<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - Open House]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/blogs/open-house http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-us Sun, 29 Mar 2015 03:29:14 -0400 Sun, 29 Mar 2015 03:29:14 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[How To Get Art Deco Glam Style]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:50:37 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-03-27+at+11.49.19+PM.png Los Angeles based interior designer Charles Neal takes us on a tour of one of his latest projects featuring functional design. ]]> <![CDATA[Home Decor Hacks For Spring]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 00:07:36 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1296-D-TOTT-MAXWELL_RYAN.jpg Maxwell Ryan, founder of ApartmentTherapy, is sharing some home decor hacks to help you liven up your space for spring. ]]> <![CDATA[Inside Modern Day Castle Palazzo Di Amore]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 23:55:10 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5286-A-SQFT-PALAZZO-DI-AMORE.jpg This 25-acre compound is known as Palazzo Di Amore. It was built by renowned developer Mohamed Hadid, who is known for creating mega-mansions. This mansion can comfortably host up to 1,000 guests and comes complete with its ow disco, bowling alley, and vineyard. ]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 12:11:48 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/5286_WEB_PROMO.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area. ]]> <![CDATA[George Returns This Weekend]]> Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:47:40 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/GTTR+Pellegrini+Promo.jpg Don't miss an all-new George To The Rescue this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area. ]]> <![CDATA[The Hunt: Uptown vs. Downtown (Part 1)]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:38:42 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1295-A-HUNT-CAROLINE_AND_KRISTIN-PART_1-WEB.jpg People who live uptown rave about it and people who live downtown say there's no better place. We join broker Caroline Bass as she helps her client and best friend find the perfect pad for under two million dollars. This episode of Open House was taped at 408 E 79th St., New York.]]> <![CDATA[The Hunt: Uptown vs. Downtown (Part 2)]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:35:44 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1295-E-HUNT-CAROLINE_AND_KRISTIN-PART_2-WEB.jpg People who live uptown rave about it and people who live downtown say there's no better place. We join broker Caroline Bass as she helps her client and best friend find the perfect pad for under two million dollars. View the listing for 507 E 80th St. This episode of Open House was taped at 408 E 79th St., New York.]]> <![CDATA[Edgy Glam Design Meets Family Living]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:34:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1295-B-DL-ANTONINO_BUZZETTA-WEB.jpg Interior designer Antonino Buzzetta shows us that you don't have to give up luxury living when you expand your family. This episode of Open House was taped at 408 E 79th St., New York.]]> <![CDATA[Practical and Stylish Design For Parents]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:32:44 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1295-C-DL-LILLY_BUNN-WEB.jpg Interior designer Lilly Bunn has design solutions that are high on style, yet practical. No need to wait until your kids are off to college to renovate your home. This episode of Open House was taped at 408 E 79th St., New York.]]> <![CDATA[A Grand, Intimate Country Estate]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:28:17 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1295-D-SQFT-48-HAIGHTS_CROSS_ROAD-WEB.jpg 48 Haights Cross Rd. is an impeccable home that sits on 87 acres with a pristine lake on the grounds in Chappaqua, New York. This episode of Open House was taped at 408 E 79th St., New York.]]> <![CDATA[Experience Hollywood Glamour Living]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:30:51 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5285-A-SQFT-RISING_GLEN-WEB.jpg 1892 Rising Glen Rd. is high in the Hollywood Hills and home to the Broccoli family, producers of most of the James Bond films. This mansion quintessential Hollywood on the outside and total glamour on the inside. This episode of Open House was taped at 408 E 79th St., New York.]]> <![CDATA[Visit This Colorful Architectural Gem]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 15:23:59 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5285-B-SQFT-4533_ESTRONDO_DRIVE-WEB.jpg 4533 Estrondo Dr. in Encino, CA is one of the most architecturally interesting and unique homes we've seen. It's colorful, luxurious and downright cool. This episode of Open House was taped at 408 E 79th St., New York.]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:20:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/5285_WEB_PROMOS_R1.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area. ]]> <![CDATA[Historic Goldwyn Beverly Hills Estate Hits The Market]]> Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:33:28 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/1200+Laurel+Lane+040.jpg

The home of Oscar award winning producer Samuel Goldwyn Sr., is on the market for $39 million dollars.

Samuel Goldwyn Sr. commissioned the estate in 1934 with architect Douglas Honnold, known for the homes he built for legendary MGM art director Cedric Gibbons and his wife, movie star Dolores Del Rio, as well as for the Sunset-Vine Tower and the building that was formerly the home of the William Morris Agency in Beverly Hills.

His son, Samuel Goldwyn Jr. grew up at the estate and went on to reside there as an adult. Between father and son, some of their memorable movie credits include: Arrowsmith, Wuthering Heights, The Little Foxes, Guys and Dolls, Porgy and Bess, Mystic Pizza, Preacher’s Wife, and Secret Life of Walter Mitty.

The estate is listed with Joyce Rey and Stacy Gottula of Coldwell Banker Previews International.

Photo credit - Interiors: Marc Angeles / Exteriors: Nick Springett



Photo Credit: Nick Springett]]>
<![CDATA[Inside The Puck Building Penthouse]]> Mon, 16 Mar 2015 13:37:53 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1294-B-DL-PUCK_PENTHOUSE-R2.jpg Head to Nolita's famed Puck Building to tour 295 Lafayette, a penthouse that features more than 7,000 square feet of outdoor entertaining space. This episode of Open House was taped at 200 E 69th St., New York. ]]> <![CDATA[The Queen of Mansions in Bed-Stuy]]> Fri, 20 Mar 2015 16:00:20 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1294-A-SQFT-247_HANCOCK_STREET.jpg 247 Hancock is a historic mansion in Bed-Stuy, Brooklyn. Built in 1887, this house is often called the Queen of Hancock Street. It was modeled after the Vanderbilt house on Fifth Avenue and is one of the most architecturally distinguished properties in Brooklyn. This episode of Open House was taped at 200 E 69th St., New York. ]]> <![CDATA[A Look at a 1900s English Tudor Home]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:38:02 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1294-C-SQFT-318_KENMORE_ROAD.jpg We're in Douglas Manor, in northeast Queens, at 318 Kenmore Rd., a meticulously maintained home built in the early 1900s that was built for entertaining on a grand scale. This episode of Open House was taped at 200 E 69th St., New York. ]]> <![CDATA[Tour a Mediterranean Spanish Revival]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:36:04 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1294-D-SQFT-5021_ISELIN_AVENUE.jpg We're in Riverdale, in the Bronx, at 5021 Iselin Ave., located right on the banks of the Hudson River. Located just 20 minutes from midtown Manhattan, Riverdale is also home to may historical sites, including John F. Kennedy's childhood house. Come inside this Mediterranean Spanish revival for a look at the intricate details. ]]> <![CDATA[Inside The Huntsman Estate]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:34:12 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5284-A-SQFT-5000_ROYAL_STREET.jpg This ski chalet in Park city, Utah belongs to billionaire Jon Huntsman, Sr. With views overlooking Deer Valley, it sits on 60 acres, features 12 beds and 16 baths. It's no ordinary log cabin. This episode of Open House was taped at 200 E 69th St., New York. ]]> <![CDATA[Explore an Exquisite Property In La Canada Flintridge]]> Fri, 13 Mar 2015 17:28:23 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5284-B-SQFT-4110_WOODLEIGH_LANE.jpg We're heading to a small suburb of LA knowns as La Canada Flintridge. 4110 Woodleigh Lane has been restored to perfection and is considered one of the most beautiful properties in the area. This episode of Open House was taped at 200 E 69th St., New York. ]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 11:16:26 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/5284_WEB_PROMOS.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area.]]> <![CDATA[This Palatial Pad Has It All]]> Wed, 11 Mar 2015 13:55:22 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1293-A-SQFT-88-OLD-HOUSE-LANE-R1.jpg 88 Old House Lane is 25 minutes outside of Manhattan in Sands Point, Long Island. This palatial pad has it all, including a movie theater, sports bar, and a putting green. This episode of Open House was taped at 433 E 74th St., New York. ]]> <![CDATA[Blend Old and New For a Family-Friendly Space]]> Mon, 09 Mar 2015 11:53:33 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1293-E-DL-TAMARA-EATON.jpg We're in Brooklyn inside a historic home re-invented by interior designer Tamara Eaton. This young, rising star in the design world creatively bridged the gap between old and new to create the perfect, family-friendly space for her client. This episode of Open House was taped at 433 E 74th St., New York. ]]> <![CDATA[LL Cool J Gives a Tour of Harlem Brownstone]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 11:50:16 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1293-B-SQFT-120-WEST-127TH.jpg Legendary rapper and actor LL Cool J and his daughter Italia Smith, a Manhattan real estate agent, take us around her latest project in Harlem, a multi-million dollar meticulously renovated brownstone. The 127th street property was transformed into a luxury triplex while keeping many of the details that make brownstones so charming. This episode of Open House was taped at 433 E 74th St., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[How To Create an Inspiring Space]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 11:51:27 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1293-C-DL-KELLEY-JACKSON.jpg Enter this Upper East Side home designed by Kelley Jackson. Her goal is to make every space she designs inspiring to her clients and anyone who enters. Watch as she curates the perfect collection for one client's home. This episode of Open House was taped at 433 E 74th St., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[Inside a Four-Story Central Park Penthouse]]> Fri, 06 Mar 2015 18:55:06 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNYC-1293-D-SQFT-52-EAST-72ND.jpg 52 E 72 St. is a spacious penthouse in the sky located just steps from Central Park and takes up four floors of a boutique condo. This episode of Open House was taped at 433 E 74th St., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[Find Comfort and Fun In This Elaborate Estate]]> Fri, 06 Mar 2015 18:55:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5283-B-SQFT-534-CRESTLINE.jpg Take a look inside 534 Crestline in Brentwood, an astonishing estate with elaborate spaces for relaxation and comfort. It also has rather unique features including, not one, but two movie theaters. This episode of Open House was taped at 433 E 74th St., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[A Complete Backyard Transformation]]> Thu, 12 Mar 2015 11:49:33 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT-5283-A-DL-CHRISTOPHER-GRUBB.jpg We're with LA-based designer Christopher Grubb to check out one of his latest projects, a backyard makeover in Beverly Hills. Christopher transforms the space into a chic, stylish entertaining area. This episode of Open House was taped at 433 E 74th St., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:14:19 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OHNAT_5283_WEB_PROMO.jpg Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC! Check local listings for air times in your area. ]]> <![CDATA[Inside Sugar Hill Farm]]> Fri, 20 Feb 2015 18:44:09 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2015-02-20+at+5.42.58+PM.png Just an hour outside New York City, you'll find a magnificent, colonial home known as Sugar Hill Farm. It dates back to the 1700s and is an artful marriage of old and new. It even features a working barn. This episode of Open House was taped at 225 5th Ave., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[An 1850s Townhouse With Modern Touches]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:43:46 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-02-20+at+5.40.32+PM.png Let's take a tour of 32 Grove, a townhouse in West Village. Built in the 1850s, some of the architectural elements from the past are still perfectly intact, including original, ornate plaster, glass-paned doors and marble mantels. This episode of Open House was taped at 225 5th Ave., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[A Perfect Combo of Classic Modern and Grandeur]]> Wed, 04 Mar 2015 16:21:35 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2015-02-20+at+5.37.44+PM.png We're in San Francisco at 2604 Pacific Avenue at a home with one of the best views in the city. This Victorian home was remodeled, but kept its elaborate period features from the late 1800s. This episode of Open House was taped at 225 5th Ave., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[Clean and Classic Home Design]]> Mon, 02 Mar 2015 12:44:35 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-02-20+at+4.16.58+PM.png Up-and-coming interior designer Anna Burke, who is known for making homes look collected and not decorated, incorporates clean and classic sensibility into her client's Upper East Side home. Take a look! This episode of Open House was taped at 225 5th Ave., New York. View the listing. ]]> <![CDATA[This Week on Open House]]> Mon, 23 Feb 2015 12:55:15 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2015-02-19+at+3.22.06+PM.png Don't miss an all-new Open House this weekend on NBC. Check local listings for air times in your area. ]]> <![CDATA[Inside Elyse Walker's Venice Beach Home]]> Tue, 17 Feb 2015 14:18:53 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/open-house-elyse-walker.jpg She's known for putting together covet-worthy looks and her store, Elyse Walker Boutique, in Pacific Palisades, is stocked with the latest trends from top designers. It's no surprise her own personal closet in her Venice Beach home is every girl's dream!]]> <![CDATA[Designer Living: Stylish Living With The Azrias]]> Thu, 19 Feb 2015 16:27:18 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/160*120/OHNYC1230AMaxAzriaStill.jpg Lubov Azria, chief creative office of BCBG Max Azria Group, gives host Sara Gore a tour of her exquisite west coast home. ]]> <![CDATA[Sue Wong Restores Hollywood Home With Cultural Touches]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 13:55:32 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/OH-Sue-Wong.jpg Fashion designer Sue Wong is known for her vintage-influenced cocktail dresses and gorgeous evening gowns. We head to Hollywood to take a look inside her 1920s mansion she lovingly restored to its former Hollywood glory. This episode of Open House was taped at 502 Park Ave., New York. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[Designer Living: At Home with Fashion Designer Corey Lynn Calter]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:43:00 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/OH-Corey-Lynn.jpg Just like her runway collections, when it comes to her home design, Corey Lynn Calter mixes vibrant colors, prints, and whimsical accessories to create a warm, livable space that's fun for the entire family. This episode of Open House was taped at 222 East 62nd St., New York. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[Designer Lorena Sarbu's Colorful Design]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:41:55 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OH-Lorena-Sarbu.jpg We're in Beverly Hills at the home of fashion designer Lorena Sarbu. The Romanian native exquisitely combines gorgeous fabrics, unique textures and intricate embellishments to create stunning designs. She turned to interior designer David Dalton to bring. a touch of that impeccable style into her own home. This episode of Open House was taped at 502 Park Ave., New York. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[A Former Hat Factory Turned Stylish Home]]> Fri, 13 Feb 2015 12:22:20 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OPEN_HOUSE_NYC_1290_B_DL_ROGER_DE_CABROL.jpg Interior designer Roger de Cabrol turned a former hat factory into a chic living space. He used the building's industrial features and his client's extensive art collection to create a unique and eclectic design. This episode of Open House was taped at 1725 York Ave., New York. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[Enjoy Two Full Floors of Luxury]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:33:52 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OPEN_HOUSE_NYC_1290_A_SQFT_66_EAST_11.jpg 66 East 11th is a one-of-a-kind triplex that features four bedroom each with its own en suite bathroom. Everything is grand in this incredible space. This episode of Open House was taped at 1725 York Ave., New York. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[Villa Oliveto Is Resort-Style Living at Its Finest]]> Fri, 30 Jan 2015 21:36:25 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OPEN_HOUSE_NATIONAL_5280_A_SQFT_VILLA_OLIVETO.jpg Villa Oliveto is a private estate located within the gates of PGA West, a playground for Hollywood's high-profile celebrities and presidents. The property is surrounded by the Santa Rosa Mountains and inside you'll find impeccable features. This episode of Open House was taped at 1725 York Ave., New York. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[A Cosmopolitan Oasis on Iconic Shore]]> Mon, 02 Feb 2015 13:34:55 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/1755_OCEAN_AVE_STILL%5B2%5D.jpg 1755 Ocean Ave is located on Santa Monica's iconic shore. This penthouse features nearly two thousand square feet of private terrace with amazing views of the Pacific Ocean. This episode of Open House was hosted from 145 Hudson St., New York. View the listing.]]> <![CDATA[A Contemporary Compound With City and Ocean Views]]> Mon, 02 Feb 2015 11:28:02 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OPEN_HOUSE_NATIONAL_5280_B_SQFT_2161_SUNSET_PLAZA.jpg 2161 Sunset Plaza is a gem in the Hollywood Hills with floor-to-ceiling windows, disappearing walls, and plenty of space for outdoor dining. ]]> <![CDATA[Get Transported To Tranquility]]> Mon, 02 Feb 2015 11:18:23 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OPEN_HOUSE_NYC_1290_D_SQFT_3_STAR_FARM.jpg 3 Star Farm Road in Purchase, NY is a retreat built for indoor and outdoor entertaining. It even features a Japanese Tea House where you can retreat to for ultimate peace and quiet.]]> <![CDATA[Tour a Historic Home With Modern Touches]]> Mon, 02 Feb 2015 11:17:50 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/OPEN_HOUSE_NYC_1290_E_56_CLAPBOARD_RIDGE.jpg 56 Clapboard Ridge in Greenwich, Connecticut, sits on nearly five acres of lush land. The wonders have spent several years renovating to keep the best of its historic elements, while adding modern day amenities. ]]> <![CDATA[A Stylish Winter Retreat In St. Martin]]> Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:54:20 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/EOHN1289H-OPEN_HOUSE_NYC_A_DL_VANESSA_DELEON_WEB.jpg Interior designer Vanessa Deleon wanted to create a winter retreat for her client by making the home modern, timeless and glamorous all at the same time. ]]> <![CDATA[Casa de la Playa Is The Ultimate Escape]]> Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:15:35 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/EOHN1289H-OPEN_HOUSE_NYC_E_SQFT_CASA_DE_LA_PLAYA_WEB.jpg Casa de la Playa on Saint Martin is a beachfront property on the French side of the island situated on nearly four acres and boasts 15,000 square feet of living space. You'll find ocean views from every room and resort-style amenities. ]]>