19509 - Architectural Luxury Home for Sale in Villa Real - Casa Malinche
Property number: 19509
Responsible agent: Yali Alpizar
For sale: $ 2,700,000
Emerald Collection (Exclusive)
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Featured Community: VILLA REAL
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Department (Province): San José
Municipality (Canton): Santa Ana
Commune (District): Pozos
Neighborhood: Eco Residential Villa Real
Total built area m2: 1,000 m2
Under roof (living space) m2: 853 m2
Plot area (land) m2: 3,272.02 m2
Full bathrooms: 5
Half guest bathrooms: 1
Maid´s quarters with a bathroom: 1
Number of floors: 2
Has an elevator: No
Indoor parking: 2
Open parking: 6
Year of construction: 2009
Own pool: No
Covered terrace: Yes
Type of view: Valley, mountains, sunsets
Air conditioning: In the bedrooms
Community - Common Expenses: HOA $ 600
- Urban Center: yes
- Police: yes
- School: yes
- Public transportation: yes
- Parks and gardens: yes
- Pharmacy: yes
- Highway: yes
- Supermarket: yes
Type of furniture or equipment included: Lamps, curtains, all built-in furniture, refrigerator, stove, dishwasher, washer and dryer.
Other important details of the property: Bose sound system in the social areas, smart lighting system, central air conditioning system in the master bedroom and first floor bedroom. Mini split system in the second-floor bedrooms. Water treatment plant. Water purification system in the kitchen. Water reserve tank.
Architect: Omar Chavarria
Construction company: Gerardo Corrales
Artist who painted social areas and niches: Antonio Rimada
Artisans from Sarchí handmade the fine wood coffered ceilings of the living room and the dining room
Inspired by the charm of the old-world villas, this spectacular estate offers the best of timeless design and pure elegance, with all the virtues of living in the prestigious gated community of Santa Ana, Eco Residential Villa Real. The astounding beauty of the location demanded a structure that took full advantage of the picture-perfect surroundings, with the main level raising over the landscaped gardens.
Extremely private, Casa Malinche is a two-story luxury home that incorporates the finest in architectural details, located in a privilege section of the West side of the community far away from the noisy highway, and enjoying panoramic views of the Santa Ana Valley, the mountains and the spectacular sunsets over the Pacific Ocean at the far distance, from its expansive lot of 3,272.02 m2.
The formal entry opens to an impressive covered courtyard with a Spanish style water fountain, that become the heart of the house, connecting by ample hallways with high beamed ceilings, the social areas, the kitchen and the bedrooms. Owners can entertain within the light-filled great room and covered terrace, or outside, by following the external staircase, where there is an outdoors jacuzzi area, a private office with a full bathroom, and a private tropical paradise of lush exotic landscaping with variety of palm trees, avocado and citrus trees, orchids, and mature trees that bloom during the year, providing freshness and a serene tranquility to the oversized backyard, which can easily accommodate a swimming pool, a BBQ area with pool house and guest house, if desired.
An ample elevated underroof terrace is an extension of the social areas, making the most of the climate, the light and the views, with a magnificent sunset balcony to spend memorable moments in the intimacy of home. The terrace and formal dining areas are connected with the ample well-equipped kitchen that includes a comfortable breakfast area, strategically located to admire the views.
Spanish colonial design elements prevail with old world craftsmanship and remarkable details. The social areas come with fine porcelanato floors and all walls where artfully painted by Venezuelan artist Antonio Rimada.
The finest materials have been used throughout this unique luxury home for sale in Villa Real. A group of talented artisans from Sarchi worked in the spectacular hand carved, triple height, cedarwood ceilings of the living room and dining room areas. The open beamed ceilings are made of Tamarindo wood from the Atlantic region, a very rare and exotic kind of hard wood. All the doors of the house are made of solid Cedar wood and the floors in all the bedrooms area made of Guapinol wood. All the exotic woods used in this majestic house went through years of drying processes, before becoming part of this architectural masterpiece.
The four bedrooms with their own bathroom and walk-in closet, provide plenty of privacy and comfortable family relaxation. All bedrooms come with solid floors in precious Guapinol wood and bathroom cabinets in Cedar wood. The master bedroom is perfectly located on the main level, and comes with a large bathroom with jacuzzi and shower, double vanity and ample cabinetry in precious cedar wood. A private terrace opens to the tropical gardens with all kinds of orchids hanging from the trees. A second bedroom with bathroom is also located on the main level next to the master bedroom, ideal for little children. The other two bedrooms are located in the second floor besides a TV room.
The house is completed with an elegant guest bathroom, a meditation room, an underroof two car garage with plenty of storage space, additional parking for several cars inside the property, an ample laundry room and a maid´s quarters with a bathroom.