688 E Mel Ave, PALM SPRINGS, 92262

REDUCED 17% Residential - Single Family For Sale


MLS® #: 219037669DA
Active, 68 Days on Market

Built by iconic modernist architect Albert Frey is a gated estate once known as the Errol Flynn Estate in the heart of Downtown Palm Springs.''The Guthrie House,'' originally built in 1935, was Frey's first residential property in Palm Springs, and was thoughtfully renovated with Frey in mind by Avi Ross Group in 2019. The home was taken down to the studs and rebuilt to today's structural standards, with all new plumbing, electrical, stucco, drywall, roof, energy efficient doors, windows, and HVAC system. Original features and architecture were meticulously restored. Custom built and designed maple cabinetry throughout. Experience simple and pure desert living with 3 stunning bedrooms, all boasting their own patio and fire pit, plus a detached pool house. From the picturesque mountain views to the large pool and spa, the raw desert landscape is the perfect setting. It is a perfect blend of architectural history with the conveniences of a brand new home, and encompasses the quintessential Palm Springs style, history and culture. The home is internationally known and studied, and the renovation has been written about by The Wall Street Journal, Dwell, LA Times. theguthriehouse.com

Essential Information

MLS® #: 219037669DA
Price: $1,990,000
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 3.00
Full Baths: 2
Half Baths: 1
Square Footage: 3,583
Acres: 0.39
Year Built: 1935
Type: Residential
Sub-Type: Single Family
Status: Active

Community Information

Address: 688 E Mel Ave
Area: Palm Springs Central
County: Riverside
State: CA
Zip Code: 92262


Features: Barbecue Private
Parking Spaces: 2
# of Garages: 2
Garages: Attached, Door Opener, Driveway, Garage Is Attached
View: Mountains
Has Pool: Yes
Pool: Heated, In Ground, Private


Interior: Cement
Interior Features: High Ceilings (9 Feet+), Other
Appliances: Built-In BBQ, Cooktop - Gas, Range Hood
Heating: Other
Cooling: Air Conditioning
# of Fireplaces: 1
# of Stories: 1


Lot Description: Automatic Gate

Additional Information

Date Listed: January 27th, 2020
Days on Market: 68

Listing Details

Listing Agent: Bahareh Kamoei (01873752)
Listing Office: BBS Brokers Realty
Contact Ron Parks: Phone: 760-883-8613


$/SqFt: $555
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