Chelsea Handler Goes for the Last Laugh on Her Luxe Bel-Air Home

It looks as if the comedian Chelsea Handler has been a bit ambivalent about selling her posh Bel-Air home over the past couple of years—and we can understand why. Who would be in a rush to let go of such a gorgeous lair?

But now she’s getting a little more serious about taking her final bow. The home’s price has dropped by almost half a million, and it’s now available for $10.5 million.

Originally built in 1964 as a midcentury modern, the place was purchased by Handler in 2010 for $5,942,500.

She proceeded to make an array of upgrades, and the home now measures 5,572 square feet, with six bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms.

Handler turned the residence into a modern masterpiece, and has been trying to sell it since 2018, when it hit the market for $11.5 million. It’s been on and off the market at gradually reduced prices ever since.

The home has a spacious, airy feeling, thanks to multiple walls of glass that open up to the lush grounds.

Chelsea Handler’s home in Bel-Air, CA

Great room

The vibes of the gorgeous grounds match the Zen feeling of the house. There’s a meditation garden, as well as walking paths, a 50-foot pool, and plenty of entertaining space.

Spots for chilling out with friends include a separate fireplace in an open-air living room area, a full outdoor kitchen with a pizza oven, and myriad dining/conversation spaces.

The acre lot is set into a terraced hillside and covered with mature foliage, including vibrant succulents.

Pool and landscaped hillside

Indoor features include a loftlike great room with a living room and dining area that flows into a gourmet kitchen. The terrace just outside also has a grand dining space.

Dining area
Outdoor dining terrace

Another large terrace is accessible from the upstairs main suite, which includes a massive closet/dressing room, as well as a modern marble bathroom with an infrared sauna and a steam shower.

Main bedroom

The five additional bedrooms each have special features of their own—one even has built-in bunk beds.

Guest room with bunk beds

As befitting a celebrity, this is a very private property, set behind attractive modern gates that guard a long driveway lined with vegetation.

Gates for privacy

Handler, 45, has worn many hats during her successful career, including those of comedian, actress, author, producer, and activist. She is perhaps best known as a talk-show host, on shows including the E! cable channel’s “Chelsea Lately” and “Chelsea” on Netflix.

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