We are delighted to bring to the market this immaculately presented and stylishly renovated "turn-key" detached character stone built cortijo. Situated in a spectacular country setting with extending views and set within a large plot of land with a variety of trees. A 15 minute drive will bring you to the market town of Lubrín with all its amenities for day to day living, a superb range of tapas bars and a medical centre.
A newly built Roman style swimming pool 8 x 4m, which filters off-grid from its solar system.
This property has been extensively renovated by its current owners in recent years to a very high standard, retaining the intrinsic character of this grand country home. There are exposed beams throughout, the eye is drawn to the character features which have been carefully preserved.
The cortijo has 4 DB bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, a large family sitting room and a snug for the tv. A superb large country kitchen with original feature fireplace and Andaluz shelving either side. A central island with seating.
From the principal road enter a long driveway lined with fir trees which bring you to this eye catching property, parking is adjacent, the driveway continues back to the road.
There are two entrances, the main home is accessed via the bespoke studded door into this large country kitchen with a vaulted ceiling. Tastefully appointed and with a range style gas oven, central island, and plenty of floor and wall cupboards, the original fireplace with a wodd-buring fire. The appliances are included with the price of the property.
A separate dining room with beamed ceiling is just off the kitchen for formal dining.
From the hallway and the stairs lead up-to the family bedrooms/. The hallway the opens to the large sitting room.
The second entrance door offers access into the Casa Rural apartment & suite. On the ground floor is a feature fireplace with a wood-burning stove sending a cosy warmth up to the apartment on the first floor with its en-suite bathroom. The apartment has “Casa Rural” status. With the inclusion of 3 furnished bell tents, this is a well-established touristic business with returning guests over the years. The area attracts those who are interested in nature, wildlife, yoga, meditation, walking and enjoying the beauty of the natural landscape.
Paddocks with two “Arks” for shelter. A transferrable license for 6 horses.
A 4 KW solar installation sited away from the home (24 volt invertor with 15 solar panels 12 batteries x 2 volts). An automatic Tecniq Capri generator, Solar hot water system, water softener, gas back-up boiler, septic tank drainage system, grey water collector system for irrigation of the trees.
New electrics/plumbing. All internal doors have been restored or replaced and new windows with double glazing. Internal carpentry is painted in soft greys, the windows have wooden shutters.
The coastal beaches of Vera, Garrucha and Mojacar are a 25 minute drive with Vera being the closest.
Almeria airport is 50 minute drive, Murcia airport is 1 ½ hours drive, Alicante 2 hours.
For those who enjoy the peace and tranquillity of this beautiful corner of Lubrín. It will be perfectly suited to those who are wishing to enjoy life with a love of nature, walking, birdwatching, meditation or for those who may have an interest in running lifestyle retreat holidays.