spacious luxury apartment on Auguststrasse 6 in Central Mitte
The Apartment :
A recently built spacious 135 m2 first floor luxury apartment, constructed to high standards with a limestone façade to complement the classical architectural features of Auguststrasse.
granite tiled sunlit entrance hall and a mirrored lift, the apartment
has a large balcony, garage, 3m high ceilings, oak wooden paneled floors
with under floor heating and plenty of natural light. Fully furnished
with contemporary designer furniture, including Poggenpohl kitchen and
Italian stone bathroom tiles, it has a large central living room, with
internet, TV, HD video/cd player and kammer (wood burning fire), a dinning
area and two sets of 3m high french windows leading to the balcony. Off
the central living area is the fitted kitchen, fully equipped with Siemens
cooker, dishwasher, hob and microwave and includes a bar and small dining
table. There are three bedrooms with generous storage space, including
stylish Italian designer wardrobes. The main bedroom has a super-king
bed, the second two singles and the third has a luxury king-sized sofa
bed which doubles up as an office (with desk) in the day time if required.
Bed linen and towels supplied. There is a utility room with washer and
dryer, large bathroom with bidet, bath and shower and a second separate
toilet. The basement includes a storage room and garage space for one
car. There is a courtyard with a small garden and children’s play
area. The flat has a spacious balcony over looking the garden with south
facing views of the listed Post office (postfurampt) building with it’s
glorious restored dome and ample courtyard.
Cleaner can be provided at extra cost and children's cot on request. In general the flat has good disabled access including a wheelchair friendly shower.
This Historical street, known locally as 'Gallery Mile', houses numerous contemporary art galleries and is a hub for the important Berlin Biennale and the annual Gallery Weekend. Auguststrasse and it's surrounding streets have numerous trendy restaurants, cafes and small shops. The apartment is a two minute walk to the S-bahn and a five minute walk to the U-bahn. It is also walking distance, over the river Spree, to the Museum Island and to Friederichstrasse and Oranienburgerstrasse, two of Berlins's most important shopping streets. Nearby is Spandauer Vorstadt, the largest and best preserved historical area of Berlin, and the popular tourist area of Hackerschemarkt, leading to Alexander Platz.
The five museums that comprise Berlin’s famous Museum Island are the Neues Museum, the Pergamon Museum, the Old Museum (Altes Museum), The Bode Museum and the Old National Gallery (Alte Nationalgalerie). The island was devised as a cultural center around 1841 and although nearly 70% of the buildings were destroyed during World War II, thanks to a recent reconstruction and re-modernization program all five museums have been restored
Local contemporary art galleries include, KW Institute for Contemporary Art (Auguststraße 69), Haunch of Venison (Heidestr. 46), Galerie Neugerriemschneider (Lininstrasse155), The Collectors Room (Augustr. 68), and Hamburger Bahnhof Museum (Invalidenenstrasse 50-51). Other important local attractions include the restored New Berlin Synagogue (Oranienburgerstrasse 28-30), the Museum for Communication (Leipziger Straße 15), the Postfurampt/photography Gallery (corner Oranienburgerstr. and Tucholskystr.) and to be appreciated for it's neoclassical charm, Stadtbad Mitte (Gartenstr.5) which offers excellent swimming facilities. There are also several local parks with children's play areas.
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