Authentic Cortijo with stunning finca, Jaen
Authentic cortijo with stunning finca near the beautiful village of Vilches, at 50 minutes from Jaen, Andalusia. The finca of 230 hectares has an 8 bedroom cortijo and a 2 bedroom staff house. The land is mostly on a gentle slope with old oak trees. A part is dense Mediterranean shrubs, serving as a refuge for the wild life as deers and wild boar. Currently the land is used for livestock and hunting. In the old days it was a famous bull farm.
The property has a traditional Andalusian cortijo from the XIX century, built around a central courtyard. The main residence occupies the central wing and the stables and barns are located in the side wings. It has a total built area of 750 square meters over two floors. Most of the building is in good condition, preserving many original details, and it is habitable as a holiday or weekend house. It might need some updating if the cortijo was going to be used as a permanent residence. There are 3 bedrooms on the ground floor and a WC. On the first floor are 5 more bedrooms, 1 bathroom, a living and dining room and a kitchen. In addition to the Cortijo, at the entrance of the property, there is an independent staff house of 100m2.
The farm has well water, and there are 2 rainwater ponds for livestock and mains electricity. The finca is located at approximately 3 hours by car from Madrid, Seville and Malaga. It is undoubtedly an ideal property to enjoy countrylife. It is surrounded by stunning nature, great landscapes and ecological wealth.Print PDF Send to a friend Contact me about this property Similar Properties
Every day we have clients who want to fulfil the dream of having a finca with a productive olive grove , a hunting estate or a beautiful cortijo . One of the unknown areas for these purposes is Jaen. The province of Jaen is also known as "The Capital of olive oil". Its location inland, between the coastal area and Madrid, provides the perfect climate to cultivate olives.