Luxury 600 m2 office is put for auction in the heart of Florence
21 April 2015
Luxury two-storied apartment of 583 sq.m is on sale at just a quarter of its price in prestigious green zone of Florence downtown, in the building of the beginning of XIX century. This is a unique opportunity to buy property with history in the heart of Italy and Europe in one of the most beautiful cities of the world. The owner sells it at 1.350.000 euros instead of its the estimated value of 5.000.000 euros just because it is registered as an office. But sale contract gives an opportunity to legalize this property as a residential real estate.
Signs of old Italy
Having crossed the entrance of three-storied brick house you feel the breath of classics with openwork gate, grand arches of the ceiling, the hall gallery with columns. The property occupies almost the whole third floor with a terrace of half a facade viewing the Independence square and a mezzanine under the roof. A staircase with wrought iron fence and massive marble steps leads from the hall to the office. Interior design is based on the contrast between bright Mediterranean style walls and noble dark wood.
Tremendous prospects for the future
Here the ancient beams with carved capitals, the door and window frames of natural wood and the piece parquet are preserved. All utilities are in perfect condition, including high-quality system of ventilation, heating, water, electrical, and so on. Even the age of the house does not affect. If you wish, Florentine restorers will need only a few touches to make a luxurious accommodation or a respectable office of the company here.
At the center of events
There is the largest transport and exhibition center Fortezza da Basso a few steps from the house. It was built in 1500 and is a masterpiece of Renaissance architecture. Here a lot of fairs and congresses take place. In squares, parks and streets in the neighborhood, you can walk, admiring the ancient buildings, fences, sculptures and fountains. There are many banks, boutiques, great restaurants, cafes, pizzerias and bars. Here the whirlwind of modern life and the solemn beauty of the great eras are neighboring in harmony. Live or work here is just a true happiness.