It was clean crusing for Will Forte in Santa Monica’s Ocean Park neighborhood, the place the “SNL” veteran simply bought his 107-year-old Craftsman for $2.475 million. He discovered a purchaser a month after itemizing and hauled in $25,000 greater than he was asking.

The comedy actor almost tripled his cash on the deal; data present he paid $840,000 for the property shortly earlier than becoming a member of the solid of “Saturday Night time Reside” in 2002.

For followers of Forte’s work, the 1913 dwelling holds a particular place in his profession. The eating room is the place the actor and his workforce penned the primary episode of his sitcom “The Final Man on Earth,” in addition to a number of the characteristic movie “MacGruber.”

True to its model, the two-story Craftsman options tapered brick columns supporting a coated entrance porch. Wooden fills the dwelling areas inside, lining the flooring, doorways, home windows and ceilings.

A brick hearth anchors the lounge, which opens to a sunny eat-in kitchen. Elsewhere are three bedrooms and two loos in about 1,900 sq. toes, together with an proprietor’s suite with vaulted ceilings and a visitor room beneath a skylight.

The entrance porch wraps round to a eating space on the facet of the house, and out again, there’s a solar deck.

A local of Alameda, Forte loved an eight-year run on “Saturday Night time Reside” earlier than more moderen initiatives together with “Nebraska” and “The Final Man on Earth,” which he created, wrote and produced. A TV present based mostly on his MacGruber character is about to debut subsequent 12 months.

Michael Grady and Jagger Kroener of the Company held the itemizing. Mystoura Afolabi of Redfin represented the client.


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