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603 S La Mirada RoadPalm Springs, CA 92264

Single Family · 4 Beds · 1 Full Bath · 2 Partial Baths · 3,875 Sq. ft. | 1.40 Acres

$3,695,000 Active


Time on Site:
66 days

603 S. La Mirada Road in Palm Springs is an exquisite residence with a rich history and notable pedigree. This remarkable property was meticulously constructed by Bill and Barbara Foster, with Bill Foster having served as the former mayor of Palm Springs, adding a touch of civic leadership to its legacy. Designed by the renowned architect William Cody, the home seamlessly blends late mid-century modern aesthetics with the stunning natural surroundings of Palm Springs. Cody's architectural prowess is evident in every detail of this residence, creating a harmonious balance between indoor and outdoor living. The interior of 603 S. La Mirada Road was initially curated by the acclaimed designer Arthur Elrod, adding a layer of sophistication and style to the living spaces. Elrod's vision brought a sense of timeless elegance to the home. Later, the interiors underwent a transformation by the talented Steve Chase, who infused the residence with his own distinctive design sensibilities, ensuring that the property evolved with the times while maintaining its inherent charm. Situated on an expansive 1.4-acre lot, the property boasts a privileged location against the majestic backdrop of Mount San Jacinto. The sprawling grounds offer a private oasis, providing residents with a sense of tranquility and seclusion amidst the breathtaking desert landscape. 603 S. La Mirada Road stands as a testament to the collaboration between visionary individuals such as Bill and Barbara Foster, architect William Cody, and designers Arthur Elrod and Steve Chase. This residence not only represents a piece of Palm Springs' architectural history but also serves as a living testament to the city's enduring allure and sophistication. With its unique blend of design, history, and natural beauty, this property stands as an iconic example of Palm Springs' mid-century modern charm.

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Facts & Features

  • Type Single Family
  • Sq. ft. 3,875
  • Price/Sq.ft. $953
  • Lot 1.40 Acres


  • Association: No
Listing Information
  • Buyer Financing: Cash
Building Information
  • New Construction: No
  • Year Built: 1968
  • Country: US
  • County Or Parish: Riverside
  • MLS Area Major: 334 - South End Palm Springs
  • Subdivision Name: Tennis Club South
Rent/Lease Information
  • Land Lease: No
  • Lease Considered: No
General Information
  • Disclosures: Listing Broker Advantage
  • Furnished: Unfurnished
  • Parcel Number: 513260044
  • Property Sub Type: Single Family Residence
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Senior Community: No
  • Special Listing Conditions: Standard


Parking Information
  • Garage Spaces: 6.0
  • Garage: Yes
  • Bathrooms Full: 1
  • Bathrooms Half: 0
  • Bathrooms One Quarter: 0
  • Bathrooms Three Quarter: 2
  • Bathrooms Total: 3
  • Bedrooms Total: 4
Building Interior
  • Building Area Total: 3875.0
General Information
  • Appliances: Dishwasher,Gas Cooktop,Disposal,Microwave,Oven,Refrigerator,Dryer,Washer
  • Common Walls: No Common Walls
  • Fireplace Features: Living Room
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Flooring: Carpet,Wood
  • Interior Features: Beamed Ceilings,Cathedral Ceiling(s)
  • Laundry Features: Inside,Laundry Room
  • Levels: Two
  • Living Area: 3875.0
  • Living Area Source: Assessor
  • Spa Features: Private
  • Spa: Yes
  • Stories: 2
  • Stories Total: 2


Parking Information
  • Open Parking Spaces: 3.0
  • Parking Total: 9.0
Lot Information
  • Lot Size Acres: 1.4
  • Lot Size Area: 60984.0
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 60984.0
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Water Source: Public
    Building Exterior/Construction
    • Architectural Style: Mid-Century Modern
    • Construction Materials: Stucco
    • Direction Faces: East
    • Patio And Porch Features: Rear Porch,Deck,Front Porch,Open,Patio
    • Roof: Composition,Shingle
    General Information
    • Pool Features: In Ground,Private
    • Pool Private: Yes
    • Sewer: Sewer Tap Paid


    Palm Springs

    Nestled at the base of the San Jacinto Mountains, the beautiful desert resort city of Palm Springs is an international destination for outdoor sport enthusiasts, Mid-Century architecture admirers, and fans of the glamour of Golden Era Hollywood. Palm Springs is located approximately 110 miles southeast of Los Angeles and 140 miles northeast of San Diego, making it an ideal distance for Southern California residents to escape for a quick getaway weekend or the perfect locale for a second home.


    92264 (Palm Springs) Demographics
    Median Age
    Population Density (per sq. mile)
    College Educated
    Estimated Median Income
    Estimated Total Home Owners
    Estimated Total Renters
    67% / 33%
    Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    Estimated Average Household Size
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.


    Elementary Schools
    Cahuilla Elementary
    • Grades: KG - 5
    • Enrollment: 483
    Cielo Vista Charter
    • Grades: KG - 8
    • Enrollment: 869
    Desert Learning Academy
    • Grades: KG - 12
    • Enrollment: 215
    Middle Schools
    Cielo Vista Charter
    • Grades: KG - 8 /
    • Enrollment: 869
    Desert Learning Academy
    • Grades: KG - 12 /
    • Enrollment: 215
    High Schools
    Desert Learning Academy
    • Grades: KG - 12 /
    • Enrollment: 215
    School data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc. School ratings are based on a scale of 1-5, with 5 being the highest rating and 1 being the lowest rating.

    Monthly Cost

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    Market Data

    Based on the last 30 days in this zip code

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    Date Event Value Agent
    2/27/2024Source: bridgeMLS Price Reduction
    $3,695,000 -2.6%
    2/27/2024Source: CRMLS Price Reduction
    $3,695,000 -2.6%
    PS Properties
    Listing Agent
    2/6/2024Source: bridgeMLS Added to Database
    February 06, 2024
    2/6/2024Source: CRMLS Added to Database
    February 06, 2024
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