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Kobe Bryant’s childhood house is on the market, and it has the unique basketball hoop nonetheless up. The Philadelphia-area home has an asking worth of $899,999. The Wynnewood, Pennsylvania residence has much more going for it than simply being a pleasant 5-bedroom, 3.5 lavatory, 3,000-square-foot Colonial dwelling.

The basketball hoop within the driveway is a singular piece of sports activities historical past, and was the place a center and highschool Kobe obtained up pictures at dwelling. Whoever purchases the home will be capable of follow ball on the identical hoop because the Corridor of Famer.

Bryant and his household moved into the home in 1991, when he was 13-years-old and his legendary basketball future was one thing he might solely dream about. He went to Decrease Merion Excessive Faculty, near his dwelling, earlier than becoming a member of the Los Angeles Lakers.

Kate Bayer, the vendor of the home, is the one who bought the home from the Bryant’s and 13 years later, it is going in the marketplace once more.

Bayer talked to Folks Journal about what it was prefer to dwell within the former home of an NBA star. 

“After we moved in, everybody – and I imply everybody – requested, ‘Are you aware who lived there?”” Bauer mentioned. “They had been excited. The mailman, trash collectors, each neighbor … individuals strolling down the road.”

Bryant spent quite a lot of his childhood in Italy, however was born and in Philadelphia and spent a few years dwelling there.


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