We hear that high dealer and so-called “chief evangelist” at Compass, Leonard Steinberg, and his associate Thom Caughlin have simply purchased their very own Connecticut dream home for $4.2 million.
The five-bedroom dwelling, inbuilt 1905, is a stone-and-shingle construction that was previously the gate home to Conyers Farm.
It’s a part of a gated group created by polo-playing billionaire Peter Brant, who’s married to mannequin Stephanie Seymour. (The couple tragically misplaced their son Harry final month. )
Known as Conyers Farm, the group is made up of heaps sized at a minimal of 10 acres, and options the Greenwich Polo Club, the place the Duke of Sussex performed polo again in 2013 when he was nonetheless referred to as Prince Harry. Past and present residents of Conyers Farm embody Tom Cruise, Justin Timberlake, and Jessica Biel, and filmmaker Ron Howard.
The dwelling, at 2 Conyers Farm Drive in Greenwich, was final asking $4.49 million. The property additionally options a visitor barn and room for a pool.
“We saw it and got an accepted offer the same day,” Steinberg mentioned. “It’s an exquisite rural experience with security just 45 minutes in from Manhattan, which is extraordinary. You feel like you are hundreds of miles away.” The itemizing brokers were Douglas Elliman’s, Jennifer Leahy.
Beyond Hudson Yards: While the Hudson Yards’ Vessel — Thomas Heatherwick’s inverted beehive to nowhere — could also be closed, following the third suicide is lower than 12 months, his first residential undertaking in North America is simply getting began. An expensive penthouse at Lantern House, on the High Line in West Chelsea, has gone into contract with an asking value of $18.97 million. The four-bedroom and 3½-bathroom penthouse options a massive outside terrace.
Inside Houston House: Developer Matt Lee is auctioning a unit at 298 E. 2nd St., a nine-story new rental improvement on the Lower East Side referred to as Houston House. Originally asking $3.44 million, the third-floor, full-floor, 1,800-square-foot residence comes with two bedrooms, three bogs, and an outside area. It can have a beginning bid of $1.75 million. The on-line public sale, held by Misha Haghani’s Paramount Realty the USA and actuality TV star/dealer Ryan Serhant, of Serhant, shall be held on March 23 for 48 hours.