This lovely apartment is located on the piano nobile of Palazzo Morelli, an ancient building of the 16th century, completely restored and located just behind the beautiful Santa Croce square.
The owner of the apartment, a famous photographer and writer, has personally furnished and decorated this unique apartment with a perfect mix of modern taste and tradition with a touch of high tech design, as well as few hints from the recent past of the 50’s 60’s n 70’s, which confers to this charming apartment a “lounge”, relaxing feeling, despite it’s outstanding rich character.
Santa Croce apartment measures 100 square meters. It is located on the first floor with elevator, and consists of a splendid entrance decorated with frescoes dating back to the 1700’s painted on the walls and high ceilings. An archway will lead you from the brightly colored entrance into the modern living room with its white couches and marble fireplace (cannot be used).
In the living room there is also a dining area with a table for four. From the entrance a small corridor leads to a studio room. Also this room is completely decorated with frescoes, there is a TV, telephone, fax and Stereo. The sofa can be converted in a single sofa bed. This room could be also a bedroom for a guest. Next to the studio there is a bathroom with shower. The studio room is connected with the large and bright kitchen which has the access to a lovely terrace with table.
This is a perfect place for al fresco dinner during summer!! The kitchen is fully equipped with fridge, freezer, oven, dishwasher, gas range, Squezzer, American coffee machine, microwave. The devotion and care of the well trained owner’s eye for aesthetic, is remarkably clear in the choice of material used in the bedroom; wood on top of everything, as the particular bed, a crossover between a traditional wooden bed and a most modern futon. (Queen size bed - can not be separated).
This bedroom has an en suite bath room area with sink and tub, with glass walls. The WC is located in a different area enclosed with bedroom.
Despite its first floor (American second floor) position, the architecture of the surrounding buildings, with their private courtyards, allows a particular lightening conditions keeping its secluded character.
Equipments: The apartment is equipped, telephone and elevator. Air conditioning; TV. DVD. Internet WIFI High speed connection. Hair drier. Washing machine. Due to the frescoes, the AC fans are located in the living room and in the kitchen, but thanks to the power of the Invert Technology, the whole apartment (90 SQM)! benefits of the chill air.
Distances: Santa Croce square – 1 minute Uffizi Gallery - 10 minutes Grocery store - 200 meters
Thanks to its central location bars, restaurants, food stores and other facilities can be reached in few minutes walking.