Lisa Optican



12305 5th Helena Dr.


4 BED 3 BATH | 2,624 sqft


Incredible, authentic 1929 Hacienda situated behind tall gates at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in one of the most coveted locations in Brentwood. The largest parcel of all the Helenas, this 4 bedroom 3 bathroom home offers privacy, tranquility, and close proximity to San Vicente restaurants and shops.Beautiful architectural details such as beamed ceilings, terra cotta tile floors, casement windows as well as an expansive grassy yard, pool, and citrus orchard. A truly remarkable property that is steeped in Hollywood glamour.

"It was the first home the singer, actress and model owned independent of a husband." - LA Times

"The lovely Spanish-style home in Brentwood where Marilyn Monroe lived and died has sold for $7.25 million." - Curbed LA

"If you've always dreamed of living like an Old Hollywood starlet, look no further than 12305 5th Helena Drive, the former Brentwood, California home of silver screen siren Marilyn Monroe." - Elle Decor

"This $7.25M piece of Marilyn Monroe memorabilia is 'steeped in Hollywood glamour.'' - USA Today

"It's easy to picture the glamorous actress living a fully relaxed life in this California home, which is secluded and modest with a laid-back feel." - Architectural Digest

"...she was adoring the process of putting together the first home she owned alone, even making a special trip to Mexico to furnish it in what the reporter described as 'impetuous, charming taste.'" - Vanity Fair