Largest Villa in Barcelona available for auction
This unique auction of one largest privately owned villas, Villa Torres, is a rare opportunity to own a luxury property at a price you choose. Villa Torres offers breathtaking 360 views of the city and the Mediterranean Sea. Designed by renowned architect Jeroni Granell i Manresa in 1912, this iconic modernista villa has become one of the points on Barcelona’s skyline.
Villa Torres is a one-of-a-kind landmark that has been lovingly restored to preserve its authentic spirit. It contains over more than 41.000m2 plot ground with a living space over 765m2. The Modernista-style home retains all the charm of its original architecture and has been fully renovated and equipped with modern amenities across all four floors of living. Here you can find everything you need such as an 8 bedrooms, infinity pool, spa, gardens and a gym.
On the inside, the living spaces and en suite bedrooms feature charming original details such as beautiful stained glass, vaulted ceilings, original French windows, wrought iron and carpentry with marble. The master bedroom, with original fireplace and terrace access, has a large en suite bathroom with a rain shower and clawfoot tub. The sleeping area is completed by a further seven double bedrooms with bathrooms. The floors are connected by a staircase and an elevator.
The outside areas are characterized by respect for native vegetation, especially the hundred year old pines which are integrated into the design to enhance its beauty. The current entrance way is paved with textured concrete to look like red brick pavers so that it better blends in with the environment. The terraces are made of hard wood and the infinity pool is finished with green shades that live in complete harmony with the rustic environment of the mountain range and the majesty of the Mediterranean Sea.
This hillside jewel, originally €12M, will be sold at the auction at or above €4,5M. The auction starts 4th of June. Contact us today to receive more information about this opportunity.
The Neighborhood of Sant Gervasi
Sarrià-Sant Gervasi was the last independent village to be occupied by Barcelona in 1921. This might explain why Sarria-Sant Gervasi neighbourhood still has this “village feel” to it, with charm and nature that can’t be found anywhere else in the city. As it located higher up the area is host to the best views of apartments in Barcelona. Sarrià-Sant Gervasi has always been one of the most affluent districts in Barcelona. The main residents are wealthy citizens and those who opt to quietly enjoy retirement upon the heights of Barcelona. You can also find some examples of the famous modernista architecture here, like in the Bellesguard which was designed by Gaudí.
Nowadays this is a district with a lively nightlife due to the large number of bars, restaurants and nightspots, especially around Carrer Santaló and the surrounding streets as well streets such as Carrer Beethoven close to Diagonal. Moreover, its also offers a large number of small and charming shops, so you can enjoy some shopping time with your friends and family.