19714 – Mansion on the border between Santa Ana & Ciudad Colón

US $2,970,000
Santa Ana, San José, Costa Rica
Status: Active

Monastic Mansion – Land area 8,541 m2

Welcome to a sanctuary of elegance and design, where the majesty of nature merges with architectural perfection to create a truly unique residence. As you begin your journey down the cobblestone street, flanked by towering palm trees, this spectacular house reveals itself, a testament to refined taste and meticulous attention to detail, where every element is a masterpiece.

The timeless architecture of this magnificent property harmoniously blends with the use of natural materials such as stone and wood, evoking a sense of belonging to the environment and an intimate connection with the earth. The impressive main door promises a commanding entrance, preceded by monumental stairs more than two meters wide, which not only enhance the grandeur of the entry but invite you to discover what lies beyond.

Once inside, the residence opens to a breathtaking panorama towards the west, where the living room, dining room, and main terrace benefit from unparalleled views of golden sunsets, the vast urban horizon, and majestic mountains. This house is not just a place to live, but a stage for unforgettable experiences, where every day offers an incomparable visual spectacle and a life filled with memorable moments. Welcome to your next home, where beauty and serenity live in perfect harmony.

The Monastic Mansion, located on the border between Santa Ana and Brasil de Mora, was built and conceived to provide its inhabitants with all the comforts and luxuries for a lifestyle of the highest level. Achieving a flat lot with unobstructed views of the city and mountains, it boasts two entrance accesses, one to the main house and another service entrance for suppliers for any event and for the secondary house used by the service staff. The main house was built and expanded in two tracts, first in 2004 by Zurcher Architects and then in 2013 with a significant expansion and remodeling.

It features two levels and sublevels that ensure the social area is completely private, perfect for guaranteeing the success of any activity. On the lower level, an area currently used as a space with a pool table, complete bathroom, and its own kitchen and pantry, which could perfectly be used as a loft apartment if needed. Additionally, on this same level are the dining room and bar, all enclosed with glass doors to preserve the impressive view, both areas connecting to the pool and patio with two bathrooms (one with shower), and sauna.

Additionally, a wonderfully decorated wine cellar is the perfect space for a pairing evening. On the main level of the house, there is a half bathroom, living room, and dining room with vaulted brick ceilings, followed by a covered terrace that connects to the kitchen with a large family room and pantry. In the service area, there are two service rooms, each with its bathroom and storage room. The TV room, overlooking a beautiful fountain, is the anteroom to stairs that lead to the second floor where there are four spacious bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, and walk-in closets. The master bedroom also features a terrace and an external jacuzzi.

This mansion is decorated with the most exquisite taste and detailed with the highest quality finishes such as natural stone floors, vaulted ceilings, some windows with frames brought from India, wooden beams, and natural wood flooring. Additionally, the property has its own water well, which provides all the necessary supply, 5 storage rooms, parking for 4 vehicles under cover and 6 or more outside. Simply a jewel like few others.

To complement this property, an independent house within the garden of the house is conceptualized for a couple or family to live and dedicate to the different daily tasks to be performed and thus have the right staff of reliability. This construction that is quite comfortable with a total measurement of 90mts2.

About the location:
Very easy access to route 27, Escazu and Santa Ana along with all the services that the area offers. The west of the capital has grown a lot, so it has all kinds of services and commerce just 5 minutes away. It is the best combination of a quiet life outside the hustle and bustle of the city but extremely close to all the essentials and more.

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This unique 4 Bedroom home with 5 Bathrooms is a prime example of the luxury real estate available in Santa Ana, San José. You can visit our San José search pages for more luxury real estate choices in Santa Ana.