‘Home Alone 2’ Townhouse Available for $6.7 Million in New York City

‘Home Alone 2’ Townhouse Available for $6.7 Million in New York City

‘Home Alone 2’ Townhouse for Sale at $6.7 Million

The famed New York City townhouse featured in the beloved holiday movie ‘Home Alone 2: Lost in New York’ is currently up for sale, presenting an opportunity to own a piece of cinematic history.

Located at 51 West 95th Street on the Upper West Side, this four-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bathroom residence was the setting where Macaulay Culkin’s character, Kevin, outsmarted the ‘Sticky Bandits.’

Transformation Since its On-Screen Appearance

The townhouse, immortalized in the 1992 film as the property owned by Kevin’s Uncle Rob McCallister, has undergone significant changes since its cinematic debut.

It now stands as a sophisticated 19th-century brownstone, skillfully blending historic charm with modern amenities, as highlighted by listing agents Dexter Guerrieri and Nicole Kats of Vandenberg of Townhouse Experts TM.

Enduring Significance and Recognition

Despite the passage of almost two decades since the movie’s release, the townhouse still holds significant appeal.

Current owners receive letters addressed to the fictional movie characters, evidencing the enduring impact of the film.

Tourists and fans often visit, capturing photographs and reliving moments from the iconic movie scenes right outside the residence.

Luxurious Features and Design

Described as a masterpiece by Martin V.B. Ferdon, the home impresses visitors with its soaring ceilings, a welcoming foyer, and an exquisite grand staircase.

The garden floor boasts a formal living and dining area with glass doors that open to a rare gem in Manhattan—an opulent garden sanctuary with mature trees, a wood deck, and a bluestone patio.

Interior Delights and Elegant Spaces

The residence showcases decorative moldings, high ceilings, and rich walnut floors.

The parlor floor includes a den, a grand parlor with a fireplace, and a well-equipped kitchen featuring top-tier appliances and a seamless connection to the garden.

Bedrooms and Additional Amenities

Spanning multiple floors, the home encompasses a primary bedroom suite with garden views, multiple bedrooms with bay windows, a sun-soaked landing, and a cellar housing laundry facilities, storage, and a climate-controlled room ideal for a wine cellar.

Market Journey and Pricing Details

Originally listed at $7.65 million in March, the price gradually dropped to $6.7 million in June.

With its recent listing just ahead of the holiday season, the townhouse continues to attract attention for its historic significance and luxurious offerings.