The Maine mansion that actor John Travolta shared together with his late spouse, actor Kelly Preston, has been put up on the market.
The 67-year-old star of Grease and Saturday Night time Fever lately listed the house on Islesboro, an island off the coast of Maine, for US$5 million (approx. $6.3 million), in accordance with the Portland Press Herald.
The couple purchased the house in 1991 as newlyweds and turned it from a “very darkish and sombre” home right into a vivid household residence for his or her soon-to-be-born son, Jett, in accordance with a 1999 function in Architectural Digest. In-built 1903, the ten,830-square-foot (approx. 1006 sq. metres) residence has 20 bedrooms and sits on a 48-acre (approx. 19 ha) property alongside the ocean.
Travolta instructed Architectural Digest that he and Preston purchased the house after visiting actor Kirstie Alley at her residence on the island. The couple mentioned that they had at all times wished a house sufficiently big to entertain their dozens of members of the family.
Preston, who had roles alongside Tom Cruise in Jerry Maguire and Arnold Schwarzenegger in Twins, died final 12 months after a two-year battle with breast most cancers. She was 57. Their first son, Jett, died in 2009 after struggling a seizure on the household’s trip residence within the Bahamas.
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Travolta turned a Hollywood star within the Seventies and was nominated for an appearing Oscar for his 1977 efficiency in Saturday Night time Fever. He was nominated once more for his position in 1994′s Pulp Fiction.
Kelly Preston’s life in footage