A masterful expression of California modern living born from years of meticulous planning and craftsmanship, this new architectural triumph from Gunderson Matkins, in collaboration with O+ L building projects, sets a new benchmark for natural luxury amidst the ever-coveted Riviera section of Pacific Palisades. Neighbors include Reese Witherspoon, Kate Hudson, Steven Spielberg, Tom Hanks, Ben Affleck and Jennifer Garner, to name a few.
The three-level, 13,777-square-foot compound on 1143 Ravoli Drive captivates with soaring walls of glass in nearly every room, framing panoramic canyon and mountain views. A 1,750-square-foot master suite offers maximum privacy and ocean views, in tandem with a jaw-dropping elevator in the walk-in closet that descends to a seasonal wardrobe closet.
To boot, the home features four additional ensuite bedrooms, staff quarters, a safe room and a spacious two-bedroom guest villa. Here, there’s simply no shortage of space.
The home was painstakingly designed for both large-scale entertaining and intimate affairs. It’s grandiose, yet comfortable; fit for few, or hundreds. An impressive formal living room and dining room are complemented by a gourmet chef’s kitchen with a 16-foot island, all of which flow seamlessly beyond walls of glass to the pool terrace—an undeniably zen sanctuary.
A magnificent floating staircase leads to the second story, featuring an enlarged landing that serves as a formal library with a a 15-foot high built-in bookcase.
Downstairs, a state-of-the-art home theater, wine cellar, wellness studio with treatment room, sauna and exercise terrace provide the ultimate retreat. The home also comes with a 7-car motor court garage and an additional 2-car carport—a necessity for any automobile aficionado.
Thoughtfully landscaped to offer supreme seclusion amidst natural beauty and an unparalleled outdoor haven rivaling the finest resort, the property’s sprawling grounds boasts a cascading entry garden and fountain, 50-foot pool with spa, 4 outdoor fireplaces, level grassy lawn and regulation Bocce court. Equestrian and stable-ready with direct access to Will Rogers State Park, 1143 Ravoli Drive is a rare architectural offering in a thoroughly natural environment.
The property is listed with Hugh Evans III (310.500.1331) and Randy Forbes, Jr. (310.345.7082), both with Pacific Union International. For a look inside the property, visit 1143ravoli.com.