A wonderful two bedroom apartment and office for sale which has been renovated to a high standard and is centrally located in the Baixa district of Lisbon
A wonderful two bedroom apartment and office for sale which has been renovated to a high standard and is centrally located in the Baixa district of Lisbon. The apartment was the former residence of the famous Portuguese poet Fernando Pessoa and is current used as an architects office and Lisbon city flat.
The current owner has renovated the apartment to an extremely high standard using the best materials to create a fantastic mixed use property. It is possible and simple to return the office space to residential use should it be required by the new owner.
The apartment occupies on the entire first floor of this Pombalino building in the heart of Baixa and has its own private entrance. The office space occupies 55 m2 and has been designed so that it operates independantly from the rest of the apartment and has its own toilet and small terrace.
The apartment proper has a good sized living room of 36 m2 and a fully fitted modern designer kitchen. There are two double bedroom and a bathroom which also has a small courtyard garden as a feature. The apartment has three large storage areas and has air conditioning throughout.
Baixa Chiado is the central commercial and business district of Lisbon which stretches from the Largo de Camoes through Rossio and to Praca Comércio on the edge of the Rio Tejo.
The area dates from the late 18th Century when the Marques de Pombal regenerated the area building a Parisian style grid system of boulevards. Various state and financial institutions established their offices in Baixa in grand and imposing buildings. Today the area maintains its style and many of the properties having been converted into city apartments.
The neighbouring Chiado is now seen as one of the best addresses in Lisbon, if not Portugal. Charming streets filled with designer shops and art galleries compete with restaurants and coffee shops for the attention of the many passersby. The upper floors of these properties house spacious, high ceiling-ed flats with large windows which make the most of the wonderful views of Lisbon and the river.
Lucas Fox Lisbon specialises in Baixa and Chiado real estate for sale and offers a wide range of Lisbon properties for sale including entire buildings and flats for renovation and newly refurbished penthouses and apartments to buy which are ready to move into. Increasingly developers are restoring old buildings and creating luxury apartments to buy with contemporary finishes and design. The area is extremely popular with international buyers who are looking for a central area with lots of traditional charm and close to all of Lisbon's amenities. The area has a great deal of potential and Baixa Chiado property is a good long term property investment.