Rent Baz Luhrmann’s Gramercy Park townhouse for $75K a month
Aussie-born filmmaker Baz Luhrmann’s Gramercy Park house can be yours — for a cool $75,000 a month.
The Anglo-Italianate townhouse, at 243 E. seventeenth St., can also be on the gross sales marketplace for $18.99 million — down $1 million from its $19.99 million asking value when it first hit the market in June.
Luhrmann — who’s as soon as once more garnering Oscar buzz for his hit, “Elvis” — and his Academy Award-winning spouse, costumes and manufacturing design grasp Catherine Martin, purchased the house for $13.5 million in 2017.
Luhrmann made his identify with movies like “Romeo + Juliet,” “The Nice Gatsby” and “Moulin Rouge!” The ability couple typically work collectively professionally — and their New York house is as colourful and dramatic as something they’ve ever created for Hollywood.
The 28-foot-wide, 6,550-square-foot property, constructed within the Nineteen Twenties, comes with six bedrooms, seven loos, a winding staircase and an elevator.
Placing particulars embrace bay home windows, arched doorways, excessive ceilings, a cast-iron balcony, 5 fireplaces (one woodburning), skylights, authentic moldings and indulgent wallpaper — together with views of Stuyvesant Sq. Park.
The duo directed the house’s 2019 renovation, which starred in shelter magazines like Elle Decor.
The backyard flooring options an entry gallery, a big eat-in chef’s kitchen with a pantry and a proper eating room with a woodburning fire.
The kitchen additionally results in one of many house’s finest options: an ivy-clad walled backyard.
Subsequent up is the parlor flooring, which boasts 16-foot ceilings and a curved staircase.
Whereas the third flooring has three bedrooms, laundry and a sitting room — the fourth flooring is about up as a “standalone” suite with a lounge, a bar, a fitness center, a bed room and a toilet.
The brand new homeowners even have the choice of build up an extra 2,242 sq. toes.
The previous homeowners are the late Clifford Jordan, a famend jazz tenor saxophonist, and his spouse, Sandy Jordan.
There’s additionally a completed basement with a media room, further laundry, entry to the backyard and one other bed room with a separate entrance that may function a house workplace.
The itemizing dealer is Corcoran’s Steve Gold of “Million Greenback Itemizing New York.”