Detached Character House For Sale in Arboleas
CORTIJO SPLENDIDO.- WHAT AN OPPORTUNITY THIS SPACIOUS DETACHED 8/9 BED 5 BATH CHARACTER PROPERTY PRESENTS, WITH A NEWLY REFURBUSHED 8 X4 POOL, GARAGE, LARGE CASITA/SUMMER HOUSE – ITS GREAT LOCATION JUST 5 MINS FROM ARBOLEAS CENTRE, SO MANY OPPORTUNITIES. A HUGE FAMILY HOME, TWO FAMILY LIVING, A GUEST HOUSE BUSINESS WITH OWNERS ACCOMODATION etc.
This wonderful house genuinely, in terms of space and rooms, just keeps giving and giving. The pictures give a fair idea but please watch the accompanying walk around video to get a full feel for the layout. Whilst of course could be a fantastic family home it very much lends itself to being a combined home/guest house business.
It’s located on the outskirts of a small well established community which is just 5-6 mins easy drive form the pretty and popular Market town of Arboleas. ( Almeria). This lovely little traditionally Spanish town provides a good mix of shops, cafes, restaurants, bars alongside the more practical amenities required for day to day living banks, Medical, etc. The larger market town of Albox with large supermarkets and great shopping is just a 6-8 mins drive and many of Almeria’s most beautiful beach/coast resorts Mojacar, Vera, Garrucha etc are just a 25-35 min drive. On these as well as beautiful sandy beaches you’ll find great golf courses, 100’s of amazing restaurants an bars, centers for various outdoor activities/ water sports. Almeria and Murcia cities both with international airports are within the hour and accessed via a great motorway network.
The house which is detached and built over two levels has a relatively new roof and, other than two rooms, been fully reformed and affords a huge 355 mtrs of living space with an additional detached 30 mtr outbuilding / summerhouse ( situated at end of the pool).Due to age and type of property some the interior walls would benefit from re painting/plastering but a quick and in expensive fix.
A small covered porch /stoop runs along entire frontage giving door access to the main entrance hall and garage on lower floor.
On the lower floor, which you can walk around in its entirety in a large square with easy access to all rooms, you have a spacious entrance hall leading into a huge 32 mtr lounge/diner with wood burning fire. Double doors from here go through to a very large 24 mtr kitchen/ diner (all appliances to remain) with single door access to rear covered terrace. This leads on into a very large utility area with double door access to large covered rear terrace 15 mtrs ( ideal for breakfast and shaded dining) which in turn leads onto a larger flag stoned opened terrace with gate access to parking area and garage. Also off of utility you have a large bathroom. Back into kitchen and a further door leads you into a spacious central lobby from which you have stairs to upper floor and access to a second sitting room ( or bedroom) with corner mounted wood burner ( 24 mtrs), an 18 mtr bedroom with double door access to garden and full en suite bathroom and the integral garage of 16 mtrs.
On the upper floor you have an impressive landing area with feature wall incorporating clear glass blocks off of which different doorways give access to 6 further bedrooms and 3 bathrooms ( 2 of which are complete and the 3rd is 95% finished). The largest 3 bedrooms are one of 17 mtrs with additional private bathroom, 2 sets of fitted wardrobes and double door access out to a large private roof terrace that hs stunning views, Another of 17 mtrs with full en suite bathroom and then the largest 24 Mtrs ( which has the nearly finished en suite bathroom). There are 2 further smaller (but still double bedrooms) which just need a light freshen up and a final bedroom which needs re painting.
Land/garden wise you have a parcel totaling just over 600 mtrs which has to frontage parking area for 3-4 vehicles plus access to the rear gardens and integral garage. To the rear of the property you have a very private garden area where you’ll find the 8 x4 mtr private pool ( newly refurbished) and built in water feature. There is a large rear covered terrace, mentioned above, plus a large summer house with private terrace ( currently used as lockable store room but easily converted to pool side bar etc). Connecting pathways, small gates etc are all in situ as are a manageable number of established shrubs and trees including a wonderful large palm.
A fantastic opportunity is presented with this property and we recommend an early viewing.