5 bedroom villa for sale
Spain - Andalucia, Almería, Los Gallardos
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- 2 floors
- Build Size 391 m²
- Plot Size 3,90 hectares
- Private Pool
- Telephone Possible
- Internet Possible
- Furniture Negotiable
- Private Terrace
Unquestionably one of the most remarkable properties offered for sale in this region in recent years. This piece of real estate comes with a fully operational olive farm, a large spectacular family residence with a separate self catering / bed and breakfast annex plus a stunning centrally located swimming pool.
Located in a unique area in the Iberian peninsular and situated at the foothills of the Cabrera mountain range La Huelga is an exceptionally beautiful part of the Almeria province.
Just 20 minutes from the beaches of Mojacar and Garrucha, central to all of the attractions of the area including it’s many golfing complexes and 40 minutes to the airport and city of Almeria.
This huge property sits inside a fully fenced and gated mature garden area central to the total land of approximately 39,000 square metres.
The property is approached via the main tarmac road through its own olive groves. Outside the intercom operated entrance gates is a wonderful ancient threshing circle which was originally a communal meeting point for the local villagers and farmers.
Beyond the gates the true qualities of this individually architecturally designed residence unfolds.
Built some 20 years ago using solid mellow local stone, handmade bricks and roofing tiles the main house, pool house and out buildings form a horseshoe shaped courtyard surrounding a beautiful irregular shaped heated swimming pool with it’s own unique waterfall and fountain. Mature gardens with various shrubs walkways patios and lawns complete the idyllic setting and surroundings.
The main entrance door leads you into a spectacular hallway with designer built in 8 seated 'jacuzzi' with a see through log burning fire, an awesome barrel ceiling, antique doors and a quality tiled floor which runs throughout the property completes the scene.
A wardrobe / cupboard lined corridor takes you to a large double bedroom with views at one side over the almond garden, the another window overlooks the pool and lawns
A fully tiled bathroom including bath with shower fitment, a shower cubicle, toilet, bidet and twin hand basins.
A second double bedroom incorporating feature wall, walk in wardrobes / store room and again antique doors to the hallway and wonderful garden views from the windows.
A stairway from the hall takes you to a further double bedroom with a large sun terrace off overlooking the Sierra Cabrera Mountain range, further external steps affords you access to yet another sun terrace with far reaching views of the whole property and the surrounding area.
Another passageway from the hall passes a half bathroom on route to a lounge full of character which includes huge beamed ceiling, full wall feature fireplace with wood burning fire with a back boiler central heating system and three sets of terrace doors out to the well kept gardens.
Following on from the lounge there is an octagonal shaped dining room with a feature tiled dome roof and ceiling together with an acclaimed artist´s wall mural which makes this room totally unique.
A very large kitchen with all the usual fitted fixtures expected together with masses of marble work surfaces and storage cupboards.
There is a secondary informal lounge room with wood burning stove, steps from here take you down to a huge wine cellar and storage area.
Adjoining the main house is a fully self contained annex which includes 2 double bedrooms with full bathroom similar to the main house and finally there is a kitchen diner .
The rental potential here due to the setting and amenities is huge, and could be occupied most of the year.
The 'Olive Farm ' has approx - 1000 trees in production and includes a large water storage deposit ( 30 x 18 metre in size ) and an almacen barn for the storage of equipment and the semi -automatic irrigation system.
The property boasts a large private well and spring water supply meaning the water supply will never be a problem here and of course there are no fees for this utility.
Summing up, this is a very attractive home and business opportunity and it is easy to see why it has been the choice of many professional wedding photograph shoots over the years along with several UK glossy magazine front covers.
The property´s architect originally set out to create something very special under the Andalucian sun and succeeded in his task to the highest level, a dream house.
- Almería (INTERNATIONAL), 32.9 miles
- Murcia-San Javier (INTERNATIONAL), 73.9 miles
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