Keira Knightley’s former NYC pad sells for $6 million (£4.9M)

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Keira Knightley’s former New York apartment has sold for $6M (£4.9M) after seven years on the market.

The stylish home in Tribeca was rented by the British actress in 2015, after being listed for rental at $45,000 a month.

It was originally put on the market for sale at $8.4 million (£6.9M) in 2009, before being reduced to $8million (£6.5M) in 2012.

10 Jay Street returned to the market last march for $6.6M (£5.4M)and has finally changed hands at $6M (£4.9M).

The 3,820 square-foot pad comes with two floors, has 23inch ceilings and a 900 square-foot private patio which includes an outdoor day bed.

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Inside it is decked with a cast iron staircase, Japanese-style sliding doors and a chefs kitchen and bar, according to the New York Post.

There are three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms.

The listing brokers were Caroline Aim and Colbert Warfield of Keller Williams NYC.

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Mr Warfield said: “It’s a truly unique space that makes everyone who has come to view it, clients & guests to architects and interior designers, say, ‘wow’ upon entering.

“It’s dramatic 23′ bird’s eye view into the open living room, and the 900 sf patio through the window wall that sets the apartment apart from the cookie cutter layouts make it really stand out.”

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