The Legendary Estates of Beverly Hills - Beverly Hills Houses
Fascination with celebrities is nothing new. The public cannot get enough of where they lived and where they played. In his book, Jeffrey Hyland records some of the most luxurious Beverly Hills houses. The Greystone Estate in Beverly Hills is one of the grandest estates ever constructed. Built by oilman Edward Laurence Doheny, the 55 room, 46,000 square foot mansion and its extensive gardens cost an astounding $4 million dollars upon its completion in 1929. Only several months after the Doheny Family moved in, the estate became a famous crime scene in one of the most talked about murders in Los Angeles..