A beautifully restored historic mansion in the center of Athens serves as a reminder of stately living and old world charm.
Built in the 1860s during the great revival of Athens, this eight bedroom three level property evokes the feeling of grandeur and spaciousness. Ashley underwent renovations in 2019 and created comfortable modern living in a classical setting. Soothing gray and cream tones and neoclassical features grace the rooms. High ceilings boast intricate crown molding. The main floor offers two autonomous apartments that are ideal for hosting family and guests. The right wing apartment has a living room, en-suite bedroom and small kitchen. The left wing apartment has a living room with a kitchenette, a bedroom and bathroom and a staircase leading down to the lower level.
Ashley is located in the heart of the Athens historic center not far from the Acropolis and Syntagma Square. A truly impressive mansion offering families all the comforts and conveniences of city living.
A lovely wooden staircase leads up to the first floor. Next to a large entrance hall is a quaint living room whose stand-out feature is a white marble ornamented mantlepiece surrounding the fireplace. On this level there are two bedrooms, one bathroom and a guest WC and a renovated closed kitchen that features soft blue, gray tones. There is a lovely sitting room that could be converted into a bedroom.
On the lower level there are an additional three bedrooms. At the bottom of the staircase there is a small kitchenette and a bathroom. One bedroom is ensuite and the other two bedrooms share a bathroom.
Ashley reveals its private garden which is accessible from the main level. Here under the shade of an old orange tree, this lovely oasis offers plenty of space for intimate gatherings or restful moments. Connected to the garden is a 24,7 sq. m building currently used as a shop which could be converted to an additional guest house. There is also the option to build above the shop with the same footage.
Situated in the historic city center in Athens, museums, shops and archeological sites are all within walking distance.
The buyer of this property is eligible for the Greek Golden Visa Program.