An incredible property located in Malibu, California and at the top of a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean is sold at the asking price of $ 125 million per Diana Jenkins, founder of Neuro Drinks, Wall Street newspaper reports. But before the house belonged to Jenkins, it belonged to the recently disappeared country music legend Kenny Rogers, who lived there in the 1980s.
The house is equipped with many luxury amenities, but the most distinctive is probably the funicular lift which can take passengers to and from the main house and the large cabin near the ocean. Rogers did not have an outlawed reputation as a country music star, but according to Rogers’ widow Wanda, the installation of the elevator caused him legal trouble with the state of California, which Fined him $ 2 million for building it without the proper permit when he owned the property in the 80s. Despite this, the elevator remains functional, making it a key selling point for the property today. ‘hui.
Other outlets in the five-bedroom main house include both a dance studio and a recording studio, reflecting the work of the house’s previous most famous owner. Elsewhere on the ground, there is this hut by the sea equipped with a bar, a barbecue, a fireplace and even a retractable roof. Closer to home – not directly accessible by funicular – is a swimming pool with waterfall, koi carp pond and basketball court. There is also the three bedroom guest house, described like this in the property’s official listing:
“The three-story guesthouse has three bedrooms, a large main room, a full kitchen, a mirrored room, a bathroom, a bonus room, and a patio with an aquarium wall.”
Another character well known for having previously owned this property is businessman Barry Diller and, interestingly, said Jenkins WSJ that she accidentally found the house while looking for a house with a friend Kid rock – who also tried country music.
Jenkins, a native of Bosnia, said that she had wanted to return to her country of origin for years to be closer to her family, but that she was kept in Malibu partly because of her love for this mansion. Now, she says, she’s ready to give it up – once she finds a buyer willing to pay $ 125 million, that is.