Cottage for sale
Portugal - Figueiró dos Vinhos, Estremadura
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- Stone property
- Lovely views of the lake
- Great potential
- Connected to mains water and electric
This property would be ideal to create a fantastic family home or guest house. The property is just a few minutes to walk to the shores of the lake. There is a marine to anchor a boat, with a café/restaurant. There is a lovely camp site nearby, with restaurant.
This area is an insider tip for nature friends and fans of swimming, fishing and canoeing, for wake boarders and water skiers. The little medieval hamlet of Dornes is nearby, as is the beautiful and lively town of Figueiró dos Vinhos.
The smaller house is set on one floor and has a footprint of 99 square meters. It has an attic space which could be converted into more living space. The larger, ruined house, with a footprint of 132 square meters, is set over two floors and is built of strong stone walls which could be be integrated into a modern building.
The property is situated by a tarmac road running alongside the river, and is accessed by a private driveway.
The nearest town is Figueiró dos Vinhos, an attractive little town where you will find all amenities, including a public health center, private clinic, a public library with free internet access, an indoor public swimming pool, weekly market, many cafés and a few restaurants, mini-markets and super markets, service stations, workshops and garages. There are three lovely little river beaches within a few minutes´ drive away.
The regional capital and Portugal's third city, the picturesque medieval university city of Coimbra, home of one of Europe's leading university hospitals, is about an hour drive away. World Heritage Town of Tomar is about 45 minutes. The beaches on the Atlantic are easily reached by the dual carriageway IC8.
The closest airport to the property is situated at Porto, which is around two hours and ten minutes´ drive. Porto airport is serviced by a variety of low cost airlines, which operate regular flights into and out of the United Kingdom and other European countries.
There is also a direct express bus from Figueiró dos Vinhos to Lisbon.