Country House for sale in Albox
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This beautiful, fully renovated cortijo is a ten-minute drive from Albox and is located on a little less than 1.3 hectares of fenced land. The house is equipped with a new roof, oil fired central heating, German double glazing of top quality finished to a high standard.
The property is accessible via a wrought-iron rolling gate that can be automated, and a pedestrian gate with video access system. A concrete driveway in front of the house offers enough parking space for several cars.
From the covered veranda a hall leads to the partially glass front door. From the corridor to the right is the family living room, with a corner wood-burning stove finished with natural stone, traditional high windows with shutters. To the left of the corridor is the dining room, which also has a traditional high window, with shutters. A door leads to the utility room on either side of an arch that opens into the kitchen. This is a light, spacious modern fully equipped kitchen with high specifications, built-in ceiling lighting, a 5-burner gas hob, a built-in electric oven, microwave, dishwasher and an American fridge freezer. The kitchen door leads to the front of the property.
A door leads to the conservatory with beautiful arched double doors that lead to the Andalusian patio with a gate to the side garden. From the conservatory we go to the piano room and the family / guest shower or to a short corridor that the utility room with washing machine with door to the side garden and to the office / bedroom and the second living room. This is used as a second living room and TV room which can be linked to the separate apartment. Through the second door of the living room we enter the hallway, to the staircase and the spacious 2-person bedroom (which, if required, can have an en-suite bathroom because the bathroom is present, but is closed).
The landing at the top of the stairs leads to the left to a spacious double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower cabin with rain shower, sink in floating sink and toilet. The second landing has doors to the next double bedroom with en-suite bathroom with shower, and to the master suite, which consists of a spacious bedroom with arch to a dressing room and then to a large bathroom with large bath, large glass shower cubicle with rain shower, sink in floating sink, toilet and bidet.
At the rear of the building with its own patio is an independent studio / apartment. If necessary, this can be included in the main building. A paved patio runs the full length at the rear of the house.
The garden is mainly at the front and side of the house, a large area of approximately 2000m2, which is laid on ornamental gravel that has a high density weed suppression membrane and planted with a variety of trees, ornamental and flowering shrubs and plants, with an irrigation system . A cactus garden, seating areas and a dry river bed provide a lot of variety. An above-ground swimming pool of 9 x 5 meters has been installed on the side of the house. It is placed against a higher terrace so that it looks like a swimming pool in the ground. The terrace is screened with wooden fencing and offers enough space for sunbathing and enjoying a view of the swimming pool, garden and surroundings.
A separate area at the front of the house under the garden of approximately 620 m2 is planted with young olive trees and at the rear of the house the two terraces within the fence (1600 m2) are planted with a mixture of mature olive and almonds and a recently planted orchard of various citrus and fruit trees (orange, lemon, lime, grapefruit, peach, nectarine, apricot and nispero). The water reservoirs (25,000 liters) for the agricultural water are located on the upper terrace. A deed of water is included with the sale of the property allowing sufficient water for irrigation of the garden, land and other purposes such as horses.
The land fenced off for the horses consists of two areas connected by a gate, the lower level (approximately 3260m2) with both double vehicle access gates as the field shelter, tack and feeding room (in a converted container) and the upper level (1300m2 approximately) offers an area to drive. The rest of the land is not fenced and planted with a selection of mature olive and almond trees.
On one side of the house is a storage room with the 1000l oil tank and the combi boiler that run both the heating and the hot water. An additional metal shed is located next to the water deposit on a concrete base. The internet is installed in the house with access gates in most rooms, all windows have mosquito nets, the house has full gutters and an alarm is currently installed.
This country house with rental cottages potential is one of the best cortijos in the area, renovated to an incredibly high standard and offers the best of modern living with traditional style.
If we have raised your curiosity to a very high level, do not hesitate to contact us if you want to view this fantastic property in the province of Almeria.
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Country House for sale in Albox
Detached — Resale
€299,950 ~ £257,957 *
- 5 bedrooms
- 4 bathrooms
- Total Rooms: 18 rooms
- Land area 1 m²
- Floor area 360 m²
- Swimming Pool Private
- Guest House Yes
- Water Mains
- Electricity Mains
- Telephone Possible
- Internet Wireless