The Higher West Aspect townhouse the place younger Macaulay Culkin defended himself in opposition to the “sticky bandits” in “Dwelling Alone 2: Misplaced in New York” is on sale for $6.7 million.
The four-bedroom, five-bathroom abode at 51 West ninety fifth St. has been available on the market for 9 months – even after the sellers dropped the worth from $7.6 million in April, then once more in July. It was bought for $4.7 million in 2009.
The five-story, Nineteenth-century townhouse has seen a “surge” in showings prior to now couple of weeks since rates of interest appeared to stabilize, in line with Dexter Guerrieri, the itemizing agent and president of Vandenberg, the Townhouse Specialists.
“It’s an iconic itemizing. It’s on an exquisite Central Park block. The primary block between Columbus and Amsterdam [avenues] is what we name the ‘Park Block,’ and [the townhouse] is definitely on the nicest of the park blocks within the 90s, as a result of it has lovely townhouses on each side of the road dealing with each other,” Guerrieri gushed to The Put up.
Past a non-public backyard, sun-soaked terrace, and climate-controlled wine cellar, the property provides bay home windows, lovely moldings, and excessive ceilings.
And the brand new proprietor gained’t overlook the house was featured within the 1992 Christmas blockbuster – because the household who presently lives there “nonetheless get letters from youngsters speaking about Dwelling Alone” round Christmas time, Guerrieri mentioned.
“Dwelling Alone 2: Misplaced in New York” follows the story of little left-behind Kevin McAllister (Culkin) as he evades two bumbling outlaws (performed by Daniel Stern and Joe Pesci) by setting booby traps on the UWS townhouse, which his Uncle Rob owns and is renovating within the beloved movie.
“Even within the final couple of days, a German couple got here as much as the entrance of the home and began taking photos.”
“Who cares in regards to the Plaza? Let’s go to New York and see the place Dwelling Alone was filmed,” Guerrieri mentioned with fun.