The Eixample

C/ Consell de Cent 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
Un precioso piso de diseño en la corazon de l´eixample, cerca del metro rocafort. Tiene dos habitaciones dobles, totalmente amueblado, una terraza impressionante al nivel del piso privada. Cocina abierta Recibi mucha luz. Disponible a partir del 1 de abril.
  • Microwave
  • Washing Machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Sheets & Towels
  • Hairdryer
  • Intercom
  • Kitchenware
  • Oven
  • TV
  • Wi-fi
  • Iron & Ironing board
  • Coat hangers
  • No Parking
  • Hot plate
  • Exterior
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
The Neighbourhood
The Eixample is characterized by long straight streets, a strict grid pattern crossed by wide avenues, and square blocks with chamfered corners (named illes in Catalan, manzanas in Spanish).This was a visionary, pioneering design by Ildefons Cerdà, who considered traffic and transport along with sunlight and ventilation in coming up with his characteristic octagonal blocks, where the streets broaden at every intersection making for greater visibility, better ventilation and (today) some short-stay parking space. 

The grid pattern remains as a hallmark of Barcelona, but many of his other provisions were ignored: the four sides of the blocks and the inner space were built instead of the planned two or three sides around a garden; the streets were narrower; only one of the two diagonal avenues was carried out; the inhabitants were of a higher class than the mixed composition dreamed of by Cerdà. The important needs of the inhabitants were incorporated into his plan, which called for markets, schools, hospitals every so many blocks. Today, most of the markets remain open in the spots they have been from the beginning.
1800€/mo.
1800 €/mo 1mo.
1800€
Agency fee
300€
Total
2100€
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1800€/mo.
"Magnificent bright apartment"
1800€/mo.
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