Slash’s splashy villa is over the top
Call it a closing act for Slash in Beverly Hills. The top hat-wearing rocker and his wife, Perla Hudson, have put their Tuscan-inspired villa on the market for $10.995 million.
The one-of-a-kind residence in the guard-gated Mulholl and Estates lives up to its owner’s rock star status with alligator print wall paper, cheetah print rugs and crystal chandeliers fashioned as pirate ships.
Clad in black ceilings, walls and carpet, a lowerlevel lounge features a nightclub, a DJ booth, awet bar and a screening room with stadium seating. Aseparate recording studio has a bathroom and private patio.
The home also features a two-story entry, public areas with patterned wall treatments and floor-to-ceiling mirrors. Formal living and dining rooms, a family room with awet bar, a maid’s suite, a kitchen with two center islands, seven bedrooms and eight bathrooms are within the11,000 square feet of living space.
Outdoors, the landscaped grounds center on a swimming pool and spa, set off by canyon and valley views. Alarge outdoor living room with a fireplace, a skate ramp and an organic vegetable garden complete the three-quarter-of-an acre setting.
Slash and Hudson, who are in the process of divorcing, paid $7.3 million for the homein 2009.
Jade Mills of Coldwell Banker Previews International is the listing agent.
Slash, whose realnameis Saul Hudson, rose to fame as a lead guitarist of Guns N’ Roses and later co-founded the super group Velvet Revolver. The 49-year-old was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as amember of Guns N’ Roses in 2012.
Hudson is the creator of a lifestyle channel on YouTube. She will debut a fashion and design blog geared toward Latin American women later this year.