3 bedroom town house for sale
Spain - Valencia, Valencia, Gandía
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- HISTORY. ORIGINAL FEATURES
- EXPOSED TIMBER BEAMS
- BARRELLED CEILINGS
- ORIGINAL DISPLAY ARCHES
- CENTRAL HEATING, MOST DOUBLE GALZED
- 15 MINUTES TO BEACHES
- 2 MINUTES TO MAIN TOWN BARX
There is an abundance of historical features in this beautiful house and yet with modern day central heating and mostly double glazed. Being part of the original Monastery makes this a beautiful house full of character and unusual nooks and crannies. 300 years old.
Reception porch with wrought iron gates is the first striking feature of this house leading to double opening Valencian doors into the dining room.
Dining room with exposed timber beams with barrelled ceilings, window and arch to the lounge.
Lounge with a French stone carved fire surround recess to the side of the fireplace with original stone brackets for shelving. Arch to kitchen.
Kitchen with a range of base and wall units, sink and drainer, door to conservatory and stairs leading to the 1st floor.
Conservatory with glazed windows and doors to the garden and naya. Cloak room with w.c and wash basin and plumbing for washing machine. Store room with boiler, oil tank and storage.
Valencian tiled Staircase with display arch leading to the first floor with a bedroom 3/study room on the landing which could easily be blocked off to make a private bedroom, the current owners used it for when family came to stay.
Landing with a range of bookshelves, exposed beams leading to bedroom 2 and stairs to the 2nd floor.
Bedroom 2 with a private balcony which is part glazed so can be used all year round to sit and admire the stunning mountain scenery. Built in wardrobes, lighting and en suite bathroom.
En suite bathroom with full length bath mixer tap and shower over, w.c, bidet and wash basin.
2nd floor is could be a guest suite or the master bedroom 1. Full of character barrelled ceilings, looks like an original crook in the centre of the ceiling, en suite. This suite is spacious enough for sofa, dining table, double/king size bed and wardrobes. Private balcony part enclosed making it usable in the winter months to enjoy the mountain scenery and backdrop.
En suite with full length bat with mixer tap and shower over, bidet, w.c and wash basin.
Gardens have a very country cottage feel with a pretty winding pathway with various seating places in the sun or the shade an array of plants such as palm trees, wisteria, jasmine, nispros, bottle brush and plenty more for the gardeners delight.
At the bottom of the garden is a studio with light and power. Mezzanine floor for further storage a great retreat for an artist or somebody wishing to work from home but not in the home.
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This pretty house is located in La Drova and the main town of Barx is just a few minutes drive away. The local area is renown for the outstanding beauty and the surrounding mountains are all parc natural which means no more building on the mountainside is allowed.
Activities in the local area are stunning walks over the mountains, mountain biking, a great place for artists, cyclists, and historians.
The local town has all amenities such as bars, restaurants, supermarkets, bakers, butchers, hardware shops and plenty of local history.
Gandia beaches and city are just 15 minutes drive away a thriving city and Barx and La Drova is on a bus route which makes this area popular for people who do not drive as a car is not necessary.
From Valencia a train can be taken to Ganida and the bus station is at the train station to Barx and La Drova.
From Alicante the bus service to Gandia and then a bus to Barx/La Drova.
In the car from Alicante or Valencia is a direct route on the AP7 or the new inland road.
Barx (Valencian pronunciation: [ba?t?], Spanish: Bárig) is a municipality in the comarca of Safor in the Valencian Community, Spain.
Tackling the etymology of the place name "Barx" is simply not matter and you heated controversy Caused Between Roman and Moorish scholars of languages and dialects. The place name Occurs in many forms in ancient texts. That Moorish scholar contend Identified as the first name is connected with Barx Bodj Aldjabal (the "tower of the mountains"). Humbler beginnings come out of other words and Christian scholars Associated Perxe Favour ... an old word meaning 'cabin' ... corrupted into Berxe by Arab pronunciation. Tower or cabin, or berxe bordj, what is important is the fact that the historical existence of the name attests to the Presence of a community That With An ancestry dates back to the first millennium. The long history of the village with its geographic isolation has two juxtaposed Caused social attitudes to flourish alongside each other ... the desire for contact With The outside world and a preference for the safety of isolation from it. Perched at a considerable height (some 1,300 feet above sea level) with Respect to the Natural whole district of the Commonwealth (or Mancomunitat) of Valldigna, Barx is the sole mountain community And This geographic semi-isolation has fostered a high degree of 'cultural independence "and this is the key to understanding the peculiarity of the past and present of the village of Barx.
The Parpalló cave (Gandia) and the one at Malladetes (Barx) Constitute two of the more important sites in the Mediterranean peninsular region. Obtained The archaeological materials from the caves attest to the area being occupied uninterrupted Between 29,000 years ago and to date just 11,000 years ago. The people developed a hunter-gatherer way of life. The culture can be Characterised by the elaborate Both utensils made from stone and bone. One of the unique aspects of the Parpalló cave is the rich collection limestone cave paintings and engravings depicting animals and other topics. The existence of these scenes confirms a high artistic and symbolic capacity of the ancient population.
- Valencia (INTERNATIONAL), 40 miles
- Alicante (INTERNATIONAL), 52.8 miles
- Ibiza/San José (INTERNATIONAL), 83 miles
- Murcia-San Javier (INTERNATIONAL), 89.3 miles
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