Surgeon Lists NYC Townhouse With Operating Room

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There are a lot of rich, colorful people out there with expensive homes. So it stands to reason that there are also a lot of rich, colorful amenities as well. Take the underground garage of a $49.9 million property in Incline Village, Nev., that can fit nine buses; or try the blinged-out nightclub in a $9.9 million Connecticut house that belongs to, you guessed it, 50 Cent. With enough dough and enough personality, this kind of thing is bound to happen.

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But one particular home convenience recently reported by the New York Post may have just set a new standard in the way of amenities. The Post reports that a New York townhouse offers its very own operating room (pictured above), where its surgeon in residence (no pun intended) has reshaped bodies for nearly 20 years.

The current owner, Dr. Howard Bellin, outfitted the home with full facilities for a plastic surgeon when he bought it for just $2 million in 1992. The six-story Upper East Side dwelling comes with exam rooms (one is pictured left) and an office, in addition to a nip-and-tuck space.

If a silicone samurai (who happens to be a homebody) steps up to the plate, renovations of what The Post describes as a $19.9 million fixer-upper might not go further than makeovers of the home's bathrooms and stairs. But as the home's real estate agent Tim Desmond admits, that's a long shot. Finding such a buyer is "like finding a needle in a haystack," he told The Post.

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Location: Rancho Santa Fe, Calif. 
Beds/Baths: 11/15
Sq Ft: 16,500

So you've got the thirteen-seat movie theater, underground path with stone walls and sconces, hand-carved walnut furniture, game room, Roman spa with mosaic walls, Italian stone fountains, tennis court, ten-car garage and -- drumbeat -- dog-grooming station. Yeah, that all comes with this jaw-dropper. But a two-lane bowling alley? That's just rad.  

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That's one fully stocked bowling alley -- check out all the shoes and balls. 

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The thirteen-seat movie theater that may or may not have been the creation of an... oscar winner?

You decide

Location: Lincoln, Mass. 
Price: $9.5 million
Beds/Baths: 7/8
Sq Ft: 13,676

This sprawling manse has one amenity that redefines the term sun porch. 

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No room for swimming laps in this puppy. But that's not what it's about: you've got the billiards table, bowling alley and tennis court for exercise (OK, maybe it's a stretch to consider billiards a form of exercise).

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Location: Moorestown, N.J. 
Price: $8.9 million
Beds/Baths: 7/8
Sq Ft: N/A

"Tabula Rasa" is named for the epistemological theory that humans are blank slates without any built-in mental content. One interpretation: the original owner thinks he earned every last bit of this mega-mansion. It boasts its own private indoor basketball court and two-lane bowling alley. 

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Shoot some hoops with natural lighting. 

Here you must grapple with your finite reserve of athletic talent. But your mental game? The sky is the limit. Tabula rasa! Tabula rasa! Hummm... 

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Location: Chappaqua, N.Y.
Price: $27.5 million
Beds/Baths: 6/12
Sq Ft: 20,000

This massive New York estate is suited for ball sports aficionados: the property has its own tennis court and basketball court. 

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Just be sure not to shank any forehands -- looks like stray balls could get lost pretty easily in those woods. 

Check out the home's luxurious interior.

If it's too bright out, turns out there's also an indoor basketball court with its own scoreboard. 

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