An entire modernist property in Barcelona for sale
Here is an opportunity to acquire an entire modernist property in Barcelona. The property for sale is located in one of the most sought after areas of Barcelona’s Eixample area, the modernist heart of Barcelona and a few blocks from Paseo de Gracia and Avenida Diagonal.
The modernist property for sale in Barcelona was built in 1906 and designed by the renowned architect Josep Pe?rez Terraza.
The Barcelona property is built over 5 floors, including the ground floor. Each floor measures 385m2 and it is possible to extend the building with an additional top floor level. There is also an existing basement level, in addition to the current 5 floors.
Due to its typical modernist architecture, the magnificent painted ceilings and with its location in the heart of the modernist Eixample area, the property is listed and protected. However, it is possible to apply for change of use from residential to commercial use and convert it to a hotel or other commercial use.
Barcelona’s modernista movement
The development of the Eixample area of Barcelona at the turn of the 19th century was also what started the transformation of Barcelona into a city of influence and power.
The project was put in place in order to extend the city limits and wealthy local businessmen enthusiastically supported the development, eager to spend large amounts of money in order to build the most impressive building in the new and exclusive area of Barcelona.