Wednesday, January 5, 2011

Ronnie James Dio’s L.A. mansion up for sale

Wanna live like a true rock n roll king?

You can, if you have about $3.5 million kicking around; that’s about the asking price for the Los Angeles mansion previously owned by the late Ronnie James Dio.

Here’s the listing courtesy of L.A. Weekly's article listing the "Top Ten L.A. Musician Mansions For Sale.” Dio's humble abode was ranked #1 on the list.

Price: $3,333,000
Address 4634 Encino Avenue
Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 5
Square Ft: 5057

Listing: "Full of Grace and Old World charm this 5 BD/5BA 5,000 plus sqft English mansion was built w/custom original pieces taken from Europe. Features include 200 year old wood flrs from France, pub bar from the Kings Arms in Chiqwell Essex, England c. 1820 & custom stained antique windows from the 18th & 19th centuries. Spacious cooks kitchen w/all Viking & Meile products. Master BD w/ antique cathedral windows imported from England c. 1790, hand-painted Griffin wall paper as seen in Greystone Manor, 2 walk-in closets, hardwood flrs & master BA. Downstairs level includes a custom built music studio."

Dio ft. Tenacious D – Push (2002)