A six bedroom detached house, situated in a peaceful hamlet for sale close to Serta in central Portugal. The property, which boasts a swimming pool, is being sold complete with furnishings and fittings. The house is connected to mains water and three-phase electricity, though also has a well.
The house is set over three floors and benefits from diesel central heating, double glazed aluminium framed windows and doors and traditional style exterior shutters.
The house measures 336 square metres of construction and is set on a plot measuring 1,670 square metres, which is completely fenced with remote controlled electric entrance gates.
There is a good-sized swimming pool within the garden with patio surround and a pavilion, ideal for entertaining in the summer. Beneath this swimming pool level is a large storage room for garden utensils and pool furniture including a fridge. In one corner there is a storage place for firewood.
The main entrance to the house is at the rear and leads directly into the spacious living room from where you can wander out onto a large covered terrace. The living room is double aspect, has a tiled floor and a flush fit log-burning stove. The living room has a second exterior access door which leads out to the side of the house and a marble faced staircase which leads to the first floor.
Off the living room there is a small corridor, which also has a tiled floor. The corridor has a large built in storage cupboard.
The kitchen is semi-open plan to the living room and is fully equipped with a stove and hob, a stainless steel sink with drainer and microwave oven. The kitchen has tiled walls and has a range of built in base and eye level traditional style units with white marble work surfaces. There is a breakfast/dining room adjacent to the kitchen with the same traditional style built in base and eye level units and marble work surfaces as well as a gas boiler and hand wash basin to one corner.
Off the kitchen there is a marble faced staircase, which leads to the lower floor. The ground floor level boasts two en-suite bedrooms, both of which have tiled floors. One of the en-suite bedrooms has a set of built in wardrobes and is double aspect. Both en-suite bathrooms are fully tiled and have a bidet, pedestal basin, toilet. One of the bathrooms has a shower cubicle with the other having a bath.
There are two further bedrooms to the first floor, both of which have en-suite bathrooms. One of the bedrooms is double aspect. Both en-suite bathrooms have a pedestal sink, bidet and toilet with one having a bath and the other a shower cubicle, as downstairs.
There is also a spacious entertainment room to the first floor. This entertainment room has a tiled floor and has a set of built in storage cupboards. Off the entertainment room there is a spacious study, which also has a tiled floor.
The lower ground floor has a second entertainment room complete with built in bar. The entertainment room also has a tiled floor. Off this room there is a bathroom, which is completely tiled. This bathroom has a shower, toilet, bidet and pedestal sink.
There are two further bedrooms to the lower ground floor, both of which have tiled floors. One of these bedrooms has an en-suite bathroom, which is fully tiled. The bathroom has a toilet, bidet, pedestal sink and shower cubicle.
There are two further storage rooms to the lower ground floor, which are currently being used for storage purposes by the present owner. The lower ground floor also has an exterior access door which leads out to a covered terrace at the rear of the property.
The entire house is in very good state of repair. The house is being sold with all the furniture and appliances included.
At the rear of the house there is a terrace running alongside, providing good views of the countryside. There are steps leading down to the vegetable garden, where there is a large water deposit for irrigation purposes.
The immediate garden surrounding the house has been paved with marble. There is a swimming pool to one of the patios, complete with winter cover. The swimming pool has a salt-water purification system and has been continuously maintained by a professional company.
The patio surroundings are spacious and have room for a large number of sun chairs. Adjacent to the swimming pool area there is a long driveway, which leads down into and runs alongside the gardens of the property. The property has a large variety of fruit trees, bushes and flowers and some vegetable plots.
There is a functioning well with pump and has been used to top up the swimming pool as well as irrigate the vegetable garden.
At the end of the driveway there is an electrically controlled vehicle gate. There is a second electrically controlled vehicle gate to the front of the house. The property is enclosed by a rendered and painted stonewall.
The property is located in a small hamlet between Sertã and Pedrógão Grande and is five kilometres from the exit of the dual carry way IC8, which connects Castelo Branco with the seaside town Figueira do Foz.
The property is located on a tarmac road, 12 kilometres from the centre of Cernache do Bonjardim, which has a range of shops, supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, banks, weekly market, health centre, schools and dentists.
The larger town of Sertã, which has many cafes, restaurants, banks, schools, health centres, sports centres, shops and a riverside park, is also 12 kilometres from the property. The river beaches of the Cabril lake, popular for fishing and water sports, are about 10 kilometres from the property.
- Price: €298,000
- Ref. no.: 580/12
- Location: Sertã, Castelo Branco
- Bedrooms: 6 or more
- Bathrooms: 6
- Construction area: 336
- Plot area: 1670
- Status: For sale