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Back on March 10, 2014, the always hilarious, Your Mama, at the Realestalker first revealed that actress, Joely Fisher, was planning on listing her Sherman Oaks home. Lo and behold on April 6, 2014, Fisher listed said home for $4,195,000.
Fisher who was born in Burbank and can technically be called a Valley Girl has been acting since at least 1986. Her most notable films include The Mask and Inspector Gadget and in TV include Growing Pains, Desperate Housewives and Gross Pointe to name a few. In addition to her acting career Fisher comes from a family of Hollywood royalty which includes her father, Eddie, who was the most successful pop singles artist of the first half of the 1950s. Her mother, Connie Stevens, known for her acting role on Hawaiian Eye and her singing career. Her younger sister, Tricia Leigh Fisher, an actress performing in a variety of films since 1985. Her half sister, Carrie Fisher (mother is singer, dancer, and actress Debbie Reynolds), who is best known for playing Princess Leia in the Star Wars series. Her half brother, Todd Fisher (mother is Debbie Reynolds), who is an actor, director, producer, cinematographer, and also an executive of Debbie Reynolds businesses.
The home measures 7 Beds/7.5 Baths on 8,230 sqft on a total lot size of 0.48 acres built in 2006. The listing description states:
Evoking a bygone era in prime Sherman oaks, this graceful Spanish built in 2006, with luxurious materials, handmade finishes and generous rooms is walking distance from Ventura Blvd, but is a paradise you may never want to leave. Eclectic and cozy, this Entertainers dream with 7 generous bedrooms & 7.5 baths, has an extra large formal dining rm off the Chef's kitchen, sunny breakfast rm overlooking the garden & an open floor plan with media room. A huge great room off the kitchen spills out to magical covered lounge areas overlooking the sparkling pool and huge flat grassy area. A 2 bd casita with a full kitchen completes this fantastic estate.
Fisher last purchased this home for $3.5 million on July 6, 2007 which if sold at today's asking price translates into a gain of $695,000 before any expenses including commissions, carrying costs, and any renovations.
Prior to the Sherman Oaks home, Fisher was living in an Encino home shown below. This home was last sold on December 19, 2009 for $2.4 million and purchased on October 25, 2005 for $3,350,000 resulting in a massive $950,000 loss before any commissions, renovations, and carrying costs.
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Spectacular custom 'zen-craftsman' showplace! Rebuilt in 2005. A true hidden compound at the end of a long circular driveway. Rare total complete privacy set on a picturesque 3/4 acre lot with breathtaking views. The secluded grounds provide a poolhouse, manicured rolling lawns, sports court and lagoon pool. There is also a detached state of the art THX home theater. The dramatic interior design is second to none and must be seen!You can view more SFV Celeb R.E. here.