MANHATTAN BEACH (CBSLA) — Break out the dollar signs and the money bags – Manhattan Beach’s infamous “Emoji House” is on the market.
An asking price of $1.7 million would not generally be unusual for the 1,500-square-foot property on 39th Street near Highland Avenue. However, the house’s appearance is definitely out of the ordinary in the upscale Manhattan Beach community.READ MORE: Son Arrested For Murder Of Mother Found Dead In Mission Viejo Home
The owner, Kathryn Kidd, painted the home hot pink and decorated it with two googly-eyed emojis – one with a zipped lip and the other with its tongue sticking out – after being fined for using it for short-term rentals, which is banned by the city. Since she repainted the house, it’s become a tourist attraction and a popular spot for selfies.READ MORE: New Health Order Will Require Proof Of Vaccination Or Negative Test At Outdoor LA County Events Of 10,000 Or More Marsh Homers Off Kopech In 8th, Angels Top White Sox 3-2
According to the listing on ManhattanBeachConfidential.com, the home is a duplex with a 4-car garage. The property is in a district excellent schools, and is within walking distance of the Strand with killer ocean views.