Barcelona City - Ciutat Vella - El Born | Apartment
Authentic penthouse in El Born within a historical building dating back to mid 18th Century
A spectacular penthouse in El Born for the special ones who are seeking something unique, with an authentic touch of history.
The entrance to this old Palace and Heritage building is breathtaking and represents the historical characteristics which makes El Born one of the most sought after neighborhoods in Barcelona. The architect Miguel Guiu began in the 70s a complete reformation of the building where the last one was done 2010.
Entering the apartment, you will encounter two living areas where the second and largest one served as a studio for the famous painter Miquel Barceló during his time as a resident in the 80s. The floor tiles are completely artisanal, just as the wooden beams in the ceilings, which are 3,88 m high and dates back to early 19th century.
In 2010, the apartment was completely refurbished to the highest standard, while still cherishing the historical elements it offers. Large windows surround the entire apartment and provides a lot of natural light. The master bedroom has a large balcony door and the second one even enjoys a small indoor garden for possible plantation.
Climbing up the stairs you will encounter the 136 m2 large and furnished terrace which is a green oasis and of exclusive use, with an automatic irrigation system and a shower.
The penthouse is a unique property in its way of combining modern construction with authentic historical elements that makes El Born being among the most desirable neighborhoods in today’s Barcelona.
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