Last piece of Huguette Clark’s estate sells for $6.8M

Huguette Clark and 907 Fifth Avenue
Huguette Clark And 907 Fifth Avenue (credit: PropertyShark)

The last chunk of heiress Huguette Clark’s $300 million estate, a 12-room co-op at 907 Fifth Avenue, has sold for $6.8 million. The 5,000-square-foot apartment was asking $7.2 million.

Apartment 8E boasts a library, a reception room and a formal dining room. The sale comes after the building’s co-op board rejected a $24 million offer from the Qatari prime minister that would have combined the apartment with Clark’s other former apartment on the eighth floor to create a giant full-floor pad, Curbed reported.

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The other apartment, 8W, eventually sold for $22.5 million.

Clark, who passed away in 2011 at the ripe age of 104, was a reclusive heiress who spent her twilight years in a hospital room while her treasure trove of apartments at 907 Fifth Avenue sat vacant, according to “Empty Mansions,” which was recently reviewed by The Real Deal.  [Curbed]  – Hiten Samtani