The Playa Del Rey home of Los Angeles legend Dr. Jerry Buss has hit the market for the first time as first reported by the LA Times. Buss was the majority owner of the Los Angeles Lakers and the Lakers won 10 championships during his tenure. He is credited with revitalizing the experience of basketball both locally and around the league.
This one-of-a-kind property was custom built for Buss. It is an Italian Villa with breathtaking ocean, marina and city views, offers the ultimate indoor/outdoor California living. This magnificent hilltop estate sits on a double lot. 7 bed/11 baths, & a 3-stop elevator. The home features an impressive winding staircase, dramatic & grand living room on second floor that opens to the large terrace overlooking incredible views. There is a gracious rooftop deck with a spa that offers majestic views. Other details include a gourmet kitchen with artistic hand-carved designs and an extra large master suite which includes an enormous lounge & separate living area, walk in closet, dual sinks, spacious shower & sunken bath tub. There is also an elegant wood-paneled library/office and a playful downstairs game room with a bar. Buss’ love for his team can be seen in special custom Laker doors on the property. It is listed for $5.95 million with Barbra Stover of Rodeo Realty. All pictures by Chad Z. King of ABirdsEye.com.