A house used in the classic 90s film Home Alone is on the market for more than £4 million

The famous house where Kevin McAllister left Home Alone On sale at Christmas.

The five-bedroom, six-bathroom home in Winnetka, chicagowhich served as the skin for both the original film and its 1992 sequel, is on the market for $5.25 million (£4.1 million).

According to US real estate agent Zillow, this is the first time the property has been listed since 2012.

Since the release of the classic 1990 film directed by Chris Columbusthe house has undergone extensive renovations and looks very different than it did when Kevin, played by Macaulay Culkin, turned it into a house of horrors to catch burglars Harry and Marv.

Estate agents The Dawn McKenna Group have published a detailed rendering of the interiors, stating that the current owners have doubled the living space by adding a large conservatory as well as a state-of-the-art basketball court, gym and cinema theatre.

The lobby was home to one of the most chaotic scenes in the film, involving Kevin skating down the stairs (20th Century Fox)

The lobby was home to one of the most chaotic scenes in the film, involving Kevin skating down the stairs (20th Century Fox)

The master bedroom features a fireplace, a walk-in closet, and a luxurious en-suite bathroom with a large freestanding bathtub and double sinks – perfect for recreating Kevin’s famous shaving routine in peace.

Described by the company as “one of the most famous homes in the world,” the house also includes two living rooms, a large kitchen, a three-car garage and an “unforgettable staircase” down which a 10-year-old boy descends. Macaulay Culkin Famous sled.

The listing reads: “A legendary vacation home, redesigned for modern-day luxury: The stately brick Georgian residence of Home Alone fame offers a rare opportunity to own one of the most iconic movie residences in American pop culture.

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“Situated on a picturesque, tree-lined street in the heart of East Winnetka and elegantly situated behind a wrought-iron gate, the property embodies classic Chicago suburban architecture.

“The residence itself is a masterpiece of traditional style with an effortlessly flowing floor plan full of warmth, character and exquisite detail.

“From the promise of movie nights and game days to holiday gatherings surrounded by loved ones, this magical family home truly transcends its architectural lineage.

“It is an opportunity to own a piece of cinematic history and create lasting memories within its iconic walls.”

In 2021, Home Alone fans had the chance to stay in the house when Airbnb listed the property for an exclusive one-night-only stay.

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