Sotheby's International Realty - Cuernavaca, MOR

Located on a private and gated estate in Cuernavaca, Mexico, Quinta Toscana is a beautiful home with a main characteristic of a delightful open-air atrium at the heart of the home, giving a bright well-ventilated living space in this spectacular residence. The main house is configured with 4 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, an extensive second-floor room and a charming Mexican colonial kitchen that is decorated with handmade Talavera tiling and rustic wooden beams and counters. The kitchen has the charm of a quaint, country-style cooking space, including a colonial-style stove with six burners. The bedrooms are distributed around the atrium, the courtyard features an attractive fountain and commanding stone columns. The living room has a generous sitting area with a brick and stone fireplace. A separate dining room, and a large library/study. The second floor offers a 4thbedroom with a large area featuring a lounge and a second library/study. This relaxing upstairs living room has its own terrace which sits at the front of the house. Quinta Toscana has various terraces and patios at the front and rear of the property. Each of them is furnished for dining or lounging, and overlooks the tranquility of the well-manicured gardens. The rear of the house has a lovely stone patio, which gives way to the lush green gardens and a refreshing swimming pool; beyond is a peaceful, natural pond. The private guest suite is located below the main floor, facing the gardens and the pool. This guest suite is well appointed with a lounge, a bedroom, a full bathroom, and a kitchenette. The estate includes, staff quarters with three bedrooms and bathroom, four-car garage, storage and laundry facilities. The living space is typified by the enormous footprint - filled with light and air - which seamlessly transitions from inside to the gorgeous surrounding outdoor nature.