Character property - Beautifully restored cortijo retaining many of the original features such as attractive beamed ceilings and terracotta tiled floors. 5 bed 3 bath in total offering a 1 bed self-catering annex/apartment, plus 2 additional detached outbuildings and summer kitchen. Ample parking space. Separate entrance for the main house and apartment. Set on a plot of 2874 sq.m. of land with truly stunning views to the hillsides of La Muela and El Mahimon, and situated in picturesque setting, on the edge of a small hamlet, within 6-7 minutes drive from the beautiful hillside town of Velez-Blanco and 10-12 minutes from the larger market town of Velez-Rubio with plenty of amenities. Access is excellent being all by tarmac road.
This property will need an AFO certificate or the habitation license from the Town Hall.
The property comprises of the main three storey living accommodation and a self-contained single storey annex with a total built size of 306 square meters. Each one has its own access although this does not compromise the house easily reverting back into a large family home.
A private lane off a tarmac road leads to the side of the house, an ample and graveled parking space.
The property is distributed over 3 floors and consists of:
Covered terraced leading to entrance hall, to the left we find 2 double bedrooms (one of them with a log-burner) and a bathroom; to the right a door leads to the self-contained apartment with a double bedroom, a bathroom and a large and bright lounge-open plan kitchen-breakfast-dining room with wood burning stove.
Returning to the hall, to the front a staircase takes to the first floor. Here we find a cosy living room with corner log-burner, an archway leads to the spacious and fully fitted country-style kitchen-dining room. From the kitchen to the right it leads to a studio-office area with doors opening onto a large terrace with stunning views to the surrounding countryside and the fertile valley bellow with thousands of olive trees. Also from the studio, a few steps down lead to a partly covered courtyard-sitting area.
Getting back to the kitchen, to the left a few steps up take to a hallway where we find a double bedroom and a full shower room. At the end of this hallway, a staircase leads to the 2nd floor where we find, to the left an ample bedroom, and to the right a massive lounge-living room with a door out to a terrace overlooking the 1st floor terrace and to the stunning surrounding countryside. Also from this lounge a door leads out to the rear of the property which means this is another entrance to the property.
To the front of the house there is an amazing covered summer house-BBQ and eating area which is an ideal place for dinning, parties and relaxing.
Near the summer house is a 2 storey storage building with 44 sq. metres in total.
To the side of the house, on a higher level there is also another 2 storey storage building with 65 sq. metres in total.
The property is connected to mains water and electric.
Also wireless internet and Satellite TV.
Access is all asphalt till the property.
A truly stunning character property blessed with magnificent views and tranquility and yet situated within 6-7 minutes' drive from the beautiful hillside town of Velez-Blanco and 10-12 minutes from the larger market town of Velez-Rubio with plenty of amenities. The city of Lorca with its magnificent medieval castle and a huge shopping mall is within a 40 minute drive. The coastal resorts of Águilas and San Juan de Los Terreros.
It is situated approximately 90 minutes from three major Spanish airports – Murcia, Alicante and Almeria. And 70 minutes from the new International Airport of Corvera-Murcia which is due to be open soon – and just 10-12 minutes’ drive from a major motorway, the A92N Murcia-Granada.