Judy Garland’s Dakota residence asks $16.7M

Actually, there is some question as to whether Garland really ever lived in the apartment

New York /
Jan.January 17, 2016 11:30 AM

A nine-room apartment at the Dakota is back on the market following a thorough redesign — and it just may have a celebrity connection. 

The 4,700-square-foot apartment belonged to the late Jacqueline Bikoff, a “pianist and ballerina of Iranian descent who was a fixture on the Studio 54 scene,” according to the New York Observer. But before Bikoff moved in and hired her 25-year-old daughter, Sasha Bikoff, to give the apartment a slightly quirky makeover, it belonged to none other than Judy Garland, according to the New York Times.

The Bikoff family is now seeking $16.7 million for the three-bedroom, three-bathroom property with Douglas Elliman broker Katherine Gauthier – who told the Observer that she is slightly skeptical about the Garland claims. Bikoff picked up the apartment for $13 million in 2010 from championship bridge players, Roy Welland and Christal Henner.

Whether Garland owned the home or not, it has other knockout features, including seven wood-burning fireplaces, as well as 13-foot ceilings.

 
 
 
 
 

[NYO] Christopher Cameron


Related Articles

arrow_forward_ios
From left: Milos Raonic, Venus Williams, Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic (Credit: Getty Images)
Luxury real estate anyone? US Open stars and their palatial pads
Luxury real estate anyone? US Open stars and their palatial pads
Lena Dunham and 60 Broadway (Credit: Getty Images)
Lena Dunham’s “massive real estate mistake”
Lena Dunham’s “massive real estate mistake”
All Falls Down: Kanye West’s “Star Wars”-themed affordable housing plan hits snag
All Falls Down: Kanye West’s “Star Wars”-themed affordable housing plan hits snag
All Falls Down: Kanye West’s “Star Wars”-themed affordable housing plan hits snag
Celebrities like Tom Brady, Jennifer Lopez spent lockdown spurring a luxury residential boom in exclusive enclaves in Miami and Los Angeles.
What celeb buyers want during the pandemic
What celeb buyers want during the pandemic
 Matthew Perry and 25438 Malibu Road (Getty, Redfin)
Matthew Perry parts with Malibu beach house for $13M
Matthew Perry parts with Malibu beach house for $13M
Evan Spiegel and Miranda Kerr (Getty, iStock)
Snapchat co-founder and supermodel wife snag $30M Paris manse
Snapchat co-founder and supermodel wife snag $30M Paris manse
Sylvester Stallone and his Beverly Hills estate (Getty, Google Maps)
Weighing in at $130M: Sly Stallone lists massive mansion
Weighing in at $130M: Sly Stallone lists massive mansion
Jared Kushner and Ivanka Trump with Arte Surfside (Getty, Arte)
Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner to rent luxury condo in Miami’s Surfside
Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner to rent luxury condo in Miami’s Surfside
arrow_forward_ios

The Deal's newsletters give you the latest scoops, fresh headlines, marketing data, and things to know within the industry.

Loading...