4 bedroom detached villa for sale
Portugal - Algarve, Santa Bárbara de Nexe
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- 11m x 6m swimming pool
- Full air conditioning
- Double glazed windows with electric shutters
- Under floor central heating
- Fenced and irrigated mature gardens
- Spectacular 180ş counrty and ocean views
- Satellite TV
- Walking distance to village
- Private bore hole and cisterna
- Mains water available
About The Property
“El Dourado” is situated in the picturesque village of Santa Barbara, 20 minutes from Faro. This stunning 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom villa was built in 2000 to extremely high standards throughout. The villa is set in 2 acres of land and has spectacular views of the Algarve. There is a tropical garden, grassed lawns and a large heated swimming pool, together with dining terraces and a dedicated barbecue patio. The villa has automatic security gates and shutters and has a burglar alarm. The property is air conditioned through-out as well as having under floor central heating.
Approached via double electric gates up a sweeping calçada driveway to ample car parking area. Imposing entrance hallway leading to large south facing lounge/diner with open fire & patio doors to south facing garden & pool terrace, large kitchen with polished granite worktops & integrated appliances, laundry & access to garage. 4 double bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms - (two located on the first floor & two on the ground floor).Large landing /study area.
The villa is set in 2 acres of land with its own secure and automated gate system. Tropical gardens and grassed lawns surround the property which has stunning views across the Algarvian coastline. The heated pool is approximately 11m x 5m with a dedicated barbecue and sun lounge area with loungers and cushions for 8 people. The outside dining patio also caters for 8 people, and has an automatic awning for those who would like to keep in the shade.
The Villa is a short walk to Santa Barbara de Nexe, where there are bars, restaurants, supermarket, shops, post office, chemist, dentist and garage.
Loulé is an old town full of shops and a Saturday market, as is Estoi which has a market every 2nd Sunday of the month. Both of these towns are about 15 mins drive and well worth the trip. The marina at Vilamoura is also a must see.
The property is ideally located and is within easy reach of all the main tourist attractions in the Algarve. There are local supermarkets in Santa Barbara de Nexe and Loulé. It is less that 15 minutes to the Faro Forum shopping complex, which has some 80 shops, including a large "Jumbo" supermarket.
The extremely popular Algarve Shopping Centre is 25 minutes away and has a wide range of shops. There are daily markets in Sao Bras de Alportel and Olhăo. There is also a monthly market in Estoi. The Saturday market in Loulé is not to be missed. The nearby town of Estoi is famous for the Palace do Pisconde ( the pink palace) and for the ruins of a Roman villa. For the younger family members we are half an hour from Zoomarine which is a fantastic family day out. We are ten minutes away from Algarve Karting. A wide selection of restaurants and sidewalk cafes are available. To the West, Vilamoura is some 25 minutes away and boasts a huge range of attractions. As well as the established Golf Courses, there is a wide range of cruises and boat trips, with cruises lasting from a couple of hours to a whole day. A number of the cruises concentrate specifically on the sea caves which are a fantastic sight.
Viewing highly recommended
Plot size: 8,400 sq.metres
Covered area: 235 sq.metres
Construction Year: 2000
Algarve Homes is situated in the charming picturesque village of Santa Bárbara de Nexe, in the central Algarve. Close to Faro Airport, Golf Courses and Beaches.
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