This California property that once served as Michael Jackson’s home and personal fantasyland is being listed at a $100 million, according to the Wall Street Journal.
News of the sale comes on the same week as a court dismissed a case brought by Australian choreographer Wade Robinson against the pop star’s estate claiming he had been sexually assaulted as a child by the star.
Los Angeles Superior Court Judge, Mitchell Beckloff, dismissed the claim after determining he waited too long to file it in court.
The choreographer had previously denied the pop superstar molested him and testified in his defense in a criminal trial in 2005.
Neverland Ranch in Santa Ynez Valley features features twenty two structures, a train station, six bedroom house and attached staff quarters, fifty seat movie theater and a pair of lakes.
However, it has been in limbo since Michael Jackson’s death in 2009.Michael Jackson has originally paid $19.5 million for the oak and sycamore studded property in 1988 and rechristened it Neverland after Peter Pan’s island dwelling.
This property is located about 150 miles north of Los Angeles, just outside of Santa Barbara, California.
He soon added such over the top amenities such as a zoo and small amusement park, which have since been removed.
The real estate company Colony Capital LLC has bailed out the King Of Pop in the year 2008 after he defaulted on the $24.5 million that he owed on the property.
Listed by Sotheby’s And Hilton & Hyland, most of the telltale signs if it’s former famous owner have been erased
While the theme park rides may be gone, along with Michael Jackson’s elephants and beloved monkey Bubbles, the history; both bad and good, remains, and it can now be yours if you have a spare $100 million.
The estate was built in 1981 by real estate developer William Bone, who has then called it Sycamore Valley Ranch.
Michael Jackson distanced himself from the ranch after his 2005 acquittal on charges that he molested children at the property. The singer opted to live elsewhere in the world until his death.
Former home of Michael Jackson, Neverland Ranch, that's spread over two thousand seven hundred acres, is up for sale for $100 million. This Califor...3.0