When I heard Robert Downey Jr. and his wife Susan bought the historic DeRose Windmill House in the Hamptons, I was eager to see what they did with it.
It’s currently featured in the December issue of Architectural Digest, and the Downeys have already given the house a whole new look they call “whimsical and fun.”
Take a look!
Robert Downey Jr.’s Windmill House
They hired Designer Joe Nahem and gave him 6 weeks to transform the house.
Here’s what the Living Room looked like before, via the 2015 listing:
They lowered the living room floor several feet (!) around a new fireplace wall by ceramic artist Peter Lane:
The Dining Room Before:
The Windmill House was featured in the 1982 Michael Caine movie Deathtrap.
This is how the exterior looked in the movie:
Visit Architectural Digest for more photos and information.
Photographer: François Dischinger.
Old listing photos courtesy Brown Harris Stevens.