John Legend is known for the many hit songs he sings and the ones he has penned as a songwriter. Born as John Roger Stephens in 1978 in Springfield, Ohio, John Legend is the only black man to win all four a Tony, Emmy, Grammy, and Oscar for his work. He met model Chrissy Teigen in 2006 after she appeared in his video for the song, “Stereo,” and got engaged in 2011.
They were married in 2013 and are now the parents of two children. While Legend continues to churn out hit songs, Teigen is penning bestselling cookbooks. This power couple has an eye for gorgeous real estate in their Beverly Hills home is no exception. Many of their properties have appeared over the years in Architectural Digest and now their Beverly Hills mansion is on the market for a cool $23.95 million.
The 8,520 square-foot house is extremely welcoming as you walk through the foyer that provides you with a view of the indoor balcony of the second level. The large living room boasts a floor-to-ceiling glass wall with amazing views and a fireplace while the kitchen provides plenty of space along with a huge, gray island with an attached table made of wood that allows for plenty of sitting and eating room.
With gorgeous hardwood flooring throughout, a hallway leads to a formal dining room through a set of golden flanked doors. A gorgeous hand-painted and very detailed ceiling above a large wooden table in the dining room is highlighted by gorgeous decorative lighting.
This amazing house offers a total of eight bedrooms, including the primary bedroom, which is breathtaking with a tall ceiling that is adorned with plenty of lighting along with the natural light from a glass wall that leads to a relaxing balcony with amazing views. A fireplace and lounge area make this master bedroom the best place to unwind after a long day.
The primary bathroom is huge and features two vanities, a large, gray soaker tub by a window with a view, and a walk-in shower. A walk-in closet that is extremely large with an island and tons of shelving and a balcony with amazing views of the city round out the slew of extravagant features this master bedroom has to offer. Among the seven other bedrooms is one fit for any young girl that offers plenty of space and soft, pink décor.
The family room is aligned with gorgeous potted plants and is large enough for a huge, spacious L-shaped sectional along with a fireplace and mounted television. A hallway leads from the family room to the in-house beauty salon that offers a large vanity, large glass doors with an amazing view that leads to another balcony, and stylish chairs for your convenience. Nearby to the salon is an amazing playroom for the kiddies that features a tree-themed bookshelf and plenty of room to play, do crafts, or just hang out and watch TV.
A home gym offers tons of space for workout equipment and beautiful hardwood flooring. A home theater, complete with a huge large-screen TV, offers several comfy sofas on ascending platforms for easy viewing of the movie on the screen.
If the inside of this amazing house isn’t enough luxury, the outside is just as exquisite with a large backyard heated saltwater swimming pool and hot tub encased with concrete walkways, gorgeous plants, and plenty of areas for lounging and relaxing. A pergola that offers outdoor dining tops with a grilling station tops off this beautiful area.
If you want to purchase this amazing Beverly Hills house listed at $23.95 million, contact Marshall Peck of Douglas Elliman in Beverly Hills, the listing agent for this amazing property that was constructed in 1966.
Photo credit: Anthony Barcelo, Courtesy of Douglas Elliman
Jon Dykstra owns an interior design company in North Vancouver, British Columbia. He's fascinated by architecture and interiors. He also enjoys gardening at his "house in the burbs" and "homesteading" at his off-the-grid boat-access cabin.
Combine all that with a love of writing and Homestratsophere.com was born. He balances his working time between running his interior design company, working on his off-the-grid cabin and publishing homestratosphere.com.