- Updated On:
- October 11, 2020
- 7 Bedrooms
- 4 Bathrooms
- 189.00 m2
A tranquil river retreat packed with opportunity. This unique Property has its own private river access only minutes away from the Historical City of Coimbra. The house is already divided into 3 separate houses, giving the opportunity for rentals and running a guest house. The opportunities are endless and provides the tranquil escape where nature and water meet.
189m² 3 Story Main house with separate living space below
Additional 2 bedroom apartment separate to the main house
Outdoor Kitchen with Wood oven and WC
3 Stories, balconies
Garage, large garden with fruit trees
Outside eating area
Outdoor patio with trellis, fixed meal tables, barbecue and storage house
Work area on the lower floor of the patio
Large plot, located to the north with Estrada da Beira and, to the south, with the Ceira river, with an area of culture and orchard (very varied fruit trees). Shed.
Private River Access
In Detail …
This large family home is situated down a gravel track off the main road access to Coimbra, with views of hills, nature and river. This unique property has ample room and is already divided into 3 separate living spaces. It does need some modernizing and the price reflects this. Being so close to Coimbra and private river access it opens up many opportunities for lettings and different business ventures.
A property like this doesn’t come along with very often.
Main House …..
The large main house is accessed from the main road with a private entrance at road level. This family home consists of 4 bedrooms, a bathroom, kitchen and living room. With balconies overlooking to countryside and river. On the road side level there are 3 bedrooms, wooden stairs take you down one flight to the bathroom, kitchen, living room and a further bedroom. There is another door leading to the back courtyard and from the kitchen stairs lead down to the outdoor kitchen and WC. There is an outside eating area above a cellar. With kiwi vines providing shade, this would make a unique coffee shop during summers months as a potential business. More stairs lead to another outdoor eating area with built in metal tables and BBQ area, the whole area is shaded by vines and kiwis.
Ground Floor Accommodation ….
There is further accommodation on the ground floor with an open fireplace, large living room, cellar and mezzanine level with a bedroom, WC and landing area for study or further bedroom. Leading off the Living room area is a large games room or garage for 4 cars which was the original use of the space.
With side entrance through its own gate leading upstairs to the front door, on the 1st floor.
As you enter the WC is in front of you, a passage leads to the kitchen 2 bedrooms and living area with balconies with fantastic views of the River Ceira and the greenery of forests surrounding the area.
The property is located in Central Portugal, around 5 minutes drive, from the beautiful city of Coimbra, Portugal`s third biggest city. Coimbra is regarded as the university city of Portugal, but for over 100 years it was the medieval capital of the country. This interplay of ancient history and progressive student ideals come together in Coimbra to form a fascinating tourist destination. The city has the River Mondega winding its way through the city which adds to its charm. Built on the grounds of a former palace, the university is famed for its baroque library, the Biblioteca Joanina, and its 18th-century bell tower. In the city’s old town lies the 12th-century Romanesque cathedral Sé Velha.
There are two good sized shopping centres, the University Hospital, along with a large Industrial estate. This city has everything you will need, scattered with quaint cafes, restaurants, boutique shops and all the amenities you need.
Porto is around 1 ½ hours away and Lisbon is around a 2 ½ hours’ drive. The coastal Town of Figueira da Foz seaside is around 40 minutes. The famous seaside town of Nazaré with the largest wave ever recorded is just over an hour away.
This small farm is inserted in a bucolic environment, with exceptional sun exposure and excellent accessibility for cars. Ideal for a large family and/or a plethora of business opportunities.
Don’t miss this excellent opportunity and book your visit now!