- Updated On:
- June 11, 2021
- 4 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- 131.00 m2
- Year Built: 1900
Barcelona Borne stunning high quality flat with original features
This property will satisfy even the most demanding customer, looking for a heritage and trendy apartment of superior quality in the heart of the historical city centre.
Located in a quiet pedestrian street, a few steps from the basilica of Santa Maria del Mar (visible from the balconies of the flat), in the best part of Ciutat Vella, the flat is surrounded by history, landmarks, and plenty of nice shops, restaurants, and fashionable cafes. Transport links are excellent, including the connection to the international airport. The sea is at short walking distance and so are Plaza Catalunya, the Gothic Cathedral square, and Paseo de Gracia.
The apartment is on the 3rd floor of a classic building from 1864 (although its origins are much older).
The communal parts of the building are being completely restored too and a new lift has been installed.
The flat has a total surface of 131 m2 and as the building is at the corner of two streets, the apartment has many windows and balconies, all giving to the exterior. All rooms have windows, or window-doors, which ensures plenty of natural light at all hours of the day.
The apartment has undergone a full high quality renovation that has recovered all the original features and enhanced the classic style.
All wooden beams and vaulted ceilings have been restored (by hand, three months of work), all the original carpentry has been restored by hand (6 months of work) and has being equipped with double glazing crystals with a Climalit chamber.
The distribution includes four double bedrooms (one of them with an en-suite bathroom), two bathrooms, a guest bathroom, and a 39 m2 living room with an American kitchen with island.
One of the double bedrooms is a flexible space that can be used as an office or additional lounge space.
The lounge / kitchen area is on the corner and receives lots of natural light from its various exterior windows.
The kitchen has a comfortable island, around which it is possible to accommodate and entertain several guests. It is fully equipped with a fridge and freezer, oven, microwave and dishwasher. Kitchen top is silestone.
The historical features of the flat have been combined with modern appliances and comfort, such as massive bamboo wood floor (1.2 cm thick), designer tiles in the bathrooms and kitchen, hydromassage shower columns, towel heaters in the bathrooms, bluetooth mirrors, air conditioning by conduct, video-intercom, and alarm system.
There’s plenty of storage space, including a dedicated part for the washing machine, with original doors, and walk-in closets in some of the bedrooms.
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