Advertisement
Hot Property

Baseball’s Jimmy Rollins seeks $12 million for Encino mansion

Jimmy Rollins | Hot Property
A year after spending $10.65 million on a Neoclassical mansion, Jimmy Rollins is looking to sell the Encino home for $11.99 million.
(Daniel Dahler)

Jimmy Rollins hasn’t played professional baseball for three years, but he’s keeping busy in the San Fernando Valley. A month after shelling out $8.7 million for a brand new mansion in Encino, the longtime Philadelphia Phillies star has put his other home in the neighborhood up for sale at $11.99 million.

The mammoth estate, which spans nearly 15,000 square feet, made waves in the community when he bought it last year. Records show he spent $10.65 million, making it the priciest home sale ever recorded in the San Fernando Valley region.

Eight figures go a long way in Encino. On just over half an acre, the grounds holds a massive main residence, two-story guesthouse, cabana, swimming pool, basketball court and putting green.

Advertisement

Gold trim and dual staircases draw the eye in the whitewashed foyer, which enters into a handful of formal living spaces. On the main level, there’s a dining room with paneled walls, a living room with an oversized stone fireplace, a sauna, movie theater and wine cellar.

A loft sits upstairs, leading into a spacious master suite with dual bathrooms and closets. Pocketing doors open to a private balcony. In total, the property holds eight bedrooms and 10 bathrooms.

Other interior highlights include a wood-paneled office, gym and lap pool under sky-painted ceilings.

A horseshoe-shaped driveway wraps around a fountain in the front, and out back, a patio surrounds a swimming pool.

Advertisement

Marc Noah of Sotheby’s International Realty holds the listing.

Rollins, 40, is a three-time all-star and four-time Gold Glove Award-winner who played 17 seasons for the Phillies, Dodgers and Chicago White Sox. He won the NL MVP award in 2007 and led the Phillies to a World Series title a year later.

jack.flemming@latimes.com | Twitter: @jflem94


Newsletter
Inside the homes of the rich and famous.

Glimpse their lives and latest real estate deals in our weekly Hot Property newsletter.

You may occasionally receive promotional content from the Los Angeles Times.
Advertisement