New to the market is this fabulous property, licensed for rural tourism and located in the town of Castanheira da Pera close to the leisure complex of Praia das Rocas. The property sits on a plot of 3700m2 and was completely renovated in 2006.
The villa is of traditional “schist” (shale) construction with lovely features in its design. The interior of the property is a harmonious blend of traditional and modern, contemporary design. The villa is within walking-distance of shops, restaurants and the popular river beach of Praia das Rocas. It is also ideally located for visiting and exploring the Schist Villages and surroundings. The views from the property overlook the hills of Castanheira and its natural beauty – surrounded by Cedars, Chestnut trees, Olive groves.
Boasting spacious interiors, where each of the seven bedrooms is complete with bath or shower; this property is ideal as home for a large family, or as a business for Rural Tourism. The villa on the ground floor has ample space with TV room, dining room, library, an e-suite bedroom, kitchen, laundry and pantry. The first floor is divided into two wings, each with three bedrooms (all en-suite) and accessed by its own staircase. There is also the lower floor with games room, bar and a spacious lounge with French doors leading to the pool and terraces.
The property is currently used as Rural Tourism and is highlighted in the local tourist guides, with all the necessary licenses, and the approval of the local tourist office.
Basement (170m2 usable floor space) – Games room, guest lounge with bar and wood burning fireplace, ante-room, bathroom. Ground floor (316.8m2 usable floor space) – Spacious reception hall, lounge with fireplace, library with fireplace, dining room with fireplace, kitchen, laundry, dispensery, vestibule, bathroom, bedroom en-suite, terrace and carport.
First floor (267.4m2 usable floor space) – Bedroom en-suite with fireplace and dressing room, 5 further en-suite bedrooms with fitted robes and Juliette balcony. Attic (267.4m2 usable floor space).
Exterior: Store rooms (48m2 in 4 divisions). 12m x 6m heated swimming pool. Pool house (84m2). Terrace, bar and BBQ area. Parking 8 cars + 2 covered. The property is walled with two separate entrances, both via double electric gates. Mains electricity is connected and two water mines of pure water provide for the whole house and pool.
This is a stunning property and viewing is highly recommended to appreciate all that is on offer here.