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Walt Disney's stunning mansion up for sale

Last updated on: July 28, 2011 09:38 IST

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Walt Disney's name lives on in history as the creator of a magical world and now his mansion is on the market for $3.65 million.

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His 1932 twelve-room California mansion where he once lived, features a Mediterranean-style entry, a circular rotunda and painted ceilings decorate the interior and a pool in the backyard.

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The home's value has boomed compared to its initial $50,000 building fee and was completed in just under two months after the Mouse House released a handful of successful short films.

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It's rumoured 'Snow White and the Seven Dwarves' was screened at the residence, as studio bosses sent over daily takes for his approval.

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A two-storey living room with beamed and vaulted ceilings and wrought-iron rails gives the home a whimsical feel.

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It also has its original leaded stained glass windows and hard wood floors.

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Disney lived in this home for about 18 years, although he owned several Los Angeles properties, including a well-known residence he kept on 355 North Carolwood Drivewhich has since been destroyed.

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He also built a property at Lyric Avenue which stands today.

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The grand view of Walt Disney's mansion at Los Angeles.

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Disney is particularly noted as a film producer and an innovator in animation and theme park design.

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Disney and his staff created some of the world's most well-known fictional characters including Mickey Mouse.


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