650 E Tachevah Drive
Palm Springs, California CA 92262-4902
$4,400,000 Price
9 Bedrooms
10 Full Baths
12 Total Baths
2 Partial Baths
9,445 Square Feet
0.800 Acres
17240632PS Listing ID
Iconic & published residence designed by celebrated architect, Howard Lapham in 1966, offers 9,400 + sq. feet of transcendent spaces making it the largest known Mid-Century to be ever built in Palm Springs. Architectural details include 13' tall walls of glass, soaring ceilings and a 60' X 27' living room with a fabulous cocktail bar overlooking numerous covered patios & 50' long swimmers pool. Additional significant features include a fully equipped commercial style kitchen, a lavish Master en-suite adjoining a stunning mosaic indoor pool (pool #2), a private 2-bedroom guest home (or staff quarters), security shades, climate controlled garage, steam shower, infrared sauna & automated Lutron lighting, sunshades, & irrigation controls. The amazing grounds are fully secured by gates and a 9' tall wall for privacy while offering prodigious western mountain views. Enjoy the koi pond and water features and the wonderful grounds w/specimen trees and mature citrus grove.
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Status Active
Year Built 1966
Property Type Residential
Property Subtype Single Family Detach

Primary Features

Area: Palm Springs Central
Building Style: Mid Century
Disability Access: 36+ Inch Wide Hal(L)
Disclosures: Comp ToBuyerAgent(L)
Doors: Double Door Entry
HOA: no
Price Per Square Foot: 465.85
Property Type: Residential
School District: Palm Springs USD
Subdivision: Movie Colony
View Type: Mountain View
Windows: Double Pane
Year Built: 1966
Zoning: R1


Appliances: Bar Ice Maker, Dishwasher, Dryer, Freezer, Garbage Disposal, Refrigerator, Washer
Builders Tract Code: 5620
Builders Tract Name: Movie Colony
Common Walls: Detached(L)
Days On Market: 48
Front of House Faces: FrontDoor Faces West, FrontDoor FacesSouth
Junior Middle School: Raymond Cree Middle
Laundry Locations: Individual Room
Other Property Features: Custom Built, Koi Pond, Sauna Private, Service Entrance
Other Structures: Guest House/Casit(L)
Pool: yes
Pool Construction: Gunite, In Ground
Pool Descriptions: Pool-Heated/Gas, Pool-Indoor, Heated Filtered(L), Other
Possession: Negotiable
Property Subtype: Single Family Detach
Security/Safety: Extr Security Lights, Prewired For Alarm, Smoke Detector(L)
Special Conditions: Standard Sale
Terms: Cash, Cash To New Loan, Conventional
Transaction Type: Sale
TV Services: Cable
Volt 220 Location: Other
Year Built Source: Assessor

Location Information

Association: Palm Springs Assocation of REALTORS
Cross Streets: Miraleste
Directions: Just East of Miraleste, North side of street.
Elementary School: Katherine Finchy Ele
FIPS Code: 65
High School: Palm Springs High Sc
Water District: Desert Water Agency

Interior Features

Bathroom Features: Counter-Tile, Double Shower, Double Vanity(s), Linen Closet, Master Baths-Dual, Powder Room, Remodeled, Shower and Tub, Shower Over Tub, Shower Stall, Shower-Steam, Tub-Sunken
Bedroom Features: 2 Master Bedrooms, Dressing Area, Master Retreat, Master Suite, Master-Ground Flr, Master-Main Floor, Master-Main Flr Bdrm, Walk In Closet
Cooking Appliances: Built-In BBQ(L), Built-In Gas(L), Gas Grill(L), Microwave(L)
Cooling Type: Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C, Evaporative, Other, Swamp Cooler(s)(L)
Eating Areas: Breakfast Nook, Breakfast/Bar, Dining Area, Formal Dining Rm, Kitchen Island, Breakfast Area(L), Family Kitchen(L), Separated(L)
Fireplace: yes
Fireplace Location: Living Room
Flooring: Terrazzo
Half Bathrooms: 2
Heating Type: Central Furnace, Forced Air
Interior Features: Bar, Bar-Wet, Built-Ins, High Ceilings, Home Automation Sys, Intercom
Kitchen Features: Counter-Marble, Island, Pantry, Remodeled
Rooms: Den, Dining Room, Entry, Family Room, Formal Entry, Living Room, Media Room, Office, Sauna, Utility Room, Central/Center Ha(L), Dressing Area(L), In-Law Suite(L), Master Bedroom(L), Separate Family R(L), Separate Maids Qt(L), Study/Office(L), Two Masters(L), Walk-In Closet(L)
Sprinklers: Sprinkler System, Sprinkler Timer
Water Heater Features: Gas

External Features

Entry Floor Number: 1
Entry Location: Foyer, Ground Level-NoSteps
Fencing: Block Wall
Foundation: Concrete Slab
Garage Space: 3
Lot Description: Automatic Gate, Back Yard, Curbs, Front Yard, Landscaped, Lawn, Lot Shape-Rectangle, Lot-Level/Flat, Street Lighting, Yard, Ext Security Ligh(L)
Lot Location: Near Public Transit
Lot Measurement: S
Lot Size Source: (Assessor)
Parking Features: Auto Driveway Gat(L), Built-In Storage(L), Cooled Garage(L), Controlled Entran(L), Driveway - Concre(L), Driveway Gate(L), Garage Door Opene(L), Private Garage(L)
Parking Type: Circular Driveway, Covered Parking, Driveway, Parking for Guests, Garage Attached(L), Parking-Guest Ons(L), Garage - 3 Door(L), Parking Space(L), Other
Patio Features: Concrete Slab, Covered, Other, Patio Open(L)
Playing Courts: Community(L)
Sewer: In, Connected & Paid
Total Carport Spaces: 3
View: yes
Water: District/Public(L)

Financial Details

Land Lease Type: Fee
Price Per Acre: 5500000.00
Tax ID: 507092007
Will Consider Lease: no

Zoning Info

Courtesy of Scott Histed of Bennion Deville Homes
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Greg Bauer

232 Serena Drive
Palm Desert, CA 92260
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