This charming 2 bedroom, 2 ½ bathroom, designed by noted architects Cervera Sanchez Arquitectos, combines historic architectural elements with all the conveniences and comforts for today’s lifestyle. The SOFT MODERN styling throughout brings light, airflow with its north/south exposure, and an open layout to a home still replete with old world appeal. Located on a quiet block on the west side of the popular Santiago neighborhood, this house offers a tranquil getaway that is still just a pleasant walk from the vibrant Mercado and adjacent cafes and galleries.
The front door opens into an attractive vestibule and offers direct access to a roomy guest bedroom with ensuite bathroom. The doors and the windows in the first three rooms are original. Ceiling fans and AC’s throughout the home. Floors throughout the home feature a combination of original pasta tiles together with well chosen ceramic borders in neutral colors, and finishes include handsome touches of local Dzitya stone.The expansive public space includes convivial dining area, a comfortable sitting room with ample custom built-ins, a wonderful enclosed siesta porch and a fully appointed, contemporary kitchen which adds a splash of vibrant red to the pleasing color palette. The kitchen features all stainless steel appliances, including a dishwasher, a terrific pullout pantry and plenty of storage space. The cleverly conceived extension of the living room, screened on both sides to enhance airflow and comfort, opens to a lushly planted and mature tropical garden. Float in the sizeable pool or enjoy breakfast or a cocktail in a pleasant patio.
A wide staircase ascends to the spacious, private master suite which includes an ample mezzanine area currently furnished for use as an artist studio. The master bedroom offers a tranquil view of the sparkling swimming pool and the leafy canopy of surrounding trees, while the studio area leads you to a spectacular rooftop terrace providing cityscape views as a backdrop to the nightly sunsets.
This house is fastidiously maintained and is move-in ready.
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