5 Celebrities with Humble Homes
When you think of a celebrity home, you picture multiple floors with the latest gadgets, modern furniture, spare rooms and extravagant artwork. Well sure, most of them might have all of the above, but there are a few celebrities who choose to live modest lives in humble homes.
Here are some of the celebrities who have modest homes or minimalist lifestyles.
After the Twilight co-stars Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart broke up, Robert moved into a very private, ranch-style home which focuses on natural beauty and simplicity. It has just two bedrooms and two bathrooms but lots of outdoor space with a vegetable garden, a pool and pomegranate trees.
You’d think that billionaire Warren Buffet lived in a mansion in a fancy locality, but he stays in a humble home in a quiet neighbourhood. It is estimated that the house is worth just .oo1% of his total wealth and when asked why he doesn’t move into a more glamourous home, he said “I’m happy there. I’d move if I thought I’d be happier someplace else.”
He’s one of the richest men in the world but chose to go for ‘form and function’ instead of extravagance, when it came to his home. He wanted a private and normal life for his family and his home reflects that. The furniture is basic and quite sparse. There’s plenty of natural light and he has a front and back porch. Of course, he owns more houses on the block, but this where he resides.
Narayana and Sudha Murthy still live in the same home in Bangalore that they lived in before Infosys started. The home is very simple and the only things they have in abundance are books.
Okay so this one is not so simple, It’s a modern, two-level, sea-facing apartment. The reason it’s made its way onto this list is because John has incorporated the philosophy of minimalism and has a feel of being close to nature. His home is open, simple and functional.
While fancy parties, media appearances and personal jets are a way of life for the rich and famous, there are a few who are content with simple things and believe that less is more. Know of any celebrities (who love the simple life) that we missed? Let us know by leaving a comment below.