$9.5M for Merv Griffin’s Palm Springs Estate

The estate that once belonged to the late Merv Griffin can now be had at a discount. That is, if you consider $9.5 million a discount. According to The Wall Street Journal, Griffin's 40-acre Palm Springs, California estate was recently reduced in price from $14.5 million, which is a 34 percent price chop for those keeping track. Click through the gallery to get an inside look at the fancy equestrian estate.

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The estate that once belonged to the late Merv Griffin can now be had at a discount. That is, if you consider $9.5 million a discount. According to The Wall Street Journal, Griffin's 40-acre Palm Springs, California estate was recently reduced in price from $14.5 million, which is a 34 percent price chop for those keeping track. Click through the gallery to get an inside look at the fancy equestrian estate.
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The late media mogul's estate sits on a whopping 39 acres in La Quinta, California. The home was originally put on the market two years ago for $14.5 million and was just re-listed this past spring.
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Here's a view of the 2.5-acre lake, which features fountain shooting up water in the middle of it. According to The Wall Street Journal, the creator of "Jeopardy" and "Wheel of Fortune" built the estate in 1986.
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The home comes with five covered garage spaces, as well as this circular driveway that leads to the primary entrance of the main house.
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With the hot (ok, sweltering might be a better adjective) desert sun, having an amazing cool-down pool is a must.
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The compound comes complete with equestrian facilities. Griffin reportedly used this desert estate as his second residence until he passed away in 2007.
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Here's a view of the expansive living room, which is chock full of couches. Designed by interior decorator Waldo Fernandez, the Moroccan-style interior of Griffin's home was inspired by the Yves Saint Lauren't house in Marrakech.
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The main house spans 5,000 square feet. The entire property boasts 14 bedrooms. Here's a view of the master bedroom.
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The Moroccan-style runs throughout the spread, including in the master bath. There are 14 baths total throughout the entire compound.
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A reverse view of the master suite, which includes a lounge area, fireplace, and floor-to-ceiling glass doors.
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In addition to the main house, the compound also hosts four free-standing guest casitas and two guesthouses.
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A view of the equestrian facilities.
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A look inside the stables.
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Griffin's home is no less impressive at night. In fact, it might just be more enchanting.
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