796 N Via Miraleste, PALM SPRINGS, 92262

Residential - Single Family For Sale


MLS® #: 20-594510
Active, 30 Days on Market

This rare 2-acre Spanish Colonial Revival estate echoes with Movie Colony tales of Cary Grant and heiress Barbara Hutton. Towering hedges protect this private sanctuary with stunning mountain vistas, saltwater pool and spa, endless lawns, palm groves, and sunken tennis court. Original features include the living room’s beamed ceiling and the festive "Cantina" with full bar and 40s murals. Old meets new with rustic modern simplicity: Great Room wing includes a kitchen with 16 ft island, expansive living space, formal dining room, laundry, bath and more. A lofty master suite includes a gas fireplace, large bath and dressing areas, and a roof deck to take in legendary sunsets. Main house has 5 bedrooms and 5.5 baths, including a private upper suite with balcony. Charming 2-story guesthouse completes the compound with 2 full 1-bedroom suites, the upper with breathtaking views of the property and mountains. New plumbing and 600 amp electrical allow for expansion. Bring your dreams.

Essential Information

MLS® #: 20-594510
Price: $4,500,000
Bedrooms: 7
Bathrooms: 8.00
Full Baths: 7
Half Baths: 1
Square Footage: 7,554
Acres: 1.97
Year Built: 1934
Type: Residential
Sub-Type: Single Family
Style: Spanish
Status: Active

Community Information

Address: 796 N Via Miraleste
Area: Palm Springs Central
County: Riverside
State: CA
Zip Code: 92262


Features: Balcony, Barbecue Private, Custom Built, Double Door Entry, French Doors, Historical, Sprinkler System, Two On A Lot
Parking Spaces: 3
Garages: Carport Attached, Driveway - Gravel
View: Mountains
Has Pool: Yes
Pool: In Ground, Private, Heated with Gas


Interior: Wood, Tile, Carpet
Interior Features: Bar, Built-Ins, Detached/No Common Walls, Open Floor Plan, Storage Space, Coffered Ceiling(s)
Appliances: Built-Ins, Built-In Electric
Heating: Central, Fireplace
Cooling: Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fan
Fireplace: Yes
# of Fireplaces: 3
Fireplaces: Decorative, Living Room, Bonus Room
# of Stories: 2


Exterior: Brick, Hard Coat Stucco
Roof: Spanish Clay Tile
Construction: Brick, Hard Coat Stucco

Additional Information

Date Listed: June 23rd, 2020
Days on Market: 30
Zoning: R1B

Listing Details

Listing Agent: John White (01973171)
Listing Office: Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Proper
Contact Ron Parks: Phone: 760-883-8613


$/SqFt: $596
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