Marilyn Monroe lived in lots of houses throughout her glamorous profession. For her, homeownership appeared to hold extra weight than her three marriages throughout her quick lifetime. Well-known for enjoying “blonde bombshell” characters in comedies reminiscent of Some Prefer it Sizzling and Gents Desire Blondes, she turned one of the widespread intercourse symbols of the Fifties and early Sixties.
A Los Angeles native, Monroe spent her childhood bouncing between orphanages and foster care and would sustain the life-style of frequent strikes for the remainder of her life. Sadly, Monroe’s troubled non-public life obtained a lot consideration as she struggled with dependancy and temper issues.
Married at 16 to James Dougherty, a person 5 years her senior, Monroe lived along with her first husband in a studio house in Sherman Oaks. As her star started to rise, she sought a quickie divorce in Vegas and set out on her personal.
After stints on the female-only Hollywood Studio membership and the Beverly Hills Hilton, Monroe and her second husband, retired baseball star Joe DiMaggio, moved right into a sprawling Runyon Canyon mansion. Her marriage to DiMaggio was extremely publicized, however resulted in divorce.
A yr after her breakup with DiMaggio, Monroe wed playwright Arthur Miller. Marriage to Miller introduced Monroe to New York. The couple have been married in an enthralling French-country model lake home that sits throughout from the sixteenth gap of the Waccabuc Nation Membership golf course. Wrought iron, French doorways, arched doorways and European fireplaces impart an Outdated-World fairy story attract to the 4,291-square-foot, six-bedroom mansion. In 2017, it was listed for $1.65 million.
Monroe and Miller cut up their time between a Manhattan penthouse and a Connecticut property for the 5 tumultuous years of their marriage. Following her third divorce, Monroe purchased an enthralling Mediterranean-style dwelling in 1962 in Los Angeles’ prosperous Brentwood neighborhood for $75,000. In-built 1929, the two,097-square-foot dwelling with a lot of inexperienced grass, flowers and citrus bushes was the primary dwelling that she purchased on her personal.
In response to TopTenRealEstateDeals.com, the four-bedroom dwelling, which lately listed for $6.9 million, sits on over half an acre of prime Southern California actual property and options uncovered roof beams, a Mexican-tiled fire and a swimming pool shaded by mature bushes.