‘Tremendous Fan’ Shopping for Childhood House of Late Rocker Tom Petty
Kevin Beauchamp tells The Gainesville Solar he rapidly made a proposal of $175,000 for the almost 1,200-square-foot (111-sq. meter) residence after seeing the house’s present proprietor Brandy Clark point out on a Petty Fb fan membership that she would possibly promote it.
He says he has a contract for the house.
Petty grew up in Gainesville. He died of an unintentional overdose in October 2017 at age 66.
Beauchamp says he’s working with Petty fan Joanne Davis and Jeff Goldstein, president of the Gainesville Music Historical past Basis to have the property labeled a historic landmark.
Clark says the house nonetheless has the unique pink tile in lavatory.