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Palm Springs Compound! 5b/4b.Best Quality! Mid-Century/ Modern

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Back yard with stunning views of San Jacinto Mountains.

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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

This beautifully appointed home offers five bedrooms, four baths and was professionally restored and expanded in 2006. The fifth bedroom was converted to a media room and makes a king size bed perfect for the kids when needed. Located on a quiet street in the historic Sunmor neighborhood, the main house is an exquisite Alexander mid-century home built in 1958 with breath taking views of the San Jacinto Mountains and surrounding valley. The original Alexander, being 1300 square feet was expanded to over 2,600 square feet maintaining the original post and beam, floor to ceiling glass, and character of the Alexander 'Chalet' home. The expansion and restoration of the house was done with green and recycled materials. In keeping with Alexander’s vision, meticulous consideration was taken in the design and building efficiency.

This home is centrally located with an easy 15-minute walk to downtown Palm Springs where you will find numerous restaurants, shops, and entertainment.

The home was inspired by the owners’ many years of travel and the love of Palm Springs architecture and lifestyle. The owner and designer is influenced by Southeast Asia. He chose to carry a Zen-like quality throughout the home. The grounds are exquisite with such attention to detail, that 44,000 pounds of rock were brought in from Bali, Indonesia. Being within the compound transcends you from everyday life to complete relaxation and rejuvenation.

Guests appreciate the attention to detail and comfortability whether inside or out at this Palm Springs compound. Lush fichus shrubbery provides complete privacy. Magnificent palms surround you while soaking in the hot tub. Beautiful mountain views produce a “resort” feel while staying at the “Livmor” home. The interior areas and grounds come alive at night with dramatic landscape lighting; the focal point being a 2,500 pound Buddha hand carved from Java stone. A beautiful star-filled sky without a street light in sight; you and your loved ones are sure to enjoy a perfect evening building lifetime memories at this classic compound in Palm Springs.

Palm Springs Permit Number: 45890000


Keywords: house, mid century, modern, contemporary, guest unit, Alexander, quality

Why VRBO

Property Type

  • House

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental

Suitability

  • Minimum Age Limit For Renters
  • Children Welcome
  • Limited Accessibility
  • Non Smoking Only
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Bedrooms: 5 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8, Beds for 2-8

Bathrooms: 4 Bathrooms

Entertainment

  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo

Attractions

  • Cinemas
  • Health/Beauty Spa
  • Live Theater
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Theme Parks
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • Fitness Center

Leisure Activities

  • Antiquing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Miniature Golf
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Mountain View

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Cycling
  • Golf
  • Hiking
  • Mountain Biking
  • Rock Climbing
  • Swimming
  • Tennis

General

  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Covered Parking:

    2 car carport...moreless

  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street:

    Large driveway for additional cars...moreless

  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Wood Fireplace

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    References available...moreless

  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen:

    Wolf professional range...moreless

  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator

Outside

  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill

Pool / Spa

  • Hot Tub
  • Private Pool
 

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3 night min stay
$795

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Departure Cleaning $250 + tax
  • Tax Rate 11.5%

Notes:

Special events and holidays are $895 per night, three night minimum. All other terms are the same. Optional pool heating is available for $75 per day. Jacuzzi heating is included in rental pricing.

50% of total rental amount due to reserve. Balance due 60 days prior to actual rental date. Personal check is fine. Credit cards are charged a 3% premium.


Cancellation policy:

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.


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Owner info

Year Purchased: 2004

About the owner: I have been designing and building residential homes for 20 years. It is a passion for me. I love the element of surprise and understatement in a home. I make sure every property I have done contains those two elements along with loads of emotion. Everyone should feel something after leaving a great property.

Why the Owner Chose Sunmor:
I love the location and the traditional Alexander mid-century neighborhood. Sunmor neighborhood is quiet and well preserved. Its history relating to Palm Springs is quite amazing.

The Unique Benefits at this House:
When staying at the Livmor house you will find a peaceful tranquility. Relaxation is the key at this home. Many of the art objects on the property come from the far east. Indonesia, Vietnam and Thailand are but some of the countries art and working components of the home originate from. In fact, over 44,000 pounds of rock were brought in from Bali for this unique compound!


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Photos

  • Back yard with stunning views of San Jacinto Mountains.

    Back yard with stunning views of San Jacinto Mountains.

  • Living room with vintage over-sized lamp and custom made furniture.

    Living room with vintage over-sized lamp and custom made furniture.

  • Kitchen with professional WOLF range.

    Kitchen with professional WOLF range.

  • 56' flat screen TV with surround sound, Blue Ray DVD and Time Warner Cable.

    56' flat screen TV with surround sound, Blue Ray DVD and Time Warner Cable.

  • Resort inspired Master bedroom.

    Resort inspired Master bedroom.

  • Guest bedroom - main house.

    Guest bedroom - main house.

  • Floor plan.  "LIVMOR"!  House has been featured during Modernism week.

    Floor plan. "LIVMOR"! House has been featured during Modernism week.

  • Outdoor kitchen.  Natural gas BBQ, refrigerator, sink, dishwasher & big VIEWS!

    Outdoor kitchen. Natural gas BBQ, refrigerator, sink, dishwasher & big VIEWS!

  • Views looking from Eastern most guest bed over backyard and mountains.

    Views looking from Eastern most guest bed over backyard and mountains.

  • Western most guest suite. Suites have refrigerators, coffee makers, bar sinks.

    Western most guest suite. Suites have refrigerators, coffee makers, bar sinks.

  • East & West guest suites bathrooms with over sized shower tiled in Balinese rock

    East & West guest suites bathrooms with over sized shower tiled in Balinese rock

  • Large "Social" bench, wrapping the extra-large pool and yard.

    Large "Social" bench, wrapping the extra-large pool and yard.

  • Front of house.  Enclosed front yard for privacy.

    Front of house. Enclosed front yard for privacy.

  • Living room looking out onto the back yard with outdoor dining area.

    Living room looking out onto the back yard with outdoor dining area.

  • Television room.  Large ottoman fits into sofa, making a King bed if needed.

    Television room. Large ottoman fits into sofa, making a King bed if needed.

  • Master suite with teak wall, views of the pool and back yard.

    Master suite with teak wall, views of the pool and back yard.

  • Master bathroom.

    Master bathroom.

  • Guest bathroom - main house.

    Guest bathroom - main house.

  • Outdoor dining area.  Professional, restaurant style outdoor heater overhead.

    Outdoor dining area. Professional, restaurant style outdoor heater overhead.

  • Eastern most guest suite.  Terrazzo & concrete style floors.

    Eastern most guest suite. Terrazzo & concrete style floors.

  • Relax....

    Relax....

  • Western most guest suite.

    Western most guest suite.

  • Outdoor dining off kitchen & living room. 99% of the time you will dine outdoors

    Outdoor dining off kitchen & living room. 99% of the time you will dine outdoors

  • Fence was inspired by the original 1958 "Alexander Friendship Fence".

    Fence was inspired by the original 1958 "Alexander Friendship Fence".

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