This top floor 1 bedroom for sale lies in a 17th century former convent in the Gobelins area of Paris’ 13th district. On the 3rd floor without elevator, it overlooks an arcaded courtyard. The Gobelins gardens are nearby in this quiet residential Parisian neighborhood.
Double exposure provides an abundance of sunlight in the 430 sq. ft. apartment. An entry hall with windows and built-in bookshelves leads to the living and dining area with vaulted ceiling, exposed beams, 4 windows, skylight and a fully equipped semi-open kitchen.
The bedroom with built-in storage overlooks the quiet courtyard. Adjacent to the bedroom is a sunny bathroom with colorful tiles.
Shops and restaurants in the charming surrounding area enhance its village-like atmosphere. Transportation links are also close by.
This diverse district is home to the Gobelins Tapestry Factory that supplied the court of Louis XIV, the François Mitterrand National Library, and the tech incubator Station F.
In the adjacent 5th district are the Pantheon, the Jardin des Plantes botanical gardens and the rue Mouffetard with its many restaurants. The Paris Observatory is also nearby.
In a truly Parisian location tucked away from the touristy areas, this top floor property makes an ideal pied-à-terre, investment opportunity or primary residence.