(Really) Great Spaces: Oprah Snaps Up Jeff Bridges’ Montecito Pad

Posted on Nov 26 2019 - 3:11pm by Zoe Eisenberg
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In addition to her status as a media executive, entertainer and philanthropist, Oprah Winfrey is turning into a tried-and-true real estate mogul with a property count of at least six following the offloading of properties in Chicago and Atlanta.

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Recently, the talk show host upped her real estate footprint in Santa Barbara's Montecito area with the purchase of Jeff Bridges' Spanish Revival-style home, bringing Winfrey's Montecito home count to three.

She purchased the two-bedroom, three-bath estate for $6.85 million, the same price Bridges and wife Susan Geston purchased the spot for, five years prior. The property, originally built in 1919, spans 3,517 feet with open-beam ceilings, massive bay windows, a pool with an ample entertaining area and a fireplace in the master bedroom.

In addition to the former Bridges estate, Winfrey also owns a nearby 40-acre estate which she named The Promised Land. Time will tell if Oprah is to continue her Montecito purchasing spree.

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Purchased for: $6.85 million
Source:
Top Ten Real Estate
Photos by: Elevated Horizon courtesy of Coldwell Banker

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  1. John December 12, 2019 at 6:37 am - Reply

    Wow! This looks super good. Staying here will surely be awesome.

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