Designed and constructed in 1927 by renowned architect, Nathaniel Coleman, in the Italianate style, “Castillo del Mar” remains an unspoiled historical masterpiece 90 years later. Reminiscent of the Amalfi coast, the estate enjoys unobstructed, awe inspiring 180-degree ocean & coastline views. Comprised of 6 separate parcels totaling over ½ acre with a 2bd/2ba main house, one attached 2bd/1ba guest room, one 1bd/1ba attached guest room, as well as a detached studio/chauffeurs quarters accessed via Posetano Rd. Extraordinary features, to name a few, include peg & groove wood floors, magnificent leaded/stained glass windows, hand-carved redwood doors, original art deco tiles, thick lathe & plaster walls, handcrafted mill work. Formerly the estate of Hollywood director Roland West, Castillo del Mar is well known as the location where Thelma Todd, West’s mistress and famed actress, died mysteriously in one of the lower garages.
Specialist in Estates, Homes and Luxury Condos Throughout Los Angeles’ Exclusive Westside
One of the top-producing agents on the Westside of Los Angeles, Dan Urbach brings boundless energy, passion and enthusiasm, as well as more than 25 years of real estate experience to his diverse clientele. He loves working with people and it shows in the lifelong relationships he builds with his clients and colleagues alike.
Representing buyers and sellers in the exclusive neighborhoods of Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Brentwood, and Malibu, Dan joined The Agency in 2017 as Partner and Managing Director of the Pacific Palisades office after many standout years at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices. While there, he was a consistent top producer in the Pacific Palisades office and recognized in the “Top Ten” out of over 42,000 Berkshire Hathaway real estate professionals nationwide. Dan’s total commitment and dedication to his clients, razor-sharp knowledge, keen attention to detail and expert negotiating skills distinguish him among the most productive agents in the city. His ability to quickly adapt to the ever-changing real estate landscape make him an asset to the most sophisticated clientele.