William Randolph Hearst’s former Central Park West penthouse is currently on the market for $17.995 million, 6sqft.com first announced. The current owner is the CEO of T-Mobile, John Legere, who bought the apartment for $18 million in 2015.
Legere bought the apartment for $18 million in 2015 (the sale became a public record on October 9th of 2015). He purchased it from the Estate Of Carol T. Blake, which had originally listing the home at $27.5 million.
Legere first listed the apartment back in February for $22 million, with a different broker. In August, the apartment had been taken off the market, and it was just re-listed several days ago.
Designed by architectural firm SheltonMindel, Penthouse A (PHA) at 91 Central Park West is an eight room, four bed, four bath duplex with dripping details like stained glass windows, wood-beamed ceilings, a huge terrace with three terraces offering 100 feet of Central Park views, a private elevator landing and a wood-burning fireplace surrounded by a floor-to-ceiling mantle.
William Randolph Hearst (1863-1951) is known for creating Hearst Communications, a giant media company and newspaper publisher which today has its headquarters on West 57th Street and owns over 360 businesses.
Hearst was also a member of the House of Representative’s in a New York district from 1903 to 1907.
Here’s the listing.
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