Patrick Dempsey's wife Jillian sells divorce pad for $8M after reconciling with actor following brief split

Patrick Dempsey's wife Jillian Fink has offloaded the divorce pad she bought following her brief split with the actor.

Jillian, 41, has sold the five-bedroom home in the Pacific Palisades area of Los Angeles for a cool $8 million after reconciling with the Bridget Jones star. 

Patrick, nicknamed 'McDreamy' after his Grey's Anatomy character, reconciled with Jillian in February and she put the house on the market back in July.

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Reconciled: Jillian Fink reconciled with Patrick Dempsey earlier this year after a brief split, attending the Bridget Jones's Baby premiere with him last month

Reconciled: Jillian Fink reconciled with Patrick Dempsey earlier this year after a brief split, attending the Bridget Jones's Baby premiere with him last month

Jill splashed out on the two story home last summer for $6.1 million -  during the early stages of break up proceedings. 

According to TMZ, she has now sold it for $7.575 million to Black Mass director Scott Cooper and his producer wife Jocely. 

The price hike was reportedly due to the property - which was built in the early 1950s - being 'redesigned with a warm modern influence,' reported Variety

Not bad: Jillian has made a profit on her Pacific Palisades mansion in just a year 

Not bad: Jillian has made a profit on her Pacific Palisades mansion in just a year 

On her own: According to Variety, Jillian bought a five-bedroom home in the Pacific Palisades for $6.1M just six months after she filed for divorce from the actor in January last year

On her own: According to Variety, Jillian bought a five-bedroom home in the Pacific Palisades for $6.1M just six months after she filed for divorce from the actor in January last year

The longtime showbiz couple are parents to daughter Talula, 14, and fraternal twin sons Darby & Sullivan, 9.

'You have to work at everything. And you cannot do everything,' Dempsey told ES Magazine in May about repairing his marriage. Something has to be sacrificed.' 

'You've got to keep at it,' he added to People. 'You've got to communicate, and stay open and not get lazy. And not give up. And lots of sex!' 

Neutral tones: The $2M price hike is reportedly due to the property - which was built in the early 1950s - being 'redesigned with a warm modern influence'

Neutral tones: The $2M price hike is reportedly due to the property - which was built in the early 1950s - being 'redesigned with a warm modern influence'

Fine dining: The Dempsey's home for sale is also a brief walk to the beach within the Huntington Palisades neighborhood

Fine dining: The Dempsey's home for sale is also a brief walk to the beach within the Huntington Palisades neighborhood

Lots of light: The master bedroom on the main floor boasts a marble fireplace and French doors that open to the tree-shaded backyard pool

Lots of light: The master bedroom on the main floor boasts a marble fireplace and French doors that open to the tree-shaded backyard pool

The former teen star said he didn't want to head to divorce court because he didn't feel like all the work had been done. 

And we both wanted to do that work. That's where it started,' he confessed.

'It's always destabilizing when you're potentially breaking up a family or you have a big section of your life that's ending,' said the Can't Buy Me Love star.  

Hungry? The home's eat-in kitchen features a large center island topped with marble, a butler's pantry, and a long dining table

Hungry? The home's eat-in kitchen features a large center island topped with marble, a butler's pantry, and a long dining table

Plush: The home is now no longer required following the couple's reconciliation 

Plush: The home is now no longer required following the couple's reconciliation 

Neutral tones: The home has been decorated with tasteful wooden floor and white walls 

Neutral tones: The home has been decorated with tasteful wooden floor and white walls 

The star and his family have also been spending increasingly more time in his Lewiston, Maine hometown where he owns The Patrick Dempsey Center for Cancer Hope & Healing.

The TAG Heuer spokesmodel and his ladylove - who still work steadily in Hollywood - also own a $1.9m Venice Beach micro-compound.

The Dempsey's home for sale is also a brief walk to the beach within the Huntington Palisades neighborhood.

The master bedroom on the main floor boasts a marble fireplace and French doors that open to the tree-shaded backyard pool. 

Complete with mini-fridge: Their three children could chill out in the playroom/den on the upper level

Complete with mini-fridge: Their three children could chill out in the playroom/den on the upper level

Divorce is stressful: And curiously, the home features a zen-style, relaxing spa room with a massage table

Divorce is stressful: And curiously, the home features a zen-style, relaxing spa room with a massage table

The home's eat-in kitchen features a large centre island topped with marble, a butler's pantry, and a long dining table.

And curiously, the home features a zen-style, relaxing spa room with a massage table.

The artist formerly known as 'McDreamy' can currently be seen playing Jack Qwant in the who's-my-babydaddy threequel Bridget Jones's Baby - hitting UK/US theaters September 16 - alongside Renée Zellweger, Colin Firth, and Emma Thompson.

And Jillian continues to be an in-demand hairstylist and make-up artist for celebrities like Kristen Stewart, Jennifer Lawrence, and Kate Winslet. 

New role: 'McDreamy' will next play Jack Qwant in the who's-my-babydaddy threequel Bridget Jones's Baby alongside Colin Firth (L), Renée Zellweger (M), and Emma Thompson

New role: 'McDreamy' will next play Jack Qwant in the who's-my-babydaddy threequel Bridget Jones's Baby alongside Colin Firth (L), Renée Zellweger (M), and Emma Thompson

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