11.13.2014

THE GODFATHER MANSION FOR SALE AFTER RETRO RENNOVATION


The Staten Island estate where “The Godfather” was filmed is back on the market for $2.89 million.
The home’s exterior was used in the movie to shoot such memorable scenes as the wedding of Connie, played by Talia Shire. The backyard — where a pool now exists — is where Don Corleone, played by Marlon Brando, died.
 

Now the owner has renovated the massive eight bedroom, three bathroom home so that parts of it — like Don Corleone’s office — look like what it looked like in the movie.


The 6,248 square foot English Tudor style mansion is on more than half an acre at 110 Longfellow Ave. in the posh Todt Hill section of Staten Island.


It was originally built in 1930 for Joseph Palma, who was married — with 11 children–and became Staten Island’s borough president in 1933. The next owner kept the mansion in his family for six decades. That was Edward Norton III, who was in high school when Marlon Brando, Al Pacino and Robert Duvall were filming the movie. Producers discovered the house thanks to actor Gianni Russo, who grew up near there.

http://www.zillow.com/homedetails/110-Longfellow-Ave-Staten-Island-NY-10301/32293579_zpid/

scenes as the wedding of Connie, played by Talia Shire. The backyard — where a pool now exists — is where Don Corleone, played by Marlon Brando, died.


Famed "Godfather House" this enchanting English Tudor sits upon sprawling grounds (24000 sq ft) bordered by majestic trees & stone wall, famed by "godfather" film. chic interior, 2012 gut-reno'd w/ entertainer's dream gourmet eik, stately dining & great rms w/ custom moldings, built-ins & coffered ceilings, 5 bedrms, 7 nat stone baths, two offices, gym, playroom. pub & game rm, 2 fireplaces, 4 car garage, gunite saltwater pool, infrared grill, security sys, sound sys, intercom, radiant heat, nat gas generator. 6000 sq ft, 15 total rooms! see more details here

http://www.homebunch.com/the-godfathers-house-for-sale/

Rear view with pool that is covered...

See some old interior photos here these photos are not really great, and the current owner has renovated the mansion to look like the Godfather movie. If you have any current photos please send them to me......So would love to tour this home.....


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