Billie Holiday’s former UWS townhouse hits the market
The townhouse once occupied by jazz icon Billie Holiday has hit the market for $13,995,000. The property, located at 26 West 87th Street, was last purchased for $9,475,000 in 2017.
Holiday, known as “Lady Day”, resided at 26 West 87th Street until her death in 1959. While living in apartment No. 1B, she released one of her most popular albums. famous, lady in satinin 1958.
The 20-foot-wide townhouse from the early 1900s, which has been completely renovated to retain its historic details, spans more than 6,300 square feet over six floors and includes fourteen rooms, seven bedrooms, six baths, full bath, two shower rooms, six fireplaces and a garden.
There’s also a wine cellar and media room with Lenny Kravitz wallpaper.
The property is listed with a famous broker Kelly Killoren Bensimon by Douglas Elliman – known for her work as an author, model, philanthropist and television personality, including on “The Real Housewives of New York City.”
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