For sale: four bedroom home, 1970s decor, MUST like pink!
A home on New York’s Staten Island has just hit the market having had just one previous set of homeowners who lived in the house from the moment it was built.
Nicknamed ‘The Bubblegum house’, the dwelling is unique due to the fact that virtually every single room and furnishing is decorated in shades of pink.
From the carpet to the staircase and from the draws to the doors, there’s almost no surface that he been left free from a pinkish hue.
A four bedroom, three bathroom home in Staten Island, New York is drenched in shades of pink
Pink carpet runs throughout much of the home’s communal areas including a staircase
It’s likely the home will be snatched up quickly given its $829,000 price tag and bold color palette
The four-bed, three-bath home in Staten Island’s Grasmere neighborhood is drenched in pastel hues – and is mainly pink!
The house, which was built in 1970, appear to belong to another era but it has been so well preserved it’s in perfect condition
The four bedroom, three bathroom house was built for Barbara DeLeo and her husband, Richard, who both moved into the property in 1969.
Barbara, now 83, ran a local deli while Richard, who has since passed away, was an engineer for Verizon.
After suffering a stroke two years ago, Barbara decided that after making a lifetime of memories at the home, it was time to downsize and the home is now on the market for $829,000.
‘Everyone calls it the bubblegum house,’ DeLeo said to the New York Post.
The soft pink carpet runs throughout the home including the bedrooms where mahogany furnishings have been installed
One of the homes four bedrooms is decorated in all-white giving the occupier a break from the pink tones
The vast expanse of pink carpet gives this room an illusion of space and a give off a comforting atmosphere
Pink beddinng compliments the pink carpet and naturally pink skirting boards and pink mirror in this bedroom
There’s no escaping the pink in this particular; bedroom with the fixtures trimmed in pink including the bedding
A rocking horse in blue distinctly stands out among its pink environment in this bedroom
Another bedroom escaped the pink with a brown-tiled floor and wooden doors
The pink stair case stands in the center of the woof paneled pink hallway
A break from the pink can be had in this kitchen which is made up from blue, grey and black tiles
A striking ruby red floor sees a departure from the pink, but not for long as pink wall tiles soon make up for it
The master bathroom is decorated with marble-style walls, extravagant chandeliers, and bold touches of orange
A large upstairs bathroom has mirrored walls and a sunken bathtub which was specially designed for the home
However, she reveals, originally the home wasn’t quite as pink. ‘When I first built the house, the central