If the estate sells for the asking price, it would break the record for a Monterey County home ' the $27.8 million Silicon Valley tycoon Thomas Siebel paid for a home overlooking Stillwater Cove.
The 6,500-square-foot Fairview has six bedrooms, a study, dining room, large kitchen and a deck.
Robert Hunter, designer of the Cypress Point Golf Course in Pebble Beach, commissioned renowned architect Wallace Neff to build Fairview in 1928. Neff built homes for such early Hollywood luminaries as actress Mary Pickford, producer David Selznick, actor Douglas Fairbanks Jr. and studio head Daryl Zanuck.
The 1944 movie 'National Velvet,' featuring a young Elizabeth Taylor, was filmed at Fairview.