A spectacular penthouse in Born for the creative ones who are seeking something unique, with a touch of history.
The entrance to the patio is simply breathtaking, consisting of floor tiles dating back to the 17th century together with other materials and architectural details from early 19th century. The building was bought by the architect Miguel Guiu in the seventies and began a complete reformation 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 eighties.
The floortiles are completely artesanic, just as the sealing which is 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 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 100 m2 large terrace which is a green oasis and of exclusive use, overlooking the neighbourhoods of the old town.
The penthouse is unique in its way of combining modern construction with artistic and historical elements that makes El Born being among the most desirable neighbourhoods in today´s Barcelona.
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