Home of the Day: Bell Canyon ranch built for record producer Snuff Garrett

This pueblo-style ranch among rock outcrops in Bell Canyon was built for record producer Snuff Garrett, who entertained such Hollywood stars as Frank Sinatra, Orson Welles and Roy Rogers on the 3.23-acre property. Log beam ceilings, saltillo tile floors and a stone fireplace lend a frontier quality to the five-bedroom main house. Outdoors, the rustic ambiance continues with various conversation areas, a horseshoe pit, a dressage arena and other ancillary structures, set off by a backdrop of cacti, boulders and desert landscapes.

Address: 9 Ranchero Rd., Bell Canyon, 91307

Price: $2.85 million

Year built: 1977

House size: 4,070 square feet, eight bedrooms, nine bedrooms

Lot size: 3.23 acres

Features: Five-bedroom main house, one-bedroom guesthouse, caretaker’s unit, log beam ceilings, saltillo tile floors, living/dining room with stone fireplace, wet bar, swimming pool, koi pond, conversation areas with fire pits, dressage arena, barns, stalls, chicken coop

About the area: The median sale price for single-family homes in the 91307 ZIP Code in June was $572,000 based on 35 sales, according to CoreLogic. That was a 1.4% drop in median price compared to the previous year.


Agent: Ronit Zoldan, Rodeo Realty

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