5 bedroom country house for sale
Spain - Cortijo Marcelo, Cantoria, Almeria
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- 5 Bedrooms
- 3 Bathrooms
- Country House
- Build size: 300m2
- Plot size: 1,250m2
With tarmac access, a private driveway leads to a double garage and parking area for several cars, and from here a gate leads into a walled patio with seating areas. The front door opens into a reception / sitting room with ceiling fan and understairs storage. Glazed double doors lead through to a lounge with feature corner wood burner, ceiling fan and patio doors to the rear of the property. From the lounge a door leads into a small dining room with steps up to a traditional Andalucian style kitchen with feature fireplace housing a woodburner, and an adjacent pantry / wine cellar. Patio doors lead out to a courtyard with a pond, covered seating area, and spiral staircase to a roof terrace, and from here a door leads through to a walled garden used as a laundry drying area. Further double doors lead from the kitchen to a rear patio and garden area.
Also on the ground floor are two ensuite bedrooms. Bedroom 1 is a double bedroom with ceiling fan and ensuite bathroom comprising bath with shower over, WC and basin. Bedroom 2 is a large double room with ceiling fan and storage alcove. It has an ensuite shower room comprising tiled shower cubicle, basin and WC, with an adjoining dressing area. Stairs lead to the 1st floor landing where a corridor gives access to the family bathroom which comprises a bath with shower over, WC, basin and electric water heater, and Bedroom 3 which has a traditional concrete bed platform. Another corridor leads to Bedroom 4, a spacious light and airy room with fantastic views and built-in storage. This room is heated by the flue of the wood burner in the lounge below. The 5th bedroom is a large room with ceiling fan, built-in rustic wardrobes, and dual aspect windows with views towards the hills. Mains electricity & water are connected and there is also a water softener installed.
The garden is divided into several different areas with patios for dining on several levels, a lovely private walled pool area with a green tiled pool, and a shaded gravel garden which is currently being created. There are various fruit trees and mature flowering shrubs throughout. In addition, there are two store rooms, one of which is used as a utility room with traditional stone sink and fireplace. The other has work benches and stairs leading to two further rooms which could be converted to a studio / workshop or additional accommodation.
The property is situated around 10 minutes from the valley town of Cantoria which offers all amenities necessary for day to day living.
- Almería (International), 59.5 miles
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