Historic building designed by Brunelleschi, dating from 1420 and completely renovated in 2011. The apartment, built as a theater, is the same where the opera was performed for the first time attended by the Count Bardi, hence the name of the palace, and Vincenzo Galilei, Galileo's brother. From a magnificent courtyard with arched porch one reaches the main floor where the apartment is located. Downstairs: entrance hall with library, charming master bedroom with frescoes with en suite bathroom, two rooms with own relax area and bathroom en suite connected by a large open space with a height of 7 meters, guest bathroom, laundry. At the top level, mezzanine (height 3 meters) that overlooks the lower floor with living room, dining room, kitchen, cocktail and coffee bar. The style is a combination of the finest contemporary Italian design and architectural Florentine details of the '500. All the rooms are very spacious. The interior is superbly decorated with original works in stucco, stone and frescoes of the eighteenth century. The furniture of the Bauhaus designers are the best: Van Der Rohe, Eames, Le Corbusier, coordinated with a valuable seventeenth century sofa and two terracotta statues. The lights of Castiglioni, Flos and Fontana Arte give to the place a truly special atmosphere, especially during the evening. The equipment of the kitchen and internal systems are works of art: wi-fi internet, air conditioning, heating, sound system, video system, flat screen TVs in living rooms and in each bedroom, DVD and CD players, satellite TV, water purification system. Floors in"pastellone", Bisazza in the bathrooms. Concierge service.
The likes of Michelangelo, Botticelli and Leonard da Vinci have left their genius on Florence, the Tuscan capital that can feel like an open-air museum. The city that is the birthplace of the Renaissance is a UNESCO World Heritage site. Art flourishes in its churches, bridges and squares.Read more about luxury homes in Florence