For sale direct from the owner!
This charming town house is located on one of the most iconic and unique Plazas in Antequera. The house sits in front of the famous Colegiata de Santa María which was constructed between 1514 and 1550 at the behest of the Bishop of Málaga and was the first Renaissance-style building to be erected in Antequera.
The house itself has been the subject of a thorough renovation during 2018 and 2019 and is beautifully presented and in “walk-in” condition.
A summary of the renovation includes new sub floors beneath new ceramic tiling to ground floor area. The same tiling continues to landing and upstairs bathroom creating a good flow through the house. The electrics and plumbing have been totally updated.
Both bathrooms and the kitchen have been updated to a contemporary style with modern fittings and a luxurious feel.
The house comes with 2 bedrooms and a further dressing room which could be returned to a 3rd bedroom or as a nursery etc. A full bathroom is located on the first floor and a ground floor shower room is ideal for guests.
The property has so much
♦ A great location in the historic quarter of Antequera, Malaga
♦ Fully reformed in 2018/19
♦ Beautifully presented throughout
♦ Stylish and contemporary kitchen with separate tiled pantry/store
♦ Access directly from the Plaza Santa Maria
♦ Walking distance of local bars, restaurants and amenities
♦ Stunning views across the city to the “Peña” mountain
♦ All mains services – electric, water, drainage and Internet
♦ Walking distance of bars/restaurants and local amenities
♦ Excellent access to motorways and high speed rail woutes
♦ Small patio and roof top terrace with amazing views
♦ Parking available close by
The layout of the property…
Attractive wood double front door opens into a tiled inner porch, leading to a decorative metal door and into the spacious living room. The living room has views over the plaza and has stairs leading to the first floor. The lounge has a Panasonic plumbed in air con unit.
Beautiful marble staircase to upper floor.
An archway in the living room leads through to the dining room. The dining room is large enough for a dining table and 6 chairs and has a wall mounted electric panel heater. A door leads from the dining room to a small patio with far reaching views across the city.
Door to downstairs shower room.
The kitchen is open plan to the dining room and makes the whole space feel light and bright. The kitchen comes with white wall and base storage units and an attractive wooden work top. Built in oven, hob and extractor as well as a built-in dishwasher. The kitchen also has a wall mounted electric panel heater.
An archway leads through to a tiled pantry and storage space.
The stairs up from the living room lead to a first-floor landing with doors to the two bedrooms and bathroom and a further door which leads out to the roof terrace.
Bedroom 1 is a good size double bedroom and has attractive windows and shutters with a Juliette balcony overlooking the walls of the Alcazabah and the plaza. This room has pre installation for another plumbed in Air/con unit and also a wall mounted electric panel heater.
Off this bedroom is a dressing room (3m.35 x 2m) with wardrobes to one side and fixed shelving to the other. This room used to serve as a third bedroom and could easily be converted back to a bedroom if required.
Bedroom 2 is a smaller double again with attractive windows and shutters with Juliette balcony and the same front view of the plaza. Built in storage cupboard.
Bathroom. This is fully tiled with a Roca bath, a vanity unit with storage below and lighting around the tiled in mirror. WC. Plumbing for washing machine.
This great space benefits from a new sub floor of concrete and was completely retiled with a new shade in 2020. This is the perfect space to take in the views across the city and to the mountains in the distance. It comes with a wrought iron balustrade and power socket.
Parking… There is no parking in the plaza Santa Maria as this is a traffic free zone however, each resident has a key for the barrier. The delivery of larger items can be organised and there are four close options to park your car all within 25-50 metres. It may also be possible to hire a garage space.
Known as the “crossroads of Andalucía” this historic city has long been a key part of the landscape connecting inland Andalucía with the coastal region.
The city has a colourful history with stunning architecture, a huge range of cultural events throughout the year and an ever-growing selection of bars, restaurants, shopping options and sporting facilities. The modern hospital has an excellent reputation and there are more churches per head of population the city than anywhere in Spain.
Motorway connections are excellent with good access to Malaga, Sevilla, Cordoba and Granada. Add to this, the high-speed rail network and you can be in Madrid in a little over 2 hours!
Antequera has a thriving commercial background with the industrial park home to the new “dry port” which will provide job opportunities and further expand the reputation of the city.
This house is located in the historic quarter and it is hard to believe what’s available on your doorstep – the hilltop castle with its famous towers overlooking the city, the Santa Maria church, the Arcos de Gigantes, Roman remains and many beautiful Renaissance and Baroque style buildings.