Bette Midler’s and George Lucas’ House in Hollywood Hills, CA (Listed for $4.48 Million)
You don’t have to be a star to live like one. A 1936 Nantucket-style Hollywood Hills home previously owned by Bette Midler and George Lucas is on the market for $4.48 million. This resort-style home has a gorgeous outdoor terrace with pool, hot tub and lots of indoor-outdoor living space.
Have you ever dreamed of living in a home that once belonged to a celebrity? Well, we can one-up you on that! A home is currently on sale that belonged to two celebrities. The home that was once owned by singer/actress/performer Bette Miller as well as George Lucas the man responsible for the Star Wars saga. This home certainly has an impressive pedigree. The 3,200 square-foot, three-bedroom, four-bath Hollywood Hills home is listed for $4.48 million.
This gorgeous Nantucket Hollywood Hills home was built in 1936. Bette Midler purchased the stylish home in 1983. She owned the home from 1983 through 1987. Ms. Midler was very busy during this time. She was re-focusing on her singing and acting career. She also started her production company during that time. She went on to star in several popular movies including “Beaches”, “The Rose” and “The First Wives Club”, not to mention singing the award-winning song “Wind Beneath My Wings.”
George Lucas, the founder of Lucasfilm and the creator of Star Wars owned the home from 2008 to 2010. He sold the home when he decided to spend more time at one of his other residences in Marin County, California, Skywalker Ranch.
Spacious Home on Picturesque Gated Property
This spacious home is 3,200 square feet at the end of a gated driveway lined with stately mature trees. The entire home is very private from the second you go through the gate until you reach the backyard.
The home has three bedrooms and four baths, one bathroom looks out over the property. The home was recently updated, including a complete kitchen remodel. The kitchen features Wolf appliances and designer blue Smeg refrigerator. The walls are covered in Carrara marble, custom Italian cabinetry, and French oak flooring.
This kitchen is a work of art, if you like to cook, you will enjoy creating recipes and turning out some gourmet meals to impress your family and friends.
Adjacent to the kitchen is a spacious dining room and living room. Both have folding glass doors that open to the outside patio area so you can bring the outside in. The vaulted ceiling and skylight make the rooms seem larger and lighter.
The bedrooms are located upstairs. To get to the bedrooms, you’ll climb a unique stairway, that may make you dizzy from the stark black and white swirl pattern.
The primary bedroom has a private balcony that looks out at the backyard pool/lounging area and the beautiful mature landscaping. Each bedroom has a fireplace and spa-like bathroom with great views of the spacious property.
The backyard has a resort-like feel, except you don’t have to fend off splashing kids. The oversized yard has a sparkling pool and hot tub with loungers, chairs, and tables. All set with decorative pavers. The beautiful paved terrace has an outdoor kitchen and plenty of room for entertaining. Surrounding the pool and patio areas are lush mature trees and bushes.
This property is the perfect getaway for anyone looking for privacy. No wonder it has been the solitary retreat for two popular movie icons.