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Clara Bow
Clara Bow's former home is for sale
Clara Bow's former home is for sale

The onetime home of silent film star and early "it girl" Clara Bow has come on the market in Bel-Air at $6,995,000. Built in 1928, the Spanish-style house includes a ballroom, a rooftop deck and enclosed sleeping porches. The 8,900-square-foot main house has six bedrooms and 71/2 bathrooms. A newly built guesthouse with a bedroom and bathroom sits above the three-car garage. At nearly three-quarters of an acre, the lot has a swimming pool and a motor court. Bow, who died in 1965 at 60, epitomized the Roaring Twenties as a flapper and sex symbol. Among her nearly five dozen film appearances: starring roles in the 1927 talkies "Wings" and "It," earning the...