This quiet 1 to 2 bedroom apartment sits on the 2nd floor of a lovely period building in Paris’ 5th district, near the gothic Bernardins monastery and the Sorbonne quarter. Close to boulevard Saint-Germain, the Seine and the Ile Saint-Louis, the botanical gardens and Natural History Museum are also nearby.
Charming historical details include 4 fireplaces, herringbone hardwood flooring, molding and wainscoting. The apartment benefits from triple exposure, with windows in every room. Tucked away from street noise, French windows overlook quiet courtyards on both sides.
An entry hall leads to separate living and dining rooms which make it ideal for entertaining, and the kitchen is adjacent to the dining room. The master bedroom includes a fireplace and built-in storage. The library / sitting room with its antique Prussian stove also makes an ideal guest bedroom or office. A basement storage unit is included in the sale.
The legendary Latin Quarter with its jazz clubs and cafés is in walking distance, as is the Pantheon.
This Sorbonne area apartment in the historical center of Paris makes an ideal pied-à-terre, primary residence or rental investment.