This one of a kind apartment occupying the second Floor of this renowned building in Isle St Louis built in 1934 by architect Louis Sue and commissioned by Helena Rubinstein was the apartment of President Georges Pompidou ( he occupied the north side of the apartment for 30 years.
After his widow death we purchased both apartments on the floor and made them into one.
The 450 square meter property was designed entirely and fully renovated by famous architect John Pawson.
The 9 large windows overlooking the Seine ( river ) create a dramatic scenery for this exceptional property filled with sun and light, watching the different boats passing by one feels that they live on a beautiful island.
The unique neighborhood of Isle St Louis is filled with great restaurants, excellent gourmet cheese stores, butcher, bakery etc....
As consider by many Parisians friends from high end Fashion houses and magazine publications the apartment is considered one of the most beautiful properties in Paris.
Description - Ile Saint-Louis, Hôtel de Ville
Ile Saint-Louis is the smallest of the two Parisian islands (the other being Île de la Cité). It is located in the historic heart of the capital and is one of the most charming typically Parisian scenery you will find. You can stroll through its cobbled streets, or walk along the quays for a magnificent view of the Seine and Paris. You will also find a few sumptuous "Hotel Particuliers" the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries mansions. For a little gourmet break you should definitely stop at Berthillon for their tasty ice cream!You are at a 10 minutes walking distance from Hôtel de Ville ( the Paris City Hall ) and the Louvre Museum or even the Notre Dame Cathedral, what more could you ask for ?