Modern town house in the historic center of Abrantes. Almost at the top of the old city of Abrantes next to the church of São João Baptista, this modern house was built preserving the old facade on one side of the street. The entrance hall is light and airy and leads on the right into the L-shaped living room/dining room. The living room on one side has French doors with old wooden shutters on the inside which lead into a small private courtyard, another window gives onto the street. The glass facade in the entrance is a spectacular feature that runs right tot he top of the house and is very unusual in portuguese houses. A door in the glass wall leads into another larger courtyard for private use. On the ground floor there is also a powder room and a very large rectangular kitchen with modern amenities ,a pantry and plenty of room for a dining table. Wooden stairs lead to the first floor with 4 bedrooms. The master suite has its own bathroom with shower , built in wardrobe and a large dressing room. Next to this room is another smaller bathroom. There are a further 3 bedrooms on this floor, one used as a guest room ( built-in wardrobe), one as a childrens room and a larger one used as an office. On the second floor is a spacious bedroom/studio with its own bathroom, 3 smaller French windows with shutters with each their own little terrace and another set of large double French windows open up to a good size terrace on the side. From all of these terraces you can enjoy spectacular views on the old town, the churches and the castle. From the first floor a door leads into another courtyard with acces to the private parking space ( walled and gated) and to the entrance hall of the neighbouring block of flats. This entrance is the one the current owner uses the most as it leads right into a square next to the São João Baptista church which is accesible by car also for the inhabitants whereas the front entrance lies in a narrow pedestrian street with beautiful historic town houses. All floors in the house are wooden laminate floors, heating is provided by A/C. A solar boiler provides the necessary warm water.High speed internet (optic fibre) Practically all windows in the house are in pvc and all have double glazing. Abrantes is a lively town with a large choice of supermarkets, DIY stores and shops and has excelent acces to the A23 highway making a trip to Lisbon ( 1h 15), Porto ( 2h), Coimbra (45 minutes) and Castelo Branco ( 55 min) easy and stress free. Entroncamento railway station with direct connections to Lisbon and Porto is 25 minutes by car. Total m2: 258 m2 Energy certificate C Price: 215.000 Euros.