Located between Rue Saint Paul and Rue Beautreillis, this apartment is centrally located in Paris. The historic district of the Marais has a lot of living advantages with many lovely little streets, cafés, and trendy shops. It is one of the most desi
This 110m² (approx. 1,180 sq. ft.) three-bedroom duplex apartment is located on the third French floor of an 18th century walk-up building. The entrance gate is protected by a coded security system that opens into a hall and a small garden that leads to an old-fashioned staircase.
The apartment entrance opens directly into a staircase leading to the dining area. From there, the apartment is divided as follows: on the first level are the separate kitchen, a dining room leading to a living room with high ceilings, and the master bedroom with an open bathroom. A narrow staircase in the dining area leads upstairs to the two teenage's bedrooms and bathroom.
The apartment is decorated with a contemporary, zen taste and has parquet floors everywhere except in the kitchen, which is tiled.
The 50m² (approx. 535 sq. ft.) living room has five double glazed-windows; three of them are northeast exposed and overlook the street and the two others have southwestern exposure and a view of the courtyard. A French door, accessible via a flight of steps, leads to a nice terrace with a wooden dining table and benches.
The living room is divided into two parts. The first one is the dining area furnished with a large wooden dining table and 6 chairs; it has 2m (approx 6.50 ft) ceilings. The second part is a traditional living room furnished with two sofas, a coffee table, high built-in bookshelves, a working fireplace, a flat screen cable TV, a DVD player, a stereo. Since the apartment is located under the roof, it has high ceilings (5.20m - 17.25 ft.).
The 10m² (approx. 105 sq. ft.) master bedroom has a double-glazed window with curtains overlooking the street. It is furnished with a double-size bed, a low cabinet, a bedside table and a built-in closet. Hidden behind a wall, there is an ensuite open bathroom with a bathtub, a separate shower and a washbasin with two small windows above it.
The separate kitchen has a double-glazed window overlooking the courtyard. It is equipped with five gas burners topped by a cooker hood, an oven, a microwave oven, a kettle, a coffee-maker, a toaster, a refrigerator, a freezer, a dishwasher and a combo washer/dryer.
On the second level, the staircase faces an opening that overlooks the living room and leads to the two teenage's bedrooms; they can be turned into one large open space since the rooms are separated by large sliding doors.
The 10m² (approx. 105 sq. ft.) second bedroom has a skylight and is furnished with a double size bed.
The 11m² (approx. 115 sq. ft.) third bedroom has two skylights and is furnished with a double size bed.
The second bathroom is linked to the two upstairs bedrooms and has a shower with two glass doors, a washbasin with a mirror, and shelves.
There is also a separate toilette located on the first level just above the entrance staircase; it has a washbasin and bookshelves.
The apartment has high-speed Internet and a wireless connection is available.
We are a couple, producer and psychologist, with 2 big boys, 21 and 16.
We live in Paris since ever and love this city, we often travel world wide and enjoy others houses thought Airbnb that why we decide for the first time to share our own.