Prospective homebuyers are often curious about the number of bedrooms, bathrooms or fireplaces in a residence. But they rarely ask for the number of spirits. New York City does have its share of ghost stories, involving some properties currently available for sale or rent. This Hallowe’en, check out photos of these haunted homes after the jump.
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Harrison Ford’s 206 West 17th Street apartment, John Madden’s 1 West 72nd Street apartment and Billy Joel’s Sagaponack home
Few things add to the cachet of a residential listing better than a recognizable owner, and Forbes gathered a list of the biggest stars whose homes are on the market. Harrison Ford’s $16 million Chelsea penthouse, John Madden’s Upper West Side apartment and Billy Joel’s Sagaponack oceanfront property each made the list (see photos above).
Ford, who starred in the original ‘Star Wars’ and ‘Indiana Jones’ series and spends most of his time in his Wyoming home, is listing his 5,664-square-foot apartment with a private roof deck at 206 West 17th Street for $16 million with Deborah Grubman and David Dubin of the Corcoran Group.
John Madden, the interior of his Dakota apartment, and the private entrance off of the interior courtyard
Hall of Fame football coach-turned-legendary sports commentator John Madden has put the 2,000-square-foot co-op he owns at the Dakota on the market for $4.9 million. According to the Wall Street Journal, Madden, who now lives primarily in the San Francisco Bay Area, purchased the five-room apartment for $625,000 in 1985, from comedian Gilda Radner, who had paid just $150,000 for it during the late 1970s. The Central Park West maisonette, at 72nd Street, has original moldings, two fireplaces and a rare, private entrance off of the storied building’s interior courtyard. … [more]