7 bedroom villa for sale
Spain - Valencia, Alicante, Orba
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- Air Conditioning
- Central heating
- Alarm System
- 10x5m2 Pool and extensive terracing
- 2 Guest Apartments
- Courtyard and Lawned Garden Area
- 15 mins to sandy beaches
- 540m2 Build
- 5,600m2 plot
Located approximately 1klm from the charming village of Orba, located in the province of Alicante, 154 metres above sea level. It belongs to the city of Denia with miles of coastline with fine sandy blue flag beaches, 20 minutes drive.
Orba is home to just over 2000 inhabitants, although it is increasing in popularity with both foreign residents and holidaymakers. The town is very convenient, being situated close to both Alicante (108km) and Valencia (119km) international airports.
Orba is a traditional village and the craft of pottery still remains and forms a part of the local industry. The village also produces leather handbags. The village is located within a large fertile valley where mainly citrus fruit is grown.
There is a good selection of championship courses within an hour's drive of Orba. The whole area is popular with cycling, hill walking and adventure holidays. There are plenty of restaurants and bars in and around Orba. Most offer a good value 'Menu of the Day' and of course, the speciality of the region, Paella, is always on the menu. There are many places serving snacks and tapas, a pizza restaurant in the centre and there is even an Indian restaurant on the outskirts of the village. For those who wish to enjoy and celebrate a traditional Spanish fiesta (festival), the biggest festival, held in May over a four-day weekend and a weeklong fiesta, held at the end of July beginning of August.
Orba enjoys a typical Mediterranean climate, warm in summer and protected by surrounding mountains against the cold North winds in winter. The area averages nearly 3,000 hours of sunshine each year and the average temperature easily exceeds 20 degrees. In 1986, the World Health Organisation recommended the climate of the area as one of the most equitable in the world - neither too hot in the summer nor too cold in the winter. On average it can boast 325 sunny days each year making it an ideal all year round destination.
Panoramic views over the Orba valley to the distant mountains. The accommodation spread over three floors comprises of the middle and main floor, with an impressive entrance hall flanked by the entrance to the large kitchen/utility/walk in pantry, separate breakfast room, dining room, lounge with featured fireplace and opening onto a beautiful Andalucía patio.
From this area, there are two separate entrances to two separate apartments of two bedrooms, two bathrooms. There is also a covered terrace perfect for breakfast and to enjoy the views. The upper floor contains the master suite, main bedroom, dressing room of similar size (which could also provide another bedroom), walk-in wardrobe and two bathrooms. There is a delightful 'Juliet balcony' leading from the bedroom and this area has rich parquet flooring.
The lower floor, approached by an internal staircase and a separate entrance comprises of bedroom, large room, garage, guest toilet, study/office and covered terrace leading to the pool terrace and affording an opportunity for a complete self-contained, apartment.
The extensive grounds include a 10x5m swimming pool, which has pre-installed, solar panelled heating, lawns and seating area and natural stone walled terraces, driveway and ample parking.
This family home has the benefit of electric central heating, partial air conditioning and solar panels for hot water, electric gates, a security system, and Satellite T.V. ADSL link and is double glazed windows. All local amenities including supermarket, bank, medical centre, in addition, the new shopping/cinema complex at Ondara is just 10 minutes drive.
Ideal villa for all year round living or rental investment property, more information and photographs on request.
- Alicante (International), 45.5 miles
- Valencia (International), 55 miles
- Ibiza/San José (International), 76.4 miles
- Murcia-San Javier (International), 80.4 miles
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