Cary Elwes is perhaps best known for his role as Westley in the classic 1987 flick "The Princess Bride." The British actor has also appeared in "Saw" and "Twister." Now, fans of Elwes can buy his lavish Malibu home for $1.975 million, reports the
Los Angeles Times. Click through the photo gallery to take a tour of the actor's 1978 abode.
Cary Elwes is best known for his role as Westley (seen her with co-star Robin Wright who played Buttercup) in the classic 1987 flick "The Princess Bride." The British actor has also appeared in "Saw" and "Twister." Now, fans of Elwes can buy his lavish Malibu home for $1.975 million, reports the <a href="http://www.latimes.com/business/realestate/la-fi-hotprop-cary-elwes-20120215,0,2293892.story" target="_blank">Los Angeles Times</a>. Click through the photo gallery to take a tour of the actor's 1978 abode.
Elwes' crib is an old-world retreat chock full of spectacular ocean and mountain views.
The design and aesthetic of this Malibu estate makes you feel like you're in the Mediterranean instead of in Southern California.
A view of the red-tiled portico that greets visitors prior to entering the lavish home.
Elwes' estate sits on a hillside and is surrounded by rolling grassy hills and views of the ocean.
Straight ahead of the formal entryway is the step-down living room and to the right is the step-down formal dining room.
A view of the living room in Elwes' home. The actor has also appeared in "Saw" and "Twister," though "The Princess Bride" fanatics will always fondly see Elwes as Westley.
Another view of the living room, which features a wall of glass on one side that provides breathtaking ocean and hillside views.
A look at the Brit's dining room.
Check out the picturesque views. Envious yet?
The home boasts multiple terraces and balconies that all offer unobstructed views of the surrounding hillside.
A look at Elwes' outdoor dining terrace.
A view of the actor's kitchen. Elwes bought the home back in 1996 for $615,000.
The open kitchen space is complemented by a quaint breakfast area.
The home includes a bevy of fun colorful details such as these tiles on the stairway.
A view of Elwes' master bedroom, which is one of four bedrooms in the spread.
The home even includes a fitness room though it looks like if you're not a workout enthusiast, this space could easily be converted into a guest bedroom.
The Malibu retreat sits on a hillside on about an acre of lush land.