The Music Man is making moves Actor Hugh Jackman has listed his longtime West Village condo for $38.9 million. The Australian born X Men and Les Miserables actor 53 and wife Deborra Lee Furness 66 purchased the five bedroom triplex for $21 million in 2008 according to records.
They have been there for over 14 years and they love the apartment and the building but felt at this point they needed something new said Corcorans Deborah Grubman who is representing the listing along with David Adler and Paul Albano also of Corcoran. They are committed New Yorkers and they will not just be staying in New York City but will be staying in the immediate area. Mr. Jackman is currently starring alongside Sutton Foster in a Broadway revival of The Music Man.The apartment is designed with wall wall and floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Hudson River with views maximized by an enormous double height great room per listing photos. The apartment obviously has huge square footage but also a huge volume of space because you have the double height living room Ms. Grubman said. When you walk into that entertainment floor its just a wow with floor to ceiling glass. Having the unit facing west means those views are of the Statue of Liberty the boats remarkable sunsets.
Four bedrooms with en suite baths are located on the eighth floor along with a recreation room a library guest bedroom and a terrace overlooking the Hudson River according to the listing. The great room which includes a fireplace and space for a large dining area is located on the ninth floor as is a home office area and a professional gourmet kitchen with marble counters breakfast bar seating and wall to wall views.The 10th floor is configured as a primary bedroom suite which includes a studio or exercise area as well as a bathroom with dual sinks and a soaking tub with views of the river. The home centers around a sleek white spiral staircase that connects each floor.Amenities in the building include a fitness center full time doorman and concierge as well as Jean George Vongerichtens Perry Street Restaurant.
Located in boutique condo building Meier South Tower the 11000 square foot home occupies the eighth ninth and 10th floors of the building and is the only individual apartment to have also been designed by the buildings architect Richard Meier Ms. Grubman told Mansion Global.