This 6 bedroom, 7 bath, 3,745 square foot house in the Rio Sol area of Cuenca is ideally situated, directly on the Tomebamba River and park, on a beautiful double, 2,463 square foot corner lot. This three-story gem has it all, from a raised living room complete with hand-crafted fireplace, to a spacious open concept dining room and kitchen, sweeping wrought-iron and wood staircases, beautiful coffered ceilings, gorgeous crown moldings, chandeliers, and window treatments (all included in the purchase price), and a private rooftop garden and deck with great river views. This is a contractor's home and no attention to detail has been spared.
As you walk into the home, through a lovely front lawn area, you are immediately struck by the beauty of the winding staircase. The home also features imported Italian tile, Chanul hardwood floors and stairs, carved wooden cabinets, stone countertops, a large loft space with a skylight, and a fabulous screening/theater room to enjoy with family and friends. The Master bath includes a custom bathtub measuring six feet by three feet deep with a great round window. A maid's room and pantry area are also found on the ground floor. Arched windows, Juliette balconies, and landscaping complete this unusual find that also includes an open rooftop area with direct river views, as well as the wonderful walking path and the Tomebamba river in front of the house.
Renovated to North American standards the house is also super safe providing a phone-linked IP camera security system, an electric fence with high-security locks, as well as a roaming security guard from Crime Stop. Additionally, this great family home has ADLS and high-speed Fiber Optics Internet, Etapa city water and sewer, a dual tank gas system, and a double garage gate with two interior parking spots, and two additional outdoor parking areas. Ideally situated on the Tomebamba River and its walking paths and parks, this unique 3,745 square foot house is only about 15 minutes from the historic downtown area of Cuenca and is located on all major bus lines and taxi routes.