Exclusive historic Andalusian Cortijo built on a 2 hectares plot in Antequera, Malaga, Andalusia. The Cortijo, with Roman origins, was re-built in 1,600, renovated in 2011 and revamped again recently with a special charm combining the rustic-Andalusian style with a more contemporary touch.
The property is easily accessed from the main road through a gravel road, ample parking area, and large patio on two levels surrounded by walls of more than 4 metres in height. The first level of the patio is surrounded by greenery, green areas and fruit trees that shade areas that are perfect for relaxation. On the second level, there is a large private 16 × 4-meter swimming pool with spaces for deckchairs and covered porches. There’s also a bathroom with a shower in the pool house, with a storage area for garden and pool utensils. This room can be used as a guest house or yoga room or party area. There is a large fireplace for heating. Next to the pool house is the pool pump room. On the main patio, there is a large covered area for BBQ, Yoga, or outside dining.
The main house was entirely restored creating beautiful spaces without losing its rustic-Andalusian style and maintaining the historic structure of the Cortijo. Spacious entrance hall with stairs leading to the first floor, with sitting area, large fireplace, living room with gas fireplace, and a TV room, connected to each other. Large kitchen with stone fireplace, gas oven, pantry, dining area and exit to patio. Large separate dining room. A double bedroom, currently used as an office. A complete independent bathroom and a utility room. Also on this floor a 165sqm room currently used as a workshop.
On the first floor, a large master bedroom with high ceilings, a private seating area and an en-suite bathroom. Three further large bedrooms and two bathrooms. Additionally, with independent access, a 2 bedroom apartment, lounge, bathroom, kitchen, utility room, suitable for two families.
The property was reformed to good-quality standards and with the latest upgrades. Solid wood doors, high ceilings with wooden beams, terracotta floors, windows with shutters. The water is from a private well and it has some water tanks, one of them of 8,000 litres which supplies to the house and the pool with a capacity of 65,000 litres mainly for the irrigation of the garden, three-phase electric supply, fireplaces, electric heating, telephone and internet connection.
Furthermore, the property has extra storage rooms, two boxes of 3.6 × 4m for horses and Large workshop / Tack area of 10.5 × 3.6m, divided into two.
Surrounding the walls of the farmhouse stands a 20,000sqm plot with 250 olive trees that generate a harvest of over 5,000kg of olives each season.
This is a spectacular property full of charm and character ideal who those who want to live the authentic Andalusian country life. relaxed but only 40 minutes drive from Malaga and its international airport.