1020 Palisades Beach Road

Santa Monica, CA 90403

1/2 Bath
6,485 Sq. Ft.
$2,004 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.


Classic 7 bedroom beach house located on Santa Monica's Gold Coast. Designed by John Byers and built in 1928 for silent screen star Norma Talmadge. This Spanish Colonial has two master suites on the water each with a fireplace and bathrooms en suite. Third level of home features Huge playroom/media room with a wet bar. There is a large swimming pool on the ocean side of this home and a gracious inner courtyard with a Spanish tile fountain. This home exudes the glamour of the old Hollywood style....

Property Details for 1020 Palisades Beach Road

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Property Details for 1020 Palisades Beach Road

MLS #20-646088
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Single Family Residence
Year Built1928
Lot Size0.19 AC / 8,392 SF
CountyLos Angeles County

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Listing Courtesy of Compass, Chris Cortazzo, DRE #01190363; Hilton & Hyland, Susan Smith, DRE #01187140

Listing Agents

  1. Chris Cortazzo

    Alternative Listing Agent


    DRE #01190363

Building Information for 1020 Palisades Beach Road

Stories3Year Built1928Building Size-Lot Size0.19 AC / 8,392 SF

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$43,550 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest


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Property Information for 1020 Palisades Beach Road

    Location and General Information
  • Directions: On PCH
  • Year Built Source: Vendor Enhanced
  • Zip 4: 3534
  • View Description: Water, Ocean, Coastline
  • View: Yes
  • City: Santa Monica
  • Zip Code: 90403
  • County Or Parish: Los Angeles
  • Street Number Numeric: 1020
  • Street Name: Palisades Beach
  • State: CA
  • Parking Garage: Garage - 2 Car, Driveway
  • Total Parking: 2
    Taxes and HOA Information
  • HOA: No
    Property and Assessments
  • Assessor Parcel Number: 4292-031-003
  • Disclosures: None
  • Source Living Area: Vendor Enhanced
  • Source Lot Size Area: Vendor Enhanced
  • Source Lot Size Dimensions: Vendor Enhanced
  • Number Of Photos: 22
    Lot Information
  • Building Type: Detached
  • Listing Area: Santa Monica
  • Lot Acreage: 0.1927
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 45x187
  • Other Structures: None
  • Service Level: Full Service
  • Living Area: 6485
  • Lot Size Area: 8392
  • Laundry: Inside, Laundry Area
  • Pool Description: In Ground, Private
Interior and Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Den: Yes
  • Pool: Yes
  • Spa: None
  • Spa: No
    Interior Features
  • Bath One Quarter: 0
  • Baths Total: 6.0
  • Bath Three Quarter: 0.0
  • Common Walls: Detached/No Common Walls
  • Cooling: None
  • Equipment: Alarm System, Dishwasher, Dryer, Washer, Range/Oven
  • Flooring: Mixed
  • Furnished: Unfurnished
  • Heating: Central
  • Number Of Stories: 3
  • Number of Full Bathrooms: 5
  • Number of Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Beds Total: 6
    Room Information
  • Maids Room: true
  • Fireplace Rooms: Dining, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Other, Fire Pit, Exterior
  • Family Room: 1
  • Dining Room: 1
  • Rooms: 2nd Story Family Room, Breakfast Bar, Den/Office, Dining Room, Media Room, Master Bedroom, Living Room, Jack And Jill, Guest-Maids Quarters, Family Room, Patio Open, Walk-In Closet

Property History for 1020 Palisades Beach Rd

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 14, 2020

Listed (Active)

CRMLS #20646088

Oct 14, 2020

Listed (Active)

CLAW #20-646088

Sep 16, 2019

Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #652768833


+2.8% / yr

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Listed (Active)

CRMLS #20646088


Listed (Active)

CLAW #20-646088


Sold (Public Records)

Public Record #652768833


+2.8% / yr

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1020 Palisades Beach Road

Taxable ValueLand$8,000,000Additions$4,000,000Total$12,000,000
Tax Record2019$131,237
Home Facts
Beds6Total Finished SqFt6,485 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt6,485 SqFtStories3Lot Size8,392 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1928Year Renovated1929ZoningSMR2B*CountyLOS ANGELESAPN4292031003

Schools near 1020 Palisades Beach Road

Delphi Academy of Santa MonicaPrivatePK-60.4 mi
St. Monica Catholic Elementary SchoolPrivatePK-80.5 mi
Saint Monica Catholic High SchoolPrivate9-120.6 mi
Roosevelt Elementary SchoolPublicK-50.7 mi

Delphi Academy of Santa Monica

PK-6, 0.4 mi, Private


St. Monica Catholic Elementary School

PK-8, 0.5 mi, Private


Saint Monica Catholic High School

9-12, 0.6 mi, Private


Roosevelt Elementary School

K-5, 0.7 mi, Public


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1020 Palisades Beach Road is a single family home for sale in Santa Monica, CA 90403. This property was listed for sale on October 14, 2020 by Compass at $12,995,000. It has been on the market for a total of 8 days and was last sold on September 16, 2019. This listing's school district is Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. Nearby schools include Delphi Academy of Santa Monica, Santa Monica-Malibu Adult and Saint Monica Catholic High School. 1020 Palisades Beach Road is a 6-bed, 5.5-bath, 6,485 sqft single family home built in 1928. This address can also be written as 1020 Palisades Beach Rd.

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Listing Courtesy of Compass, Chris Cortazzo, DRE #01190363; Hilton & Hyland, Susan Smith, DRE #01187140

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