Immerse yourself in the rich history of Olhão by making this exquisite, one-of-a-kind mansion your own. A rare gem in the city centre, it retains its original architectural elegance while boasting a 120m2 private garden and swimming pool. Lovingly restored by its current owners, this home combines timeless charm with modern amenities to ensure a comfortable and luxurious living experience.
Once the pride of wealthy fish cannery and shipping magnates in the early 20th century, very few such mansions still stand today. French, Spanish, and Italian influences are evident in the opulent architecture, lending the town of Olhão a unique and captivating allure.
- close to all amenities and olhao
- mural paintings
- equipped kitchen
- 127m2 roof terrace
- year of construction: 1920.
- 161m2 built area
- 120m2 garden
This remarkable home features an array of stunning details, including hydraulic mosaic floors, "Escaiola" mural painting techniques on the walls, original moldings adorning the ceilings, and original parquet flooring in the bedrooms. The 4m high ceilings evoke the grandeur of a Petit Palais, making this residence truly extraordinary.
Upon entering the majestic foyer, you're greeted by a stately vestibule and a corridor that leads to two bedrooms (one en suite), an office-library (which could also serve as a bedroom), a cozy and bright living room, a dining room with impressive volume, and two additional bathrooms.
The fully-equipped kitchen, complete with a FALCON cooking range, opens onto a serene 120m2 garden. The garden features a spacious terrace with a summer kitchen, a historic mulberry tree, a lemon tree, and a Monstera plant. The Portuguese Calçada-covered garden floor surrounds the saltwater pool, which is lined with exotic "Ipé" wood and comes with an electric curtain, diatomaceous earth filtration, and automatic water quality control.
The home's interior staircase leads to the first floor, where you'll find a tranquil 35m2 master suite with a private lounge, bedroom, dressing room, and bathroom. This floor also houses a laundry room and access to a sprawling 127m2 roof terrace, fitted with pergola-shaded garden furniture and various plants.
This exceptional home is situated in the captivating city of Olhão, known for its traditional fishing port, stunning beaches, lively markets, and distinctive "cubist" architecture. Located just 20 minutes from Faro International Airport, it's also within easy reach of numerous tourist attractions and world-class golf courses.
A parking space may be available for purchase.
Experience unparalleled luxury and charm in this exceptional historic residence, a true standout in the enchanting city of Olhão.