Wallace Neff designed a stately home in San Marino – where they kept the riff raff from Beverly Hills out

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  1. April 13, 2013

    I love that floor!

    • April 13, 2013

      Contrasting tiles… or, as my sister-in-law would say, it’s scrumptious!

  2. George Kaplan
    April 13, 2013

    More loveliness.
    “Where they keep the riff raff from Beverly Hills out”. (Snorts!) 🙂

    • April 13, 2013

      It’s where the old money lived, fortunes based on exploiting resources and people, not entertaining them 😉

  3. April 13, 2013

    I adore the out of place neo classicism of that exterior door.
    It’s a hoot in this overgrown finca.
    Yours ever
    The Perfumed Dandy

    • April 13, 2013

      You are quite right! An overgrown finca…

  4. George Kaplan
    April 13, 2013

    I’ll take entertaining people every time!

  5. April 24, 2015

    Glorious! And btw, thanks for the birthday note. I have, literally, over 1500 emails to get through after my non-internet period…

    • April 24, 2015

      Welcome back! Hope the new digs are delightful and we will catch up when you’ve had a chance to catch your Internet-breath.

  6. somedude
    February 18, 2020

    Still there, still imposing at 865 Orlando Road in San Marino.

  7. somedude
    February 18, 2020

    The Fairbanks mansion, named not after the actor, but after the son of the namesake of Fairbanks, Alaska!

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