Tom Hanks’ House
Celebrities are known to take things to another level! One of America’s finest actors and filmmaker Tom Hanks is no different. Box-office star, producer, director Tom Hanks and his wife, actress-producer Rita Wilson are proud owners of multiple multi-million-dollar luxury properties.
The power couple sold two neighboring properties for $17.5 million in 2017 in the Pacific Palisades area. The first house is a Spanish Revival Villa, 3930 square feet which was built in 1933. It consists of four luxury bedrooms and five bathrooms. It had incredible features like beamed ceilings, archways, wood-paneled dining rooms and terracotta tile flooring. Nestled on a hill, the house had splendid views of the valley below. The 7,260 square feet house is built in the English style and has seven bedrooms and seven bathrooms. There is a cozy family room with a fireplace, expansive eat-in kitchen which opens onto a terrace. It also has a billiard room, a rec room, a wet bar and a breakfast bar. They had bought the twin properties in two off-market transactions in 2003 and 2007 for about $13.1 million.
The ‘Big’ star’s humongous real-estate portfolio still includes a 14,500 square feet house in Pacific Palisades which they acquired in 2010 for just over $26 million from producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshal plus a $2.95 million home in Malibu and a home in Sun Valley, Ketchum, Idaho.
The 14,500 square feet Pacific Palisades house built in 1996, was designed by New York-based Gwathmey Siegel & Associates. It comprises of living areas in a two-level limestone pavilion and four bedrooms and five bathrooms.
The two-time Oscar winner Tom Hanks has picked up a fair number of awards as well as some mega-mansions in Los Angeles during his splendid acting career. Tom Hanks owns a property in the Sun Valley, Ketchum, Idaho. This located is for billionaires who are successful but who love to keep their lives private. The Sun Valley has maintained its low-key vibe. Tom Hanks second home stands out from his other properties because of its remote location situates in the charming mountain town. Luxurious amenities such as vibrant nightlife, skiing is available within striking distance from this home which also offers the hospitality of a resort community.
Living large in a magnificent home and being secluded at the same time is key when it comes to Tom Hanks beautiful summer estate.
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