Casa Escritorio 4-bed apartment in Cádiz

€750,000 Reference: C00CA005

Details

  • Apartment
  • 4 bedrooms 2 bathrooms
  • 750,000
  • Constructed area: 235m2
  • Plot area: 235m2

Features

  • Near the beach
  • Near the train station

Description

Beautifully light and spacious 2nd floor apartment with stunning sea views set in the historic quarter of Cadiz City.

Casa Escritorio is an excellent example of a restored 2nd floor apartment forming part of an original finca. This unique property in its enviable position overlooking the old sea wall across the Bay of Cadiz, retains many of its original features whilst being able to accommodate the needs of modern day living.

The current owners have blended the historic features such as high, beamed ceilings, full length picture windows complete with wooden shutters and solid marble floors with sleek and modern design witnessed in the kitchen and bathrooms.

Casa Escritorio is a rare find in a much sought after location within walking distance of the old town centre with its many restaurants, shops and bars. The many beautiful botannic gardens, plazas, parks and sea walk are a few strides away. The property is well presented currently unfurnished and a brief discription is as follows:

Entrance from a small cobbled street into the entrance and private door into the main communal patio area. There is a private elevator to all floors for residents only if preferred.

Beautiful carved stone stairs lead up to the 2nd floor and main entrance into the apartment.

The wrap around hallway is glazed to enclose it from the central patio giving light and privacy to this space.

Doors lead off from the central walkway but rooms are also joined by connected doors as per the traditional design of these magnificent fincas.

The first door to the left gives access to a hallway, ornately decorated powder room with WC and basin and the main door into the spacious modern fitted kitchen. The kitchen comes complete with modern base and eye level units, granite worktops and integrated appliances. The high beamed ceilings create a sense of light and space and there is ample space for a large dining or breakfast table too.

Passing the door to the elevator and powder room, you enter the first of 2 extensive living rooms with double aspect full length balcony windows with uninterrupted sea views, antique wooden mirrored units and ornate fireplace, marble floors and a beautiful feature arch decorated with traditional style Spanish tiles from Seville.

A connecting door leads to the 2nd living or dining room complete with decorative original crown moldings on the walls and ceiling, full length balcony style curved window with sea views complete with marble fireplace and floors.

The enormous master bedroom comes complete with full length windows, beamed ceilings, marble floors and stone fireplace.

The 2nd bedroom has beautiful crown molding ceilings, marble floors and balcony windows to the cobbled street below.

The study or possible 4th bedroom features wood panel walls, antique Japanese hand painted doors, beamed ceiling and marble floors.

The 3rd bedroom is more modern in design previously used as the a childrens bedroom with built-in bunk bed design sufficient to sleep 3 children plus play area. Adjacent to this bedroom is a wash room with 3 modern, round basins and WC.

There is a luxurious marble family bathroom with sleek design twin sinks, separate double shower, soaker bath and WC.

Returning to the lift or stairs, you can travel up 2 floors to the communal roof terrace offering plenty of space for sunbathing or to enjoy the wonderful views across the bay and old city of Cadiz.

This really is a ´must see´property for serious buyers seeking a fantastic property for either personal use or potential investment.

Total constructed area (excluding communal areas) approx: 235sqm
Status: Urban
CEE rating: TBC

About the area: Cádiz

Cádiz city is one of the oldest cities in western Europe, accessed by a narrow stretch of land from the north and two bridges from the east. The city is steeped in naval history and was founded by the Phoenicians in cerca 1104 BC whereupon it was utilised as a trading post. Cádiz was heavily influenced by the Roman Empire in 200 BC whereupon the city quickly evolved as a port and Naval base. Christopher Columbus embarked on several journeys from Cádiz in the 16th century leading to the city becoming a favoured port of the Spanish treasure fleet - needless to say this meant that Cádiz was a popular target of its enemies looking to capture its prized treasures.

Today everyone can safely enjoy exploring the city's narrow streets and stunning plazas along with its wonderful architecture. The Plaza Mina, Espana and San Juan are a must see along with a visit to its famous Cathedral built in a High Baroque style..

Cádiz has a large bustling food market which boasts a wide range of fresh fish, meat and local produce all competitively priced and of excellent quality.

There are many excellent restaurants in Cádiz utilising local fresh produce to create culinary master pieces to feed the appetites of many. There are several Michelin star rated restaurants in the city albeit by the same token some fabulous small tapas bars.

The month of February is Carnival time in Cádiz, an important annual event with people travelling from all over Spain to enjoy the festivities and moreover the politically charged singing competitions.

Cruise ships arrive from a range of destinations into the port of Cádiz, with many of the day trippers vowing to return for a longer stay.

Transport links to Cadiz, regular train service via the national rail network RENFE the closest airport is at Jerez de la Frontera just a 40 minute train or car journey away.

FAQ:
Population Cadiz City 2016 - 118,919
Proximity to airports: Jerez de la Frontera 44 Km, Gibraltar 116 Km, Seville 128 Km, Malaga 227 Km

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