Nuevos Horizontes Propiedades offers for sale The Atrium House, a stunning luxurious mansion overlooking the Central Valley with magnificent city and valley views. Nestled on the Northern slopes of the Central Valley in San Rafael de Heredia, it is a relaxed, private, tranquil, rural setting, surround by coffee plantations.

This luxury home was completed in 2010 and is a home of rare tranquility that is comfortable for a small family and a showpiece for large parties.

The property is 10,440 m2 or 2.579 acres and the construction is 1000 m2 (10763.9 sq.ft.). The lot terrace is on a gentle slope that leaves the house sitting high and majestic overlooking miles of coffee plantations with panoramic views of the city and mountains. Facing south west the home is bathed in natural sunlight all day.

The central feature, the Atrium, was inspired by Italian architecture and made from the finest marbles and granite, creating a warm, inviting showpiece.

This open one story luxury mansion has all the many large rooms designed around a central feature, a core glass covered Atrium, in stunning elegance. The Atrium House is named after this lavish 20-foot by 40-foot space clad in travertine marble, centered on a courtyard fountain sculpted from opulent black granite.

The stunning Atrium is covered by a custom engineered steel support structure with high tech self-cleaning and solar-E glass, which has the option to be totally open to the rest of the house or closed off by a frameless European sliding glass wall system that separates the central area of the home from the private and social areas.

The idea of this lavish Atrium was inspired after a trip to Italy and then was developed in conjunction with a design team that included a well known New York architect, engineer and interior designers.

If you love to cook, you will enjoy the high-end professional kitchen, pantry and top of the line cabinetry and appliances, that includes 2 dishwashers, an electric oven and a gas 6 burner gas cook top and 2 refrigerators.

The kitchens elegant marble counter tops coupled with open space and clean lines not only provides functionality but is a work of art in its own right.

The furniture in the large, open social areas was custom ordered or designed and built for the spaces at the inception of design and planning creating a completely harmonized space.

Each of the 6 large airy bedrooms comes with a full bathroom with dual vanity, warm marble tiles and lifestyle shower features. The large windows in the bedrooms provide magnificent lighting and fantastic views.

The social areas can easily host 100 people and with a spacious floor plan, allows for any type of gathering, with open access to the terrace and pool areas. The custom design furniture, colorful fabrics, fireplaces, highlighted by rich hardwoods and marble provides comfort and warmth for family and guests.

The open social areas with incredible views of the valley are truly breathtaking.

The infinity reflecting pool is truly dramatic and another perfectly designed feature of this luxury home. A small drainage trough around the pool perimeter balances the water level to that of the surrounding terrace, for an incredible, clean, horizon effect.

A concealed machine room contains both an electric heat transfer pump for cost effective heating and a gas heater for speed and efficiency.

The large garage area as well as giving plenty of storage capacity has parking for 4 vehicles in the covered area as well room for 20 vehicles outside the garage.

One of the great aspects of Atrium House is its serene rural setting but at the same time its proximity to all services, amenities and conveniences of the metropolitan lifestyle.

San Rafael only minutes away, offers a Pura Vida, rich blend of history and local cultural experiences. And only 20 minutes from San José, as well as the airport and major highway arteries, the areas ease of access and lush tropical setting has made it one Costa Rica’s premier luxury real estate locations.


PRICE: $1,250,000
Property No: 00396
Nuevos Horizontes Propiedades - Agent: Manuel Calvo
Phone US/Canada: 011-506-8479-2384
Phone other countries: +506-8479-2384

English spoken; Se habla Español; We spreken Nederlands; On parle français


  • View: Mountain, Town
  • Listing status: Active
  • Available from: Mar 14, 2016
  • Listing #: 12407
  • Parking: 6 Cars
  • Parking type: Carport


  • Broadband Internet
  • Electricity
  • Gas
  • Hot water
  • Telephone
  • Trash
  • TV Cable
  • Water

Indoor facilities

  • Bathroom with shower
  • Bathroom with tub
  • Bathroom with window
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Outdoor facilities

  • Garden
  • Gated entry
  • Pool
  • Terrace

Keywords: costa rica, heredia, san rafael, concepcion, house, mansion, real estate, for sale


Address: Concepción, San Rafael, Heredia
Latitude / Longitude: 10.016670 / -84.100000

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  • Name: Nuevos Horizontes Propiedades S.A.
  • Phone #1: +506-2249-3999
  • Phone #2: +506-8479-2384
  • Speaks: Español, English, nederlands
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