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A mix of majestic midcentury design with Hollywood loreThe Frank Sinatra “Twin Palms” estate, designed in 1947 by architect E. Stewart Williams, stands as the first commission piece of architecture to impact the built environment of Palm Springs, according to Ron Marshall, former president of the Palm Springs Preservation Foundation. Sinatra’s house is a staple of tours during Modernism Week, which ran Feb. 13-23. Designated as a Class 1 Historic Site by the City of Palm Springs, the house is known to many as having “great mid-century modern design with an added touch of Hollywood lore.” If you missed the tour. click here to take a virtual tour!
The Frank Sinatra house was mentioned first in their article on April 23, 2113 entitled, “Palm Springs, California Is A Mecca For Design, Synonymous With Style And Glamor”. The article was written by Shiela Ecker.
Here’s a sample from the article including a classic photo from a pool party back when Frank was still the owner.
On March 21, 2013, Ish and Chi, an interior design, decorating and style company, recently took a tour of the Frank Sinatra Estate. They featured their tour on their web site. Here’s a sample from the article:
“Never before have I been to a house tour that is buzzing and full of people. Design enthusiasts, industry professionals, photographers, fellow bloggers and Sinatra fans – it was a great crowd with some people dressed in retro outfits to get into the spirit of the era. It was fun to see! It was also a challenge to photograph the estate