Even if you had never been to New York City, chances are you've seen Central Park.
The most filmed location in the world and the most visited urban park in the U.S., this 843-acre urban oasis covers a significant strip of Manhattan. It's been featured in 532 movies, including the classics Home Alone 2, 13 Going on 30, When Harry Met Sally and Léon: The Professional. Imagine being able to live with that view! Perhaps you can at one of the four nearby apartments, currently for sale.
Listed for $6,500,000 by Michael J. Franco of Compass, this apartment caters to fans of both Home Alone and Friends. This two-bedroom apartment is located inside The Plaza Hotel where little Kevin McCallister (played by Macaulay Culkin), and is less than a block away from Grand Army Plaza, whose fountain inspired the Friends introduction.
This formerly 13-room residence has been converted into a chic three-bedroom, 5,000-square-foot home inside luxury co-op The San Remo. The building served as a main setting for the 1970s sitcom Neil Simon’s The Odd Couple; and its star Tony Randall resided in the building. Listed for $19,975,000 by Frederick Warburg Peters of Warburg Realty, this spacious Upper West Side home features French doors that open to a view of Central Park.
The details in this apartment suit the $5,475,000 price tag. This three bedroom at The Dakota co-op features soaring 14-foot ceilings and 9.5-foot arched windows. Add to that restored pre-war details and white-glove service, and you're living in style. Listed by Lisa and Bonnie Chajet of Warburg Realty, this building was featured in the 2001 Tom Cruise sci-fi drama Vanilla Sky. The building’s exterior also appeared in the 1968 horror film Rosemary’s Baby.
Another residence inside The Dakota, this 3,800-square foot apartment is listed for $10,900,000 by Annie Cion Gruenberger of Warburg Realty. Gold-inlaid ceilings, spacious rooms and Egyptian mahogany wood-paneled walls are the highlights of this residence. The building’s exterior was also included in Chapter 27, a 2007 crime drama starring Jared Leto.