Plot for sale
Austria - St Stefan im Gailtal, Hermagor, Carinthia
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- Sunny elevated position
- Facing south
- Mountain views
- Close to the Presseggersee
- Close to the Nassfeld Ski Arena
The land consists of two terraces, plots 15, 16 and 17 on the plan. A new house has just been built at the western end of plot 17 on the map, the white house in the photographs. A new plot number 960 was created for this house and spreads south over the three terrace plots.
If the land is purchased as one plot the price is 45euros/m² or for smaller individual plots the price is 48euros/m²..
Schinzengraben is only a short distance from the Presseggersee and about 12-15 minutes drive from the base station of the lift to the Nassfeld Ski Arena.
Hermagor, our home town, is the county town and administrative centre for the central Gailtal and the 30 villages surrounding it. It is a small town but has plenty of supermarkets, shops and restaurants. The famous Semmelrock Konditerei, reputedly one of the best in Austria and where everyone meets for coffee and cakes or a light lunch, lies in the central square, the Gasserplatz. Most Saturday mornings there is a Farmers' Market offering local produce including Gailtaler Speck (bacon), cheeses and honey, the produce for which the area is deservedly famous.
The Presseggersee lies to the east of the town and the fabulous Nassfeld Ski Arena is only a few minutes away by car. The area offers endless opportunities for both summer and winter activities with many kilometers of dedicated trails for walking, cycling, horse riding and golf at the Gailtal Golf Club. Visit the golf club website: www.gailtalgolf.eu for full information about the facilities on offer.
The area has good road and rail links. The railway runs down the Gailtal valley from the station in Hermagor and offers regular services to Villach from where there are trains to the rest of Europe.
Klagenfurt airport is about a 45 minute drive away with flights to Vienna, Berlin, Hamburg and Köln and it is only about a 1 hour and 15 minute drive to Ljubljana airport in Slovenia with flights from Luton (Wizz) and Stansted (easyJet). Salzburg Airport is about a 2 hour drive.
Beautifully located amid mountains, forests and meadows, the crystal-clear Pressegger See boasts super clean water fit for drinking and, thanks to the many sunshine hours here, it is one of Austria's warmest swimming lakes.
Sports: swimming, wind surfing, sailing, fishing, Nordic walking around the lake.
Facilities: bathing beach with large play area, boat rental, wind surfing school, sports and leisure center, fun park, camping sites, hotels
Further Information: www.carinthia.at
Nassfeld Ski Arena
The Nassfeld Ski Arena is the ski-resort in the district of Hermagor. It is located at the Nassfeld Pass and offers 110 km of pistes, extensive off-piste opportunities and 30 ski lifts. The Ski Arena caters for all levels of ability from a dedicated and extensive teaching area to black runs for the expert skier.
The Millenium-Express cable car lift, the longest cable car system in the Alps, takes you to the top (1.919 metres) in less than 15 minutes. The ski resort ranges in elevation from 1300 metres to 2000 metres above sea level. There is also a fantastic 'Snowboard Park' with the ultimate half pipe. The Nassfeld has over 220 snow machines for creating artificial snow and ensuring good skiing conditions.
In Summer it is a spectacular destination for mountain hiking and cycling and offers more than 1000 km of hiking ways. It also has one of the longest Sommer Rodelbahns (summer toboggan run) in Austria.
- Klagenfurt (INTERNATIONAL), 40.1 miles
- Salzburg (INTERNATIONAL), 84.7 miles
- Graz (INTERNATIONAL), 95.6 miles
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