SOLD This charming traditional Portuguese farmhouse or Quinta is surrounded by a beautiful fully walled-in & mature garden, which gives the house a lot of privacy. The location is village like, very central with easy access to shops, restaurants, golf courses and beaches. Electric gates open to a drive way with carport parking for two cars. The house is accessed through an idyllic arch, dressed in ivy, into the inner courtyard where the pool is located.
From the central entrance hall there is a door to the right into the light and spacious living room, with white wooden beams & cane ceiling, divided in two. On one side a summer lounge and on the other side a cosy winter corner around the wood burning fire place. From the living room there is access to one spacious guest bedroom with dressing area and shower room en suite and to the other side of the living room a rustic style stair case leads up to the light and spacious master bedroom with shower room en suite.
From the entrance hall there is access to the third bedroom suite and to the dining room, which is located next to the kitchen with breakfast bar. The guest wc/shower room is located off the kitchen and serves also as a bathroom for the fourth bedroom. All floors are tiled in Santa Catarina terracotta tiles, except for the bedroom on the first floor, which has laminate flooring.
In the garden there is a separate one bedroom annex: the favourite children's bedroom! The house also has plenty of storage space, a work shed, a laundry with new Miele appliances and a guest wc/shower with easy access from the pool.
Around the house there are many different terraces, laid in tradicional "calçada" or cobble stone, offering the ideal spot to sit, whether it is in the sun or in the shade. Throughout the property many traditional features have been kept, such as: the old oven in the lounge next to the kitchen, the wooden beams, the cane ceilings, the niches in the walls, etc.
The house has recently been renovated: fully painted inside and outside, new electrics, new windows (partly), sky lights in the roof of the kitchen and the living room for a lighter interior, renovated kitchen with new appliances (Smeg cooker, Bosch dishwasher), renovated master bathroom with large rain shower, air conditioning throughout, new garden lights, new bore hole pump, new swimming pool pump, new pump for the garden irrigation & a new water softener.
An excellent opportunity to purchase a traditional Portuguese farmhouse (Quinta), renovated and brought up to the requirements of today's living standards, including optimal Wi-Fi reception inside and outside the house! A great holiday home or permanent residence. The house is ready to move into.