Historic Casa Elizabeth, nicknamed after the home’s former owner, Hollywood icon Elizabeth Taylor, can be yours for $4.5 million. This famous mansion has been featured in magazines, movies, television, books, hosted celebrities, world leaders, and royalty, and is currently on the market. Chic, contemporary, and minimalist design is a treasure trove of home decor ideas.
Elizabeth Taylor became famous for starring in classic films such as: Isn’t Virginia Woolf scary? and Taming the Shrew her whirlwind romance and subsequent marriage to co-star Richard Burton; She is perhaps the person who most embodies old Hollywood glamor. However, her Palm Springs mansion is very different from the image of vintage furniture that comes to mind when this category is used. Rather, the Coachella Valley mansion is a masterclass in how to make your home look modern.
The property is owned by Sandra Upchurch of Signature Real Estate Group.
Photos shared by Robb Report Real Estate show the home has a sleek, modern silhouette, formed from brushed white rectangular blocks. Stroll through the open concept and enjoy stunning views of the surrounding mountains. This home is located on what is essentially California lush land (0.59 acres to be exact) surrounded by towering palm trees. Elizabeth Taylor’s former Palm Springs mansion has a total of four bedrooms and three and a half bathrooms, and occupies 4,216 square feet of space.
Interior photos show this home is filled with open concept living spaces. His luxurious primary suite has two rooms, with a spa-like private bathroom connecting them. A large walk-in shower lets in plenty of natural light for a relaxing soak.
Bright white walls, free-flowing shapes, and recessed lighting give the entire home an incredibly contemporary feel. Large black-framed windows flood the room with light, and bright green views create an attractive contrast with the sophisticated white interior.
Casa Elizabeth features a chic, modern kitchen with an oversized island, gold hardware, and gorgeous gray cabinetry. The outdoor contemporary pool is flanked by a chic pool house and an outdoor kitchen for entertaining.
For those who don’t have $5 million to spare, we’ve put together a modern collection of items that allow you to recreate the classic look at home. Shop Elizabeth Taylor’s Modern Home Edit below.
This beautiful hanging light pendant is made of steel with an antique brass finish. The shade is constructed from bowl-shaped white alabaster glass.
This sophisticated sculptural armchair is the perfect dining chair for your modern dining table. It is made of iron and has a durable soft fabric cover.
Artificial green Kentian tree
This beautiful artificial tree is perfect for adding a touch of greenery to your modern home. The base is sized to fit perfectly into a flower pot.