Main house 5 bedrooms (plus)
Reception Room, Dining room
Open plan lounge and kitchen
Wine cellar, Garage, further rooms
Central heating, mains water and electrical.
Countryside views all round
Main house is 250sqm footprint
Annexe suitable for stables, full 180sqm annex with kitchen, 2 bedrooms and large garage.
2.2km from village and fully private.
20000sqm of flat Land fenced
Numerous matured fruit trees, 2 wells & borehole
If you are looking at start your own permaculture farm, rural tourism, have your own horses and need around 5 acres of land or perhaps need a peaceful retreat away from city stress in beautiful rural Central Portugal. Look no further this property has everything you need to live the dream, there’s no structural work to be done, properties with this potential and privacy don’t come about very often…
The property sits in a very private spot with great countryside views only 2.2km of the village of Cabacos. There’s a large annex only requiring small cosmetic changes to be used and more external buildings which were used as animal quarters.
This property was developed with influences from the Portuguese colonial style, there are large areas for outside living, and most of the living quarters are at ground level. There’s space for a pool in the south side courtyard next to the outdoor bbq area. The property is entered through a gated drive where on the left there’s the large well to irrigate the farm. When entering the main house, there’s a reception room to the right, a bathroom and large double aspect bedroom to the left. From the end of this hallway also to the right there’s access to the large dining and kitchen which in turn access a study that has a staircase to the converted attic with one bedroom a bar and a large games area. Back downstairs there’s another hallway from the study which provides access to 3 bedrooms and a bathroom (one of the bedrooms is en-suite), this hallway also leads to another area of the house where you find a traditionally tilled wood fired oven area with a large horse cart window and a storage room currently this room is used as a snooker room. Next to this room there is a 40sqm lounge with large patio doors facing south, which in turn gives access to another room and bathroom before you reach the ranch style courtyard where the stone cladded annex is situated.
There are large outbuildings for animal keeping, garage, machine rooms, utility rooms all you expect from a property of this type.
The immediate garden around the property has numerous fruit trees, oranges, olive, plum trees, lemon trees and plenty water from the large well.
The entire land plot is flat and fenced.
About the location
The house is surrounded by numerous natural hiking tracks with great scenery spots provided by the mountains and forest land in Central Portugal.
The property is located in an hamlet called Picancos which is only 2.2km from the village of Cabacos, which has most amenities required including cafes, restaurants, builders yard and gym.
This municipality town of Alvaiazere is at 5.5km driving distance, where you can find a registry office, notary services, banks, supermarket, schools, public swimming pool parks, cafes and restaurants, etc.
Around this area there are typical villages, mills, panoramic views, roman ruins, monuments, river beaches etc.
The small castle city of Penela is about 30km distance.
The historic town of Tomar, which is home to the UNESCO listed Convento do Cristo, founded by the Templars is only 30 minutes drive from the property.
Figueira da Foz the beautiful coastal beach is easily accessed in approximately an hour by car via the IC8.
All major European high street shopping is available in city of Coimbra the 3rd biggest city in Portugal which is only 35 to 40 minutes drive on the A13 motorway.
Porto and Lisbon airports are at similar distance from the property, Porto is approximately 2.00h drive and Lisbon approximately 1.30h by car.
- Price: €399,000
- Ref. no.: 5100/17
- Location: Leiria District
- Bedrooms: 5
- Bathrooms: 4
- Construction area: 400
- Plot area: 20000
- Status: For sale