Originally a two-story home built in the 1880s, two extra floors and a red-tiled slatted roof has been added, benefitting from all four air-flow directions. According to the strict regulations of the Jerusalem Municipality’s Department of Conservation, the ground and lower floors have been expertly restored and renovated, whilst maintaining the unique character of the original home. The two newly-added upper floors reflect a modern style that beautifully blends as complimentary additions to the style of the two lower floors.
An elevator shaft has been prepared for access to all floors.
The building is entirely air-conditioned, each floor with its own separate system. A water-based underfloor heating system has been installed throughout the building.
The ground-level entrance is from Zvi Graetz Street, the front door is accessed through a courtyard. On this floor, there are spacious living areas, kitchen, bathroom and guest toilet.
On the lower-ground level, from which there is access to the garden, there is a room with an original groined/cross vault, three other rooms, a warehouse, a Mamad, and a renovated original cistern.
The two recently-added floors:
First Floor: A landing that overlooks the large living area of the ground floor. One master bedroom and ensuite bathroom, with an adjoining balcony. Two further bedrooms, each with a private balcony, and a bathroom servicing both bedrooms.
Second Floor: Large bedroom with ensuite bathroom, two bedrooms with shared bathroom, and a lounge area/family room which opens out onto a large balcony.
Upper Floor/Attic: This 100-square-meter attic features exposed wooden timber beams built into the house’s eaves and is bathed with natural light from a large picture window.
Area of plot: 411 sqm
Area built: 484 sqm
Area of Roof/Attic: 100 sqm
Balconies: 42 sqm
Garden Area: 258 sqm
the property is Built on private land, located in a quiet, dead-end street between Talbiyeh and the German Colony neighborhoods.
Value of property: 57,000,000 NIS – as per evaluation of professional real estate appraisement.