After a protracted slog in the marketplace, tax information reveal Matt Damon has lastly succeeded in offloading his erstwhile residence in Los Angeles. Now dwelling primarily in New York Metropolis together with his household — again in 2018, he dropped a document $16.7 million on a townhouse in stylish Brooklyn Heights — the “Bourne” franchise and “Ocean’s” trilogy star not had want for his West Coast outpost, which sits within the coveted Riviera pocket of L.A.’s seaside Pacific Palisades.
Damon first put the home up on the market almost a 12 months in the past, initially asking $21 million. With no takers, the asking value was quickly slashed to $17.9 million earlier than a purchaser stepped as much as the plate. The sale has now lastly closed off-market for precisely $18 million, and the spendy new house owners are George and Ann Sarnoff — he’s a managing director at KKR, one of many world’s largest non-public fairness corporations; she’s a high-profile media govt, the present and first feminine CEO of Warner Bros. (Damon and his longtime spouse Luciana Barroso acquired the property almost a decade in the past, paying $15 million.)
Sitting on a chief nook lot that spans greater than a half-acre, the home itself is totally invisible from the road behind layers of mature hedges and timber. Behind the gates, the Hawaiian-inspired construction stands tall, with seven bedrooms and 10 baths in over 13,000 sq. ft of dwelling house. Inbuilt 2004, the KAA Design home was marketed as utilizing “natural supplies” and artisanal craftsmanship all through.
The mansion consists of an intricate and interwoven creation of wooden, stone and stucco pavilions that mix Craftsman and Southeast Asian influences with traditional California modernism. Inside, an enormous atrium flaunts a refined mahogany ceiling, and there are quite a few areas for lounging and eating — an amazing room with a stone hearth, a billiards room with a moist bar, and a media room with direct entry to the gardens. The marble-and-mahogany kitchen opens to each an informal eating space and household room with floor-to-ceiling partitions of glass and plush yard views.
Downstairs, the total basement stage affords a kids’s playroom/den, a temperature-controlled wine cellar and totally stocked fitness center. Upstairs, the luxe major suite features a non-public terrace, a personal therapeutic massage room, stone-clad bathtub and twin walk-in closets, each with wall-to-wall carpeting for a comfy contact. There are additionally six further bedrooms, all with ensuite bogs and two of them particularly earmarked for live-in employees.
Out again, the lavish grounds do an honest impersonation of a Hawaiian paradise; dense tropical vegetation and big timber develop collectively, making the yard its personal non-public oasis. The grassy garden features a built-in kids’s playset, and there’s a Bali-style swimming pool adjoining an open-air pavilion for breezy out of doors eating and entertaining.