The multi-talented Academy Award winner – Mel Gibson has not just propelled his acting career, but has also simultaneously propelled his real estate investments. At the age of 12, he moved with his middle-class parents from New York to Australia, and studied acting at Australia’s National Institute of Dramatic Arts. He soon became a major movie star at the age of 23, after his lead role in an Australian movie Mad Max came out in the year 1979. He earned $15,000 for this movie!
Right from being an action figure to doing comedy; going from stage to movie; and directing, Mil Gibson has proved himself time and again in the entertainment industry by winning numerous awards. He is also a known philanthropist and donates in the countries where he invests. He intends to keep the Fijian island in its natural and undeveloped state. Another thing that Gibson does with passion is purchasing some of the most romantic properties in various parts of the world, like the Mago Island in Fiji, Australia, the US, and Costa Rica.
One of his most beautiful estates is the Gibson’s Estate located in central Malibu, which he purchased in 2008 and added his personal touch. He also highlighted its old world characteristics.
The Gibson’s Estate is accessed through a long-gated drive that ends at a large motor court. The house is 6,578-square-foot and is entered via a two-story foyer, which opens into an expansive great room with high-vaulted beamed ceilings. There are dark-wood floors, ocean views, walls of transformed French doors exposing canyon, large chandeliers, and stone-arched doorways. There is also a grand stone Inglenook-style fireplace. This stunning estate has five bedrooms and baths, a large French country kitchen with bespoke cabinetry and marble countertops, a workspace, a casual dining space, a gym, a family room, and a den.
The outside area has terraces that overlook the ocean views. There is a romantic, vine-covered pergola for alfresco dining and a three-car garage with a two-bedroom guest house. The estate has two swimming pools, too. Gibson is a known lush landscape fan and he added a touch of this to his estate. This 5.5 acre palatial estate includes the membership of the La Costa Beach Club.
This stunning, rustic-elegant styled estate is currently up for grabs, priced at a whopping $14,495 million! The listing agents of the Gibson’s Estate are Sandro Dazzan of The Agency and Branden Williams with Hilton & Hyland, both hailing from Beverly Hills.
– Zainab with inputs from toptenrealestatedeals.com