Wood-enrobed warehouse converted into a 2-storey accommodation
This stylish and charming property offers a quiet and luxury living and leisure space.It has been reinvented with exceptional originality and the utmost respect for the materials used in its original construction – bare brickwork and pine wood from the Dolomite mountains later supplemented with chestnut wood from Galicia, in northern Spain.A discreet little doorway right on Campo del Redentore opens to reveal a Mediterranean-style secret courtyard garden - a patch of pure bliss amidst the paving stones of Giudecca planted with lemon trees, olive trees, jujube, pomegranate and vines, and delicately scented with jasmine, rosemary and assorted herbs.A further entrance leads into a main air-conditioned warehouse space with its sensational vaulted and galleried open-plan living and leisure area, a triumph in tawny timber and handsome high-end neutrals, comprising:- A 12 x 3 m indoor and oxygen maintained swimming pool running along the centre of the space, 1.10 m depth throughout and with a countercurrent swimming device;- A sitting area along one side with subtle lighting and a series of inbuilt banquettes for poolside lounging. Additional tables, chairs and further seating along the opposite side of the pool;- A home cinema /TV area;- A service bathroom with shower and Turkish Bath/sauna;- A compact, well-equipped and air-conditioned kitchen;- 2 air-conditioned double bedrooms situated near Capannone's entrance, each with a double bed, a desk area, satellite TV and a smart en-suite bathroom.Stairs lead up to the open galleried level above, including:- A further sitting area, attractively furnished and with ample seating;- An extensive library gallery area along one side;- A third bedroom area with seating and a double bed adjacent to a stylish bathroom suite with Jacuzzi;- An intimate dining area.
Within a stone's throw of the upscale restaurants of Hotel Cipriani on the trendy and laid-back island of Giudecca, where Sir Elton John has a home, and only minutes by vaporetto to the Zattere and Piazza San Marco.Also near to Harry's Dolci, the Hilton Molino Stucky's restaurants and Skyline Rooftop Bar to the showroom of the historic Fortuny factory.Near to a host of small local shops for all your self-catering needs and to a variety of traditional bars and restaurants.Please note all distances and measurements are approximate and for security reasons, are not representative of the exact location of the property. For more information on the precise location of the property and its surrounding area, please contact the listed Property Adviser.