Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
Former Los Angeles Laker Sasha Vujacic is selling the home he shared with his parents, sister and brother on a quiet street in Rancho Palos Verdes, CA, according to the Los Angeles Times. Public records show he bought the property in 2005 for $1,860,000. Vujacic was a guard for the Lakers from 2004-2010 and played for the New Jersey Nets till late 2011. He now plays for the Anadolu Efes in Turkey and is planning a wedding to tennis star Maria Sharapova, making it the perfect time to say goodbye to the family home.
The Vujacic’s abode is a resort-style home sitting on a 21,377 square foot lot. Tremendous attention to detail has been given to this fully remodeled home, offering 4,048 square feet in a one-level floor plan that includes 4 bedrooms, 4 baths. Of the 4 bedrooms, 2 are master suites. The private, gated property allows entry through a charming terracotta paved courtyard. The home welcomes you through a double door entry into a dramatic living and dining room with soaring ceilings, an exquisite fireplace with handpainted talavera tiles and terracotta floors. The kitchen has gleaming granite counter tops with stone backsplash, top of the line appliances, Marmorino and Venetian plaster walls, ceiling and crown molding. There is an adjoining family room, open with lots of natural light with a wet bar, wine cooler, fireplace.
The very spacious master suite includes a fireplace, custom walk-in closet and a master bath with huge Jacuzzi and shower. The large flat backyard is a true California dream with ocean and Catalina Island views, colorful landscaping, abundant trees, flat grassy areas, and a romantic fountain. Terracotta tiles surround the inviting pool and spa with multi color lights. Additionally, for the sports buff, there is a completely redone full tennis/basketball court with pro original NBA Baskets…naturally.
Ornella Green of Coldwell Banker holds the listing