“Vienna”, “Uptown Girl”, “The Longest Time” sound familiar? Probably because it is, and it’s Martin “Billy” Joel. The 6-time Grammy Award-winning, singer-songwriter, and composer whose selling his $27 million dollar compound in Manalapan, south of West Palm Beach. $2 million dollars less than it was on the market two years ago. Joel is one of the most successful musical artists in history. He has 33 Top 40 hits in the United States, and is one of the leading musicians to exist. Billy Joel has 81 million albums sold (and counting), 6 million more than the infamous Michael Jackson. There are 2 lots for sale. You can either purchase the lot with endless opportunities for just $9,500,000 or you can purchase the home where this brilliant musician lived for $19,500,000. You also have the opportunity to purchase both lots for $27,000,000. The estate has 7 bedrooms and 7 full bathrooms in the main house, and a guest house that offers 2 bedrooms and a full bathroom. Billy Joel’s home is nestled in the depth of Manalapan with a perfect ”Modern Mediterranean Island Transitional” touch to it. This property has more than enough inter-coastal and oceanfront views with a dock that can hold a yacht up to 70ft. As you enter the Manalapan home your greeted with welcoming vibes and a 2 story living room. The home features hand painted Pecky Cypress beamed ceilings, a one of a kind Chicago brick barrel ceiling, and a custom kitchen with one of a kind handcrafted cabinets. In addition to the extraordinary features the home tends to large windows and doors that allows all the natural light that give this home the “Beach Chic” feel. On the second level you have Jerusalem marble flooring and the master bedroom with ocean front views. Outside the loggia, you have direct access to the Inter-coastal, a drop dead gorgeous LED lighted pool with turquoise glass tile throughout, with a beautiful coquina stone deck, a custom bar with your favorite teak counter-top and of course a hot tub.
So for $27,000,000 you can live like Billy Joel in the beautiful Palm Beach County home , have beautiful views, hand painted ceilings, and enough room to fit your 70ft yacht you’ve always wanted!
This home is currently listed for $27,000,000 under the MLS# RX-10225822
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Manalapan listing courtesy of The Fite Group