9 Attic apartments with a view of Paris

Words: Alice Duriez Photos: Alice Duriez
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Formerly maids’ chambers, lofts, or attics, these updated apartments beneath the eaves possess a particular charm.
Fans of unusual layouts, crossbeams, and unobstructed views will love them!

Rue des Ecouffes

Paris 4th – Le Marais

Surface area
592 sq. ft. duplex, 2 bedrooms with a balcony.
Cost
This furnished duplex rents for €2,900 per month.
Highlights
The little balcony on the roof!

Avenue de Courcelles

Paris 17th – Parc Monceau

Surface area
2,906 sq. ft. duplex, 5 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms.
Cost
This apartment rents for €8,500 per month.
Highlights
The Hungarian-style parquet and quintessentially Haussmann mouldings.

Rue Fabert

Paris 7th – Invalides

Surface area
516 sq. ft. flat, 1 bedroom.
Cost
This apartment rents for €3,500 per month.
Highlights
Its exceptional view of the Esplanade des Invalides!

Rue des Tournelles

Paris 4th – Le Marais

 

Surface area
721 sq. ft. duplex, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms.
Cost
This furnished apartment rents for €2,950 per month.
Highlights
Its idyllic location within a private mansion!

Rue de Vaugirard

Paris 15th – Volontaires

Surface area
699 sq. ft. flat, 2 bedrooms.
Cost
This apartment rents for €2,800 per month.
Highlights
The view of the Eiffel Tower.

Rue Vieille du Temple

Paris 3rd – Le Marais

Surface area
1,399 sq. ft. duplex, 3 bedrooms.
Cost
This apartment rents for €5,700 per month.
Highlights
The flat is close to the famous Place des Vosges.

Rue Séguier

Paris 17th – Saint-Michel

Surface area
226 sq. ft. studio.
Cost
This furnished studio rents for €1,250 per month.
Highlights
The floor tiles dating from the building’s construction in 1750 and the flat’s view of the Sainte-Chapelle.

Boulevard Haussmann

Paris 8th – Saint-Lazare

Surface area
581 sq. ft. flat, 1 bedroom.
Cost
This apartment rents for €1,970 per month.
Highlights
Its bull’s-eye window and cathedral ceiling.

Rue Marbeuf

Paris 8th – Champs-Elysées

Surface area
365 sq. ft. studio.
Cost
This studio rents for €1,500 per month.
Highlights
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