5 bedroom villa for sale
Spain - Andalucia, Malaga, Álora
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This property is a luxury home already set up for rural holiday lettings. The main house is a spacious 2 bedroom 2 bathroom property, and there are three holiday cottages, all self contained with full facilities and individual terraces. One of the cottages can be accessed from the main house or by private entrance, and so can also be used for visiting family etc. The property is only a few minutes from Alora town by car, and enjoys excellent views of the area including the town and castle. The train service from Alora serves both Malaga and Ronda, and there is also a local bus service. From its peaceful location in the foothills of the white-washed mountain town of Alora you would hardly guess that this amazing villa is less than 30 minutes drive from Malaga airport and the beaches of the Costa del Sol. The grounds boast well established tropical gardens and have panoramic views of the surrounding mountains, olive groves and Alora village. Enjoy unrivalled views of the ruins of a magnificent Arab castle illuminated in the evening in a magical setting for outside dining. The aquamarine lakes of Ardales and dramatic El Chorro Gorge are just a short drive away.
At the front, side and rear of the house there are extensive covered terraces with Andalucian arches, giving shady areas all day. The terrace to the front is covered with mature grapevines. Double front doors lead in to the entrance lobby, and further double semi-glazed doors lead in to the kitchen/ dining room. In the dining area, there is a beautiful feature woodburner, and the kitchen is equipped with marble worktops, a centre island, cupboards, a Belfast sink, 5 burner gas range cooker and double door fridge freezer. To the side of the dining area, there is a utility room with marble worktops, Belfast sink, washing machine, dishwasher and storage space. To the other side of the kitchen/ dining room, there is a hallway leading to a cloakroom with toilet and basin, and also double doors to the pool terrace. Across the back of the house, a large living room has a feature fireplace with woodburner, two ceiling fans and three sets of double doors on two sides leading out on to the terraces. A marble staircase leads to the first floor, where there are two bedrooms. The first is a large double bedroom with air conditioning and ceiling fan, There is an en-suite bathroom with bath, basin and toilet and doors to a terrace. The other bedroom is the master bedroom, and is very large with air conditioning, ceiling fan and doors to the terrace, where there are superb views to Alora town and castle. Another en-suite bathroom has two individual basins, a corner Jacuzzi bath with shower screen, toilet and bidet, and also more doors to the terrace.
The first cottage can be accessed from the main house utility room or by independent front door. This cottage has a living room with fireplace and doors to a terrace, a kitchen area with Belfast sink and gas cooker, and a bedroom with air conditioning and ceiling fan and a hallway with doors to the terrace. There is an en-suite bathroom with shower, toilet and basin. The cottage has a private terrace with trees and plants and a private barbecue. The second cottage is entered through a stable door. It has a large living room/ bedroom with air conditioning and ceiling fan, a kitchen area with gas cooker and Belfast sink, doors to the terrace and a bathroom with bath with shower over, toilet and basin in marble surround. There is another private terrace with private barbecue. The third cottage has a large living room/ bedroom, air conditioning and ceiling fan, doors to the terrace and a kitchen area with gas cooker, Belfast sink, and a bathroom with bath with shower over, toilet and basin. This cottage also has an independent terrace with private barbecue.
At the rear of the house there are extensive terraces and a large 12m x 6m swimming pool with two Roman ends, one with steps and the other with seating. It also has underwater lighting. The whole garden area has been extensively landscaped and has numerous mature trees, plants and shrubs. The covered terrace on two sides of the house has ceiling fans, and plenty of seating space. The driveway has space for numerous cars and continues right around the property, and apart from the formal gardens surrounding the house and pool, there is a further area of land to one side.
The whole property has been built and equipped to a very high standard, and is presented in excellent decorative order.
This layout provides a great opportunity for a rural holiday business, and the property is fully registered. The current owner has received 80 favourable online reviews and these will stay with the property for a future owner.
- Málaga (International), 25.5 miles
- Gibraltar (North Front) (International), 94.7 miles
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