Country House with separate guest cottage for sale in Gaucin , Andalucia .
A CHARMING ‘CORTIJO’ IN A STUNNING UNIQUE RIVERSIDE LOCATION WITH MAGNIFICENT VIEWS SWIMMING POOL, SEPARATE GUEST COTTAGE & OUTBUILDING This beautiful contemporary ‘Cortijo’ style property has magnificent panoramic views of the surrounding countryside and distant mountains. The plot is in a stunning location adjacent to the River Genal, a protected valley in picturesque countryside of outstanding natural beauty,
e of wildlife. The property, originally an old farmhouse, was reformed to a high standard in 2008 and offers a blend of traditional and contemporary style with an abundance of interesting features. MAIN HOUSE - 4 bedrooms/4 bathrooms (330m2 built - 10,000m2 plot) Ground floor: The double height entrance hall has a feature wood-beamed vaulted ceiling. The enormous open-plan split-level ground floor has glazed patio doors at each level, with light cascading through the whole area. There is a family living room, a dining area with an open fireplace, a spacious well-fitted kitchen and a utility/shower room area with access to the swimming pool and gardens. A further separate room, with adjacent guest WC, could be used as an extra bedroom, office/study, playroom etc. Glazed patio doors provide access to the huge terrace (146m2) - a delightful spot for al-fresco dining, with wonderful views of the garden, surrounding land with mature trees, the river and distant mountains. From here there are steps leading down to the river. Upper floor: A unique and very attractive feature of this property, is the stylish glass-fronted long gallery at upper floor level which overlooks the living space below and leads to the bedrooms. The four spacious, light and airy bedroom have fitted wardrobes and modern well-presented bathrooms or shower rooms. The sizeable Master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom with under-floor heating and comes with a bath, shower and twin washbasins. RIVERSIDE CASITA - 2 bedrooms/2 bathrooms (100m2 built – 3,300 m2 plot) Within the grounds adjacent to the riverfront there is an attractive, single storey guest cottage. This comprises a spacious bright & airy open-plan living area with an open fireplace, a fully-fitted kitchen, dining area, two en-suite bedrooms and a guest WC. Glazed patio doors from the living area open onto an attractive stone terrace with steps leading down to the river 30m away. ALMACEN (Store Room 50m2) There is a separate undeveloped outbuilding with potential to reform as guest, rental or staff accommodation, stables, artist’s studio, guest annex, recording studio etc., subject to planning permission. EXTERIOR The attractive swimming pool (8m x 4m) is private and surrounded by terraces (121m2), trees & bamboo. There is another smaller unused pool that could be converted to a water deposit, or utilised as a water feature. The garden terrace (146m2) is adjacent to the main living accommodation with open views across the garden and grounds and down to the river. The attractive ‘natural wild’ garden has a variety of fruit trees including olive, lemon, pomegranate, fig & grape vines. There is a substantial parking area at the front of the property with space for several vehicles. The main house produces a significant rental income and offers potential as a B&B, rental business or for equestrian use. Features/facilities: - Mains electricity - Water via the well - Enclosed wood-burning fire - Double glazing - Wi-Fi throughout - Pre-installed cabling for hot & cold air-con throughout - Large parking area - Established garden - Swimming pool (8m x 4m) - Two large terraces - Guest cottage - Riverside access - Spectacular views - Excellent rental potential
Country House in Gaucin
Country House in Gaucin