Fri. Mar 24th, 2023

Comedian and actress Amy Schumer is listing her Manhattan apartment, an Higher West Side penthouse with expansive outdoor area, for $15 million. 

Perched atop a landmarked Beaux-Arts prewar developing on Riverside Drive, the approximately 4,500-sq.-foot, whole-ground penthouse has 5 bedrooms, in accordance to listing agent Adam Modlin of Modlin Group. 

Amy Schumer.



Ms. Schumer bought the rental for $12.15 million in 2016, information demonstrate. The “Trainwreck” star, 40, explained the house as her “Manhattan aspiration condominium.” 

“I’m somebody who arrived from having to share a bed with my mother,” Ms. Schumer said. “We experienced no money.” She added that she had also after shared a studio in Chinatown with a stranger she met on Craigslist. Getting this condominium, she said, was “a huge deal for me. It felt like such a palace.”

Enclosed in glass, the apartment has 360-degree views of the neighborhood and roughly 3,000 square toes of outside place, like wraparound terraces and a private rooftop garden. The key dwelling room is a big, solarium-like place with angled skylights and a customized gas hearth created of glass and anthracite stone. A key-locked elevator opens directly into the device, which also will come with a personal parking space. 

Ms. Schumer explained she enjoys how the apartment feels “like a extravagant wealthy person’s apartment” but nonetheless has a household vibe. She explained she unsuccessful at the art of negotiation when getting it. “I walked in and seemed at the views and the sunlight and could not have manufactured an offer fast ample,” she explained. “I showed all my playing cards. I was horrible.”

She sometimes hosted the writer’s place there for her exhibits, she said, and her partner, chef Chris Fischer, would make meals for all people. The few lifted their son in the apartment for his first three a long time. 

Even though expecting, Ms. Schumer redecorated the condominium with enable from the inside-structure agency Clements Design and style. Ms. Schumer mentioned she employed the corporation right after admiring their perform in the house of her good friend, the actress Jennifer Lawrence. “I assumed it was so lovely, with all the modern-day finishes but this definitely sort of timeless elegance,” Ms. Schumer said of Ms. Lawrence’s house.

The apartment has views of the Hudson River.


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Ms. Schumer declined to say specifically where by the household is going, but said they needed to be nearer to their son’s faculty, and dropped a suggestion that their new household may be Brooklyn. 

“It’s very apparent where we are heading,” she said. “If you go away this borough, what borough do people ordinarily shift to? It is not rocket science.”

Ms. Schumer is very best recognised for her common stand-up, as effectively as for videos this kind of as “Snatched” and “I Sense Very.” Her new Television set display, “Life & Beth,” premiered on Hulu previously this calendar year.

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Corrections & Amplifications
The photographs credited to Edward Menashy/Evan Joseph Studios were improperly attributed to Evan Joseph in an before variation of this story. (Corrected on Might 19)

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