Hilton & Hyland’s fantastic 2016 continued this past month, with the firm closing a tremendous number of high-end luxury transactions. Below find a list of Hilton & Hyland’s most prominent August sales.
The Playboy Mansion
The crown jewel of Los Angeles’ “Platinum Triangle” situated on five picturesque acres in Holmby Hills, The Playboy Mansion is a nearly 20,000 square foot residence that is both an ultra-private retreat and the ultimate setting for large-scale entertaining. The Mansion features 29 rooms and every amenity imaginable, including a catering kitchen, wine cellar, home theater, separate game house, gym, tennis court and free-form swimming pool with a large, cave-like grotto. The property also features a four-bedroom guest house. In addition, the Playboy Mansion is one of a select few private residences in L.A. with a zoo license.
Sold by: Gary Gold and Drew Fenton
1251 Tower Grove Drive
Set behind private gates opening onto a lush, tree-lined driveway, this one-of-a-kind home, originally designed by renowned architect Bob Ray Offenhauser, offers complete privacy, spacious accommodations and picturesque, curated aesthetic perfection. Set on over an acre of land, with mature, enchanted gardens providing the foreground to unfathomable tree-top, city and ocean views. From the moment you walk into the grand voluminous entry hall, it is clear that attention to detail was at the forefront of every design aspect. The home features a generous infinity edge pool, complete with a show kitchen and chef’s kitchen, both by Bulthaup, master bedroom with dual en-suite bathrooms, and an elegant master closet designed with the distinct feel of a luxurious Rodeo Drive Boutique. High ceilings run throughout the residence, creating a modern atmosphere with a relaxed, indoor-outdoor flow.
A stunning Hamptons Transitional estate on a rare double flat lot with park-like grounds. This six bedroom, 10 bathroom home was renovated and expanded in 2008. Exquisite finishes throughout, with a bright living room that opens to the backyard and juxtaposes a casual den. The epicurean kitchen with a center island and premier appliances is ideal for entertaining guests in either of the two dining rooms. The heart of the home is a two-story great room with state-of-the-art audio/visual technology, a dining room and a full sized bar and pantry.