“The Young and the Restless” Star Leaves Los Angeles Mansion for $ 6.2 Million
Soap star Melody Thomas Scott on Thursday sold his storytelling mansion in the Los Angeles area for $ 6.14 million, according to the records.
Ms Thomas Scott, who for decades played Nikki Newman in the longtime soap opera “The Young and the Restless”, owned the house in the Post Office District of Beverly Hills with her producer husband Edward Scott, according to the reports. property records.
The residence’s seven-figure sale price was just short of its last asking of $ 6.19 million, underlining the strength of the high-end real estate market in the affluent area.
In the third quarter of 2021, the single-family home industry saw its median prices jump more than 30% to nearly $ 3.1 million from the same period last year, according to data from Douglas Elliman.
The Scots bought the house in 2001 for $ 2.3 million, according to property records.
Tucked away in a guarded community at the top of Mulholland Drive, the more than 6,000 square foot Tudor-style mansion has struck a chord with its pool of buyers, according to listing agent Elizabeth Scott of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices California Properties.
âThere has been an interesting shift in aesthetic preferences in the market,â she said via email. âInitially, everyone wanted to make major changes at home. Suddenly people loved him like that. We ended up selling with multiple offers.
âThe English Tudors may be making a comeback,â she said.
Boasting wooden beams, vaulted ceilings and wood paneling, the five-bedroom home “offers luxury and convenience with quality and details to impress”, according to the listing.
There is a newly renovated chef’s kitchen with a walk-in pantry, underground wine cellar and tasting room, gym and guest suite with its own separate entrance and living space. private, ideal for visitors or extended family.
The home also offers stunning views of the mountains, city lights, and the ocean, but it’s the master bedroom that has the best views in the home, along with vaulted ceilings, two walk-in closets, a fireplace, and a dry sauna, as listed.
Outside, the estate has an infinity pool, an outdoor gourmet kitchen and a grassy lawn.
Launched in 1973, âThe Young and the Restlessâ aired its 12,000th episode on December 1, 2020, and Ms. Thomas Scott, who could not be immediately reached for comment, has been with the cast for over 40 years.