Bruce Springsteen’s childhood home sold

Bruce Springsteen performs at the 72nd annual Tony Awards at Radio City Music Hall in New York in June. Michael Zorn/Invision/AP File

FREEHOLD, N.J. — A childhood home in New Jersey where Bruce Springsteen lived for seven years has been sold for $255,000.

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The Asbury Park Press reports the two-family home at 39 Institute St. in Freehold was listed for $269,900 in November.

The Springsteens lived on the left side of the house from 1955 to 1962.

Springsteen wrote in his autobiography that he recalled being 7 years old in that house when he saw Elvis Presley appear on ‘‘The Ed Sullivan Show’’ in 1956.

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