Architectural Masterpiece Of Classical Modernism

Heerbrugg, SWITZERLAND
CHF|3650000CHF fr.3,650,000USD $4,011,033
MLS RPID69
Web code AGFR
Status Active

Key Details

Total Beds
3
Total Baths
4
Year Built
1954
Room Count
7
Views
Park

Overview

We are offering a rare opportunity to purchase a Bauhaus-Villa built by Otto Glaus in 1954 in a beautiful location in the low-tax municipality of Heerbrugg. Otto Glaus, a direct disciple of Le Corbusier, one of the most influential architects of the 20th century, was given free rein by his client at the time to design this unique property. All the dimensions of the building and the furniture designed by Glaus correspond to Le Corbusier's 'Modulor' down to the last detail. The balanced effect of the dimensional harmony prompted him to use the harmonious laws in all of his later...
buildings.   HIGHLIGHTS: - Bauhaus-Villa according to Le Corbusier's Modulor - Masterpiece by Otto Glaus, a direct student of Le Corbusier - Timeless, modern architectural language with original furniture - Renovated in 2017 to a high standard, in style and with attention to detail - Newly renovated, in keeping with the style Garage for three vehicles - Idyllic land plot surrounded by old trees and shrubs in a family-friendly residential area - Living and working under one roof - Approximately seven rooms on two floors and about 275 square meters of living space (GFA approximately 439 square meters) - Light-flooded entrance hall with built-in cupboards and guest toilet - Modern, fully equipped kitchen with storage space and a kitchenette - Open-plan dining area overlooking the colorful garden - Spacious living room with fireplace and floor-to-ceiling glazing (extended room heights) - Elegant master bedroom in the south wing of the building with Bathroom en suite - Adjacent guest room with additional bathroom - Approximately 10 square meters of office space with built-in cupboards - Cosy lounge (reading room/ TV room) - Servants room with washbasin - Separate, extremely elegant office wing - Wine cellar, utility room, air-raid shelter, technical rooms (basement) - Well-thought-out spatial layout - Well-kept outdoor facilities with swimming pool, changing room, shower - Overall unique color design in the interior as well as exterior according to the 'Polychromie Architecturale', a color system created by Le Corbusier. For further information on this exceptional property and to arrange a viewing appointment, please do not hesitate to contact us at any time. This impressive single-family house is located in the middle of a quiet, family-friendly neighborhood at the southwestern end of the municipality of Heerbrugg. The community itself has an excellent infrastructure and is family-, business- and tax-friendly. The center is only 550 meters away and offers various shopping facilities, banks, post office, restaurants and many other services. Also in the centre there is the train station which, in addition to the motorway that is only four minutes away, gives a very very fast and ecological access to larger urban centres such as Chur, Buchs, St. Gallen or Zurich. Heerbrugg is located in the heart of the border triangle between Germany, Austria and Liechtenstein. All these countries can be reached within a maximum driving time of 20 minutes. You too can benefit from these many advantages.

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Amenities

Fireplaces
In living room
Hot Tub
No
Cooling
Cooling via roof cooling
Heating
Floor heating
Parking
Approx. 5 outdoor parking spaces
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