Mountain Top Mansion with views of Central Valley
San Rafael de Escazu
City Living in Tropical Estate Style Home
Living in the city and surrounded by nature, this prime location offers you both.
Located on a 2,700 m² (approx 0.7 Acres) corner lot, featuring contemporary design elements blended with the tropical ambiance, this home is located a few blocks away from down town Escazú in the highly desirable area of Jaboncillos, near Plaza Paco. Surrounded by nature and plenty of trees, including many different fruit trees, you can enjoy city living with all the convenience places within walking distance.
The custom residence was designed and built by award winning international architect Bruno Stagno. Natural wood (Mountain Almendro), brick and tile, and cathedral ceilings provide a spacious, clean and open living environment, incorporating Stagno's signature design of "green balance" for 24/7 temperature control and airiness.
Approximately 766 m² (approx. 8,000 sq. ft) of construction, living space includes formal and casual areas, including; a spacious formal living room with fireplace, a large formal dining room, a "Great Room" with open kitchen concept and casual dining area leading to a terrace with second fireplace and barn doors opening onto a tropical garden. The master bedroom has large bathroom and Jacuzzi tub, walk-in closet and private patio. Other features include: three guest bedrooms and four additional bathrooms, an upstairs open loft area for relaxation. Additionally, the property has a 75 m² (approx 800 sq. ft) multi-use area with additional loft and private entrance that could serve as separate apartment living or office/shop or work space, and service quarters with separate entrance and bathroom/kitchen space.
The property is located just 8 minutes from major shopping centers (Multiplaza, Plaza Tempo, Avenida Escazú), CIMA, Blue Valley School, British School, Country Day School entertainment centers (Lindora, Plaza Itskazu) and restaurants. The National Geographic magazine quoted the climate in Escazú as one of the best in the world. The average temperature is between 18º C and 28º C (64 º F and 82 º F).
21-30 Years Old
Wall to Wall Carpet
5 + Car Garage
Jogging / Biking Path
Range / Oven
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