Welcome to the captivating city of Lisbon, Portugal, where history and culture meet in a vibrant mix of past and present encapsulated in this charming three-bedroom apartment. Located in the historical heart of Portugal's capital, Baixa Pombalina, this apartment marries original 18th-century features with modern comfort, offering a unique and inviting space in one of Europe's most captivating cities.
This stylish apartment boasts an impressive 202 square meters of living space, it occupies the entire first floor of a Pombaline-style building that was lovingly refurbished in 2007. Although the building does not provide lift access, the private staircase leading up to the apartment only adds to its unique and individual charm.
- Three bedrooms, one of which can alternatively function as a second living or dining room
- Two fully-fitted bathrooms, one boasts natural light from a lightwell
- Highly functional, fully-fitted kitchen
- Spacious living room with an adjoining dining room
- Three storage rooms, one cleverly repurposed into a laundry space
- A cosy terrace, perfect for those quiet moments of relaxation
- Definitive historical charm in ornate and crafted high ceilings, 'boiserie' panelling, Victorian-style fireplaces, parquet flooring and wooden, and glass doors
The apartment's privileged location places it within walking distance of numerous tourist attractions, such as Terreiro do Paço, Praça do Comércio, the Arch on Rua Augusta, Praça do Município, the Cathedral, São Jorge Castle, the Fado Museum, Santa Justa Lift and Pombaline downtown Lisbon. Not to mention the delightful array of shops, services and public transport links, making your life in Lisbon a diverse and convenient experience.
The area, Santa Maria Maior, is a vivid representation of Lisbon's rich history and cultural essence. It covers the historic centre neighbourhoods, such as Alfama, Bairro Alto, Baixa, Chiado and Rossio. Each neighbourhood has its distinct personality, from the vibrant nightlife in Bairro Alto to the artistic streets of Alfama.
Some of Lisbon's best-loved viewpoints are nestled right within the neighborhood - Miradouro de São Pedro de Alcântara, Miradouro do Castelo de São Jorge, Miradouro das Portas do Sol, Miradouro de Santa Luzia and Miradouro do Adamastor, all offering incredible views over the city and the river.
Life in Lisbon is a blend of city and coastal living. Renowned for its warm, Mediterranean climate, the city's proximity to the coastline allows fresh sea breezes to temper the heat, offering a pleasant environment all year round. This location provides excellent access to Humberto Delgado International Airport and is a mere 25 minutes away from the Cascais train line.
Living in an apartment in Lisbon means being part of a vibrant community where tradition and modernity meet. From the unique architecture that lines every street to the multitude of cafes and restaurants offering the city's gastronomical delights, there's an experience waiting at every corner.
The apartment is in a fantastic condition, melding old-world charm with contemporary comfort to offer a unique living experience in the heart of Lisbon. For those who love the integration of history within domestic life, this exquisite home poses an excellent choice.
This property transcends beyond a place of residence - it offers a slice of Lisbon's rich history, a taste of Portugal's vibrant culture and a unique lifestyle in a city famed for its warm weather, delicious cuisine, and friendly locals. Don't miss a unique opportunity to carve out a home within this iconic city.