Jason Statham, Tobey Maguire headline L.A.’s top real estate sales


Homes linked to two of Hollywood’s leading men, a Beverly Hills legacy estate and a Bradbury residence with a view were among the top residential real estate sales in the greater Los Angeles area last week.

$12.995 million, Beverly Hills

Formerly owned by Richard Ehrlich of Westside Estate Agency and his wife, fashion designer Jenni Kayne, the contemporary showplace in Beverly Hills came to market in February and sold to actor Jason Statham for the asking price. Reclaimed barn wood finishes, massive skylights, a great room with a wall fireplace and a media room highlight the Jeffrey Allsbrook-designed residence. Ehrlich was the listing agent. Benjamin Bacal of Rodeo Realty Beverly Hills represented Statham in the sale.


$11.5 million, Beverly Hills

Hedged by privacy trees and a brick fence, this French-inspired Traditional listed for sale in March for the first time in more than 50 years. The 5,880-square-foot residence sits on more than an acre with a pool, gardens and orchards full of exotic fruit trees. Michael Sahakian of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage was the listing agent. Justin Mandile of The Agency represented the buyer.

$10.4 million, Brentwood

Actor Tobey Maguire sold his plantation-style residence in Brentwood for $150,00 above the asking price and nearly $2 million more than what he paid for the property 15 months ago. Designed by Santa Monica architect John Byers, the 6,320 square feet of space features wood beam ceilings, skylights and French doors. A covered entertainer’s patio, mature trees and a swimming pool and spa complete the relaxed grounds. Judy Feder of Hilton & Hyland, an affiliate of Christie’s International Real Estate, had the listing. Laurie Woolner of Power Brokers International represented the buyer.

$7.3 million, Rolling Hills

This recently complete residence in Rolling Hills, with a 9,555-square-foot main house, a guest house, a tennis court and a swimming pool on 2.69 acres, sold for slightly below the asking price in about two months. The plantation-style home counts a kitchen with a pizza oven, grand formal areas, a secret study and nine fireplaces among its features. Chris Adlam of Vista Sotheby’s International Realty had the listing. George Wong of Keller Williams Palos Verdes was the selling agent.


$6.925 million, Pacific Palisades

Completed in 2014, this Cape Cod-inspired home in the Riviera area has seven bedrooms and eight bathrooms in 7,200 square feet. Among its finer points are a hand-carved bar, a wine cellar, a gym, a theater room and a game room. An expansive entertainer’s patio overlooks the pool. Marco Rufo of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties was the listing agent. Dawn Robertson of Keller Williams Beverly Hills represented the buyer.

$6.375 million, Beverly Hills

This updated Mediterranean in Beverly Hills previously sold for just $1.7 million two decades ago. Entered through a double-height foyer with a wrought-iron staircase and chandelier, the 6,453-square-foot floor plan has a step-down living room and bar, a dining room, six bedrooms and five bathrooms. Paul Glasgall of Sotheby’s International Realty and Drew Fenton of Hilton & Hyland were the co-listing agents. Michael Libow of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage was the selling agent.

$6.35 million, Santa Monica

Arched windows, limestone flooring and a wood-paneled library highlight this six-bedroom, European-inspired home. A fully finished basement features such amenities as a billiards room, a theater, a yoga room and two additional bedrooms. Ava Domanovski and Charles Pence of Partners Trust were the co-listing agents. Enzo Ricciardelli of Sotheby’s International Realty represented the buyer.


$6 million, Beverly Hills

This four-bedroom Traditional, behind a gated entrance on a private cul-de-sac, sold for slightly above the asking price in about a month. Billy Rose, David Parnes and James Harris of The Agency were the listing agents. A large moto court, a pool, a cabana with a bathroom and a pagoda are within the more than half-acre grounds. Josh Flagg and Joseph Babajian of Rodeo Realty Beverly Hills represented the buyer.

$5.3 million, Beverly Hills

The restored 1930 Spanish-villa-style home closed in 10 days at slightly below the original asking price. Set behind a gated drive, the home is distinguished by a formal living room with art deco-style details, an updated kitchen and a dining room with carved-wood ceilings. A guesthouse and pool complete the grounds. Amy Dantzler and Daniel Banchik of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties was the listing agent. Maysam Mason Rad of Coldwell Banker handled the buyer’s side.

$5.3 million, Bradbury

Sited on nearly three acres in the affluent community, the single-story home takes in 180-degree views of the surrounding mountains and cityscape. Formal living areas overlook resort-style grounds containing a pool with a waterfall and spa. Ronald Chang of Coldwell Banker Arcadia was the listing agent. Soni Rajpoot of Century 21 Adams & Barnes represented the buyer.


*Among sales reported on the combined L.A./Westside Multiple Listing Service for the period beginning April 5 and ending April 11.

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