Antilia, Mannat, Jalsa: From Mukesh Ambani to Shah Rukh Khan, here’s who owns the costliest homes in Mumbai and their jaw-dropping price tags – art and culture

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Mumbai, India’s Financial Capital, goes by several names: Bombay, the City that Never Sleeps, the City of Dreams, and anybody who has moved to the city by the Arabian Sea can vouch for the truth that getting a place, any place, to stay in the dreamy city is somewhat heavy on the pockets. Several surveys and reports indicate that Mumbai is the costliest city to live in in India, and the skyrocketing rent and real estate prices in point of fact put the ‘bomb’ in Bombay. And while most of us are struggling to pay the immense rent for a tiny apartment in a crappy neighbourhood of the bayside city, there are some incredibly rich and fortunate individuals, including Bollywood celebrities and trade moguls who are living in out-of-this world mansions in one of the priciest neighbourhoods in the capital city of Maharashtra. From Mukesh Ambani’s towering home, Antilia, on the town to Shah Rukh Khan’s sea-facing bungalow Mannat in the suburbs, here are the costliest homes owned by the who’s-who of Mumbai:

Mukesh Ambanis $1 billion home Antilia

 

According to Wikipedia, Mukesh Ambani’s 27-storey home Antilia in Mumbai’s Peddar Road area is currently valued at $ 2.2 billion which comes to around Rs 15,000 crores and is deemed to be the second one most valuable residential property on the planet after the Buckingham palace. Antilia boasts three helipads, air traffic regulate, a 168-car garage, a ballroom, 9 high speed elevators, a 50-seat theater, terrace gardens, swimming pool, spa, health centre, a temple and a snow room with real snow coming out of the walls.

Lincoln House, owned by Cyrus Poonawalla

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Vaccine billionaire Cyrus Poonawalla had bought the palatial style Lincoln House, prior to now referred to as Wankaner House, for Rs 750 crore in 2015 according to several media reports. The gorgeous seaside mansion in Mumbai’s Breach Sweet area used to be originally built for the Maharaja of Wankaner, HH Sir Amarsinhji Banesinhji, alternatively it was a US Embassy before Poonawalla bought it from the United States government.

Gulita – Isha Ambani and Anand Pirama’s sea-facing mansion at Worli

 

Isha Ambani and Anand Piramal’s brightly-lit bungalow – Gulita, at Worli Seaface is tough to overlook. According to an Economic Times outline, the Piramals bought the five-storeyed mansion in 2012 for Rs 452 crore. The gorgeous sea-facing bungalow has cream, white and gold interiors, immense ceilings, floor-to-ceiling glass panels to give the very best view of the Arabian Sea and the Bandra-Worli Sea Link, palatial staircases and gigantic chandeliers.

Jatia House: Kumar Mangalam Birla’s Malabar Hill home

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Kumar Mangalam Birla, the fourth generation head of Aditya Birla Group, lives in the gorgeous Jatia House in South Bombay’s Malabar Hill area. According to several media reports the house used to be bought from brothers Arun M Jatia and Shyam M Jatia in one of the crucial biggest property deals in Mumbai by Kumar Mangalam Birla for around Rs 425 crore in 2015, one can only consider what the price may have surged to now.

Mannat: Bollywood A-lister Shah Rukh Khan’s Bandra bungalow

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Shah Rukh Khan’s Mumbai mansion Mannat is estimated to be valued at Rs 200 crore. King Khan’s seaside mansion isn’t just his abode but also a famed Mumbai tourist attraction, and fans are ceaselessly spotted flocking to Mannat in hopes of catching a glimpse of SRK, whether not, they make do with a picture of themselves with his house plaque.

 

Mannat, home to SRK and his circle of relatives, consists of six stories, a couple of bedrooms and living areas, a gymnasium, pool, private theatre, home offices, terrace, garden, library, and a personal auditorium making it the costliest residence in Mumbai and a number of the top 10 houses of the world. Recently, when Shah Rukh used to be answering questions for his fans via Twitter, one Smart Alec queried whether the star used to be going to sell his sea-facing mansion, “Bhai Mannat bechne wale ho kya.” King Khan replied humbly, “Bhai Mannat bikti nahi sar jhuka kar maangi jaati hai….yaad rakhoge toh life mein kuch paa sakogay.”

Ratan Tata’s understated Colaba retirement home

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Ratan Tata’s gorgeous sea-facing bungalow in South Bombay’s Colaba area is valued at an estimated Rs 150 crore according to several media reports. The three-storeyed house contrary Colaba post office has an infinity pool at the top and is the Tata chairman’s retirement home.

Jalsa, Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan’s Juhu Bungalow

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Jalsa is without doubt one of the many houses owned by veteran Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan and his circle of relatives, and he stays in the two-storeyed bungalow in Mumbai’s Juhu area with wife Jaya Bachchan, son Abhishek Bachchan, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and grandaughter Aaradhya. According to media reports, Jalsa used to be gifted to Big B by Satte Pe Satta director Ramesh Sippy for his brilliant performance in the 1982 blockbuster. Jalsa is currently valued anywhere between Rs 100 to Rs 120 crore according to a couple of reports.

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