Chrissy Teigen and John Legend unloaded their former Beverly Hills abode final week for $16.8 million.
They movie star couple — by turns beloved and controversial — moved out of the seven-bedroom, nine-bathroom house in August 2020 to commerce as much as a much bigger house for his or her rising household — starting a vendor’s nightmare.
Their previous hilltop property went into escrow every week after it listed for $24 million in 2020, however the deal fell by way of, delaying the sale and leaving potential consumers pondering the home had offered, Peck instructed the Put up.
Teigen, 35, and Legend, 42, misplaced the newborn in October 2020 earlier than they moved into their new house (they rented whereas ending renovations) and introduced in December 2020 that Teigen wouldn’t turn into pregnant once more.
Nonetheless attempting to unload the then-$22.5 million property, they moved into their new house the place they stay at this time and the place they’ve acknowledged they plan to develop their household, doubtlessly by way of adoption, the Put up beforehand reported.
The 8,520-square-foot Janice Place mansion, which listed for slightly below $24 million in August 2020, lastly offered at a 30% low cost after nearly a 12 months on and off the market. It was most lately listed for $17.7 million in Might.
“It’s fingers down probably the most lovely house in Beverly Hills,” itemizing dealer Marshall Peck of Douglas Elliman, Beverly Hills instructed the New York Put up.
The customer is a private-equity government, the Wall Avenue Journal reported. The sale has not but hit property information however has been recorded on itemizing websites like Realtor.com.
Their previous home, now below new possession, underwent main renovations by buyers earlier than Teigen and Legend bought it in 2016 for $14.1 million. It was previously owned by Rihanna, who offered the home in 2014 for $7.65 million after submitting lawsuits over what she stated had been development defects.
The 1966 house, which Legend and Teigen additional renovated after the work completed by buyers, has patterned ceilings from Thailand, cerused oak flooring, clay-and-steel-rolled partitions, excessive ceilings, a chef’s kitchen and expansive home windows with canyon views, in response to the itemizing.
“It has the best finishes I’ve ever seen,” stated Peck.
“It options 33-foot ceilings, a sculptural staircase, floor-to-ceiling home windows and sweeping canyon views whereas bespoke teak ceilings from Thailand, cerused oak flooring steel-rolled clay partitions exude sensuality,” Peck instructed the Put up previous to the sale.
The first bed room has a centerpiece brass-and-concrete hearth, a balcony, a salon-like “Glam Room” and huge, appointed walk-in closets.
The first bed room suite’s toilet has a marble Teuco tub, onyx sinks and a double bathe, in response to the itemizing.
The 0.86-acre lot, the place Legend has carried out tv specials, has a heated saltwater pool, a jacuzzi, a wood-burning oven, a chef’s grill and a grapevine-wrapped pergola, in response to the itemizing.
The property has two further decks not proven in itemizing pictures. One is on the prime of a tall out of doors staircase, offering canyon and peek-a-boo ocean views on the pinnacle of the hill. The opposite is on the fringe of the irregularly-shaped property, across the aspect.
Marshall Peck of Douglas Ellimann represented the sellers. Joyce Rey of Coldwell Banker Realty represented the client.
The “All of Me” singer and his mannequin spouse lately escaped to Italy however stay in a brand new 10,700-square-foot Beverly Hills with their two youngsters, five-year-old Luna (who designed Teigen’s latest tattoo) and three-year-old Miles, and Teigen’s mom Vilailuck Teigen also referred to as “Pepper Thai.”
Teigen lately acknowledged that she may very well be “canceled perpetually” over bullying feedback made to Courtney Stodden 10 years in the past, for which Stodden claims Teigen has not apologized. Michael Costello has additionally leveled bullying accusations towards the mannequin, which she denies. The scandal has brought about Teigen to drop out of the Netflix collection “By no means have I ever,” and Macy’s additionally dropped her cookware line.
“[I] really feel like utter s–t in actual life,” Teigen wrote on Instagram on July 14. “Going exterior sucks and doesn’t really feel proper, being at house alone with my thoughts makes my depressed head race. However I do know that nevertheless I’m dealing with this now isn’t the best reply. I really feel misplaced and want to search out my place once more, I must snap out of this, I desperately wanna talk with you guys as an alternative of pretending every part is okay.”