Many homes in SE Florida are historic landmarks, built from 1920-1950. The Mediterranean & Spanish Mission homes have features including pecky cypress doors and ceilings, arched windows and doors, original fireplaces & hardwood floors. Discover properties to compare that are or may become historic footnotes & interesting properties of note elsewhere. Luxury Homes Specialist Marilyn Jacobs can find you a wonderful home in SE Florida, old or new. 561-302-3388.
SOUTHAMPTON FORMER ART DECO THEATER BUILT IN 1930 FOR SALE FOR $35,000,000
Built around 1930 by socialite Ethel Tyng, the auditorium
had 20’+ high ceilings and a cork floor for acoustics and in its latest life
became a stunning Great Room. “Houses of the Hamptons, 1880-1930” states that
as a theater presentations included concerts, plays and other performances.The estate must have been a Southampton hub
CBS Founder, William S. Paley, is a former owner.Paley was a glamourous figure, a visionary
who made CBS a dominant force in radio and tv. This estate was an impressive showcase, and
not Paley’s only residence.
Located on seven acres, the three-bedroom, 5500 sq ft
house encompasses a pool, pool house, guest cottage, garage with staff
quarters, greenhouse and caretaker’s cottage.
The style of the day was Art Deco, and in keeping with
that style, some details remain such as a peacock insert on the front door.
Now owned by a former Morgan Stanley Managing Director, who bought Paley’s property in the 1990’s, the seller says it is on the market now because, “we just think it’s time.”
Looking for a historic home?There are currently six properties in Palm Beach and one in Gulf Stream that are listed for between $11,900,000 and $59,000,000.Other historic homes in Palm Beach County are listed from $34,900 (2 bedrooms, 1 bath, 800 sq ft) and up.For more information and showings, or to learn more about listing your property, contact Marilyn Jacobs at 561-302-3388.Marilyn is with Weichert Realtor Health & Joseph in Wellington, Florida.