This elegantly upgraded contemporary home, originally designed and built by award winning Merida architect, Henry Ponce, truly has it all — including a stellar location! Located on Calle Reforma/Calle 72, historically and once again one of Merida’s premier avenues connecting the city’s famed Centro Historico to all points north, this property is ideally positioned for easy access to everywhere you want to go.
A deep setback from the street allows space for an ample, user friendly covered carport and an attractive entrance to the house itself, with a beautifully landscaped patio leading to the front door. Step through the handsome, oversized door into a spectacular, double height great room, framed on one side by an impressive contemporary staircase. The airy, luminous great room leads the visitor past a large comfortable, sitting/conversation area to the striking dining/kitchen. A convenient public powder room is also in this main area. A wall of floor to ceiling glass doors gives a dazzling view over the sparkling pool and covered outdoor entertaining loggia —Perfect for Merida’s celebrated indoor/outdoor lifestyle. The recently renovated modern kitchen features silestone quartz countertops, upscale stainless steel appliances including a dishwasher and stylish charcoal gray cabinetry. The expansive island will have your guests drinking their favorite beverages while the home chef whips up dinner! Tropical evenings will tempt you and your family/friends to dine alfresco where the welcoming poolside patio offers seating for 8, a beautiful Mexican marble backsplash, a sink & a convenient under counter refrigerator. The filtered pool itself, backed by a custom painted mural, features a delightful fountain and is protected by overhead sailcloths for year round usage. There’s even a large outdoor shower too!
The upper level, which features 2 ample bedrooms, each with en-suite bathrooms, plus 2 bonus rooms, one currently designated as a home gym and the other as a spacious office/media room. Two staircases, one ascending from the front entrance way and the other spiraling upwards from the back patio, allow independent, but connected access to both the guest suite, the principal bedroom suite and the adjacent office and gym areas. Both bedrooms feature ample built in closets, updated bathrooms with stone & marble counter tops and large walk-in showers. The principal bedroom offers more than enough room for a private seating area or an additional work station. The nearby office/media room provides yet more storage, plenty of space for a home office or art studio, along with with 2 luxuriously comfortable armchairs for watching that siesta time afternoon movie on your 50” smart TV screen. Walk past the well appointed laundry room, nicely concealed behind custom doors matching the handcrafted cabinetry throughout the house, and a artfully conceived “cat walk” takes you to the private guest bedroom suite with a view over the pool or back down to the main central courtyard.
This stylish and meticulously maintained home is move in ready, offers every modern amenity and includes an extensive furniture package. Some additional extras include — 20 (10kw) Solar panels, UV water system, Water softening system, Automatic gated entry way, Entry gate and front door with electronic access, Waze Video doorbell and home camera system, new toilets are paper flushable w/Bidets, mosquito screens throughout, all windows have coverings, all window exteriors have 3M UV/IR BLOCKING window film, all rooms have AC inverter units, ceiling fans throughout.
This home is ideal for year round living, the perfect winter getaway or an attractive investment in one of the most beautiful colonial cities in Mexico. Let us arrange your showing to really appreciate everything this home has to offer.