3 bedroom cortijo for sale
Spain - Urcal, Almería, Andalusia
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- Beautifully reformed cortijo with traditional features
- Above-ground pool
- Open country & mountain views
- Walking distance to Urcal village
- Fly-free enclosure for outdoor dining
This wonderful reformed cortijo sits in a superb position with open country & mountain views, established mature gardens and plenty of privacy, yet just a 15 minute walk into Urcal village where all daily amenities can be found.
Double gates open into the fenced area (approximately 8,000m?) of the 12,883m? flat plot. The driveway sweeps in one direction up to a parking area and the garage measuring 50m?, and in the other direction to a substantial car port and covered storage area. All of this is flanked by immaculate gardens, including citrus and almond trees and feature stone walls.
Continuing to the side of the house, an expansive marble terrace leads to the beautiful main garden area, with a brilliant array of colourful flowers, palm trees, distressed wood features, terracotta pots and gravel pathways. The views from here are superb; over open country with a mountain backdrop. To the rear of the house is a large fly-free enclosure with plenty of space for al fresco dining, sunbathing, as well as an above ground pool here. Beyond this is the remaining land, whilst on the other side of the house there is another terrace area, a section of land laid to gravel with a raised flowerbed and steps up to a roof terrace.
Entering the property from the front leads to a terrace with separate fly-free seating/dining area and then a door from here enters into a short hallway. To the left is a huge utility room/pantry, then immediately ahead is a shower room, and to the right is a very generous fitted kitchen with A/C. An archway leads to the generously proportioned dining area. To the right is the original inset marble entrance hall with door out to the marble terrace, and in the corner is a door into a very spacious guest bedroom with en-suite washroom and walk-in wardrobe. A door from the dining room brings you through to the inner living room, with exposed wooden beams, feature glass front & fan assisted log fireplace, air conditioning, plus inset display area with lighting. From here a further door leads to the huge outer living/sun room. There is a separate seating area, as well as dining area in this light & airy room. There are fly screens across all windows allowing this space to be opened up in the summer months or alternatively, the windows can be closed in the winter to allow the warmth in and enjoy the winter sun.
From the inner living room is a hallway with the third bedroom on the right. This is a generous double room with exposed beam and mezzanine storage space. The master bedroom is here on the left. This very spacious bedroom leads out to the fly-free dining & pool terrace and benefits from air conditioning, separate walk-in closet, vaulted ceiling and an enormous en-suite bathroom complete with bath, separate shower cubicle and an arch with inset lighting over the sink.
The property is located in the village of Urcal, around 7-8 minutes from the main town centre of Huercal Overa. Urcal offers all daily amenities, including two bars, a supermarket and medical centre. The property is approximately 30 minutes from the soft, sandy beaches of San Juan de los Terreros & Aguilas. The main town centre of Huercal Overa offers a state of the art hospital, many large shops, supermarkets, bars, restaurants etc. and is a leading town in the area.
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