Historic Montecito Estate Closes Escrow at $10,500,000. La Casa del Sueno closed escrow at $10,500,000. It was originally listed at $22,500,000. in 2011. La Casa del Sueno was designed by famous architect Reginald Johnson in 1917. It was built for heiress Amy du Pont, the youngest daughter of Eugene du Pont – the first head of Du Pont – one of the largest chemical companies today. Amy du Pont named the Estate La Casa del Sueno, and lived in this magical estate for 44 years. After Amy du Pont death, La Casa del Sueno was sold to famous actor/singer, Burl Ives of “Cat on a Hot Tin Roof” among many other accolades.
La Casa del Sueno has a grand Main Residence with 5 bedrooms & 7 bathrooms consisting of approximately 7,500 square feet. The Estate also includes a 2,500 square foot Guest House, a Pool House for the 80 foot long lap pool with dolphin fountain, Horse Stables, a putting green and rose gardens.
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