The Cardigans’ Nina Persson lists NYC townhouse for $3.5M
Love me, love me – will you buy me?
A two-family townhouse in New York owned by Nina Persson – the lead singer of popular Swedish rock band The Cardigans, of ‘Lovefool’ fame – and her husband, Nathan Larson, has hit the market for 3.5 million dollars, The Post has learned.
Located in East Harlem at 1989 Madison Ave., Persson bought the six-bedroom, four-bathroom home in 2007 for $2 million, records show.
Known as The Harlem House, it is currently rented by one family.
Unit 1 comprises a two-bedroom duplex that can be converted into three bedrooms, with two bathrooms. It also includes access to the basement with three storage units, washer/dryer and fitness area, registration notes.
Unit 2 includes a private entrance with porch and has three bedrooms with high ceilings.
Occupying over 4,200 square feet, with an additional 700 square feet of outdoor space, the home has undergone a gut renovation over the past few years.
The two-family townhouse occupies over 4,200 square feet. Rise Media The living room. Rise Media A view of the dining room with custom pendant lights. Rise Media The living space features built-in shelving and a white brick fireplace mantle. Rise Media One of four bathrooms. Media Rise
Aptly described as a ‘Scandinavian farmhouse’ vibe – after all, the house made the cover of Swedish Elle Décor in 2014 – the images show white painted brick walls, herringbone floors and a kitchen with a backsplash in tiling. Elsewhere there are unpainted exposed brick walls and a clawfoot tub. The original staircase has been restored and there are two kitchens with marble counter tops. In addition, the master bedroom has a terrace.
‘The Cardigans’, for many millennials a nostalgic band, are best known for that notable 1996 hit, ‘Lovefool’, which was featured on the soundtrack to the 1996 film ‘Romeo + Juliet’, starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Claire Danes. . The song was also featured on “Beverly Hills, 90210” and the 1999 film “Cruel Intentions”.
The song even has a moment now, being featured in the commercial trailer for the new Pamela Anderson Netflix documentary – which premiered on Tuesday.
The Cardigans have sold over 15 million albums worldwide.
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