1 Bedroom Tokyo Apartment: $21M

1 Bedroom Tokyo Apartment: $21M
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How do you imagine a $21.8 million house looks like? A three-story mansion with a swimming pool, a spacious garage and five bedrooms? While we’re sure you will be able to find such a residence at this price, what we will show to you today is nothing like that. It is a one-bedroom apartment in Tokyo, located in the city’s most expensive neighborhood, called Minami-Azabu.

So what makes this dwelling so incredibly expensive? First of all, even though the apartment has only one bedroom, all of its other rooms are incredibly spacious and lavish. Offering 4,434 square feet of space, the apartment has one full bathroom, two half baths, a Japanese Ryotei-style dining groom, and a gourmet kitchen with top-notch appliances by La Cornue.

The list of amenities continues with imported Italian wood and stone for the walls and floors, custom furniture by Cecotti Collezioni, huge walk-in closet and storage space for 200 pairs of shoes, Parisian-style terrace with superb views over Arisugawa park, a lovely fully enclosed courtyard, and original artwork by artist Hiroshi Senju, painted on site!

All this sounds really great, but the dwelling still remains a one-bedroom apartment. Would you pay 1.8 billion yen for it?

The House, Minami Azabu 

5-2-5, Minami Azabu, Minato-ku, Tokyo

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Anthony Selden

Anthony is a New York-based writer and a graduate of Johnson & Wales University with a passion for exploring the cooler things in life. Always eager to inform, Anthony is the lifestyle editor at Elite Daily and is knowledgeable about pretty much anything within the walls of awesomeness: from the latest Lamborghini, to the most absurd burgers around. He also enjoys spontaneous skateboarding sessions on New York City's Upper East Side. Much like writing, it's what keeps the guy alive.

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