Two homes that once belonged to silent screen star and fashion icon Gloria Swanson are now on the market. The more lavish of the two is an ocean view home in San Clemente, CA. With a price tag of $1.999 million, this pad is an official San Clemente landmark and even former President Richard M. Nixon once called this spot home.
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Two homes that once belonged to silent screen star and fashion icon Gloria Swanson are now on the market. The more lavish of the two is an ocean view home in San Clemente, CA. With a price tag of $1.999 million, this pad is an official San Clemente landmark and even former President Richard M. Nixon once called this spot home. <a href="http://www.redfin.com/CA/San-Clemente/418-Cazador-Ln-92672/home/5005318" target="_blank">View the listing</a>.
The 1926 home measures 2,600 square feet and is a one-level Spanish-style residence in San Clemente, a small town located about 60 miles south of Los Angeles.
The silent movie icon's former crib is only one of ten official City Landmark residences in San Clemente. Movie stars, political celebs, sports stars and even former President Richard Nixon lived here.
A view of the dining room.
The home boasts three bedrooms. Prospective buyers should note that the property has the option to be a high-end vacation rental.
This bathroom sure is unique with a colorful tile backsplash and an original Dutch door that opens directly to the patio. The home includes original Dutch doors throughout.
A view of the kitchen that features exposed brick, wooden cabinetry, and a patterned tiled countertop and backsplash.
The property can convert to three separate high-end vacation rental units by closing one door. And, because the spread is a Historic Pier Bowl Landmark the new owners will save tons in property taxes per year. The estimated property tax per year for this home is only $3,063.
A view of the kitchenette in the separate guest quarters.
Gloria Swanson was nominated for the first Academy Award in the Best Actress category. She made dozens of silent films and audiences were reportedly as enamored with her movies as they were with her wardrobe choices.
There are 2.5 bathrooms in this historic home.
A view of the sun-drenched patio. Almost all rooms and patios in the home boast ocean views.
It's no wonder that celebs and even the former President decided to set up camp here -- check out the awesome ocean views!