Beautiful Mediterranean style house with panoramic view and 6 bedrooms in Santa Teresa for sale / Rio de Janeiro RJ
The charming house is located on one of the most noble streets of the bucolic neighborhood of Santa Teresa in Rio de Janeiro, where the Parque das Ruinas and the Chacara do Ceu Museum are located. Close to the neighborhood’s main area of bars and restaurants, the residence is only a 10 minute walk from the city center, Gloria neighborhood, and the subway. It is 100 meters from the Curvelo Streetcar Station, served by buses and taxis. It is also only a 10-minute drive from Santos Dumont Airport.
Built in 1938, it has a hybrid Brazilian colonial style with strong Mediterranean influence, with a charming inner courtyard and arcade gallery, shaded by beautiful mango trees with ferns.
Airy and sunny, but very private with high walls, the house has at its entrance a small garden and a granite staircase leading to the social area, consisting of a spacious living room, dining room, gallery, and a small office.
The service area has an independent entrance beside the garage and comprises a large kitchen, bathroom, laundry room, pantry, and wine cellar.
Up the first flight of stairs made of Portuguese marble and a jacaranda wood handrail, there is a complete bathroom.
On the second floor there is a simple bedroom with closets, and three full suites, one with a balcony overlooking Guanabara Bay, another overlooking the inner courtyard, and the third with a large bathroom and bathtub. This last suite gives access to the open gallery that leads to the other side of the house and to the winter garden. Attached to it is the TV room, which gives access to the large terrace with a stunning view of the Botafogo Bay and the Sugar Loaf Mountain. In addition to the outdoor area, the terrace has a large loft-like room, a pantry, a bathroom, a shower, and a barbecue grill.
The TV room also gives access to the internal patio and to a small independent suite through a spiral staircase.
The house, which has approximately 500 m2, is in perfect condition for immediate use, having also undergone hydraulic and electrical renovations. At the time, a solar energy system was installed to heat the water that serves the main part of the house.
Terrain 468 m2
Built up area ca. 500 m2