Beautifully Reformed Cortijo, Granada, Montefrio

SOLD This beautifully reformed cortijo is set in the olive groves near Montefrío, Granada, Andalusia. A country retreat where you can truely enjoy the beauty and authenticity of Andalusia, sitting on your terrace, overlooking the mountains, the olive trees and in the distance the Sierra Nevada. The cortijo has been tastefully reformed by its current owners, maintaining many original feautures as the old doors and floors. This stunning country property now oozes charm and space. An ideal holiday home!

The house is accessed following a short track from the main road. Ample parking. Steps down lead to the beautiful courtyard. You can imagine yourself sitting underneath the ancient vine. Main door opens to a large living area with high ceilings and an open fireplace, steps up lead to a second living or TV room. A corridor connects the living room with a large bright dining room which has sliding doors, opening up to the terraces. The kitchen with pantry is set up to cater for a large family. A downstairs bathroom is accessible from the diningroom. The groundfloor furthermore counts with 2 large suites, with bathrooms en-suite and private terraces. One of the suites has its own lounge. Throughout the house you will find many original feautures. Old beams, vaulted ceiling, stone walls and original flooring are kept were possible.

From the livingroom, stairs lead to the first floor. Here you have a very spacious master suite with a private lounge and open fireplace, airy bedroom and large bathroom with sunken bath tub. The suite has its private terrace with sunlounges from where you can overlook the fabulous surroundings. Furthermore on this floor a fourth bedroom with bathroom en suite, also opening up to a large terrace with benches and sunlounges. This terrace is also accessible from the garden. Important because here the owner has made a treatment room for massages. A local masseusse can be hired.

The garden offers three different relax areas. The courtyard and terraces in the front of the house were already mentioned. Furthermore you have a gym and playroom at the back of the house, where the old yard is located. And we should not forget to mention the spectacular pool area, situated a bit higher up, to make the best of the views. It has a large pool, large terraces, partly covered and a toilet/shower area.

The cortijo is connected to mains electricity and has its own well water. The house is fitted with central heating throughout. The property is sold completely furnished.

This country property is ideally located, in the heart of Andalusia, at app. 1 hours drive from Granada, 1 hour and 15 minutes from Málaga, 2 hours from Cordoba. The village Montefrio is at a 10 minute drive. It is a lovely white mountain village, very lively and has a variety of shops, bars and restaurants. The area is known for its high quality olive oil. It is a perfect base for excursions or a place to relax in an undisturbed natural setting.

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Montefrio is a beautiful white village, located in the rolling hills of the province Granada, Andalusia. Recently it was considered by National Geographic as one of the ten villages with the best views in the world. It is indeed a beautiful place and an ideal spot to buy a finca, farm or cottage to enjoy the beauty and the quality of life offered here.