This townhouse, without tenants, inhabited -at present- by the owners, was designed in 1930 by a renowned architect, Mr. Antoni Puig i Gairalt He moved from Noucentisme, to the Art Deco, and the Rationalism styles. He was a close friend of the world-renowned cellist Pau Casals, whose villa was redesigned by him.
This apartment building, a masterpiece of Catalan architecture, comprises, at present, two main apartments (72 m²), 6 type apartments (66 m²), 2 large retail premises (100 m² each) and a garden with a lemon, an orange, and a Japanese medlar trees (100 m²). The building is distributed over 6 floors including the ground + 4 floors and the terrace, above neighboring buildings of only the ground + 1 floor.
Plenty of air and sunlight in the morning (the garden-facing façade is exposed east) and in the afternoon (the main façade, on the street side, faces west). Beautiful views of the Tibidabo mountain (Sanctuary, Foster Tower, etc), of the skyscrapers at Europe Square, and towards Castelldefels hills touching the sea.
This multi-home building is located in a very quiet and commercial area in front of a market and very well connected to the airport, to all universities, to downtown, to all museums, to the Nou Camp Stadium, etc by underground, by train and by car. From its location, motorways can be easily reached, without traffic lights, and leisurely start a journey to any of the largest eastern European towns (Madrid, Paris, etc).
Wide range of possibilities: to reconvert the garden into a private garage for 9 cars, to build a swimming pool on the garage roof, to construct a solarium and sauna on the flat roof of the building, to bring together the two apartments on each floor, etc.
For non-EU citizens, the purchase would allow also to obtain 4 Spanish residence permits for 4 families to move inside the entire EU. The only requirement for each head of household is an investment of 500,000€ in property in Spain.