Cuenca, Ecuador





Listing No.


Terraces abound in this peaceful, 2,583 sq. ft. Cuenca riverfront penthouse located about 10 minutes outside of downtown Cuenca by taxi. Boasting 120 square meters (1,292 sq. ft.) of terraces with five separate balconies, a large great room with an oversized fireplace, a spacious "cook's" kitchen, and a 1,076 sq. foot second-floor studio, this open-concept gem is the perfect home for entertaining and relaxing and a peaceful retreat for anyone looking for solitude and quiet, just an arm's length away from the city. 

Situated directly across from the Tomebamba River, there are endless opportunities for walking the river paths, dotted by Eucalyptus trees, and enjoying nature at every turn. The 4-bedroom, 2-full-bath, and 2 half-bath penthouse has an open concept living plan with the living room leading into a spacious dining room and then into the gourmet kitchen with granite countertops and a large island with a six-burner stove. Terraces on all sides of the living area make this apartment light and airy, with stunning views from every room. 

The bedrooms are located off the living space. The en-suite Master has tons of closet space, a terrace, and a bathroom with a Jacuzzi tub and windows and skylights looking out over the trees. The other three bedrooms share a full bath with a bathtub and shower and include beds that also are included in the purchase price. The condo has a 1,076-square-foot studio, accessed by an outdoor spiral staircase. This studio could be easily turned into a personal gym, a media room, a spa, an office, or additional bedrooms or Airbnb units. There is a small working bathroom in the studio which could also be expanded. 

Completed in 2013. this penthouse was designed by its owner to be a holiday and investment property. There are two parking spaces -- one inside the building and the other on the outside of the building inside a gated/fenced area. In addition, there is a small interior storage area and a larger storage room also inside the building. The penthouse comes with two coaxial Internet cables for high-speed Internet. The HOA fee is $40 per month. 

Included in the purchase price are select furnishings and appliances including a dishwasher and washer and dryer, sheets, towels, pots and pans, cutlery, glasses, beds, and a large-screen TV. Currently, this incredible penthouse is being rented, so some of the items pictured in this listing are personal items of the tenants and not included in the final sale.

The asking price for this peaceful, 2,583 sq. ft riverfront penthouse with amazing views at every turn, is $249,500.