Malaga, SPAIN. Ref: ACHJML5
For sale in Jimera de Libar – 19th century townhouse with large garden, terrace and panoramic views.
1900 townhouse situated within the upper part of the white village of Jimera de Libar in the heart of the Serrania de Ronda . The street on which the house is located is just a 2 minute walk to the historic main townhall.
This is a large double fronted home which has immense charm and character . Full of original features , the vaulted wood beamed ceilings are exceptional .
The house has been closed up for 5 years and has suffered some decay and minor damp patches, and so does need some renovation .
Built over 2 floors and with a rather quirky layout ! The upper floor has been left completely open plan – it was used as a general flexible space by the owner , as a work studio and space for beds for visiting family . Partition walls can be added to create 3 /4 bedrooms and another bathroom on this level . The floors are all wood and ceiling is high vaulted wood beamed . There is a decent size terrace which affords spectacular views across the valley
Jimera de Libar is situated midway between Cortes de la Frontera and Montejaque . The lower part of the town – known as Estacion de Jimera, has a train station , there are several trains a day that run between Algeciras and Ronda , stopping at several of the white villages on the line along the way . From Ronda there are connecting trains to Malaga / Malaga airport and all around Andalucia and beyond. Also of note is the beautiful River Guardiaro that runs along the base of Estacion de jimera – An area of outstanding natural beauty , where there is a natural swimming pool and many hiking routes .
A very popular area with tourists – this house once upgraded would be in demand as a holiday rental home. That said, it’s size , the garden and views, make it idea as a retirement or family home for permanent living .