€ 159.000,= / £ 142,186.= *
About the property
A well presented 2/3 bed detached Country Cottage with a fabulous fully furnished self-contained 2 bedroom apartment, large workshop and approximately 2/3’s of an acre of beautifully kept garden for sale in a peaceful spot in the countryside.
The Cottage is set over 1 floor with a large wooden mezzanine over the open plan kitchen and lounge, the house is in excellent structural & decorative condition. Includes the added bonus of having a fantastic self-contained 2 bed apartment on the first floor ideal when having family staying over or even for extra rental income. Outside there’s a courtyard with a pergola an outdoor BBQ area as well as an utility room and a covered seating area.
The property is connected to mains water, electricity, Fibre optic internet and has a septic tank for sewage. Hot water is provided by a gas boiler.
The house is fully double glazed with external shutters, has tiled flooring throughout and there’s a solid wooden staircase leading to the Mezzanine, there’s 1 wood fired stove in the open plan lounge. The house, annex & workshop measure 175 square meters footprint of construction.
The main entrance to the property is through the lounge with fire place leading on to the stylish kitchen fitted with granite worktops with space for a dining table.
From the lounge there’s the access to the 2 double size bedrooms and shower rooms as well as the staircase to the mezzanine. Both bedrooms have fitted double door smoked glass wardrobes. The en-suite is fully tiled and has a three piece, toilet, bidet and sink.
Upstairs with independent entrance from the Cottage and seating above the bedrooms and one of the store rooms there’s the self contained 2 bedroom apartment, which comprises an open plan lounge, kitchen and dinner leading on to 2 bedrooms and a shower room.
There’s a beautifully maintained courtyard overlooking the lawn garden, which would be perfect for anyone wanting to install a swimming pool (quotes can be provided on request).
There’s approximately over 2000 square meters of land with an oasis of cacti, palm and establish fruit trees.
The property it’s at a reasonable driving distance from historical Roman settlements and places of natural beauty such as natural river pools. This property is also bordered by numerous natural hiking tracks with great scenery spots provided by the mountain top and forest land in Central Portugal.
The property is at 5 minutes driving distance from the market town of Cabaços.
The cottage is approximately 5 to 10 minutes by car from the town Alvaiázere which offers a range of services and amenities such as, restaurants, cafés, market, banks, medical centre, post office, pharmacy, Police station, Registry office, Tax office, Court room, Indoor and Outdoor swimming pools, full size football pitch, athletics running track and more. The historic town of Tomar, which is home to the UNESCO listed Convento do Cristo, founded by the Templars is only 25 to 30 minutes drive from the property.
Figueira da Foz the beautiful coastal beach is easily accessed in approximately 50 to 55 minutes 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 45 to 50 minutes drive on the A13 motorway. The closest airport to the property is situated at Lisbon, which is approximately 1 and half hour by car and serviced by several low cost airlines, which operate regular flights into and out of the United Kingdom.
- Price: €159,000
- Ref. no.: 503/16
- Location: Alvaiázere, Leiria
- Bedrooms: 4
- Bathrooms: 3
- Construction area: 175
- Plot area: 2225
- Status: For sale