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If you happen to’re in search of some high-end real estate with historic connections, Marilyn Monroe’s and Arthur Miller’s former dwelling close to Sutton Place is available on the market for $3.05 million — a notable drop from its authentic $3.75 million asking worth.
Monroe was married 3 times; her last and longest marriage (5 years) was to Miller.
Throughout that point, the pair lived in a 1927 14-story constructing at 444 E 57th St. in a 2,190 sq. foot prewar dwelling with a proper eating room, fireplaces, and coveted views of the East River.
It is a prestigious tackle. The New York Post notes that designer Invoice Blass as soon as lived there within the constructing’s penthouse and different notable residents have included royalty reminiscent of Sweden’s Princess Madeleine.
The house itself is certainly one of two on the ground. It is listed by Brown Harris Stevens, whose itemizing has extra element on the residence’s many facilities:
It options a big entry lobby resulting in a grand front room with wooden burning fire, 9ft ceilings, and movie home windows. Off the entry lobby is a powder room with tasteful built-ins. The spacious, modern eating room simply accommodates 10 folks and is ideal for entertaining. A 3rd bed room, at the moment a library, has a wooden burning fire, customized cabinetry, and pocket doorways. The massive, distinctive, renovated chef’s kitchen with a middle island is adorned with marble counters, a lot of customized white cabinetry, top-of-the line home equipment together with a Wolf range prime, chrome steel hood plus two Dacor ovens and two Miele dishwashers.
When Monroe and Miller lived on the tackle, the now-iconic actor embellished in her personal inimitable model. In keeping with OtSoNY.com, Monroe “made the partitions a easy white and set mirrors from the ground to the ceiling within the living-room, after having joined the 2 rooms. The couch, the armchairs and the furnishings had been white, as was the piano.”
For his half, “Miller hung an image of Marilyn taken by Jack Cardiff in England,” in his workroom. Although he mentioned “it was his favourite image of Marilyn, he gave it up when he left the house.”
The Publish studies that the constructing’s facilities “embody a doorman, an elevator operator, a resident supervisor and bike storage.” That, and a few fascinating Twentieth-century history.