Abramovich wants the most expensive house in the world
Billionaire Abramovich is said to have the
French Villa Leopolda in Sight
Only recently did Roman Abramovich with his new luxury Boat listen attentively. With the "Eclipse", with its 162.5 meters, the Russian billionaire has finally gained the longest yacht in the world.
Accustomed to the luxury Chelsea FC Owner is the largest yacht in the world is not enough. Now ask him to the ruins of the world's most expensive, the Villa Leopolda on the French Riviera, Bild.de reported on Tuesday.
Abramovich hungry for a "bloody Villa"
The roughly 2,700 m² of comprehensive Villa Leopolda with its 19 bedrooms, a swimming pool, an avenue of cypresses, olive groves and an eight-acre park and a fsmystery, their history stretches almost a trail of blood.
The villa was built in 1900 by the Belgian King Leopold II as a gift to his wife. He founded the Congo Free State in Africa. Under him, the natives living there were abused not only heavy but also systematically exploited and murdered. Thousands left in the wake of the so-called Congo atrocities their lives.
In the 50 years was the "lock" into the possession of Giovanni Agnelli, who later resold it to finally Edmond Jacob Safra. Safra, a banker who eventually died an excruciating as mysterious as fire- Death, which still provides for speculation.
Abramovich seems the secretive history of the Villa Leopolda however, not interested. Who has the biggest yacht in the world comes to the most expensive villa in the world hardly seems over.