If you want to feel like a film star from the golden era of Hollywood, and you have $7 million, this apartment in New York is the right choice. For all lovers of film classics from Hollywood, the apartment in which lived the famous Marilyn Monroe is a special value. With sentimental, comes the market value which is not small at all – the apartment is estimated at $6.95 million and is situated in an excellent location that offers spectacular views of the East River.
Singer Bobby Short also lived here, as did fashion designer Bill Blass — who hosted parties on the terraces, where guests including Cary Grant and the Duke and Duchess of Windsor mingled.
The building where the apartment is located was built in the period before World War II. The apartment has an area of 200 square meters, and features two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a modern kitchen, solarium and underfloor heating throughout the entire floor space.
Not surprisingly, that glamorous Marilyn Monroe was the owner of the apartment, because it is generally known that the actress possessed an exceptional taste, even in choosing real estate. The New York Times in the report states that the famous actress and her husband Arthur Miller, moved to this luxury apartment on the thirteenth floor immediately after their wedding in 1956. Marilyn Monroe was previously rented space, which is located just down the street.
It should be recalled that the script for the hit film “The Misfits” with Clark Gable and Marilyn Monroe in the lead roles, was created precisely in this apartment, while the famous actress was often seen in a nearby park, walks with her Maltese terrier Mafom. The famous Hollywood couple lived in the apartment until the divorce in 1961.