438 Palisades Avenue

Santa Monica, CA 90402

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This magical estate is just moments from the charming Goose Egg Park, Montana Avenue, and the beach and bluffs of Santa Monica. A custom, fully renovated home on an enormous lot of nearly 18,000 sq ft - all flat and usable. No expense was spared on the quality of finishes and fixtures. The house is a case-study of style and character with three levels of living, none of which are subterranean. A true gourmet chefs kitchen, generously sized family room with vaulted ceiling, exquisite formal living...

Property Details for 438 Palisades Avenue

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Listing Courtesy of Compass, Darlene Hutton, DRE #01342721; Compass, John Hathorn, DRE #00960182

Property Details for 438 Palisades Avenue

MLS #21-742998
Days on Market18
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Single Family Residence
Year Built1921
Lot Size0.40 AC / 17,498 SF
CountyLos Angeles County

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Listing Courtesy of Compass, Darlene Hutton, DRE #01342721; Compass, John Hathorn, DRE #00960182

Listing Agents

  1. Darlene Hutton

    Darlene Hutton

    Listing Agent


    DRE #01342721

  2. John Hathorn

    John Hathorn

    Alternative Listing Agent


    DRE #00960182

Building Information for 438 Palisades Avenue

Stories3Year Built1921Building Size-Lot Size0.40 AC / 17,498 SF

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$54,274 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

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Property Information for 438 Palisades Avenue

    Location and General Information
  • Directions: West of 7th on Palisades Avenue
  • Year Built Source: Assessor
  • Zip 4: 2722
  • View Description: None
  • View: No
  • City: Santa Monica
  • Zip Code: 90402
  • County Or Parish: Los Angeles
  • Street Number Numeric: 438
  • Street Name: Palisades
  • State: CA
  • Garage Spaces Total: 2
  • Covered Parking: 2
  • Parking Garage: Detached
  • Total Parking: 2
    Taxes and HOA Information
  • HOA: No
    Property and Assessments
  • Assessor Parcel Number: 4293-013-004
  • Disclosures: Listing Broker Advantage
  • Source Lot Size Area: Assessor
  • Source Lot Size Dimensions: Assessor
  • Number Of Photos: 22
    Lot Information
  • Building Type: Detached
  • Area: Santa Monica (C14)
  • Lot Acreage: 0.4017
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 100x175
  • Other Structures: Guest House
  • Service Level: Full Service
  • Lot Size Area: 17498
  • Laundry: Washer Included, Dryer Included, Individual Room
  • Pool Description: In Ground, Private
Interior and Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Den: Yes
  • Pool: Yes
  • Spa: Private
  • Spa: Yes
    Interior Features
  • Bath One Quarter: 0
  • Baths Total: 9.0
  • Bath Three Quarter: 1.0
  • Common Walls: Detached/No Common Walls
  • Cooling: Central Air
  • Equipment: Dryer, Washer, Freezer, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Range/Oven, Built-Ins
  • Fireplaces: 2
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Flooring: Wood, Tile
  • Furnished: Unfurnished
  • Heating: Central
  • Number Of Stories: 3
  • Number of Full Bathrooms: 5
  • Number of Half Bathrooms: 3
  • Beds Total: 7
    Room Information
  • Fireplace Rooms: Family Room, Living Room
  • Family Room: 1
  • Dining Room: 1
  • Rooms: Family Room, Powder, Dining Room, Breakfast, Living Room, Patio Open, Wine Cellar, Office, Den/Office, Bonus Room
Multi Family
    Income & Expenses Information
  • Financing: Cash, Cash To New Loan

Property History for 438 Palisades Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Jun 2, 2021

Listed (Active)

CLAW #21-742998

Jun 2, 2021

Listed (Active)

CRMLS #21742998

DateEvent & SourcePrice

Listed (Active)

CLAW #21-742998


Listed (Active)

CRMLS #21742998


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

Schools near 438 Palisades Avenue

Roosevelt Elementary SchoolPublicK-50.3 mi
CarlthorpPrivateK-60.4 mi
St. Monica Catholic Elementary SchoolPrivatePK-80.4 mi
Saint Monica Catholic High SchoolPrivate9-120.4 mi

Roosevelt Elementary School

K-5, 0.3 mi, Public



K-6, 0.4 mi, Private


St. Monica Catholic Elementary School

PK-8, 0.4 mi, Private


Saint Monica Catholic High School

9-12, 0.4 mi, Private


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438 Palisades Avenue is a single family home for sale in Santa Monica, CA 90402. This property was listed for sale on June 2, 2021 by Compass at $16,195,000. This listing's school district is Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District. Nearby schools include Roosevelt Elementary School, Carlthorp and St. Monica Catholic Elementary School. 438 Palisades Avenue is a 7-bed, 7.5-bath, single family home built in 1921. This address can also be written as 438 Palisades Ave.

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Listing Courtesy of Compass, Darlene Hutton, DRE #01342721; Compass, John Hathorn, DRE #00960182

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