Home of the Day: Donald Sutherland’s onetime beachfront spot in Santa Monica


A theater-style projection system in the master bedroom is among custom touches added by actor Donald Sutherland to this Tudor-inspired residence in Santa Monica. Other features of the beachfront home, now owned by Interscope Records executive Neil Jacobson, include warming wood floors, casement windows and a living room with a library wall. Coastline views stretch from the pier up to Malibu.

Address: 1366 Palisades Beach Road, Santa Monica, 90401

Price: $2.995 million

Built: 1980

House size: 1,484 square feet, three bedrooms, two bathrooms

Lot size: 5,091 square feet

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Features: Hardwood floors, wood-framed doors, casement windows, vaulted ceilings, custom wardrobes and built-in cabinetry, living room with fireplace and custom bookshelf, dining room, kitchen, master suite with pull-down movie screen, ocean-facing deck, two-car garage

About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in Los Angeles County in November was $510,000 based on 3,726 sales, according to CoreLogic. That was a 7.4% increase in median price compared to November 2014.

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Agents: Tami Pardee and Justin Alexander, Pardee Properties, (310) 907-6517

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