Variety | Genie Francis and Jonathan Frakes Buy Woodland Hills Mansion (EXCLUSIVE)

Veteran soap star Genie Francis and actor/-director Jonathan Frakes laid out $2.8 million — the full asking price — for an opulently appointed mansion in an affluent but otherwise under-the-radar guard-gated Woodland Hills enclave. The beige stucco and stone-accented mansion, munificently described in marketing materials as “French provincial” in style, has six bedrooms and seven full and two half bathrooms in close to 9,000 square feet.

A circular, double-height foyer with an inlaid marble floor, a curved staircase and a colossal crystal chandelier, leads to ample formal living and dining rooms. A paneled library/office features a coffered ceiling and a black marble fireplace, while the center island kitchen opens to an informal dining area and family room that includes a brick fireplace and a sunken wet bar. Five en suite bedrooms share the second floor with a gigantic entertainment room with a wet bar as well as the master suite that incorporates a pink marble bathroom with wall-to-wall carpeting. The completely private backyard, ringed by mature trees, offers a gazebo, a small patch of lawn, a built-in barbecue and a swimming pool and spa.

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Little Bit Rock and Roll

This unassuming home in a quiet suburban corner of Los Angeles has become a rock and roll house of solace designed entirely by the homeowner himself. After his decades of working alongside notable rock bands, he has created a sanctuary for himself and his family,...

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Dwell | The Gaynor House

Dwell | The Gaynor House

Welcome to 5107 Gaynor Ave, designed and constructed by acclaimed builder, Jacob Levy. This home encompasses ideal California Living with it's warm, modern finishes and open floor plan. As you walk through the custom pivot entry door, you are greeted with 11.5'...

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