LOCATION: 1 Buggy Whip Drive, Rolling Hills, CA
SQUARE FOOTAGE: 51,000
BEDROOMS & BATHROOMS: 9 bedrooms & 25 bathrooms
PRICE: $40,000,000 ($53,000,000 in 2013)
This jaw-dropping mega mansion is located at 1 Buggy Whip Drive in a guard-gated community in Rolling Hills, CA and is situated on a little over 7 landscaped acres. Dubbed Hacienda de la Paz, it was built in 2001 and features approximately 50,000 square feet of living space, with most of that being underground (there are FIVE subterranean floors). It is owned John Z. Blazevich, chief executive of shrimp importer Viva Food Group.
It features a tree-lined driveway that leads to an impressive limestone motor court. There is a main house, guest house and an apartment/garage wing.
Inside features 9 bedrooms, 25 bathrooms, formal living and dining rooms, library, gourmet kitchen, ballroom that can hold 350 people, orchestra and full catering facilities, awesome indoor tennis court to US Open specifications, underground Moroccan-style baths, billiards room with wet bar, elaborate indoor swimming pool and more.
Outdoor features include a swimming pool, rose garden, orchards, marble fountains, bocce court, outdoor clay tennis court to French Open specifications and more.
It is listed at $40,000,000.