Martial artist and film actor Jackie Chan is known for his acrobatic fighting style and innovative stunt work, appearing in over 150 films and boasting stars on the Hong Kong Avenue of Stars and the Hollywood Walk of Fame. A cultural icon and a noted philanthropist, Chan also once owned this beautiful French Villa-inspired home located in Beverly Hills just north of Sunset Boulevard. According to the LA Times, Chan purchased this home in 1998 and sold it eight years later.
Built in 1986 and recently updated, the property has now been listed for $12.25 million. Situated on a large 30,000 sq. ft. lot, this grand property is gated with approximately 7,600 sq. ft. of living space.
Enter through the double iron gates to the large motor court with fountain and incredible front yard with rolling lawns. The lavish estate includes a dramatic two-story formal entry, stunning living room, elegant formal dining room, wood-paneled family room with step-down bar, and gourmet kitchen with center island and rotunda breakfast room.
The second floor landing features a sitting room with bar that adjoins to the tremendous master suite highlighted by a grand fireplace, private sitting room, dual walk-in closets, and luxurious marble bath.
The expansive backyard offers a serene setting with lush landscaping and great space for entertaining with a flagstone patio, pool and spa with waterfall feature, built-in barbecue and al fresco dining area.
1705 Green Acres Drive is listed for $12,250,000 USD by Jade Mills of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage Beverly Hills South.