LeBron James buys iconic Beverly Hills mansion where Katharine Hepburn once ...

While LeBron James prepares to face the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night, the superstar has secured his new home.

The 35-year-old basketball star finalized the deal on a Beverly Hills compound for $36.8 million on Wednesday, according to Variety.

The deal was widely reportedly back in July, though now the deal is closed and James owns a home that has quite the unique history, previously lived in by icon Katharine Hapburn.

Home owner: While LeBron James prepares to face the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night, the superstar has secured his new home.

Home owner: While LeBron James prepares to face the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the NBA Finals on Wednesday night, the superstar has secured his new home.

Compound: The 35-year-old basketball star finalized the deal on a Beverly Hills compound for $36.8 million on Wednesday, according to Variety

Compound: The 35-year-old basketball star finalized the deal on a Beverly Hills compound for $36.8 million on Wednesday, according to Variety 

The property includes multiple buildings that sits on a 2.5 acre lot in Beverly Hills, which is secured by one of the largest driveway gates in Los Angeles.

The primary home is 9,100-square feet, with two separate guest houses on the property as well, with the driveway leading to a motorcourt with a large fountain.

The living room features vaulted ceilings with exposed ceiling beams plus a dining room set under a huge sky light, plus a carpeted library.

Big lot: The property includes multiple buildings that sits on a 2.5 acre lot in Beverly Hills, which is secured by one of the largest driveway gates in Los Angeles

Big lot: The property includes multiple buildings that sits on a 2.5 acre lot in Beverly Hills, which is secured by one of the largest driveway gates in Los Angeles

Dining room: The living room features vaulted ceilings with exposed ceiling beams plus a dining room set under a huge sky light, plus a carpeted library

Dining room: The living room features vaulted ceilings with exposed ceiling beams plus a dining room set under a huge sky light, plus a carpeted library

The home also includes a full theatrical screening room, fitting since James has a deal with Warner Bros. for several projects, that even comes equipped with one of seven fireplaces in the home.   

Other amenities include 'multiple al fresco dining and entertaining areas, and a lighted tennis court with viewing pavilion,' according to Variety.

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