Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara’s UWS home in contract with $5M ask

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Inset of Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara implicit    their erstwhile  building. Amenity now: The fancy erstwhile UWS location of Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara (inset) is successful declaration -- a Festivus miracle! Tamara Beckwith/NY Post; Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images

The Upper West Side location wherever the precocious Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara raised their children, Amy and Ben, has entered declaration aft hitting the marketplace for $5 cardinal successful July.

Back then, Ben — who is working connected a documentary astir his precocious parents that volition see his puerility location astatine 118 Riverside Drive — told the New York Times that helium remembered Thanksgiving dinners with Rodney Dangerfield and assorted different gatherings with guests including William Hurt, Sylvia Miles and Francis Ford Coppola. (Jerry Stiller, 92, died successful 2020; Meara, 85, died successful 2015.)

The siblings played with different kids successful the building, including those of the creator Peter Max, and loved to origin occupation similar tossing h2o balloons retired the apartment’s windows.

Ben loved the gathering truthful overmuch that helium lived determination with his wife, Christine Taylor, successful happier days. (Though they announced a divided successful 2017 they are often inactive photographed together.) 

The couple bought a duplex for $10 cardinal determination from Ann Zabar successful 2008, past took a $1 cardinal deed erstwhile they sold it for $8.99 cardinal successful 2013. Beyond its memories and long-held household residents, the light-filled unit, which faces Riverside Park, is 3,700 quadrate feet, and comes with 5 bedrooms and 4½ bathrooms.

It is simply a two-unit combo and features a backstage elevator foyer, an unfastened kitchen, a library/den and a sauna. The listing brokers are Douglas Elliman’s Bruce Ehrmann and Andrew Anderson. 

A representation    of Jack Greenberg, American lawyer   and caput  of the N.A.A.C.P. Legal Defense Fund sits connected  his table  successful  his bureau   astatine  10 Columbus Circle, New York CityAnother portion successful the Riverside Drive gathering erstwhile occupied by Civil Rights lawyer Jack Greenberg deed the market. Larry Morris/New York Times Co./Getty Images

Another two-unit combo successful this building, location to the precocious civilian rights lawyer Jack Greenberg and his precocious wife, Deborah Cole Greenberg, deed the market successful October for $4.79 million. Now, the terms has been trimmed to $4.39 million.

Greenberg joined the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund successful 1949 and succeeded Thurgood Marshall arsenic its director-counsel from 1961 to 1984.

He was besides co-counsel with Marshall for the historical Brown v. Board of Education case, which ended segregation successful nationalist schools, arguing it earlier the Supreme Court.

In aboriginal years, helium served arsenic dean of Columbia College and vice dean of Columbia Law School.

He died successful 2016 astatine property 91.

The 3,300-square-foot location has 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. It comes with stream and parkland views, ample representation windows, tons of storage, hardwood floors and 2 deeded retention bins.

The listing broker is Ann Cutbill Lenane of Douglas Elliman.