A beautifully restored stone house sitting on a lot of over 1700m2. There are 4 good sized bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, a huge lounge, formal dining room, dining kitchen and sitting room. Outside there are large terraces and gardens as well as an inground swimming pool with sun terraces, all of which look out over the amazing views that surround this property.
In detail… ……..
The front door opens into a large reception area / entrance hall. The floor is tiled and the French doors directly facing the entrance area not only flood this with natural light but provides an enticing view through to the pool and sun terraces. There is a central heating radiator to the side.
There is a guest bathroom off the hall that has a wc, bidet, glass sink set onto a glass shelf with mirrored cabinet over. Corner shower cubicle and a heated towel rail. The bathroom is fully tiled and has a window to the front.
To the left of the entrance hall there is a comfortable sitting room that has a wood burner, exposed stone wall, a radiator and tiled floor. There are French doors opening to the patio areas and giving access to the pool.
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From here there is a bedroom and ensuite, making this an ideal space for guests as it is separate from the main areas of the house. There are built in wardrobes, the floors are tiled and there is a window to the side. The ensuite is full tiled, has a full bath, wc, bidet, and glass sink set onto a glass shelf. There is a window to the rear and an electric towel rail.
To the right of the entrance hall three steps lead up to the impressive lounge. Immediately facing you is an impressive floor to ceiling panel of glass that incorporates patio doors, that floods the whole area with light. Equally impressive is the beautiful stone fireplace that has been fitted with a fan assisted recuperator to ensure maximum heat efficiency to this area. The stone chimney breast reaches to the roofline. There are central heating radiators to the front and side and three additional windows to the side.
The large formal dining room has tiled floors and a window to the side and also a glass paneled door to the outside.
The kitchen has a matching range of attractive upper and lower units with the work surfaces incorporating a large stainless steel sink with mixer tap over, an electric hob with extractor hood over. The base units incorporate hook ups for the dishwasher and washing machine. There is an electric eye level oven and microwave and space for a wine fridge. There is a central heating radiator and a glass panel door to the outside. In addition there is a window to the side and stairs up to the first level.
First floor… ….
Stairs lead up to the first level and the upper hallway.
The master bedroom has tiled floors and a wide set of patio doors that open onto a lovely terrace where you can sit and enjoy the amazing views of the countryside beyond the property. There are built in wardrobes and central heating radiators. The ensuite has a wc, a corner shower unit and a glass set sink. The bathroom is fully tiled and there is a window to the rear.
Bedrooms 3 and 4 have tiled floors and built in wardrobes. Both have windows and central heating radiators.
The bathroom is fully tiled and has a window to the front. There is a wc, bidet, glass sink set onto a glass shelf and a Jacuzzi style bath.
To the front is a large gravel driveway that will easily accommodate several cars or a motor home. Immediately off this is a block built open fronted garage and workshop. This has concrete flooring and insulated metal roof. Immediately off here there is a small garden with lawn to the other side of this is a large block built storage room which also houses the pump for the swimming pool.
Directly adjacent to the house are large patio areas which incorporate the impressive 10 x 5 swimming pool that has large sun bathing terraces and unobstructed views through the stainless steel and glass safety panels.
There is a well thought out outside kitchen which is adjacent convenient to the kitchen and the outside patios which provides an ideal space for outside dining and entertainment.
The land consists of 1743m2 and has been designed and landscaped with ease of maintenance in mind. There is a wide range of shrubs and trees including olive, apple, pear, peach, pomegranate, lime, almond, walnut, hazelnut, cherry, tangerine and fig.
There are 4 terraces of land at the rear of the property with various trees creating a lovely landscaped area incorporating natural rock gardens. In addition there is a threshing circle and numerous shaded seating areas all with breath-taking views.
There are 18 x 1000ltr water containers located around the garden providing ample water for irrigation.
The property is visited by 2 bread vans that come Monday to Saturday, a vegetable and fish van 3 times a week and a van with frozen products once a week.
The location of the property is 5km from the main town of Ansiao where there are shops, cafes, restaurants, banks, center park, supermarkets and all other amenities you would expect from a mid sized town.
The area which the property is located is seeped in local history. The small chapel located just down the lane from the property is dated as 1747, and is on the tour route for the Templars Knights walk, and also the walk to Fatima. Surrounded by countryside and views this is a peaceful and relaxing haven.
The University and Historical City of Coimbra is 47 kms.
Pombal is 26kms
Lisbon and Porto Airports are approximately 1 ½ hours away.