‘Barefoot Contessa’ Ina Garten asks $2M for Parisian-style Upper East Side pied-a-terre

Posted On Thu, March 16, 2017 By

Posted On Thu, March 16, 2017 By In Celebrities, Cool Listings, Upper East Side

This past August, Food Network star and famed cookbook author Ina Garten, along with husband Jeffrey, Yale University dean emeritus, dropped $4.65 million on an Upper East Side co-op at 563 Park Avenue, which they somewhat ironically bought from Nancy Novogrod, former editor-in-chief of Travel + Leisure magazine and Condé Nast’s House & Garden. Since they’ve now presumably settled in and made the elegant space their own, the couple has listed their nearby (smaller) pied-a-terre at 71 East 77th Street. The Post reports that the charming Daniel Romualdez-designed pad will be hitting the market for $1.97 million.

Ina and Jeffrey bought the apartment in 2004 and then enlisted AD 100 designer Romualdez to transform the home from a two-bedroom to a one-bedroom with a double-height living room, state-of-the-art kitchen, and “tranquil” master bedroom suite. The listing says the dining alcove looking down over the living room makes the space “feel quite Parisian.” Other details include a wood-burning fireplace, fabric wallpaper, and parquet wood floors.

In addition to their other Upper East Side home, the Gartens spend a good deal of time in Paris and the Hamptons.

[Via NYP]

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