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€ 990,000
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€ 990,000
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Unique and charming period house for sale with a swimming pool, situated close to the sea in El Masnou on Barcelona's Maresme Coast

  • Bedrooms 4
  • Bathrooms 4
  • Size 350m²
  • Plot size 980m²

Third line, period, 4-bedroom property with a garden, a swimming pool and panoramic sea views from the upper floors. Situated on the Maresme Coast, close to Barcelona and less than 5 minutes' walk from the beach, marina and train station

This fabulous, third line, period property for sale is located just behind El Masnou marina in a quiet residential neighbourhood.

Built in 1940 as a summer house for a wealthy Catalan family, it was extensively renovated between 2004 and 2011 by the present owners. The house features 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, various indoor and outdoor living and dining areas, and numerous terraces. The upper floors enjoy panoramic sea views stretching as far as Barcelona.

Outside, a well-designed garden features a good-sized swimming pool, lawns, a barbecue area, night time illumination and parking for 3-4 cars.

The property is equipped with air conditioning, gas central heating, a wine cellar and a security alarm.

The house is located less than 5 minutes' walk from the beach, marina and train station. The attractive centre of the town of El Masnou with its shops, bars and restaurants is also a short walk away.

By car the centre of Barcelona is only 15 minutes away and by train just 25 minutes, with trains running every 10 minutes throughout the day.

This property is ideal for someone with a boat as moorings can be rented in El Masnou marina just a few minutes' walk away.


  • Sea views
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • Terrace
  • Parking


- 4 double bedrooms, all with fitted wardrobes

- 4 bathrooms (1 ensuite)

- Period architecture from the 1940s

- Refurbished to a high standard in 2004

- Third line property 

- Indoor and outdoor dining areas

- Garden with a swimming pool and a barbecue area

- Parking for 3-4 cars

- Stunning sea views from the upper floors stretching as far as Barcelona

- Just 5 minutes' walk from the marina, train station and beach

- Only 15 minutes' drive to Barcelona or 25 minutes by train

- Brazilian walnut (sucupira) flooring

- Centralised air conditioning

- Gas central heating

- Wine cellar

- Games room


Ground floor:

- Entrance hall

- Kitchen

- Large open-plan living/dining room

- Guest WC

- Study (or service bedroom)

- Further living room currently used as a cinema room

- Doors onto an outdoor dining area

First floor:

- Master ensuite bedroom with a separate dressing room, a marble bathroom with a bath tub and a shower, and doors onto a terrace with sea views

- Double bedroom with fitted wardrobes

- Bathroom with a large shower

- Further double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and doors onto a private balcony with sea views

Second floor:

- Double bedroom (currently used as study) with doors onto a terrace with panoramic sea views

- Doors onto a further terrace with mountain views

Lower ground floor:

- Billiard room with doors onto the swimming pool area

- Bathroom with a shower

- Wine cellar

- Utility room


- Swimming pool

- Covered parking for 2 cars and uncovered parking for 2 more

- Barbecue area

- Manicured gardens


The property is located just 5 minutes walk to the beach and marina in El Masnou. The train station is also just a short walk away with trains every 10 minutes to Barcelona. By car the centre of the city is less than 20 minutes away.

The Maresme Coast has excellent connections to Barcelona city by road and rail. There is also a good range of local and international schools which has contributed to the area's growing popularity amongst international property buyers looking for a relaxed and beautiful location within easy reach of Barcelona.

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