The Duplex of Alfama Lisbon, Portugal At the heart of Alfama, Lisbons most historic neighbourhood, the narrowest street of the city guides you to the Tower of São Pedro, part of the “Old Wall” one of Portugals National treasure from the XIII Century.

 

 

Here appears this exceptional 438-square-meter duplex offering rare and stunning window-to-window views. The reception rooms overlook the famous Tagus River. Rooms on the other side face the romantic square of São Pedro Tower with its fountain and orange tree. This iconic 16th-century building offers a surprising renovated duplex combining the best of past and present, preserving historic elements like wooden beams and azulejos (ornate tin-glazed ceramic tiles).

 

 

 

 

The handcrafted wood and metal modern staircase has been designed to enhance a sense of floating space in the 17th-century frescoes. The solid French oak floors together with the walls stucco done by a famous Chilean artist create a warm atmosphere before discovering the four en-suite bedrooms decorated with antique pieces from Portuguese palaces.

 

 

 

First floor: two en-suite rooms (room, living room, wardrobe and bathroom), a playroom with bathroom and laundry. Second floor: foyer, double living room, double open kitchen, TV room, one master en-suite, and a guest room. Professional, cutting-edge kitchen equipped with the finest appliances from Gaggenau. Air conditioning throughout. Parking available (100 meters from the property).

 

 

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