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The 'House of Tomorrow', a getaway for Elvis Presley, seeks $3.26 million in Palm Springs

The 'House of Tomorrow', a getaway for Elvis Presley, seeks $3.26 million in Palm Springs
A futuristic Midcentury home once leased by Elvis Presley is on the market in Palm Springs for $3.26 million. (Gary Hoffman)

The King of Rock ’n’ Roll’s honeymoon hideaway is taking another shot at a sale.

Known as the “House of Tomorrow,” the Palm Springs house to which Elvis and Priscilla Presley decamped following their secretive wedding in 1967 has returned to market for $3.26 million. That’s considerably less than the $9.5 million the Midcentury Modern-style home first listed for, and its $5.9-million asking price last year.

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Designed by modernist architect William Krisel, the futuristic-vibe house was built in 1960. A walkway lined in floating spherical stairs sets the tone for the house. Inside, four circular “pod” wings offer stone walls, floor-to-ceiling windows and plenty of architectural flair across 5,000 square feet.

Cascading clerestories ring the ceiling in the living room, which is anchored by a fireplace suspended from the ceiling.

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A similar metallic structure tops the island/stove in the rounded kitchen. Up a set of shrinking stairs, the master suite is covered in drapes and includes a checkered-floor bathroom with a freestanding tub in the middle.

Out back, a lawn and landscaping surround a spacious swimming pool.

Scott Histed and John Walker of Bennion Deville Homes hold the listing.

Presley, who died in 1977 at age 42, helped shape the music of a generation because of his provocative style and genre-bending discography. His hits include “Jailhouse Rock,” “Suspicious Minds” and “Burning Love.”

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In 1986, he was part of the first group of inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame along with James Brown, Chuck Berry and Buddy Holly.

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