Philanthropist Barbara Davis, the widow of billionaire Marvin Davis, has listed her Wilshire Corridor condominium for sale at $1,885,000.
The unit, with views of the Santa Monica Mountains, has a direct entrance from a private elevator. A butler's pantry, a laundry room, two bedrooms and 21/2 bathrooms lie within in 2,527 square feet. Amenities at the 97-unit building called the Wilshire, built in 1991, include 24-hour valet, doormen, security, a gym and a pool.
Barbara Davis chairs the Carousel of Hope Gala in Beverly Hills, held every two years, which raises money for childhood diabetes. Marvin Davis, who died at in 2004 at 79, made his fortune through oil deals and owned 20th Century Fox in the 1980s. His obituary in The Times called him "the wealthiest individual in Los Angeles for much of the last two decades."
David T. Kessler of Sotheby's International Realty, Beverly Hills, and Steve Frankel of Coldwell Banker, Beverly Hills North, are the listing agents.Copyright © 2014, Los Angeles Times