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Tyler Perry’s former Atlanta mansion lately offered to talk-show-host Steve Harvey for $15 million.

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“Tyler Perry’s Palace of Versailles Mansion”

Ingenious and artistic powerhouse Tyler Perry has charmed his movie followers along with his performing, writing and manufacturing expertise producing large wealth over $600 million nicely earlier than the age of 50. He has properties within the Bahamas, Wyoming, Texas, Mulholland Estates in Los Angeles (at the moment on mortgage to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle), however chooses to dwell and work in Georgia on his 1,100-acre property the place his movie studios are situated. Keen on the Atlanta space, his longtime home was a palatial mansion within the Paces Ferry neighborhood of Buckeye which he in-built 2007 on 17 acres of prime land overlooking the Chattahoochee River. When he offered it for $17.5 million in 2016, it was the highest-priced house within the historical past of the town. That purchaser has offered it as soon as once more for $15 million – nonetheless the highest-priced house in Atlanta.

Excessive for laid-back Atlanta, Perry constructed his house with a design primarily based on the Palace of Versailles, however added options that may have left King Louis XIV speechless. Along with a helipad, the 34,688-square-foot house has seven bedrooms and fourteen baths, stately formal rooms, a two-story library, infinity-edge swimming pool outdoors, resistance pool inside, lighted tennis court docket on prime of a two-story parking storage, totally outfitted health club, spa, theater, interest home and an underground ballroom with catering kitchen. There are each formal and casual gardens, a whole property generator, guard home, caretaker’s suite and presidential-level safety system together with two gated and secured residential entrances.

Perry didn’t maintain again when it got here to formal landscaping. Tyler initially spent about $40 million to construct the house and portion of the cash went into full-grown crops, timber and topiary shrubs. Lush greenery that now spills out into terraced formal gardens from the home with paths twisting by the timber, flowers and crops. The grounds embrace an outside pool with a Versailles-type portray on the underside and seating areas amongst fountains the place visitors can calm down on bar stools whereas having fun with drinks and dialog with swimmers. The home and grounds may simply accommodate over 100 visitors with loads of area left over.

Televangelist David Turner bought the home from Perry in 2016 and turned it right into a manufacturing studio for a web-based Christian TV community, Jesus Reside TV, and has now offered it to comic, talk-show-host and self-help creator Steve Harvey for $15 million. The agent for the Perry property, Chase Mizell of Atlanta Nice Properties Sotheby’s, listed the house for each the sale to Turner and the sale to Harvey.

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