Deepwell is an upscale and sophisticated neighborhood located near downtown Palm Springs, CA and is one of Palm Springs most sought-after neighborhoods given its attractive mix of property types and architectural styles, including newer and historic properties, and several with movie star and celebrity prior ownership pedigree. Deepwell’s location, which is convenient to restaurants, shopping, golf and other Palm Springs attractions, also contributes to Deepwell’s high popularity rating.
Deepwell, has a long and interesting history and has played an integral role in the development of Palm Springs, CA. In 1926 scientist Henry Pearson purchased property in the current area of Palm Springs. He drilled a well on the property and was pleased to discover water near the surface. Giving in to his curiosity, Mr. Pearson drilled deeper, finding more available water, finally stopping at 630 feet. As a result of this well, then the deepest in the Coachella Valley, this area of Palm Springs became known as “Deepwell”.