For sale direct from the owners!
This delightful country villa dates back to the 1970’s but the current owners have done a terrific job at creating a comfortable, modern and contemproary home for permanent living or as a holiday home. Located just off the A7207 Competa to Torrox road, you are just a 5min drive to the bustling village of Competa. This village has long been a popular destination for many different nationalities and this country home is certainly going to generate interest being so beautifully presented.
The house sites within a plot of just under 3,000M2 and the connection with the adjoining countryside is immediate – stunning panoramic views across the adjacent olive groves and surrounding mountains. The location of the property is just on the edge of the Sierra de Tejeda Natural Park and it is easy to see why so many people are attracted to this area. Wildlife, nature walks, stunning scenery and a huge variety of flora and fauna attract visitors from across the world and many of them have fallen in love with it so much that they buy a home and enjoy it year-round. Why don’t you do the same?
The property itself has been updated to create a comfortable home but it still retains bags of charm with rustic beamed ceilings and exposed brickwork. The layout of the property is open plan making it a great space for relaxing and enjoying the best of the weather because this informal arrangement creates a flow to the house which also marries with the outside space.
The lounge area has a feature fireplace, beamed ceiling and a brick feature wall. There is a large, newly fitted inverter Air/Con unit providing heating and cooling. An archway leads through to the kitchen which is fitted with contemporary wall and base storage units topped off by marble worksurfaces. There is space for all the usual appliances including a built in Fagor Class A gas oven and 4 ring gas hob, fridge/freezer and dishwasher. There is a 10ltr water heater under the sink unit.
The sunroom or garden room is in addition to the living room and offers a great space for dining and the perfect spot for taking in the far-reaching views. Double glazed, it also works well during the height of summer and in the cooler winter months.
The house has two double bedrooms, one with fitted wardrobe units, both bedrooms have inverter hot and cold air conditioning units.
The bathroom has an extractor fan, electric heated towel rail, a shower over the bath, there is a modern bathroom sink fitted in a 3 draw vanity unit, low flush toilet, and full height matching bathroom storage unit. Hot water to sink and bath is delivered via a modern Junkers gas boiler.
The water supply is pumped directly into the water deposit via an underground pipe. The house is being sold with the “share” for this supply which, at the time the current owners bought was valued at €10,000. The allowance per month is 16,000 litres and any usage above that has to paid for. The only time a water bill has had to be paid is when the pool had to be filled up from scratch.
This home has so much to offer, these are our pick of the bunch…
♦ Detached country home with easy access (no long tracks) and just 5mins to Competa.
♦ Swimming pool, great outside space and terrific views across surrounding countryside.
♦ Great as a permanent home but can also work well as a holiday home.
♦ Beautifully presented throughout – a great mix of rustic charm and modern comforts
♦ Internet access for streaming television – up to 10Mbps download
♦ Double glazed windows and doors throughout.
♦ Walking distance (12mins) of a local bar/restaurant
♦ 4-door saloon car available to buy with the property via separate negotiation.
♦ Fully furnished, with the option to be sold with contents via separate negotiation.
♦ Mains electric and mains water with 10,000ltr brick-built deposit.
Outside Space, swimming pool and gardens
Spanish life is always connected to the outdoors and this property has a lovely large terrace at the rear of the house overlooking the Sierra de Tejeda Natural Park. Wind out sun blinds can provide shade on the hottest days but you have plenty of space to enjoy the sunshine and it is the perfect area in which to relax, dine or even entertain with a BBQ area. There is a brick built store for tools and equipment for sun beds on this level.
Down a set of steps is a glorious 10m & 5m swimming pool and another large, south facing sun terrace surrounding the pool. Below the pool terrace is a utility room including washing machine, tumble drier, pump, filter etc associated with the swimming pool. Adjacent to this is a workshop with plenty of additional storage space.
There is adequate secure off-road parking for 3 or 4 vehicles.
The property is situated on the edge of the Natural Park, nestling in an Olive grove, incorporating grape vines, orange trees, lemon, avocado and fig trees.
There is a large area around the property that is fenced for pet security, with the option of extending it to the full property boundary if required.