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Mitzi Gaynor puts Beverly Hills home on the market

 

Los Angeles Times

Actress Mitzi Gaynor is putting her longtime home in Beverly Hills on the market at $5.495 million.

The nearly 4,200-square-foot Spanish villa, built in 1929, features beamed ceilings, leaded glass skylights, inlaid wood flooring, floor-to-ceiling windows and French doors. A balcony off the master suite overlooks the pool and yard of the close to one-third-acre property. There is also a maid’s room for a total of five bedrooms and six bathrooms.

A singer and a dancer, Gaynor made a name for herself as a leading lady in musicals such as South Pacific.

Country star

Musician Brad Paisley, 41, and his wife, Nashville actress Kimberly Williams-Paisley, have sold a home in Pacific Palisades for $2.5 million.

The restored house, with more 1920s character than country vibe, features a two-story living room with a fireplace, beamed ceilings and stained-glass windows. The 3,394-square-foot home has four bedrooms and three bathrooms. There is a detached garage with a bonus room, a lawn and citrus trees.

Singer-songwriter Paisley, 40, spent this summer on his Beat This Summer tour playing paisley-patterned guitars.

‘DEXTER’ LISTS

Michael C. Hall, 42, who starred on Dexter, listed his Ronald Colman estate home in Hollywood Hills for sale at $2.35 million last month and already has a buyer on the hook.

Designed and built in 1926 for Colman, a British actor who straddled the silent and talking film eras, the Spanish-style estate features a main house, guesthouse and tennis court turned garden on a third of an acre.

Features of the walled property include a courtyard garden and outdoor dining area, a media room, a wine room, five bedrooms, 5.5 bathrooms and 4,600 square feet of living space. There is a three-car garage.

Hall bought the property last year for $1.95 million, public records show.

CRAFTSMAN FOR SALE

Actor Justin Long has put a Hollywood Hills house on the market at $2.1 million.

The modern Craftsman, built in 1990, sits on nearly a third of an acre behind rustic hand-hewn wooden doors that open to an enclosed courtyard. Features include balconies, a loft, a wet bar, two fireplaces, three bedrooms and four bathrooms in 3,388 square feet of living space. The fenced and terraced yard features fruit trees and a lawn.

Long, 35, was in this year’s romantic comedy A Case of You, which he co-wrote.

The property, purchased in 2008 for $1.999 million, has been on and off the market for sale or lease in recent years. Long is selling because he has work lined up on both coasts and no longer needs the house.

TARZANA LISTED

Wilmer Valderrama, 33, who played exchange student Fez on That ‘70s Show, has listed his Tarzana compound for sale at $3.495 million.

Designed for work, workout and play, the property has a 2,300-square-foot office/gym and a volleyball court with a misting system. For after hours, there’s an ornate carved wooden bar.

Set behind gates and encompassing 2.2 acres, the compound also includes a 5,000-square-foot contemporary main house, a 1,700-square-foot guesthouse, a pool and a tennis court.

The actor bought the property in 2005 for $3.525 million from martial artist and actor Chuck Norris, public records show.

‘ER’ DOC

Actress Parminder Nagra has a house in Los Feliz up for sale at $1.349 million.

The contemporary home, built in 1982 and renovated six years ago, features a 25-foot ceiling in the living room, an open floor plan, three fireplaces, balconies, four bedrooms, three bathrooms and 2,484 square feet of living space. There are city and mountain views and a terraced backyard.

Nagra, 37, is known for her role on ER (2003-09) as Dr. Neela Rasgotra and in the film Bend It Like Beckham (2002), in which she starred. The property was purchased in 2007 for $870,000.

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