1950, opens to a swimming pool with a brick surround and a guesthouse, which could be used as a home office. In the main house, the master bedroom has beamed ceilings and a fireplace. There is a sky-lighted bathroom and a sauna. The 3,102 square feet of living space include a formal dining room, a den, an eat-in kitchen, four bedrooms and 4 1/2 bathrooms.
Simmons, who died in January at age 80, starred in scores of films such as "Spartacus" (1960), "The Happy Ending" (1969) and "Hamlet" (1948). She received an Emmy for her supporting role in the miniseries "The Thorn Birds" (1983). Simmons most recently starred in the film "Shadows in the Sun" (2009).
Juliette Hohnen of Keller Williams Realty, Beverly Hills, has the listing.