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He didn’t win the F1 championship, but Hamilton took $ 50 million for selling his NY apartment

The now Sir Lewis Hamilton He is one of the richest athletes in the world, a detail that makes him easily the owner of a large collection of cars,


The now Sir Lewis Hamilton He is one of the richest athletes in the world, a detail that makes him easily the owner of a large collection of cars, watches and properties such as the one located in Tribeca, New York, which recently sold for almost 50 million dollars.

After 4 years of owning an apartment located in the building where other celebrities have lived such as The Weeknd, Harry Styles and Meg Ryan, the pilot decided to put it up for sale two years ago for 57 million Dollars. With no buyers who could afford that amount, the price dropped to 52 million and was finally sold for $ 49.5 million.

Lewis Hamilton’s luxurious former apartment

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The apartment has five bedrooms, six full baths and two half baths and is located on top of a book binding factory built in 1993.

The 8,900 square feet are distributed over three floors, the highest is dedicated to a spacious complete room which extends through the walls of the accordion-folded glass doors onto a pair of terraces, the largest one with panoramic views of the city and the river.

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Floor plans show that there are three and potentially four guest bedrooms on the second level, along with a master suite with a private study, wet bar, and walk-in closet. Bathrooms have clean lines and deep soaking tubs with marble accents and for added relaxation there is a Turkish hammam.

An elevator opens directly to the lobby and there is a separate elevator that serves the three penthouse floors, while the double-height corner living room showcases exposed wooden support beams and a 20-foot ceiling.

According to the New York Post, the identity of the buyer will not be released meanwhile Lewis Hamilton enjoys his other properties in Geneva and London and your primary residence in Monaco like other Formula 1 drivers.