The famous ex-boxer of New York origin Mike Tyson is back in the news thanks to the sale of his iconic former mansion located in Maryland Although the property was for sale since May 2020, it was not sold and during this period it has suffered significant losses in its price, considerably lowering the total amount of the transaction to adjust to the reality of the current real estate market, in the same way that the British singer Adele took advantage of the opportunity to buy the property at a very low price.
The identity of the new owner is unknown at this time, but it is certain that he has managed to keep the famous Although the house offers luxury and comfort, it will always be remembered for being the place where the famous sportsman lost his tigress called “kenya”, which escaped from the The body was found a short time later inside the property of one of his neighbors. Although the final price was a setback for not receiving what was expected, the figure became a record for properties in this exclusive neighborhood “The Greens”.
Tyson’s mansion has finally been sold
The apartment had been acquired by Mike Tyson in 1995 and consists of 3 levels of construction, in total there are 1,695 square meters of habitable construction perfectly distributed in 7 bedrooms, 8 full bathrooms and 3 half bathrooms. The price adjustment was quite important, since the launch of the sale was initially carried out starting from an initial price of US$8.5 million and finally closed the negotiation at US$4.5 million, representing almost a 50% less than stipulated.
It is important to mention that after all, the house was inhabited by the ex-partner and ex-wife of the boxer, who since their separation in 2003 had remained in the property until the day this sale became effective. This as a result of her bankruptcy in the same year of her divorce and where in effect she also had to sell her gigantic mansion located in Connecticut to the also famous rapper “50 Cent”.
A magnificent apartment to house celebrities
Although the new buyer still remains anonymous, he has been able to make an excellent negotiation by acquiring this property, which is incredibly well located and has been sold at a very good price well located and, in addition, it represents a real icon that make it a cult house for sports fans and followers of the career of this unique sports star.
Its interior and exterior maintain environments of great comfort and balance, able to keep configured so that comfort is the main protagonist and so that the house can offer:
- Kitchen room.
- Dining room.
- Game room.
- Living room.
- Main hall.
- Billiard room.
- Steam shower.
- Massage room.
- Garage for 3 cars.
- Sports field.
- 7 bedrooms and 11 bathrooms.
Which obviously can give you a clear idea of the dimensions, luxury and comfort you can get inside and outside. Highlighting the kitchen which maintains an open and very spacious construction, as well as its master bedroom which integrates a fireplace, a living room and a closet equipped with conveyor belt in the best style of dry cleaners and of course a personal bathroom with jacuzzi and vanity.
The outdoor area is truly extensive and consists of almost one hectare of land with green areas, swimming pool, fountain, recreation areas with spa included, pools and other amenities capable of always being in contact with nature and keep boredom away. On the other hand, the mansion maintains an almost lateral access to the famous Congressional Country Club golf course, generating spectacular views towards this iconic and important place where the greatest figures of this sport converge.
From an incredible spiral staircase three stories high, a fully equipped butler’s pantry and a charming library, which has been crafted by hand and using cherry wood for all its panels, all this perfectly topped by a piano room where to achieve the inner peace that possibly Tyson never knew how to handle.
A home with all possible luxuries
Located very close to all that Bethesda (the mansion has the same name) has to offer as a perfect suburb of Washington DC and only a 30 minute drive from this impressive city. Bought in 1995 for a little more than 2 million dollars at the time by the boxer and his sentimental partner (now ex-wife) Monica Turner, from whom he divorced in 2003, being the latter the one who would keep the property after the separation.
From an incredible spiral staircase three stories high, a fully equipped butler’s pantry and a charming library which has been crafted by hand and using cherry wood for all its panels, all this perfectly topped by a piano room where to achieve the inner peace that possibly Tyson never knew how to handle.
A move that puts this disgraced athlete back in the headlines of all the international media and that he should take advantage of for a relaunch of his ill-fated career. What is certain is that the new owner of the property will be able to enjoy it and live with the tranquility that Mike Tyson could not possibly enjoy and live to the fullest every second, letting himself be pampered by everything that this incredible mansion is willing to offer to the owners in turn.