Russell Crowe

PHOTO: Property ladder: Russell listed it in November 2016 for off-the-market buyers, following the break-up of his marriage with Danielle Spencer (pictured in 2010), but then took it off the market in 2017 despite receiving an offer of $25 million

  • The actor, 57, gave his $25million Finger Wharf apartment in Woolloomooloo a Hollywood-style upgrade last week by installing a Scandinavian wooden barrel sauna on the balcony
  • On Thursday, tradesmen were seen positioning the luxury sweatbox in the corner of Russel’s undercover balcony – a vantage boasting panoramic views of Sydney Harbour
  • It’s understood the sauna, which can retail for more than $10,000, was installed before the actor commences work on his next film Poker Face in Sydney
  • Russell paid $14.35million for the home in 2003, and took it off the market in 2017 despite receiving an offer of about $25million  
  • The apartment takes up a whole floor, is 1000 square metres, and has seven car spaces 

Russell Crowe is doing Sydney lockdown in luxury, whether his neighbours like it or not.

The actor, 57, gave his $25million Finger Wharf apartment in Woolloomooloo a Hollywood-style upgrade last week by installing a Scandinavian wooden barrel sauna on the balcony.

Photos taken on Thursday shows tradesmen positioning the luxury sweatbox in the corner of Russel’s undercover balcony – a vantage boasting panoramic views of Sydney Harbour.

What will the neighbours say? Russell Crowe, 57, gave his $25million Finger Wharf apartment in Woolloomooloo a Hollywood-style upgrade last week by installing a Scandinavian wooden barrel sauna on the balcony

What a view! Photos taken on Thursday shows tradesmen positioning the luxury sweatbox in the corner of Russel's undercover balcony - a vantage boasting panoramic views of Sydney Harbour

What will the neighbours say? Russell Crowe, 57, gave his $25million Finger Wharf apartment in Woolloomooloo a Hollywood-style upgrade last week by installing a Scandinavian wooden barrel sauna on the balcony 

The towering structure is also largely visible to the public, no doubt prompting neighbours to wonder whether they’ll catch a glimpse of Russell’s sauna sessions in future.

Russell originally purchased the home for $14.35million back in 2003, but listed it in November 2016 for off-the-market buyers, following the break-up of his marriage with Danielle Spencer.

However he then decided to take it off the market in 2017 despite receiving an offer of about $25million

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