This luxury, full-floor, furnished condo in one of Cuenca's most desired neighborhoods -- El Vergel -- has 3 bedrooms and 3.5 baths and is over 2,300 sq. ft (220 sq. meters). This high-end apartment is completely furnished and comes with amenities including imported area rugs, imported chandeliers, custom window treatments, crown molding, coved ceilings, wooden built-ins, a jacuzzi tub in the primary bedroom, 3 fireplaces, and so much more that makes this condo extra special.
The apartment includes the entire 3rd floor of the building. The private elevator key opens directly into the condo with its glamorous entry foyer that includes a beautiful circular round table, a coat closet and the social (guest) bathroom with a beautiful marble countertop.
The spacious open-concept formal living and dining room have an adjacent large Family/TV room, both with views of the city and each with electric fireplaces to keep you cozy and warm on those chilly Cuenca nights. The living room also has a stunning custom wooden bar, with hidden shelves, glass-fronted cabinets for glassware, a wet bar, a sink, and a refrigerator. The sprawling open living space with a bar is the perfect place to entertain family and friends and the cook's kitchen adds to fun of having a great dinner or cocktail party.
The elegant dining room has a table seating eight, with antique chairs, a sideboard, and great artwork throughout. The majority of artwork will stay in the apartment, except for a few personal pieces the owner will take.
Adjacent to the living room is the family/RV room featuring a stereo system, with Bose speakers that are also found in the living room. A large screen TV with DVD players for US and Euro DVD’s are included as are comfy chairs and couches to watch your favorite movie.
The spacious, renovated chef's kitchen off of the dining room has custom cabinets a, large, eat-in, center island, and tons of storage. Granite countertops and a full pantry add to the spaciousness of the kitchen. The refrigerator with a pull-out freezer drawer is by Whirlpool and the dishwasher is by Maytag. The sink is an oversized, country sink. There is also an oven, stove, and range hood included in the purchase price.
An adorable, private breakfast nook located off the kitchen, features a circular banquette and chairs This is the perfect place for casual meals or a morning cup of coffee. Windows on two sides provide great views and a feeling of being outdoors. This condo does not have a terrace or outdoor space.
An adjacent laundry room has an LG washing machine and a Samsung dryer. Both are electric as is the Rheem water heater which makes for fast hot water access.The washer and dryer also come with the sale.
Down a long and lovely hall, filled with storage cabinets, are the 3 large bedrooms all ensuite with built-in closets and bathtubs and showers. Each bedroom has a beautiful view of Turi and custom blackout curtains.
As you enter the primary bedroom suite there is a small office area with a custom, built-in desk and shelving, which leads to (but cannot be seen in) the primary bedroom. This bedroom has a full dressing room area and bath with a separate shower stall and a glass-enclosed area with a large Jacuzzi tub. Another electric fireplace in the bedroom and an extra custom closet complete this large primary suite.
The two guest rooms are good-sized, with lots of closet space and built-ins. One is currently being used as a "packing room" for the owner who is returning to the States, so is not seen in this listing. A photo will be forthcoming and available upon request.
The apartment has wonderful fiber optic service, an underground storage unit/bodega, and parking for 2 vehicles. The building has two elevators and a guard who is on duty 5 days a week. The building is super secure and safe.
El Vergel is across the Tomebamba river from downtown Cuenca within easy walking to the city center. In the neighborhood you'll find great restaurants, cafes, tiendas, Supermaxi (Ecuador's largest supermarket chain), pharmacies, Mt Sinai Hospital, and so much more ... all within walking distance.
The asking price for this luxury, full-floor, furnished condo in one of Cuenca's most desired neighborhoods is $325,000 negotiable. The monthly HOA is $205.31.