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Inside Taylor Swift’s onetime Cornelia Street carriage house

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The megastar mentions the Greenwich Village townhouse she once rented on her new album

Chris Riccio, courtesy of the Corcoran Group

As part of her new album, Lover, Taylor Swift released a song titled “Cornelia Street,” where she mentions the Greenwich Village place where she briefly lived. She says, “I rent a place on Cornelia Street,” likely referring to the 23 Cornelia Street townhouse she once rented—which was sold earlier this year for $11.5 million, according to city records.

Swift rented the three-story townhouse briefly back in 2016 for around $39,500/month, while her Tribeca penthouse was being renovated. She owns several Tribeca properties, both at 153 and 155 Franklin Street.

While Taylor Swift keeps the interiors of her Tribeca digs pretty private—though you can see the occasional glance on Instagram—there’s plenty of visuals of the the Cornelia Street townhouse owing to its recent listing. Curious about what it looks like? Read on.

The 5,500-square-foot house has four bedrooms, five and a half bathrooms, several terraces, a garden, three fireplaces, a fitness room, and a large indoor pool. Its master bedroom has floor-to-ceiling windows. Some interior details include hardwood and basalt stone tile floors, and a lush Murano glass chandelier in the lounge area.

Before Swift moved in, in 2016, David Aldea, the house’s previous owner, had renovated the house’s interiors adding double-height ceilings, a private garage, and the indoor pool.

Located between Bleecker and West 4th streets in Greenwich Village, the house is steps from Washington Square Park. Deborah Grubman, Laurence Carty, and Markus Buchmeier of Corcoran had the listing when it recently sold.

The entrance to the three-story Greenwich Village carriage house with exposed brick and wooden round doors.
A living area in the carriage house with a large rug, a couch, a fireplace, and a Murano glass chandelier. There is a floor-to-ceiling window and white walls.
A dining area with a round table, four chairs, a large rug, a chandelier, and floor-to-ceiling windows.
A bedroom with red curtains, a floor-to-ceiling window, white walls, grey covers, a rug, and a couch on the right side.
A kitchen area with a red rug and marble countertops.
A bedroom with a chandelier, two rugs, two plants, a wooden wardrobe, and a medium bed with black and white covers.