252 Ridge Rd, PALM SPRINGS, 92264

SoldResidential - Single Family For Sale


MLS® #: 219056062PS
Sold, 98 Days on Market

One of the most iconic estates in the entire Palm Springs Valley, ''Bellosguardo',' was begun in1924. The estate has not changed hands in close to 45 years! Nestled on more than 28 acres of magical land, this one-of-a-kind World Class estate sits at the base of Mt. San Jacinto in a hidden canyon, yet minutes to downtown Palm Springs. The 7 bedroom, 10 baths multi-structure compound features the main house plus 4 additional individual villas. Main house contains an open living room, chefs kitchen and butler's pantry as well as a secret 2000+bottle wine cellar. The formal dining room with fireplace and wet-bar can seat 32 comfortably. The master suite features a private patio, outdoor shower, dramatic dressing area, his/hers closets, 2 home offices and safe room. The guest suites offer natural rock walls and authentic architectural elements. Famed modernist architect Albert Frey designed ''The Rock House'' villa of the estate, which features a 2-room suite with walls of glass, fireplace, hand-carved Balinese garden doors, claw-foot tub, rock shower and meditation garden. Furnishings included with exceptions. . The grounds are the show with acres of entertainment areas set among spectacular rock formations and featuring a natural amphitheater with stage, swimming ponds, waterfall and hiking trails on the property itself. And at night the setting wil

Essential Information

MLS® #: 219056062PS
Price: $8,500,000
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 10.00
Full Baths: 10
Square Footage: 7,279
Acres: 28.21
Year Built: 1925
Type: Residential
Sub-Type: Single Family
Style: French
Status: Sold

Community Information

Address: 252 Ridge Rd
Area: Palm Springs South End
County: Riverside
State: CA
Zip Code: 92264


Features: Custom Built
Parking Spaces: 23
# of Garages: 2
Garages: Carport Detached, Circular Driveway, Covered Parking, Detached, Door Opener, Driveway, Garage Is Detached, Oversized, Parking for Guests
View: Canyon, City Lights, Desert, Hills, Mountains, Panoramic, Valley
Has Pool: Yes
Pool: Gunite, In Ground, Private


Interior: Mixed, Slate
Interior Features: Bar, Beamed Ceiling(s), Block Walls, Brick Walls, Built-Ins, Cathedral-Vaulted Ceilings, Phone System, Plaster Walls, Pre-wired for high speed Data, Recessed Lighting, Storage Space
Appliances: Built-In BBQ, Range, Range Hood
Heating: Central, Fireplace, Forced Air, Natural Gas, Zoned
Cooling: Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fan, Multi/Zone
# of Fireplaces: 2
# of Stories: 6


Exterior: Block, Plaster, Stone, Stucco
Lot Description: 5 + Lots, Automatic Gate, Fenced, Landscaped, Lot Shape-Irregular, Secluded
Windows: Custom Window Covering, Skylights
Roof: Concrete
Construction: Block, Plaster, Stone, Stucco
Foundation: Combination Foundation

School Information

District: Palm Springs Unified
High: Palm Springs

Additional Information

Date Listed: January 21st, 2021
Days on Market: 98

Listing Details

Listing Agent: Scott Lyle (00700215)
Listing Office: Compass
Contact Ron Parks: Phone: 760-883-8613


$/SqFt: $1,168
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