7 bedroom villa for sale
Spain - Benahavís, Málaga, Andalusia
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Cross the main gate of the home along an impeccable tree lined pebble stone driveway with Cypress trees, lush planters and pleasant scents, immediately evokes the flair of true Mediterranean living. The driveway forks into split levels, to allow access to the garage on the lower end or continue to the main entrance on a picturesque pebbled square with colourful flowers, plants and trees and a presiding fountain by the large stone wall. A rustic studded wooden entrance door in old Spanish country fashion, almost hidden under a welcoming tiled roof porch, gives way to a bright and spacious hallway flooded with natural light, which distributes the access to the main areas of the house as well as to the terraces and garden.
To the right, double sliding doors reveal the very spacious 70 m2 living room arranged with various seating areas. A bay window offers enticing views to the surrounding Marbella Club golf course and hills. A large fireplace acts as the unifying centrepiece, and three sets of panelled glass doors also give access from the living room to the main colonial style terrace with its pale green Venetian shutters.
To the left of the hallway a 50 m2 dining room - also with a feature bay window, facing out to the terrace and gardens - offers ample space for dining and entertaining. This room has direct access to the kitchen, as well as to the exterior "breakfast" terrace area - ideal for breakfast, informal meals or relaxing afternoon tea whilst enjoying the views and sounds of the beautiful gardens. Through a set of glass patio doors, one can step from here into the ample country style kitchen that features a fabulous range stove, a big island and endless counter top space as well as all modern appliances needed in a gourmet kitchen, and its pertaining pantry, of course!
On this main level there are also a guest cloakroom and a cosy study / office, with a large bay window overlooking the beautiful fountain and square. One the most attractive features on this floor is the large colonial style terrace area which runs along the south facing side of the house with various seating and dining areas overlooking the beautiful landscaped gardens, the pool and the stunning panoramic views to the Mediterranean Sea and Gibraltar, the 18 hole golf course and the surrounding hills.
These views excel from the terraces on the upper floor, which is reached by a stairway from the main hallway. The distribution of this level includes the master bedroom suite with separate his & hers bathrooms, both fitted with bathtub separate shower, double sinks and respective dressing areas with build in wardrobes. The master bedroom's suite layout features ample sitting area with a working fireplace and large double blade panelled glass doors, opening up to the main upper floor open terrace from which the views are truly breathtaking.
On the same level there are two further double bedrooms with full ensuite bathrooms, one with a romantic balcony onto the pebbled entrance patio and the other one with access to the large main upper floor terrace facing the garden. A fourth bedroom suite lies a floor below, off the main entrance porch, as a separate and very private haven, with ensuite bathroom and ample seating and study area featuring a bay window with views to the golf course.
On the lowest level of the villa there is a large lounge / entertainment/ room (with possibility of conversion) with double doors to a small open patio seating area. This is preceded by a soundproof purpose built cinema room with state of the art equipment. This floor also houses a separate 2 bedroom unit used as staff quarters with living room, bathroom and open plan kitchen, a further guest or staff bedroom and full bathroom off the 3 vehicle garage area, utility and laundry rooms, a large pantry area, the technical room and several spacious storage rooms.
The exterior grounds of this home are truly delightful. Cared for daily with love and attention to every detail, the 5000 m2 plot with a privileged setting is one of the few that have direct access to the prestigious 18 hole golf course that he house is surrounded by. From the terrace on the main floor a stone staircase leads down to the lawn garden, featuring a 12 x 7 meter swimming pool, with a large area for sun beds and a pergola, perfect for lounging and entertaining. There are also separate changing room and shower facilities by the pool.
This home has been completely renovated and brought up to the highest standards of quality, design, elegance and flair. A dream villa to enjoy the true Mediterranean lifestyle!
- Gibraltar (North Front) (INTERNATIONAL), 30.7 miles
- Málaga (INTERNATIONAL), 32.3 miles
- Jerez (INTERNATIONAL), 58.7 miles
- Sevilla (San Pablo) (INTERNATIONAL), 77.6 miles
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