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MLS # 24-374395
Listed on 2024-04-03
Status Active
Price $36,000,000
Type Residential
Subtype Single Family Residence
Size of home 10,685 sq ft
Beds / Baths 13 / 12.00
Size of lot 1,742,400 sq ft
Neighborhood Griffin Ranch
Location address 81345 Avenue 54
La Quinta 92253


The exotic 40-acre Merv Griffin Estate is nestled in the heart of La Quinta and steeped with rich history. Designed by noted Los Angeles interior designer Waldo Fernandez, the architecture and interior design showcase a seamless blend of Moroccan elegance with modern California influences. Once owned by the legendary television entertainer and entrepreneur Merv Griffin, this is a rare opportunity to own an iconic residence. Boasting 13 beds and 12 baths, this expansive property is a true compound, featuring 7 distinct structures, the crown jewel of which is the magnificent 5,409-SF main residence. A majestic mountain backdrop frames the estate, providing panoramic vistas of the surrounding landscape, including the tranquil lake and sprawling orchard. Additionally, enjoy equestrian facilities, a pool, and a 6-bay garage. Experience self-sufficiency with a highly productive potable well (water rights owned) that services all water needs across the property.

General Information

Original List Price $36,000,000
Price Per Sq/Ft $3,369
Furnished No
Land Lease Expires N/A
Pool Yes
Pool Description In Ground
Spa Yes
Spa Description In Ground
Year Built 1986
Levels Two
View Lake, Mountains, Panoramic
Flooring Ceramic Tile, Marble
Laundry Room
Fireplace Yes
Heating Type Central
Cooling Type Central
Parking Spaces 20
Parking Type Driveway, Garage - 4+ Car

Courtesy of: Zach Goldsmith / The Agency

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