03 Dec '11, 6am

US home modelled after the house from Disney and Pixar's Up sells for around S$513,000

US home modelled after the house from Disney and Pixar's Up sells for around S$513,000

A house modelled after the home featured in the animated movie Up has been sold to a family who are self-described Disney and Pixar fanatics. -- PHOTO: AP SALT LAKE CITY (AP) - A house modelled after the home featured in the animated movie Up has been sold to a family who are self-described Disney and Pixar fanatics. Clinton and Lynette Hamblin of Petaluma, California, are buying the home in Herriman, Utah, for US$400,000 (S$513,639). The Hamblins say they were searching for a home in California that was similar to the colourful cottage seen in the movie when they heard about the Disney-approved 'Up' house in Utah. Builder Adam Bangerter has said the blueprints for the house were drawn based entirely on details found in the popular movie. Much of the home had to be custom-designed.

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