Archive for November 22nd, 2010

The Gibbons/del Rio Estate

Monday, November 22nd, 2010


Dolores del Rio and Cedric Gibbons’ 1930s Art Deco Estate in Santa Monica






Designed in 1930 by legendary Hollywood art director Cedric Gibbons as a love-nest for Gibbons and his then-wife, silent-film siren Dolores del Rio, the Art Deco-style property in Santa Monica features five bedrooms, six bathrooms, an office, a gym, a lighted tennis court, and separate staff/guest quarters. It’s listed at $12.45 million. Virtual tour can be found here, and some vintage glamour shots of the house can be found at style blog Poetic Home. 757 Kingman Avenue, Santa Monica, CA.