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Mel B is swiping right for a match for her decked-out marital home

Hot Property | Melanie Brown
The four-story contemporary looks onto a swimming pool and outdoor entertainment area.
(Redfin.com)

It’s another year and another price point for the marital home of Spice Girls singer Melanie Brown and her ex-husband, producer Stephen Belafonte. The Hollywood Hills West house has come back on the market at $5.9 million after having first listed two years ago for $8.995 million.

Spanning four stories, the contemporary-style home was built in 1928 and redesigned in 2016 into glitzy living space including Baccarat fixtures, 20-foot ceilings, a bar, a theater, a game room and a gym. Need we mention there’s a recording studio?

Custom and natural lighting brightens the 5,226 square feet of open-plan spaces. Balconies or patios extend off each level of the house.

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The entire top floor of the house is taken up by the master suite and an adjoining sitting room. Bedrooms total four; bathrooms, six.

Adjoining the backyard swimming pool and spa are an outdoor dining area, a built-in barbecue, a beer tap, an ice maker and a flat-screen TV.

Brown, 43, gained fame in the 1990s as a member of the all-female group Spice Girls and later released the solo albums “Hot” and “L.A. State of Mind.” She is a judge on “America’s Got Talent: The Champions” and appears on “The Talk,” “Extra” and “Entertainment Tonight.” The Spice Girls plan a six-stop United Kingdom tour this summer.

Belafonte, 43, produced “Mel B: It’s a Scary World” (2010) for television. His film work includes “The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call — New Orleans” (2009) and “Mutant Chronicles” (2008).

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The couple, who divorced in 2017, bought the property in 2014 for $4.34 million.

Ben Belack and H. Blair Chang of the Agency and Lusine Nargizyan of Dilbeck Real Estate are the listing agents.

lauren.beale2@latimes.com

Twitter: @laurenebeale


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