The main house, which is set over two floors, is connected to mains water, electricity, telephone & solar panels supplying 500 litres of hot water. It also benefits from modern double glazed windows and doors with external aluminium shutters. The house was constructed in 2011 to a high standard and has a footprint of 98 square meters on the upper level and 61 square meters on the bottom level.
There is a bore hole and pump supplying all areas of the land with water. Both houses are fully fitted with inverter air-conditioning units in all rooms, which supply cool, heat and de-humidifying options. There is a car port area leading to the access at the rear. The main entrance to the house is from the patio and leads directly into the hallway, which leads on to the living room and kitchen.
The living room has a wood burner installed. It has double aspect windows, 2 windows looking down into the front garden and to the village, and 1 overlooking the back. The floor is laminate. From the living room there is a door to a bedroom and partially tiled en-suite bathroom with corner shower cabin, toilet and vanity basin with storage cupboard beneath. From the living room you have open access to the dining room and the hallway which leads on to the fitted kitchen, which has a good number of base and eye level units with granite work surfaces, electric oven, hob and extractor.
The floor is tiled. Off the kitchen the dining room has patio doors leading to the terrace with good views to the village and the surrounding landscape and onto the far hills. From the hallway, before entering the kitchen, there is a lovely marble staircase leading into the lower level of the house. There is a laminated hallway, from which there is one bedroom with laminate floor and a window to the front, and fitted wardrobes. To the left, there is a bathroom with corner shower basin, toilet, bidet and vanity basin with storage cupboard beneath. The bathroom has a tiled floor. At the end of the hallway, there is another bedroom with laminate floor and patio doors to the front garden. There is another room on the lower level of the house, which is used as a work room and has its access from the exterior of the house, from the path around the front garden. There is a further storage room, and a garden shed. From the outdoor kitchen, there is a door leading to the guest annexe of the property. There is also a driveway to the guest annex on the other side of the property The guest annex also built in 2011 is behind the main house.
The main door to the guest annex opens into the living room, which has an open fireplace with marble surround to one side. There is a large bedroom with window to the private gravel covered terrace to the front of the building. The bedroom has laminate floor. There is a bathroom from the living room with tiled floor, with a corner shower basin, toilet and vanity basin with storage cupboard beneath. From the living room, there is a marble staircase into the lower level of the annex, which houses the fitted kitchen with a number of base and eye level units with granite work surfaces, electric oven, hob and extractor.
The guest annex is also connected to mains water and electricity. To the front of the building, there is a level gravel covered terrace with good views over the village and into the surrounding landscape. The garden of the property measures 1.200 square meters and has a number of young and older fruit trees and olive trees on it. The front is laid out as a vegetable garden, with gravelled patio area. At the rear of the house there is a large patio area, an above ground pool, raised decking area, an outdoor toilet and a summer kitchen with bbq and traditional bread oven and a covered dining area to one side. To the other side, there is an outside seating area under a pagoda and an aviary. There is also a lawned area in front of the Pagoda with views of the country-side. These areas are gated and fully-fenced.
The property is located in the small village Abrunheiro Grande, which is four km from the larger village of Fundada which has cafe bars, local supermarket, cash point and annual cultural events. It is approximately eleven km (10 minutes by car) from the town of Vila de Rei, a medium sized town with a variety of supermarkets, shops, cafes, restaurants, schools, health centres, sports centres, museums, pharmacies, banks, post office and parks. It is also 15 minutes by car to the larger towns of Sertã and Ferreria do Zezere, with all the facilities of a larger town, including weekly markets. Abrunheiro Grande is situated in a peaceful location surrounded by pine forests and several river beaches. The very popular river beach of Fernandaires, which has a cafe bar and water sports available, is only a few minutes by car. The closest airport to the property is situated at Lisbon, which is around one and a half hours’ by car.
- Price: €155,000
- Price reduced: 10,000
- Ref. no.: 507/14
- Location: Vila de Rei, Castelo Branco
- Detail: Villa with guest annex
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Construction area: 159
- Plot area: 1461
- Status: For sale