Alicia Keys Buys America’s Coolest House!

Its glossy modern strains and commanding views over the Pacific Ocean have graced the pages of cutting-edge magazines and web sites world wide, along with a starring position in Visa Black Card and Calvin Klein tv commercials. The “Woman on Fireplace” and 15-time-Grammy-winner, Alicia Keys, is the large winner as soon as once more and holds the keys to the Razor Home as its new proprietor. Designed by Wallace E. Cunningham in La Jolla, California, it was available on the market initially at $45 million, then at $30 million, lowered to $24.995 million, with Keys paying $20.eight million.

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Inbuilt 2007, the Razor Home extends a number of tales beneath the unique floor so that every roof varieties a terrace to the adjoining higher flooring. The middle of the construction is basically hollowed out, creating a fringe home wrapped round an open courtyard which permits daylight, moonlight and gorgeous views. The primary home has 10,240 sq. toes of dwelling house together with two grasp suites, two further bedrooms, six baths, two steam rooms/showers, fitness center, roof-top spa and built-in outside BBQ. The master-suite baths embrace showers and freestanding tubs in addition to closets. The indifferent multi-leveled visitor home has 1,301 sq. toes and consists of two bedrooms and two baths, every having separate entry factors on totally different ranges.

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Luxurious finishes and particular touches embrace travertine stone flooring that run constantly from inside to exterior, solid-walnut flooring within the library and on the family-room ceiling and suede-wrapped partitions within the main main bedroom. The library comprises a customized Ralph Lauren glass-and-stainless pool desk. Each the principle kitchen and repair kitchen are furnished with Gaggenau, Miele, Subzero and Hoshizaki in multiples to cowl large-scale entertaining whereas a pc room homes the entire houses integration and automation programs. A subterranean storage homes 4 vehicles and a glass elevator operates from the subterranean storage degree all the best way to the rooftop-terrace degree of the house. Leisure features a state-of-the-art theater and a 5,100-cubic-foot-infinity swimming pool that visually blends in with the ocean.

One in every of California’s most picturesque places on the Pacific Coast, La Jolla has been the house of Theodore “Dr. Seuss” Geisel, actor Gregory Peck, Jonas Salk who developed the polio vaccine, astronaut Sally Journey, NFL pioneer Paul Brown and actress Raquel Welch.

Singer-songwriter Alicia Keys has scored one among at the moment’s modern masterpieces for $20.eight million, initially listed at $30 million, and conveyed with a assure of spectacular sunsets. It’s positioned in La Jolla close to Torrey Pines Golf Course, Del Mar Racetrack and the La Jolla Playhouse. Josh Altman and Matt Altman of Douglas Elliman had been the brokers for the sale. Learn extra at

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