For Sale: The Most Expensive Home In America
Listed at $200,000,000 by Hilton & Hyland, The Manor is one of the greatest properties in the US possibly the world. The mansion sits on nearly 5 acres in Holmby Hills, Los Angeles.
Built in 1988 for the most prolific television producer Aaron Spelling at a cost of $12 million and designed by James Langenheim & Associates, the home is in the French chateau-style and is the largest home in Los Angeles County. The Current owner is British heiress Petra Stunt, daughter of Formula 1 racing magnate Bernie Ecclestone. Petra purchased the home for $85 million at the age of 23. She has since carried out renovations to modernize the home.
The home has 123 rooms totaling in 56,000 square feet of space. There are 14 bedrooms, 26 bathrooms, multiple living rooms, four bars, and three kitchens. Amenities include a screening room, gym, bowling alley, three rooms for wrapping presents, a flower cutting room, wine cellar, library, four two-car garages, tennis court, and outdoor pool, The parking lot has space for 100 vehicles and there are an additional 16 car ports.
It was previously described as the "greatest entertainment house ever” with Candy recalling how “all the stars came through” including Jackie Kennedy, Prince Charles, and “every star from every one of Aaron’s shows.”