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MLS # 219037669DA
Listed on 01/27/2020
Status Active
Price $2,399,000
Type Single Family Home
Size of home 3,583 Sq ft
Beds / Baths 3 / 3.00
Size of lot 16,988 sq ft
Neighborhood El Mirador
Location address 688 E Mel Avenue
Palm Springs 92262


Built by iconic modernist architect Albert Frey is a gated estate once known as the Errol Flynn Estate in the heart of Downtown Palm Springs.''The Guthrie House,'' originally built in 1935, was Frey's first residential property in Palm Springs, and was thoughtfully renovated with Frey in mind by Avi Ross Group in 2019. The home was taken down to the studs and rebuilt to today's structural standards, with all new plumbing, electrical, stucco, drywall, roof, energy efficient doors, windows, and HVAC system. Original features and architecture were meticulously restored. Custom built and designed maple cabinetry throughout. Experience simple and pure desert living with 3 stunning bedrooms, all boasting their own patio and fire pit, plus a detached pool house. From the picturesque mountain views to the large pool and spa, the raw desert landscape is the perfect setting. It is a perfect blend of architectural history with the conveniences of a brand new home, and encompasses the quintessential Palm Springs style, history and culture. The home is internationally known and studied, and the renovation has been written about by The Wall Street Journal, Dwell, LA Times.

General Information

Original List Price $2,399,000
Price Per Sq/Ft $670
Furnished Yes
Land Type Fee
Land Lease Expires N/A
Pool Yes
Spa Yes
Style Mid-century Modern,Architectural,Iconic / historical
Year Built 1935
Levels One Level
View Mountains
Interior Features High Ceilings (9 Feet+), Other
Flooring Cement
Appliances Built-In BBQ, Cooktop - Gas, Range Hood
Patio Features Other - See Remarks
Laundry Room
Fireplace No
Heating Type Other
Cooling Type Air Conditioning
Parking Spaces 2
Parking Type Attached, Door Opener, Driveway, Garage Is Attached

Courtesy of: Bahareh Kamoei / BBS Brokers Realty

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