Large detached Family Cortijo, 4 bed 2 bath keeping many of the original features, with outside sitting area, BBQ area, covered porch, traditional brick wood-fired oven, set in plot of 32,142 sq. metres of natural land. Located just 15 minutes from the sought-after village of Purias, 20 minutes from the market town of Puerto Lumbreras, 25 minutes from the historical town of Lorca and 25 minutes from the stunning beaches of Aguilas.
Situated in the Sierra de Almenara, this renovated country house lies on the south western fringes of Murcia surrounded by 32,142 sq.metres of hilly land. This rural retreat is an ideal family house for those seeking peace and tranquillity.
Casita build area including BBQ: 180 m2
4 bed 2 bath cortijo comprising: Large lounge-living room with feature fireplace and log burner, to the right an arch open door leads to the fully fitted modern kitchen; to the left an arch open door gives access to a short passage leading to 2 double bedrooms, a large shower room with independent toilet inside and a massive bedroom (6 people can easily sleep here, currently used as a teaching room); to the front a few steps lead up to a passage to the right with a shower room (independent toilet inside), and another massive bedroom (again 6 people can easily sleep here), from this bedroom and from the kitchen there are is access to the outside BBQ area.
All rooms have attractive and original beamed ceilings and terracotta tiled floors. All bedrooms have wooden floor and underfloor heating.
To the front of the casita there is a large terraced area with two separate seating areas both under a covered pergola.
To the side there is a large covered BBQ area which has a double sink, a large worktop and also benefits from water and electricity supply.
It benefits from solar heating and oil heating. There is also a gas boiler.
On the property there are 2 large water deposits. One has 60,000 litres of capacity and the 2nd one has 20,000 litres of capacity. The larger one is filled up from a well that is nearby. From this one the water is pumped into the smaller one which is on a high level, and from this one the water goes to the house by gravity.
Behind the houses it is the solar heating system for the central heating. And near here there is an outbuilding with a 2,500 litres water deposit and the oil boiler. Just outside is the oil tank.
Mains water, mains electric, Internet and telephone are connected.
The outside space total approx. 3.2 hectares (32,142 m2) of land. Access is by tarmac road with the last 1.5 kms. being by a dirt track.
This property is located just 10 minutes drive from a small village (Los Jopos) with a supermarket, butchers, medical centre, chemist, 3 bars and a children´s park. Within 20 minutes drive is the sought-after village of Purias where you will find numerous bars, restaurants, banks, a supermarket, a Sunday market, health centre, pharmacy, police station, and a few different shops; 25 minutes from the large outdoor shopping centre in Lorca, 20 minutes from the historical town of Lorca and 25 minutes from coastal town of Águilas and its beautiful blue flag beaches.
Furniture is available for sale at separate negotiation.
Please note that the property is detached although there is another property which is nearby.