Lena Dunham splurges on a $2.7 million home in Los Angeles

She may be a New York City girl at heart, but even Lena Dunham likes to get away from it all. The GIRLS creator is reportedly finalizing her purchase of a 2,500-square-foot house in Los Angeles for $2.7 million, a move that comes as a surprise to fans of the NYC-based star.

Lena famously revealed that she cannot spend more than two weeks at a time in L.A., telling Vogue last year, "more than two weeks and I start to get a very sad feeling. You eat well there, and you take hikes, and my dog loves it, but ultimately it's not the right place for me."

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However, it seems that the 28-year-old producer and author seems to have had a change of heart, having warmed up to the idea of going back and forth between The Big Apple and the City of Angels.

Lena, who currently resides in a $4.8 million Brooklyn condo with her longtime boyfriend, Jack Antonoff, reportedly purchased the new West Hollywood pad as a place to stay while she edits the show.

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Built in 1919, the American Craftstman-style house is located just a block below Sunset Boulevard and features three bedrooms, three bathrooms and much of the home’s original, country-chic décor, including french doors and cozy fireplaces.

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Outside, there’s a sunny deck, a saltwater pool and a sizeable guesthouse – in case any of Lena’s New Yorker pals need a place to crash.

If all that weren’t enough, the abode also boasts some celebrity history, having o nce belonged to Breakfast at Tiffany's star George Peppard.

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