5 bedroom villa for sale
Bensafrim, Algarve, 8600-090, Portugal
Romantic traditional converted farm house with pool in a very rural typical Portuguese setting. Could be an ideal place to run a B&B.
Pincho is located some 15min. North of the historic town of Lagos. Here you find still the real Portugal. Quiet , peaceful, space and no neigbors. This property was bought by the present owners in 1984 and the old existent farm house was converted to maintain the tradional shape and charecteristics.
The farm house is located half way the hill and has 2 access drives to each end of the house. The house has 2 entrances .
Through the main one you enter in the lounge with wood burning stove. From here you have access to an office (in use as a 5th.
Bedroom) and the leisure are also with wood burning stove. There is a very spacious breakfast kitchen and a separate dining
room. In the west wing we found 4 double bedrooms and 3 bathrooms (1 en suite). In front of the house a nice covered terrace.
Off the kitchen is a separate storage (now in use as laundry and storage for the batteries of the electricity system. This could be converted into a separate unit (subject to planning consent)
Extras: The 100 acres estate is planted with many cork trees. Also over the years many pine trees have been planted. Furthermore there are Medronho bushed and it would be an ideal place to hold Bees. It has many own water sources from wells a natural spring and a large lake. In front of the house on a lower level the 10x5m. Pool which is totally fenced. Electricity is by generator although one can apply for mains. The best option would be to install now a Photovoltaic Energy System. In lounge and sitting area are 2 wood burning stoves. On the floor the traditional Portuguese ladrilhos and the ceiling and roof are also traditional in wood or with canes. Good letting potential. Most of the roof recently replaced. The place can be sold partially furnished. The property is on the Via Algarviana walking and cycling track. For that reason it would be ideal to run a B&B. We have an AL (rental) license in place and the place which sleeps 10 is a very popular place in summer, spring and autumn.
- Faro (International), 70.6 miles
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