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Louis C.K. buys Babe Ruth’s former summer East End pad

Comedian pays $2.5M for the Bambino's onetime property, plans to renovate Primrose Cottage
May 29, 2014 10:07AM

Comedian and filmmaker Louis C.K. bought a Shelter Island home where baseball legend Babe Ruth used to spend his summers.

He paid $2.49 million for the three-story house, known as Primrose Cottage, on a two-acre site. The house has six bedrooms, three-and-a-half bathrooms and five fireplaces. He plans to renovate the property, which was on the market for $3.5 million. [NYP]Mark Maurer