Cheech Marin, of “Cheech & Chong”
fame, recently sold a beachfront Malibu home
for $5,340,000, according to public records. Located smack dab on the beach in celebrity-infested Malibu, CA
, Marin’s former Pacific Coast Highway home was sold on February 17, 2012 to an unknown buyer.Marin’s just-sold abode is a one-of-a-kind 1,888 square foot craftsman designed by Robert Gilbert
. Set on a low bluff, the home comes with approximately 120 feet of private sandy beach frontage. The home features 5 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, as well as a detached guest house with gym and detached music room. The dramatic master suite includes custom stained-glass windows and tile work
, a spa tub and steam shower, heated bathroom floors and a huge walk-in closet. Despite being a bonafide beach bungalow, the property includes beautiful rose and succulent gardens, a large grassy lawn, built-in custom brick BBQ, a hot tub on deck and complete privacy.
Marin is one of the foremost collectors of Chicano art in the United States, and his private collection is world-renowned. In the listing photos, much of this work is on display.