This atico has an optimal distribution with 4-5 bedrooms, three bathrooms and two large living rooms plus separate kitchen with a cute pantry and the most modern appliances. Its a home that has been renovated with great affection and respect for its original character. Enjoy beautiful original floors , high ceilings with well-preserved stucco , beautiful panel doors and balcony doors.
This is a home for the most selective seeking the authentic charm and character without compromising with lots of natural light and modern amenities.
Through an elegant staircase with double elevators in the old style, we reach to the property's top floor, ie the fourth floor. We are welcomed by the apartments wonderful light inflow from four directions. The entrance hall is unusually wide and to the right we find a salon with lovely high ceilings and stucco that breathes turn of the century. We find beautifully preserved original doors out to the balcony that follows all three rooms facing the street.
On each side of the salon, we find two rooms, that for example, can be used as bedrooms , TV room or library. Beautiful original floors compliment as well as the well preserved heaters that provide comfortable warmth during the winter months.
From the salon we see Barcelona's "twin towers" in Barceloneta (Torre Mapfre) and it is free of transparency and you get lots of natural light. If we step out on the balcony we see the marina to the right and to the left we look up at the beautiful Tibidabo heights as well as the Sagrada Familia in the distance. Just below starts nice Calle Argenter stretching away to Born's Santa Maria del Mar- one of the city's most beautiful churches!
Furthermore this home offers two-three more bedrooms and an office / library as well as a wonderful studio gallery / second living room/ dining room towards the back, from where two French balcony are facing the historic neighborhoods with views of the cathedrals, Columbus statue and lush Montjuic. The breathtaking views breath history and the authentic charm that is so sought after in this lovely city.
A great kitchen in U-shape with a preserved pantry, as well as a service entrance, perfect for the fine dining porcelain! The kitchen is fully equipped with an extra wide (90 cm) gas cooker from Smeg with five plates, electric oven, fan, extra wide (75 cm) stainless steel refrigerator / freezer from Lieberherr and dishwasher from Bosch, Worktop in beautiful marble and integrated sink following the style of the construction year
Finally, the entire three bathrooms, all with porcelain from Valdares and mixers from Zucchetti. Bathroom No. 1 is a "princess-suite" with freestanding bath tub from English Miller with paws, details from Italian brand Zucchetti and a beautiful restored original window. This spacious bathroom also offers laundry with washing machine with integrated dryer from Bosch as well as space for cabinets and storage .
Bathroom No. 2 offers shower with glass wall.
Bathroom No. 3 is perfect as a guest bathroom, as it is adjacent to what is now used as a guest room. Exclusive Italian faucets and fittings, glass wall to the shower and small window.
All electricity is new and redrawn throughout the apartment and electrical outlets and switches are exchanged for new ones in the older style of local Fontini.
A large communal roof terrace is just one floor up, where we also find two storage rooms belonging to the apartment. One of the storage rooms is located directly above the "princess-bathroom", and this opens up for the possibility to open up a staircase if one is allowed to buy off a part of the terrace from the community. The community has very low monthly fee (65 EUROS for this apartment).
About the area
Welcome to one of Barcelona's most beautiful flats, located where Gotico meets Born! Stunning Eixample property with double lifts and sunny communal roof terrace with views over the historic Gothic Quarter.
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