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Historic Coral Gables Home is a Work of Art … a European Masterpiece

Unless I’m at Vizcaya, I don’t often stumble across the kind of artistic European detailing that we saw yesterday … in a house listed for sale at 644 Altara Avenue.  The workmanship and details are unique …. a breath of fresh air.   Listed for $2,189,000 the asking price translates to $450.00 a square foot.

Price per square foot can be “sticky”… because…  with any piece of artwork,  value hinges on workmanship (and location) … not just on mere size comparison.

644 Altara Av Kitchen

This  3/3.5 historic 1925-built Gables home … is a veritable museum of ornately detailed workmanship  … an artisan’s masterpiece….full of handcarved woodwork, stained glass, mosaic tile, a wine cellar, high impact copper windows and doors, vaulted ceilings,  charming gardens and patios, pool, and a 1/1 guest house.

644 Altara Av Wine Cellar

This two story home is  listed listed by Remax.

I don’t often come across such exquisitely preserved homes in Miami … Historic homes are few and far between. They don’t get much ‘older’ than 1925  in South Florida.   And this one has the flair and warmth of the ‘old world’.

644 Altara Av Dining RoomIf you’d like to see this or others … please call ….   You are welcome to contact us by phone or email: Alexandra 305 632-0164 or Vicki 305 793-1365 …  Restivo Hechtman Team @ EWM Realty International  [email protected] .

 

 

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