A quaint property tastefully renovated from an old Quinta (built in 1921) on a large plot and with the benefit of an annexe, presently used as a store and studio, but perfect for refurbishing into a studio apartment.
The villa is located in a popular village midway between the bustling market town of Loule and Sao Bras da Alportel. Set in approximately 7,200 square metres of land with views over the countryside, and a sea view from the roof terrace.
Drive through entrance gates and up a to a large parking area with landscaped gardens, and attractive terraces with unique mosaic designs on walls.
The property itself is around 300 square metres with a large covered terrace and barbeque area. In typical Portuguese style, entrance is straight into the lounge which has wood ceilings, 2 double glazed windows with mosquito nets and traditional wood shutters. There is an unusual infrared panel for heating, hung on the wall as a feature.
Off the Lounge is a small Office with small arch window to the front of the property.
Through doors and along a corridor to a small snug with reed ceilings, wood floor and feature fireplace.
There is a guest bedroom with wooden floors and the traditional reed and beam ceiling, French doors lead to the terrace.
The Guest shower room leads off the passage by the kitchen and has been decorated to a high standard.
A spacious country style kitchen with enormous inglenook has a dining table and is fully equipped. Doors lead out from the dining area to another terrace and across to the Annexe.
Upstairs to the master bedroom with ensuite and freestanding bath, door to terrace.
A third bedroom is on the other side of the property and there are steps up to the roof terrace with great views over the countryside.
The land has an abundance of fruit producing trees, there are carobs and olive trees, banana, lemons and grapefruit. An idyllic quiet location, yet close to the village and a short drive to all facilities.
Mentioned previously is the Barn/Store which has a mezzanine level separated into an art studio with the possibility of creating a bedroom on the upper floor. There is plumbing and electricity in the building.
There is an 80,000 litre cisterna for rainwater and irrigation. Mains water and sewerage and 3 phase electricity installed. A large store room/garage is also available
This lovely property is perfect for those looking for a villa with a room for a home office, land suitable for horticulture or animals, or a project to establish studio holiday accommodation.
The young owners who have put so much work and effort into establishing something very different, are now returning to their home country as a baby is expected in the Spring.
Energy Certificate Band E