Italian Renaissance architecture: homes in Florence
The interior retains the typical architecture of the 19th century palace, with high ceilings and large windows that guarantee remarkable interior brightness.
Large 113 square meters
Located on the first floor (21 comfortable steps to climb).
The entrance is directly in a large and bright environment, divided into two main areas:
– living area, collected around an old fireplace and an elegant bookshelf, with access to the balcony;
– Kitchen and dining area;
– A useful closet with laundry machine and storage shelves.
The sleeping part of the apartment consists of 2 distinct areas:
– a large independent suite with a double bed, closet/wardrobe, a desk/work area. A sumptuous large bathroom to complete the suite.
– a second bedroom with double bed with large wall-mounted closet, desk. A nice cozy bathroom is adjacent to the bedroom.
From the large windows you can enjoy some evocative views of some famous monuments of Florence (the Dome of the Duomo and the Basilica of San Marco).
The elegance of the interiors from the end of the 19th century pairs with curated furnishings selected by Italian design brands famous in the world: Arclinea kitchen, Devon& Devon bathrooms, Rimadesio bookcase, Poliform sofas and armchairs , Cattelan desk, lamps by Floss, Tizio and Vistosa .
The center of Florence: between Romantic architecture and Renaissance culture.
The apartment is nestled in between 2 quarters of the old Florence center, San Giovanni and Santa Croce. This means you are two steps away from all the most prestigious monuments and museum of the Old Town Florence.
Nevertheless, the apartment enjoys the quietness of the surrounding where San Marco square with it Cathedral and its annexed Museum stand out. Behind the corner there is also the Giardino dei Semplici, a famous botanic garden. In the same area, less than 5 minutes walking distance the Museum of Accademia , where the original statue of David of Michelangelo is preserved , Pizza Santissima Annunziata, The University area, San Lorenzo market and the majesty of the Duomo. A bit further on, find the lavish shopping area of Via Tornabuoni and Piazza delle Repubblica and …Piazza Signoria, Uffizi Museum and Ponte Vecchio.
Why buy an apartment in the center of Florence?
Choosing the center of Florence as a place to live can be a unique and fascinating experience. An apartment here is perfect for those who love to live immersed in the history of this city.
There are not only art treasures but also the most modern services. Schools, universities, medical centers, hospitals, shops, and post offices are in ancient functional buildings, inserted with discretion and maximum attention to aesthetic and historical coherences.
For those looking for a prestigious property for proven use or investment for high-income rentals, this apartment for sale in the city’s heart is in the right place.
Logistics: how to move in the Old Town Florence?
Getting around the neighborhood is easy, especially if you do it on foot, enjoying the surprises that you can find on every street corner.
There is an excellent taxi and minibus service to get around anywhere, from inside and outside the center.
The Santa Maria Novella train station is just a 10-minute walk away. It is a vital railway hub to go all over Italy. Trains frequently leave for Rome, Milan, Bologna, Pisa, and main airports.
The Florence airport is only 15km from the city: the new comfortable Tram arrives directly in the center in 20 minutes.