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We pulled into the driveway and—we just knew before we even walked through the gate.”“We loved it so much we bought it furnished,” De Generes says. Seriously.”In this case changing her environment also entailed purchasing two neighboring properties, replacing one with a pond and several dozen carob, pear, and oak trees.
Which is not to suggest she didn’t have big plans for it.“Five or six? When it came to the 9,500-square-foot main house and its two guest cottages, De Generes wanted to make the rooms “a little less uniform and formal.” So it is that the very first thing one notices upon entering the house is a Ping-Pong table.
Ellen De Generes and Portia de Rossi reportedly first met through mutual friends back in 2001.
While sparks didn’t fly initially, Portia felt an intense chemistry upon seeing the talk show host a few years later in 2004.
"I ran into Ellen at a photo shoot and she took my breath away.
The Diego Giacometti feline sculpture in the master bathroom was another gift, marking De Generes’s 50th birthday (the couple has three cats in addition to the dogs).The living room, in its current rendition, is equally eclectic. dealers and designers—among them Tommy and Kathleen Clements, Cliff Fong, and Harrison Holman—to help her cherry-pick furniture, objects, and art for the house.