This incredible penthouse apartment is located in one of the most highly desired streets in the exclusive neighbourhood of Salamanca, Velázquez. The neighbourhood of Salamanca has been home to Madrid’s elites since its creation in the nineteenth century by the Marquis de Salamanca. The area is characterised by its Parisian like elegance with beautiful facades and wide tree-lined streets. Numerous boutiques and international fashion houses can be found in the neighbourhood particularly on Calle de Serrano which is locally known as the ‘Golden Mile’. Additionally, Salamanca has an excellent gastronomic scene with traditional tapas bars, quaint cafés, fashionable cocktail bars and cutting-edge Michelin starred restaurants all located here. Just a short walk away from the apartment is the wonderful Retiro Park, where guests can enjoy a stroll on a sunny afternoon or relax outside in the fresh air. Furthermore, many of Madrid’s major points of interest are also easily reachable from the apartment such as the world renowned art galleries, the Prado, Thyssen-Bornemisza and the Reina Sofia, as well as Plaza de Colón, the national library and Puerta de Alcalá. Thanks to the central position of Salamanca within the capital it is also well connected to other neighbourhoods, the nearest metro station to the apartment is Velázquez.
Velázquez VIII is an exceptionally spectacular penthouse which is characterised by its luminosity, tasteful style and spectacular views over Madrid’s skyline. The main living space is flooded with natural light which pours in from the orangery. The neutral colour scheme accentuates the room’s brightness and creates a tranquil atmosphere. The lounge area uses classic furniture to give an elegant look to the room. Meanwhile, the dining table is placed underneath two imposing chandeliers and is ideal for formal meals. An additional entertaining area is provided by the bar. The kitchen, fully equipped, is modern and spacious. The black worktops contrast with the white cupboards and stainless steel appliances to give an on-trend look. A second dining table can be found here which is perfect for more relaxed meals. The three bedrooms continue this sophisticated style and are havens for guests to relax in. All of the rooms benefit from the privacy of en-suite bathrooms. The stand-out feature of the penthouse is its wonderful rooftop terrace with a spectacular view of the capital including Madrid’s four famous skyscrapers which can be seen in the distance. The area is also ideal for alfresco dining since it has a breakfast bar, a kitchen complete with a barbecue and a stunning dining area underneath a vine covered iron gazebo. The rooftop also has a plunge pool so that guests can cool off in Madrid’s hot summers. Finally, the property has access to a garage. All in all, this impressive property is ideal for those searching for style and space in the heart of Salamanca.
Surface Area: 170 m² (15 m² is allocated to the terrace and 85 m² to the rooftop). Eighth floor. In front of the entrance there is a small terrace that is fitted with a three-seater sofa, one armchair and two coffee tables. The living room is furnished with a four-seater sofa, two elegant armchairs, a coffee table and a free standing curved TV. The dining area comes with a table with seats for up to eight people and features a home bar with two stools. The kitchen is independent and comes with a round table with four chairs. In addition, it is fully equipped. The master bedroom has a super king size bed (2,00m x 2,00m), an ottoman, two bedside tables with lamps, a desk with a chair, built-in closets and en-suite bathroom with shower. The second bedroom is fitted with two single beds (1,10m x 2,00m), a side table with a lamp, a desk with a chair, built-in closets and en-suite bathroom with shower. The third bedroom comes with a double bed (0,90m x 2,00m), a desk with a chair and built-in closets. There is a third bathroom with a walk-in shower. The rooftop terrace features a BBQ area, a breakfast bar with two stools, and a seating area with a coffee table and two chairs. The terrace also features a dining area with a round table with seats for up to eight people and a sun lounge area with a sunbed and an outdoor plunge pool. The entire apartment has wooden floors, except for the bathrooms, the dining area, the kitchen and the terrace which are tiled.