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Marilyn Monroe lived in this Upper East Side townhouse

Nevermind standing over street grates, the true way to channel your inner Marilyn Monroe is by renting the Upper East Side townhouse she once resided in as a guest of the famous photographer Milton Greene and his family.

The four-story home at 127 E. 78th St., which was built in 1899, is listed on StreetEasy for just $26,500 a month -- easy to afford on any young actor’s salary.

The idyllic home is on a tree-lined street
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The idyllic home is on a tree-lined street off of Park Avenue.

The space is 3,500 square feet and has
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The space is 3,500 square feet and has several fireplaces.

Its expansive rooms have modern amenities, too, including
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Its expansive rooms have modern amenities, too, including central air.

The master suite takes up an entire floor
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The master suite takes up an entire floor and features a steam shower and a Jacuzzi tub.

Greene, who took several of Monroe's most famous
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Greene, who took several of Monroe's most famous photographs, lived in the townhouse with his wife Amy and their son Joshua.

According to the Curbed real estate blog, other
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According to the Curbed real estate blog, other famous guests included Bette Davis and Irving Berlin.

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