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Beautiful downtown penthouse in what used to be a movie theatre for sale

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  • Bright open space Former movie theather now a downtown penthouse. Photo/Kjöreign


  • On Laugavegur street The apartment is located on the capital's main shopping street. It's on the two top floors of this building that used to house part of Stjörnubíó cinema. 

A bright and spacious penthouse apartment located on Reykjavík’s main thoroughfare, Laugavegur street, is on the market. The two-storey apartment used to be a movie theatre but was converted into a flat when the theatre closed in 2002.

The apartment is 150 square meters (1,615 ft2). The lower floor features a bright open space kitchen, a bathroom and a living room, a storage room and a 20 square meters (215 ft2) south facing balcony.

The upper floor has two bedrooms, a bathroom and an open area on the indoor balcony which is used a work-space and overlooks the kitchen area.

Read more: Real estate sales increase 82.7% in Reykjavík from 2015 to 2016

The property cost 74,9 million ISK (552,319 Euros/ 613,632 USD).

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The apartment has a southward facing balcony.


The kitchen area is extremely spacious.


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