Property id# 3441
Casa Geronimo-The Perfect Artist Retreat
For Sale $329,000 USD
Casa Geronimo was designed by an artist for those artist who feel that their creative enviroment is an integral element of their inventive process. This one of a kind light-filled architectural achievement inspires with its own dynamic aesthetic to details. Here you will find a rare balance of luxurious elements, from the intimate courtyard with its mature garden and soothing water feature, to a compelling rock faced facade. Here you will have the chance to reflect in a tranquil setting that will soothe your senses as hummingbirds flit above you.
Inside you will find your own culinary studio to experiment, with its large working space that will provide plenty of room for guests. The adjacent dining area creates a comfortable transition when hosting those intimate meals next to its own fireplace. Just a few steps away, the inviting living room beckons with its own beautiful views of the courtyard with its expansive glass door.
The light drenched staircase leads you to the expansive artist studio. Here the effective glass railing allows maximum ilumination into the second floor. As throughout the house, beautiful cement shelves have been carefully designated to highlight your private collections. Your works in progress will be afforded an intimate viewing space to asses their progress. This essential environment is flanked by another fireplace that leads you to the harmonious bedroom. Here you will see the moons passage at night or the suns rays through its three intimate skylights. But that is not all. The design of this home takes into account the importance of how light effects ones physical well being. For this the two connecting hallways to both the bathroom and the closet/laundry areas are fitted with floor to ceiling glass to maximizes radiance and give a feeling af expansive unity to the interior.
The bathroom is a treat in itself. With its 41 glass blocks, you will experience an intimate and serene environment. Two stone basins fitted to a stunning cement counter top will make each morning a delight. Down the adjacent hallway you will also find a great combination of design that incorporates the changing area with a washer and dryer so that you never have to carry clothing through the house. This space also provides ample storage and hanging space for your garments as well.
Yet the most amazing and inspirational element awaits you on the roof. An outdoor staircase invites you to the most spectacular view of the Parroquia that one can get. Here you will enjoy the grand vista of all San Miguel to the south, the magnificent mountain range to the west and to the development of the new Parque Zepharino just minutes away to the north. Just down the hill you can also see Fabrica Aurora art center and the brand new Live Aqua Hotel with the church of San Jose close by. With its upstairs fireplace and cozy sitting area, an evening view of the cities lights will always be a treat.
Your life well lived means finding the right enviroment for you to feel inspired. with its private streets free from traffic to its close access to Cafe Muro just up the street, you will find a balance to your life that few neighborhoods can claim. Obraje affords a close knit neighborhood with a great mixture of Americans, Canadians and Mexican households. There are also two local tienditas near by for those quick necessities you may not have time to go into town for, but with a short 15 minute walk you are amidst the highlights of the best city in the world.
Some of the furniture has been expressly chosen and designed for the aesthetics of the home by the artist and is negotiable upon request.
Agent: Tamara Ruiz - 415.106.1650
Size land: 142 m²
Size construction: 1,888 ft²
Walk to centro: 10 min
Full Bath: 1
Included in Sale
- Water Softener
- Rooftop Terrace
- Garden Area
- Water Softener
- Water Purification
- Water Cistern/Storage
- Cable or Satellite
- Water Purification
- Furniture Negotiable