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    MLS # 21-724850
    Listed on 05/01/2021
    Status Active
    Price $4,500,000
    Type Single Family Home
    Subtype Single Family
    Size of home 3,711 Sq ft
    Beds / Baths 3 / 4.00
    Size of lot 11,761 sq ft
    Neighborhood Vista Las Palmas
    Location address 1197 Abrigo Rd
    Palm Springs 92262

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    The iconic Morse Residence located in the highly sought after Vista Las Palmas neighborhood is one of the finest residences in Palm Springs offering a truly unique architectural statement. This one of a kind home exemplifies the glamour of entertaining in the midcentury. Built by The Alexander Co. in 1961 and originally designed by renowned architects Dan Palmer and Willliam Krisel, the original owners worked with the infamous Harold "Hal" Levitt to completely redesign the home during the framing stage. Levitt's incredible work including the homes of notable celebrities in the Trousdale Estates community of Beverly Hills. The sleek midcentury modern exterior w/original terrazzo walkways just hints at the surprises inside-unlike any other in Palm Springs. Offering an unparalleled indoor/outdoor experience including a sunken living room that opens to a fully equipped swim-up bar w/glass pocket doors the disappear into the home's stone walls. A stunning entry of poured terrazzo leads into an impressive gallery, past a leather tufted powder room. Vintage terrazzo continues throughout the entire home including floors, showers, bar, countertop and patios. The Malm fireplace in the oversized main bedroom is stunning. The Morse House was the 1st home in Vista Las Palmas to be designated as a Class 1 Historic Site & is eligible for "Mills Act" tax credits.

    General Information

    School District Palm Springs Unified
    Original List Price $4,500,000
    Price Per Sq/Ft $1,213
    Furnished No
    Land Type Fee
    Land Lease Expires N/A
    Pool Yes
    Spa Yes
    Style Mid-century Modern,Architectural,Iconic / historical
    Year Built 1961
    Levels Ground Level
    View Panoramic, Pool, Mountains
    Interior Features Bar, Beamed Ceiling(s), Cathedral-Vaulted Ceilings, Built-Ins, Detached/No Common Walls, Drywall Walls, Paneled Walls, Open Floor Plan, Laundry - Closet Stacked, High Ceilings (9 Feet+), Pre-wired for high speed Data
    Flooring Terrazzo, Carpet
    Appliances Built-In Gas, Double Oven, Cooktop - Gas, Range Hood
    Patio Features Awning, Concrete Slab, Patio Open
    Laundry Laundry Area
    Fireplace Yes
    Heating Type Forced Air, Natural Gas
    Cooling Type Ceiling Fan, Air Conditioning, Dual, Central
    Parking Spaces 4
    Parking Type Attached, Built-In Storage, Direct Entrance, Door Opener, Driveway, Garage - 2 Car, Driveway - Pavers, Garage Is Attached, Side By Side, Private

    Courtesy of: Scott Histed / Bennion Deville Homes

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