New parents Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom have purchased a retreat for their growing family. The two superstars, who both listed Los Angeles–area homes shortly after getting engaged last year, recently purchased a Montecito compound measuring a generous 8.9 acres for $14.2 million. They reportedly still own a Beverly Hills mansion where they reside, though Perry listed her second home in the area earlier this month.
Their new estate is situated in the Santa Ynez foothills and comprises four separate but contiguous parcels of land. There is a Mediterranean-style four-bedroom main house, a detached four-car garage topped by a guesthouse, and a poolhouse with two additional bedrooms on-site. According to Variety, the property was originally built by Edwards and Plunkett in 1934 and was later renovated by Lutah Maria Riggs, the first woman to be named a Fellow of the American Institute of Architects.
The main house still retains