This grand mansion, one of downtown Merida´s most recent restored jewels, has everything a home of this magnitude should contain. Starting with the elegant, French style facade and front gardens reminiscent of classical parterres, the beautiful balustrade and gates hiding the multiple-car parking only give a hint of what is to be found beyond. This home has been restored completely keeping and enhancing. important details and at the same time adding the elements needed to enjoy a modern, tropical lifestyle.
The main. house contains the public rooms which include a large kitchen, living and dining areas, a sumptuous entry hall and two guest rooms; original, decorative and luxurious details such as original doors, pasta floors, top-quality fixtures abound.
Outback is a super large pergola, for shady enjoyment and outdoor dining, various seating areas, mature fruit trees and well-designed recent gardens, all surrounding a very large and inviting pool. The additions of a large bathroom with extraordinary shower, various storage buildings and a fish pond make this area complete.
Just a stone a stone throw away, the casita features two large bedrooms ensuite with the separation between them being a romantic courtyard. The rear principal bedroom features one of the most beautiful and original bathrooms in Merida respecting its history of being once part of the extensive oven areas of a commercial bakery.
The area: this home is located in a neighborhood called las Cocos, just south of La Ermita, which is just starting to enjoy a rejuvenation with several large properties nearby under construction or recently finished; a new art gallery, one block away, and a public square, featuring a large statue of Pedro Infante (a 1950´s actor and singer who died tragically young) within eyesight, start to give one the feeling of what is the vibe of this area is and what it is going to be. Los Cocos is surprisingly well located with all major downtown attractions a short car ride away and access to the airport and major traffic arteries very close at hand. This is a great time acquire a mansion of this magnitude before the prices for homes go skyward as it is discovered.