This elegant 1,500 square foot 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom downtown Cuenca penthouse offers unbeatable panoramic views of the famed World Heritage Site City of Cuenca and the surrounding Cajas Mountains. Located in the heart of the historic district, on one of the most sought-after streets – Gran Colombia -- the penthouse is only one block from the city center, Parque Calderon, and walking distance from Cuenca's best restaurants and shopping.
The open concept condo includes a sweeping living, dining area that leads into the chef's kitchen and to a beautiful outdoor terrace with a bird's eye view of Cuenca's colonial treasures. This exceptional condo is located directly on the Tranvia (electric Tram) line. The Tram is scheduled to start operation at the end of the year making this property a great investment in addition to the perfect personal El Centro home This dream, move-in ready penthouse is beautifully furnished, with modern artwork, custom-designed furniture, and high-quality fixtures and extras rarely found in the downtown area. All of the furnishings are included in the purchase price.
The large, custom-built modern gourmet kitchen has granite countertops, wooden cabinetry, tons of storage and food preparation space, and an eat-in bar. It is well equipped with high-end appliances including a gas oven and stove, a large refrigerator, a dishwasher and a microwave, all included. A full-size washer and dryer, located in a separate laundry room found just off the kitchen, also come with the purchase price as does dinner and cookware, silverware, glasses and small appliances. The Master bedroom is large and comfortable, with an en-suite bath. The second bedroom has a view of the landmark new Cathedral, the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, and its gorgeous blue domes. This bedroom also has a walk-in closet. Each bedroom has a high-quality queen-size bed. All bedding and towels are included. Custom closets provide generous space for all of your clothes and belongings. And, there is an extra storage room in the condo that can easily be locked with your most important items should you be traveling or renting out the penthouse.
The 7th-floor apartment is located in an elevator building and has excellent security with a personalized security gate and private entrance. A guard is on the premises from Monday - Friday during the workweek in the lobby of the building, which is a combination of office and personal living spaces. This one of a kind condo has soundproof windows with Hunter Douglas blinds throughout and blackout shades in the bedrooms which add to your comfort. Because the apartment is recessed from the rest of the building and is high up on the 7th floor, no external noise can be heard inside the penthouse and minimal street noise can be heard even on the balcony at any time of the day or night.
This gorgeous, designer condo n the heart of Cuenca's old town, is beckoning expats and investors from around the world and is competitively priced for a move-in ready, turnkey downtown penthouse at $249,900.