Jerry Weintraub Estate
200 Wiketmal Pl, Palm Desert, CA 92260
Jerome Charles “Jerry” Weintraub (2015) was an American talent agent, concert promoter, film producer and actor whose television films won him three Emmys. He began his career as a talent agent, having managed relatively unknown singer John Denver in 1970. Weintraub has been credited with making “show business history” by being the first to organize and manage large arena concert tours for singers. Among the other performers whose tours he managed were Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, The Four Seasons, Neil Diamond, Bob Dylan, and Led Zeppelin.
From the description: “Elevated site on the Canyons course, 16th and 17th fairways. The experience begins with solid granite mountains serving as a magnificent backdrop; a motor court with dual access provides onsite parking as well as added privacy from the street; while mature landscaping, panther slate walls and architectural water features set the tone from the curb, a stroll through the sculpted metal and glass gate reveals a breathtaking contemporary masterpiece
Panoramic views abound from the moment you step through a disappearing wall of glass at the entry; Beaumaniere limestone floors, smooth plaster wall finishes, wood ceilings, a large see-through fireplace and custom furnishings create a warm entertaining space; step-down wet bar with glass shelving, ice maker, refrigerator and sink; the indoor/outdoor lifestyle easily flows with pocketing walls of glass to the outdoor living, dining and fireplace lounge
Modeled after the infamous Claridge’s Bar in London, designer touches are found throughout this unique bar: classic hammered tin ceiling, hardwood floors, custom wall treatments with wood paneling and onyx, art deco-style wall sconces, handsome bar with glass shelving, icemaker, wine refrigerator, beer tap and seating for four; card table with upholstered chairs, oversized club chairs with matching ottoman, 6 flat screen televisions and surround sound
Bright, expansive kitchen with Obechie cabinetry and Walnut Wave granite slab surfaces throughout; center island and floating buffet with suspended glass shelving, side-by-side Subzero refrigerator and freezer, two dishwashers, double Dacor wall ovens, dual warming drawers, espresso machine, microwave and 6-burner gas range with custom Broan hood, walk-in pantry, wine refrigerator, large divided sink plus preparation sink with large garden window; curved pocketing glass doors create true indoor/outdoor seating for bar, dining and barbecue center; conveniently open to media room
Centrally located within the home, this intimate area includes a granite fireplace, six flat screen televisions and a variety of seating, including tall stools at pass-through bar, theatre chairs and cozy upholstered lounge seating; adjacent to gourmet kitchen
With the touch of a button, shades and windows disappear into walls and soffits, offering panoramic mountain, fairway and down-valley views are enjoyed from this magnificent retreat; custom bed with built-in nightstands, lighted art displays and storage; dramatic glass flooring accents, soaring wood ceilings, luxurious bedding, built-in media center, sitting area with Honey Onyx fireplace and Obechie cabinetry brings warmth to this contemporary retreat; exterior deck with private fireplace and television is tucked away from the main entertaining area for added tranquility.
Two separate “His” and “Her” baths: Hers includes Green Rain Forest slab vanity and tub surround, Obechie wood cabinetry, make-up vanity, custom floating mirrors, spa tub, glass shower with door to outside shower, pool and spa; boutique-style closet with extensive cabinetry; His includes black Absolute granite vanity with Macasar Ebony cabinetry, custom floating mirrors, glass shower with doors to outdoor shower, spa and pool; steam shower (also accessible from gym), walk-in closet and golf cart garage just steps away
Lushly landscaped views surround this spacious gym with state-of-the-art equipment and TV, morning bar with refrigerator, massage table, direct access to steam shower, outdoor pool, shower and private spa
Handsome Macasar Ebony built-in desk and bookcase, flat screen television, custom bed with nightstands, sitting area, and access to side pool and spa
Four guest suites located within the main residence, one with private living room; all suites feature flat screen TV’s and fully-appointed baths and direct access out to pool or motor court entry
Spacious suite with clerestory glass, birch cabinetry and striking rain forest surfaces, computer workspace, sitting area with fireplace, morning bar with sink and refrigerator; private patio with day bed, fireplace and spa, fully-appointed bath with dual sinks and walk-in closet
Panoramic views of the Canyons course, the Santa Rosa mountain range and the valley beyond can be enjoyed from multiple covered living spaces; fireplace lounge, floating granite barbecue center with chrome and crackled glass top, sunbather’s deck, two expansive architectural pools envelope the main entertaining area and wrap around to the master wing; the infinity edge, built-in seating and family spa all appear seamlessly connected to the second private pool, spa and outdoor shower of the master wing; a third spa is privately located off the guest house patio
Oversized laundry room with ample storage and counter space, powder room with stacked onyx waterfall sink; six-car garage with double sided entry plus separate golf cart garage off master wing – both with epoxy floors and built-in storage; electronic window treatments, surround sound, home controlled system”
- 9,152 sq. ft.
- 6+ bedrooms
- 7.5 baths
- 200 Wiketmal Pl, Palm Desert, CA 92260