Large and impressive 4 bedroom 2 bathroom Country villa in Lorca, with large basement with double garage, private 8m x 4m swimming pool, landscaped gardens, covered pergola, set in a fantastic location with stunning views to the beautiful surrounding scenery. The property sits on a massive plot of 33377 sq. m. enjoying full privacy yet surrounded by a few other villas within walking distance. The property is located just under 25 minutes drive from the large and historical town of Lorca which is the nearest town with amenities. The coastal towns of Aguilas and Mazarron are approximately 50 minutes drive.
Total build size: 325 sq. m.
Plot size: 33377 sq. m.
Habitation license granted.
Council tax: around 406 euros.
With a build size of approximately 325 sq. m. it consists of:
Downstairs: Entrance/hallway, dining kitchen, living room, utility room, 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms (one en-suite) and 2 large sunrooms.
The underbuild consists of a store room, wine cellar and large double garage.
The access is all tarmac with the exception of the last 1 km. which is by a dirt track.
The property was situated intentionally and built in a lovely, secluded tranquil area which originally consisted of two hills. The lowest eastern hill was flattened and that is where the house was constructed. This has a surface area of approximately 4000m2 and is fully fenced and closed off with electric gates and enjoys almost 360º views. The slightly higher western hill covers the house from the views of neighboring properties and ensures perfect privacy.
The building of house was completed in 2012. The property is of a bungalow design, combining the typical Spanish styling, for the comfort of permanent living here in this beautiful area of Spain. The outside areas of the pool and house are tiled.
The house consists of the following:
A roomy entrance hallway connecting to the night corridor to the spacious bedrooms and direct access to the covered terrace and the swimming pool area.
A large, fully equipped kitchen/diner, equipped with a substantial side-by-side refrigerator, dishwasher, electric cooking plates with extractor, an electric and a microwave oven. There is also a large comfortable lounge heated separately with a gas stove.
Adjacent to the kitchen there is a utility room of with a large build-in cupboard, washing machine, tumble dryer and a sink with connection to water and sewerage. From the utility room a stairway gives access to the under build of the property.
A large master bedroom with adjacent dressing room and spacious built-in wardrobe enjoying an ensuite bathroom with toilet and walk-in shower. A set of double doors give access to the terrace and the swimming pool area.
Adjacent to the master bedroom there is of sunroom with glass sliding doors on two sides with a south orientation.
A second double bedroom with build-in wardrobes and a spacious family bathroom.
Two further single bedrooms one of which is currently being used as a large office space.
The under build consists of a very useful 21m2 storage room with built-in metal racks and then a good size wine cellar. In addition there is a double garage with electric doors.
There is a covered porch of 7m x 4m with build-in sink cabinet and a gas driven barbecue. The porch can be closed off with removable mosquito blinds.
All windows and doors, including the sliding doors of the sunroom are equipped with mosquito blinds and either security grills or electric roller blinds.
Adjacent to the house there is a 3.5m x 3.5m open and covered pergola.
The property is surrounded by fully laid out mature garden areas with a number of fruit trees (orange, mandarin, lemon, apricot), different types of palm trees, two Persian silk trees, a jacaranda, a mimosa, a big number of birds-in-paradise and various rose bushes, Bougainville and oleanders. The garden is equipped with a complete irrigation system.
From the covered porch in southern direction the panorama of the wooded slopes of the Sierra del Viento resembles the Black Forest. In the northern direction the views are more typically Spanish with the mountain ranges of the Sierra del Gigante with its peaks up to 1600m high, the Sierra del Cambron, the Sierra Espuña with its natural reserve and the Sierra de la Tercia, at the foot of which lies the town of Lorca. In far western direction one can just see the 2000m high peaks of the Sierra Maria, where every year the first and the last snow of the winter is visible.
The property is connected to mains electricity.
It has its own water supply, based on a drilled well of 100m deep and a reservoir of 10.000 litre, the capacity of the well is about 1.500 liter per day. The quality of the water from the well has been analysed and it is perfectly drinkable.
The property has a Large septic tank and the kitchen is connected to a smaller and separate septic tank.
Gas fired central heating throughout. There is a gas tank with a capacity of 2.500 litre. It is heated with a high output boiler (brand Junkers). The lounge has a separately functioning gas stove, that is connected to the same gas tank. The capacity of the tank covers an entire winter period.
The kitchen-diner, the lounge, the two big bedrooms, the office space and the sunroom are equipped with air-conditioning.
The house has a double satellite dish with perfect reception of all satellites for radio and TV channels. Connections are available in the lounge, the sunroom, the second big bedroom and the office space.
The property has a high speed (20 mbps) connection to the internet with a local provider. There is Wi-Fi throughout the entire house.
The property comes with a fully equipped double dog kennel, where dogs can stay in perfect safety when the owners are out.
The location of the property is near Lorca, a medium-sized town but one that offers all the amenities that you would like including bars, over 100 restaurants, supermarkets etc. It is traditional with many squares and narrow streets and a typically Mediterranean centre. The panorama is dominated by a fortress with a medieval castle. The town is famous for the events during the “Semana Santa”, when visitors come from all over Spain to enjoy the festivities.