This beautifully designed home was built in 2012 to an exceptionally high standard. Located on the edge of a lovely village near to Barrio on the Silver Coast, this home sits in a premier position overlooking the adjoining countryside and out to the Atlantic Ocean. The home has a large open plan living area that is designed to take full advantage of the views and the beautiful surroundings. A delightful terrace to the side of the main living area makes a wonderful space for outside dining and entertainment. The 3 bedrooms are spacious and all have views to the sea. There is a 8×4 swimming pool. The property sits on a lot of 5900m2 an 95% of the lot has exposure to the views.
In detail… ………
Entrance to the property is through electronic gates onto a spacious driveway where the front and side entrances are accessed.
The front door opens into a spacious entrance hall where your eye is immediately drawn to the full height window at the opposite end where you catch a glimpse of the pool, the garden and the views.
Immediately to the left is a smaller inner hall with guest coat closet and a guest cloakroom with a beautiful glass sink set into a vanity unit with mirror over, and a wc The bathroom is full tiled and there is a floor to ceiling window that fills this bathroom with natural light.
The open plan living, dining and kitchen area is very spacious with tall ceilings. This whole area has access to the wonderful views by way of the full patio doors that flank the full front and part side of this space.
The kitchen is fitted with a full range of white contemporary kitchen units, incorporating deep drawers for storage and a tall unit where the eye level oven is incorporated. The work surfaces has a sink unit an an electric hob with extractor fan over. There is a window that looks to the side, and glass doors that open onto the large side terrace.
Off the kitchen is a large utility room that has a range of base and wall units with a work surface that incorporates a stainless steel sink with mixer. There is space here for a washing machine and dryer and the upright fridge / freezer is also found in this area. The utility room is part tiled and has tiled flooring.
A door off the utility room gives access to the “hidden” office. This is a quiet area which is used by the owners as an office but could likewise be an additional bedroom or a hobby room. The floors are tiled and there is access to the front.
The dining and living area have full exposure to the garden and views and the patio doors to the right side lead directly out to the swimming pool area with the doors to the left side opening onto the wonderful terrace. Designed in such a way that entertaining in this home will provide a seamless flow for your guests, providing areas where they can have some quiet “down time” or enjoy the pool and outside features.
From the main hallway an inner hallways leads to the bedrooms and bathrooms.
The first very spacious bathroom has a walk in shower with a glass shield, a wc, bidet and a sink set into a vanity unit with mirror above. There is a floor to ceiling window and the bathroom is fully tiled.
The first and second of the bedrooms have tiled flooring, built in wardrobes and floor to ceiling patio doors that open onto the garden and pool and provide views to the sea.
The master bedroom is very spacious. There are tiled floors, full height patio doors that open onto a private terrace where you can enjoy the expansive views over the garden and towards the sea. There is a pocket door that opens into a wardrobe area that flanks both side and gives access to a further pocket door that opens into the en suite bathroom. There is a wc, walk in shower with glass shield and a sink set into a vanity unit with mirror above. The bathroom is fully tiled.
To the front of the house is a huge parking area that will easily accommodate several vehicles or can allow space for a camper van if needed.
To the rear the lot takes full advantage of it’s fantastic location as it takes in the garden and the views beyond to the sea.
There is a 8×4 swimming pool directly to the rear of the house. The pool is 1m at the shallow end and deepens to 2m. It is surrounded by terraces for sunbathing and relaxing.
The garden has been planted and divided in areas to provide colorful surroundings. There are many beautiful shrubs and plants throughout and a rockery is a particularly lovely feature of the garden area.
To the side of the living room is a large patio area with a really attractive pagoda covering the entire area. The front side of this provides a BBQ area and in the agents opinion this is a simply beautiful are of the home to relax, dine and enjoy all this home has to offer. It might also be possible to glass in this area with folding doors and put on a retractable roof so it can be used all year round.
Further Information… ………
The house has mains water and mains sewage
There is under floor heating throughout via ASHP
There are TV ports in all main room
Three phase electrics
Security system with cameras
A garden water sump provides 35,000L
Double glazing throughout
Up to 200mb of internet available
All the patio’s and drive are finished in Portugal stone
There are space saving pocket doors throughout the house
If you can’t decide between country and sea views this property takes that decision away because it provides enviable views over both. The sunsets over the Atlantic ocean are simply breathtaking and you will have full on views of them all.
The town of Alcobaca is a few minutes drive away. Alcobaca is a lovely town that is big enough to provide you with everything you need but still small enough to be personal. There are supermarkets, cafes, restaurants, banks, health centers, dentists and all other amenities you would expect from a mid sized town.
The beautiful beaches at Nazare are less than 20 minutes away as is the world famous beaches and bay at Sao Martinho do Porto.
Caldas da Rainha and Leiria are both 25 minutes away.
Lisbon and Lisbon Airport are 1 hour away.