Spelling Manor, Holmby Hills

Now that Candy Spelling has announced she's selling her 100-room mansion, making it the most expensive residential real-estate listing in the US, attention and views for this photo are quickly on the rise. The hockey stick:

 

*** March 25, 2009: 9,000 total views

*** March 30, 2009: 34,570 total views, now my most-viewed, passing this

*** April 16, 2009: 49,000 total views

*** June 30, 2009: 58,000 total views

*** December 14, 2009: 69,000 views

*** August 29, 2010: 96,000 views

*** January 31, 2011: 102,000 views

*** August 5, 2013: 128,856 Views

 

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Photo is from our Los Angeles helicopter tour, part 4: Westwood to Hollywood. I set Creative Commons rights so you can post, print, adapt and share this image of Aaron Spelling's mansion, even the original 3000 x 2000 size, at will. If at all possible, please provide a link back to this page and, if it's not too much trouble, credit to Atwater Village Newbie. Thank you!

 

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*** #1 Google result for the manor holmby hills

*** This photo also seen on LAist

*** And on the Daily Telegraph of Sydney, Australia

*** Story behind this photo on Discarted blog

*** www.darkroastedblend.com/2009/03/link-latte-105.html

*** www.jinti.net/News/other/20090330/353436.htm

*** Forbes article on America's Most Expensive Homes

*** Huge Houses Are Morally Wrong (Gawker)

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Taken on May 24, 2008