A three bedroom new build house with lake views for sale in Central Portugal. The house, which has been constructed to a high standard is contemporary in design but incorporates local materials and blends wells with the surroundings.
The house is located near the town of Cernache do Bonjardim in central Portugal and is set over two floors. The house is set back from a quiet, local traffic road and is situated in an elevated position.
The house measures a total of 95 square metres of construction and is set on a plot measuring 750 square metres. The house is fully double glazed and has some internal wooden shutters. All the internal doors are wooden and internal and external lintels have been faced in wood.
The house has good views over Castelo do Bode lake, Portugal’s second largest reservoir, and the garden does lead down to the water’s edge.
The house, which has pre-installation for air conditioning, has stone cladding to the exterior. briefly comprises:
The main entrance to the house is located to the front. There is a covered entry way with a traditional style stone pillar and wooden beamed roof. This entry way has a hard wood floor. The front door is aluminium and has a mortise lock.
The front door leads into the living room of the house. The living room is split level and has a tiled floor. and a wooden, sloping ceiling with decorative beams. The living room also has a large picture window, which looks over the lake, with internal wood shutters. There are built in storage shelves within the living room on the lower level.
Off the living room there is a set of wooden faced stairs, which lead to the first floor accommodation. The kitchen is open plan and leads off the living room. The kitchen will have a tiled floor and walls and be plumbed ready for appliances though these will not be included within the sale price.
There is a modern ‘Marquise’ style dining room off the kitchen, which has a slate floor. This dining room has a stone and glass wall. The stone work has been constructed in a traditional method and blends well with the contemporary style of the sheet glass, which has been treated to reflect the sunlight. The dining room ceiling has wooden beams and there is an exterior, full glass access door, which leads to the rear garden of the property.
There is a fully tiled shower room to the ground floor. This shower room has been tastefully decorated and has a corner shower cubicle, toilet and vanity basin with a toughened glass shelf.
There is a double bedroom to this floor. The bedroom, has internal wooden shutters and a wooden floor. The bedroom is located to the rear of the house and looks out to the countryside and neighbouring properties.
The first floor of the house is accessed via a wooden faced staircase off the living room. This staircase leads to a light and airy gallery style landing area. This landing has a wooden floor and there is a contemporary toughened glass balustrade. There are several ‘strip like’ windows to the landing area.
There is a family sized shower room to this floor, which is fully tiled. The bathroom has a corner, hydro-massage shower, a vanity wash basin with storage shelves beneath, a toilet and bidet.
There are two double bedrooms to this floor, both of which have wooden floors and internal wooden shutters as well as built in wooden wardrobes. The bedrooms also have a set of patio doors which lead out to a veranda at the rear of the house.
This veranda is spacious and has a tiled floor as well as a sink. The veranda has good views over the countryside.
The property is set on a plot measuring 750 square metres. The house has a reasonably sized garden in front, however the majority of the plot is located on the opposite side of the road, which runs in front of the house. The land on the opposite side of the road leads down to the edge of the lake.
The current owner has installed steps down to the lake for ease of access. There is parking at the front and rear of the house for up to two vehicles. The house is located near the town of Cernache do Bonjardim in Central Portugal. The house is set back from a quiet road and there are neighbouring properties nearby.
The town of Cernache do Bonjardim has cafes, bars, shops, mini-market, pharmacy and schools. The larger town of Serta is approximately eight kilometres from the property.
Serta has several supermarkets, shops, restaurants, banks, schools, health centres, cafe bars, parks and municipal buildings and is easy to access off the IC8 dual carriageway.
The property is also close to Castelo do Bode lake, which is Portugal’s second largest reservoir. Castelo do Bode lake is popular for all kinds of water sports activities including swimming, canoeing, water skiing, fishing, sailing and scuba diving.
The closest airport to the property is located at Lisbon, which is approximately two hours drive way. Porto airport is slightly further taking approximately two and a half hours. Both Lisbon and Porto airports are serviced by several low cost airlines which operated regular flights into and out of the United Kingdom and other European countries.
- Price: €150,000
- Ref. no.: 568/08
- Location: Cernache do Bomjardim
- Detail: Semi detached
- Bedrooms: 3
- Bathrooms: 2
- Construction area: 95
- Plot area: 750
- Status: For sale