Beautiful penthouse apartment with terrace and views of the Duomo, just a short distance from the Crocetta metro station (Metro line MM3 - yellow).
The apartment is located in the tower, above an arch supported by the sculptures of 2 women’s faces, of a beautiful Art Nouveau home from the early 1900s, with a facade and stairs decorated with original period sculptures. The property has ample space thanks to the fact that the owners have taken advantage of the apartment’s full ceiling height, with exposed white beams. There are also characteristic porthole windows in the living room.This penthouse of about 100 sq. mt. plus a mezzanine of 15 sq. mt. and a terrace of 30 sq. mt., has been totally renovated in the beginning of 2018 by the prestigious Milan architecture firm Arcoquattro Architettura e Design. It is very quiet and bright, includes double glazed windows and air conditioning in all rooms and is furnished with custom furniture and design pieces: among the brands are Artemide, Nemo, Kartell, Driade, and De Padova.The apartment opens onto the living area, which includes a double sofa bed, a 3 seater sofa, a TV area, a chest of drawers, and a wood table for 6 guests. Connected to the living area is the large kitchen that is fully equipped and includes a microwave, washing machine, dishwasher, and a table for 2. Next to the kitchen there is the first bathroom with shower.A sliding door separates the living room from the bedroom which is divided into 2 areas separated by a bookcase. On one side there is a bookcase, a wardrobe with 2 doors and a desk, and on the other side, there is a second wardrobe with 2 sliding doors and a double bed. The bedroom also includes an en-suite bathroom with a shower and a bathtub.An elegant wooden staircase leads from the living area to the mezzanine, furnished with a large desk and a single bed that can also serve as a sofa.Finally, from the mezzanine you can access the terrace, furnished with a table and chairs and from which you can admire the views of the city center, including Torre Velasca and the Duomo.The flooring is entirely in parquet.**A city tourist tax will be applied. Cost per person per night: 3€, for maximum 14 nights.ParkingThe nearest garages are within 200 meters, on Via S. Barnaba or on Corso di Porta Romana.Public transportation- Porta Romana metro stop (Metro line MM3 - yellow), 600 m;- Milano Centrale train station, reachable via metro line MM3- Trams 9 and 16 and bus 65 (within 250 m)AreaThe area of Via Curtatone is particularly attractive due to its proximity to several places of interest. Moreover, being near the Porta Romana metro station, it enjoys a strategic position that allows you to reach the main places of interest in a short time.In particular, from the apartment, you can easily reach on foot or by public transportation:- the Thermal baths of Milan (subway stop: Porta Romana), a relaxation heaven at the heart of the city;- the Duomo, symbol of Milan, and Piazza della Scala, which houses the famous opera theater;- the Royal Palace and the Museo del Novecento, which host various permanent and temporary exhibitions throughout the year;- the Prada Foundation, an institution dedicated to contemporary art and culture that annually presents two exhibitions conceived by contemporary artists of international importance;- the Rotonda della Besana, a building hosting the church of San Michele ai Nuovi Sepolcri, now used for art exhibitions;- the Fashion District, located at a stone’s throw (enclosed between Via Montenapoleone, Via Manzoni, Via della Spiga and Corso Venezia), with some of the most exclusive jewelleries, boutiques and designer showrooms.Services in the area: - Carrefour Express supermarket (Via Pier Lombardo, 450 m)- Foglia pharmacy (Corso di Porta Romana, 900 m)- Deutsche Bank (Viale Montenero, 400 m)- Post office (Viale Montenero, 350 m)- GetFIT gym (Via Piacenza, 900 m)- Istituto Auxologico Italiano Pier Lombardo (Via Pier Lombardo, 700 m).