A three bedroom detached stone cottage for sale near Chaos in central Portugal. The cottage, which has been completely restored, is set over two floors and retains many original features including exposed stone walls, wooden beamed ceilings and roofs as well as stone carved door and window surrounds.
The cottage is connected to both mains water and electricity and also has a well in the garden. The property is situated on a quite road though has a large, mature garden with provides ample privacy. The property measures approximately 200 square metres of construction and has been restored to a high level. The cottage is fully double glazed with internal wooden shutters throughout. The property briefly comprises:
Ground Floor: The main entrance of the cottage leads directly into a light and airy living room, with a wooden floor and exposed stone walls. There is a feature entrance step within the living room which has been finished with a stone facing. The living room also has a corner fireplace complete with built in log burning stove. There is a contemporary style wooden staircase to one corner of the living room which leads to the first floor accommodation.
The kitchen is accessed via an archway off the living room and is complete with built in base and wall level wooden units. The work surfaces in the kitchen is granite and there is an exterior access door, which leads out to the garden at the rear of the cottage. There is a partially tiled toilet to the ground floor, which has a toilet and wall mounted glass sink with mirror above.
The master bedroom is accessed via a half set of stairs off the kitchen. The master bedroom has an exposed stone wall and an en-suite bathroom. The en-suite bathroom is partially tiled and has an exposed stone wall. There is a toilet, hydro-massage shower cubicle and a contemporary style glass vanity basin with storage cupboard beneath and integral mirror above.
First Floor: There are two further bedrooms on the first floor. Both of these bedrooms are accessed off a spacious landing area with a wooden floor and ceiling. Both bedrooms have exposed wooden beams and Velux style roof windows. There is a fully tiled bathroom to this floor, which has a toilet, wall mounted glass vanity basin and hydro-massage shower cubicle.
Utility Annex: There is a detached stone utility building at the rear of the cottage, which consists of two rooms. One of these rooms has been plumbed ready to house a central heating boiler and oil storage tank as well as a washing machine. The second room has been left as a garden store. There is a built in barbecue with food preparation area in front of this utility annex as well as a decorative, metal garden tap.
Guest Annex: Adjacent to both the utility annex and the cottage there is a detached guest annex, which is also constructed in stone. This guest annex is double glazed and connected to mains electricity and water and comprises a spacious double bedroom with wooden floor and ceiling and a spacious en-suite bathroom. The en-suite bathroom has a shower, toilet and contemporary style double vanity basin with storage cupboards beneath.
Car Port: there is a large open sided car port to the rear of the utility annex, which could house up to five or six vehicles. This car port has a tiled floor and wooden beamed roof and could also be used as a large entertaining area.
The property has a mature garden, measuring approximately 2,000 square metres, all of which is fenced. To the side of the cottage there is a stone paved driveway with electronic entrance gates. There are a variety of mature fruit trees and shrubs and several patio areas.
The property is situated in the small hamlet of Pinheiros and although is located on a road this is quiet and only receives local traffic. There is a cafe bar and mini-market within walking distance of the cottage and the closest town to the property is situated at Tomar, which is around 10 minutes drive.
Tomar is a popular and bustling market town which is home to the UNESCO listed Convento do Cristo, constructed in the 12th century by the Knights’ Templar. Tomar has a variety of supermarkets, shops, cafes, restaurants, bus and train station as well as cinema and bowling alley. The town of Ferreira do Zêzere is also a short drive from the property. Ferreira de Zêzere also has supermarkets, shops, restaurants, banks, schools, bus station and a weekly market.
The closest airport to the property is situated at Lisbon, which is around one and a half hours’ drive by car. Lisbon airport is serviced by a variety of low cost airlines, which operate regular flights into and out of the United Kingdom and other European countries.
- Price: €158,000
- Price reduced: 40,000
- Ref. no.: 593/14
- Location: Ferreira do Zêzere, Santarém
- Detail: Restored Cottage
- Bedrooms: 4
- Construction area: 200
- Status: For sale