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Hirshhorn estate back up for sale

30 John Street

This is a gorgeous old (1930?) house with spectacular views from  its 23 acres on the highest point in Greenwich but I was taken aback at its list price of $38 million  in 2008 because the place was pretty much a wreck,and how much is a view worth? Especially when the entire Hirshhorn sculpture collection had been removed to its new gallery in D.C.

 
But as usual, I was wrong, and someone paid $30 million for the place 0n an assessed value of $8 million. They’ve done some renovations and have relisted it for $33 million. Will lightning strike again? Stay tuned. Assessment today is $9 million.

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