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Another Couple Cuts for Famed Restaurateur’s Wine County Estate

Another Couple Cuts for Famed Restaurateur’s Wine County Estate

As we first outlined back in January: Built for the famed San Francisco restaurateur, Pat Kuleto, in 1995, the 6,000-square-foot “Villa Cucina” sits on 40 acres of prime wine country land, 4.5 acres of which are planted with mature Cabernet, Zinfadel and Muscat vines. As one would expect, the... Read More »

28 Percent Cut for Famed Restaurateur’s Wine County Estate

28 Percent Cut for Famed Restaurateur’s Wine County Estate

Built for the famed San Francisco restaurateur, Pat Kuleto, in 1995, the 6,000-square-foot “Villa Cucina” sits on 40 acres of prime wine country land, 4.5 acres of which are planted with mature Cabernet, Zinfadel and Muscat vines. As one would expect, the centerpiece of the rustic five-bedroom home is... Read More »

Restoration Hardware Residence Finally Fetches $7.55 Million

Restoration Hardware Residence Finally Fetches $7.55 Million

The sale of the first (and perhaps last) “Restoration Hardware Residence” at 347 South Crane Avenue in St. Helena has closed escrow with a $7.55 million contract price. Purchased by the CEO of Restoration Hardware, Gary Friedman, for $5.9 million in 2013, the wine country estate, which includes a... Read More »

Clearance Sale for the Restoration Hardware Residence

Clearance Sale for the Restoration Hardware Residence

Reduced by two million in April, the asking price for the “Eight Palms” wine country estate at 347 South Crane Avenue in St. Helena has just been reduced another $800k (9.4 percent) to $7.7 million. Purchased by the CEO of Restoration Hardware, Gary Friedman, for $5.9 million in 2013,... Read More »

Ciao Bello Seconda Parte: Prime Napa Vineyard and Villa Has Sold

Ciao Bello Seconda Parte: Prime Napa Vineyard and Villa Has Sold

As we first reported last year: Michael Bello, the founder of a Southern California construction company, purchased five acres of prime Napa Valley land in 2000 and built Bello Family Vineyards, which includes a 5,700-square-foot grand residence constructed with materials imported from France and a two-acre Rutherford Bench vineyard,... Read More »

Two Million Dollar Price Cut for Restoration Hardware Residence

Two Million Dollar Price Cut for Restoration Hardware Residence

Purchased by the CEO of Restoration Hardware, Gary Friedman, for $5.9 million in 2013, the Napa Valley estate dubbed “Eight Palms” at 347 South Crane Avenue in St. Helena was subsequently remodeled over the course of two years by the company’s design team and returned to the market last... Read More »

Wine Country Industrial Chic

Wine Country Industrial Chic

If you’re a fan of industrial chic, take a peek inside the converted wine country cooperage at 1085 Lodi Lane in Saint Helena, a property which is now on the market for $5.495 million. The new pool, pool house and wood burning pizza oven aren’t too shabby, either. Read More »

Ciao Bello

Ciao Bello

Michael Bello, the founder of a Southern California construction company, purchased five acres of prime Napa Valley land in 2000 and built Bello Family Vineyards, which includes a 5,700-square-foot grand residence constructed with materials imported from France and a two-acre Rutherford Bench vineyard, at 8424 Saint Helena Highway. In... Read More »

Robin Williams’ Wine Country Estate Sells For $18.1 Million

Robin Williams’ Wine Country Estate Sells For $18.1 Million

The sale of the late Robin Williams’ 650-acre wine country estate known as ‘Villa Sorriso’ has closed escrow with a contract price of $18.1 million, nearly $17 million below its original list price. Located in the mountains between Napa and Sonoma, the 20,000 square foot Limestone villa includes three... Read More »

Seeking $22.5M in 2006, Wine Country Villa Sells for $11M Today

Seeking $22.5M in 2006, Wine Country Villa Sells for $11M Today

On the market for $22.5 million prior to the Great Recession, re-listed for $17 million in 2012 and reduced to $15 million in 2013, the 32-room Villa De Montaña, which sits on over 20 acres in St. Helena overlooking the Napa Valley below, returned to the market earlier this year... Read More »