Today's installment of 'Which celebrity's house is this?' involves a two-fer: a trust called the Samson D Trust sold the 2,492-square-foot house at 2552 Benedict Canyon Drive in Beverly Hills, Calif. in March for $1,725,000, and also paid $1,450,000 in March for a 2,862-square-foot house at 815 Canada Street in Ojai, Calif., up in Ventura County.
Records show that the Samson D Trust purchased the Benedict Canyon home in November 2002 for an undisclosed price. Built in 1956, the four-bedroom house has three baths, French doors throughout the home, a redone gourmet eat-in kitchen with top-of-the-line stainless steel appliances and a potbellied stove, and a living room with a pitched beamed ceiling, tiled floor and wood-burning fireplace, according to listing information. Outside are a professionally landscaped yard, a fire pit, a swimming pool and six off-street parking spaces, according to listing information.
The house had been listed by the Samson D Trust for $1,699,000 and as part of its listing has its own, still-active website, which you can check out here.
Concurrent with the sale of the Benedict Canyon home, the Samson D Trust in March purchased the seven-room house on Canada Street in Ojai, Calif. for $1,450,000, according to public records. Features in the one-story, 2,862-square-foot house, which was built in 1981, include three bedrooms, two full baths, one half bath, a fireplace and a three-car garage, all on a 1.18-acre parcel, according to public records. Other features include a newer roof and new HVAC units, dual zone controls, skylights and windows, according to listing information. The house also has soft colors, side yards, garden areas, grassy knolls and oak trees, according to listing information. The house had been listed for $1,575,000.
Check out listing information for the Ojai house--complete with photos.
So, does anyone know which celebrity (if any celebrity at all) sold 2552 Benedict Canyon in Beverly Hills and bought 815 Canada in Ojai?