Most Elegant House for Sale in Reykjavík

Vala Hafstað

The wife of former owner of Primera Air, an airline which went bankrupt in October of last year, has put her house up for sale. Andri Már Ingólfsson purchased the house in February of 2016 and transferred ownership of the property to his wife Valgerður Franklínsdóttir in December of last year, according to .

The house, measuring 538 m2 (5,790 sq ft), is a most elegant one, located at Sólvallagata 14, Reykjavík, near the city center.  Architect Einar Erlendsson designed the house, which was built in 1928. It has three floors and a basement.

In 2017 and 2018, it was completely remodeled, with the interior designed by Rut Káradóttir. There are seven bedrooms in the house, four living rooms, and five bathrooms.

The exterior was renovated as well, a garage added and the lot redone. Every wall is painted off-white, the wooden floors are made of oak, and the kitchen countertops are made of dolerite. The property is listed on .




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