A luxurious 17th century penthouse in a Roman building located in one of the most prestigious districts of the historic center of Rome. Just a few steps away from Piazza Navona, the palace, characterized by a beautiful entrance and courtyard with trees, has a monumental staircase which leads to the penthouse. From its large terrace and altana it is possible to admire a typical roman skyline with a particular view on the dome of Sant Agnese in Agone. The property comprises a large attic with service area, 3 parking spaces, a concierge's apartment and a shop with two street windows.
Location & Lifestyle
Set in one of the famous streets of Rome in the Parione district, this property lays a few steps from the famous Piazza Navona and the Senate building. The area is characterized by beautiful palaces, many of which aristocratic, dating back to the 1500s and 1600s and by a sequence of small squares and beautiful churches surrounding the main monuments such as Piazza Navona, the Pantheon and Piazza Farnese. The Palace itself is in a strategic position: 15 minutes walking from Piazza in Lucina and Via Condotti as well as from Piazza Venezia or the Vatican.
The penthouse, which occupies the entire floor of the palace, is accessed via a monumental staircase. The stunning entrance of the house shows the magnificence of the property and overlooks the tall trees of the inner courtyard. Through a wide corridor with finely decorated high wooden ceilings, we reach a large living room with six windows and central precious fireplace. Every detail such as the decorated ceilings and the walls covered with precious silks and stuccos give a regal splendor to the living room. This is directly connected to another large room, now destined as billiard room, also finely decorated and with its fireplace. Side this large room a magnificent dining room decorated with wall paintings and coffered ceilings opens up in its beauty. The dining room is served by a professionally equipped office to support important receptions and events and by a kitchen equipped with the best appliances.
The main sleeping area is in the opposite wing of the living rooms and includes a study with a fireplace, a gymn room, a master bedroom with large véstière, a spacious master bathroom with Jacuzzi and a large shower. In a separate area, two double bedrooms each one with its own véstière and en-suite bathrooms. In a more separate position, we find another study, also used as bedroom, with a guest bathroom.
The penthouse owns a large terrace overlooking the magnificent dome of Sant'Agnese in Agone by Borromini. It is furnished with sofas, armchairs and a large dining table. The terrace is accessible from a room which functions as jardin d'hiver. The property comprises also a suggestive altana with a 360 degree view over the roofs of the Eternal City. In the penthouse there is also an independent service area with laundry, wardrobe area, washrooms and service apartment. The property is served by a second staircase and second service elevator.
The sale includes three parking spaces, the apartment of the concierge and a shop rented with good income, perfectly renovated and with two street windows.
State and finishes
The property is in perfect conditions in terms of finishes and installations. Everything is perfectly performing and fully functional. It is characterized by sumptuous decorations in perfect state: decorated coffered ceilings, walls with stuccos and precious tapestries, floors in precious inlaid parquet, marble and the typical "cotto" of many Roman palaces. Bathrooms are in marble, mosaics and, boiseries. The whole apartment is served by new generation air conditioning systems, both heating and cooling. Also the Palace and its common spaces are in excellent conditions and constantly maintained.
The property is perfect as a residence of extremely high standing and enjoys a location that gives particular privacy.