In the renowned Florentine square of Piazza D'Azeglio, one of the best residential addresses in Florence and just a stone’s throw from the historic centre, a unique and lavish furnished apartment spread over approximately 710 sq. mt. / 7,650 sq. ft., on the first floor of an elegant Art Nouveau palazzo.
Exclusive location in the heart of Florence, just 1500m from the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazza Duomo. Landmarks like the gardens of Della Gherardesca, the University of Florence and the hospital Santa Maria Nuova fall in a 800m radius. All services are within range. The airport is only 9km far.
This exclusive listed residence is situated over the first floor (or piano nobile) and includes vast entertaining areas and reception rooms. The welcoming entrances open up on to the various living areas of this distinguished property. The magnificent reception room with important 20-foot ceilings, is characterised by the array of unique period features, including rich ornamentation and elegant stucco friezes. From here, one accesses the graceful and harmonious dining room. The large well-equipped kitchen, with secondary access, is internally connected to the staff accommodation. The sleeping area consists of the elegant master suite, with finely plastered ceilings, double dressing-room and two en-suite bathrooms and which leads to an ample and inviting terrace with views on to greenery. Five large double bedrooms each with en-suite bathroom complete the sleeping quarters. The mezzanine level offers a large studio, a home cinema and spa. Overall, well-sized rooms and an excellent and functional distribution of space. The property includes a staff apartment with separate entrance which also comprises the laundry rooms, a large cellar, two private covered parking spaces and shares in the concierge’s house.
State and finishes
Built in 1902, Palazzo Uzielli is considered the most outstanding and prestigious example of early twentieth century residential architecture, with its monumental rooms and double height 20-foot ceilings. In the course of its history, the property was also used as Prince Strozzi’s private residence, who removed fine furnishings and decorations from Palazzo Strozzi to embellish the ballroom. The magnificent philological renovation with refined materials and sumptuous furnishings create an exclusive and luxurious environment, in following with the characteristics of the period. The property has recently undergone a complete and careful restoration, which has preserved the splendid interior decoration, including precious frescoes and architectural elements whilst inserting the most up-to-date of home comforts. This remarkable historic home presents immaculately maintained interiors, including elegant wooden furnishings and bespoke ceramic tile and herringbone parquet floors. The property gives onto well-manicured private gardens and from the large windows, it enjoys natural light throughout the day, making the apartment strikingly luminous and extremely quiet.
A unique opportunity to purchase a prestigious and lavish historic property, equipped with all comforts and furnishings, decorated with only the finest of details. One of the best residential addresses in Florence.