Reformed 16th-century Cortijo, with a separate high-quality wooden house. This supreme country property is surrounded by stunning nature and is located near Antequera, Málaga, Andalusia. The Cortijo was once named as Cortijo Los Remedios and provided a home for the monks. History is embedded in the Cortijo’s walls. It has been delicately reformed to maintain its charm and authenticity. On large, 21 hectares, plot the owner has also been built a top quality 3 bedroom log house.
This exceptional country property has beautiful open views towards the natural park El Torcal. It is a tranquil and peaceful setting. The old 300m2 Cortijo oozes charm. Colourful bougainvillaea welcomes you in and you can imagine yourself enjoying a dinner party with friends and family, on the outside cobbled terrace under the shade of the trees. Antique wooden doors open to the main open-plan living and dining area with open fireplace, cobbled floors and high beamed ceiling. Lovely country kitchen, bathroom, sitting area and a second, cosy living room with open fireplace. On the first floor are the main bedroom, bathroom and two guest bedrooms. Furthermore, there are two stables, a barn for the tractor and machinery. The alberca, water deposit, located close to the old farmhouse, is kept in perfect condition. It is clean and used to cool off from the Andalusian sun!
In addition to this beautiful reformed farmhouse, the finca has a high-quality log house. It was built in 1998, made from Finnish pine and the first of the HONKA brand in Southern Spain. This country house is of top quality, to be seen in the German locks, insulated windows, central ventilation and NAPS solar panels. It comprises an open-plan living area, a large kitchen with African "Ukola" worktop connected to a covered breakfast terrace, dining area and living room with fireplace. Moreover, a guest bathroom, laundry room and bathroom with HONKA sauna. The master bedroom has its own independent access, ERGON wood stove, sitting area, en-suite bathroom, built-in wardrobe and private, covered terrace. In addition, there are two guest bedrooms. Furthermore, a large garage used for storage, a tree house, and a shed which has been converted into a gym.
This is a truly unique property in a spectacular setting. You can imagine yourself enjoying the outdoor life and reading books in a hammock, overlooking the El Torcal mountains. There are a variety of fruit trees on the land, such as apples, cherry, wild olives, pomegranates, pears, quinces, khakis and carobs.
Both properties are connected to mains electricity. Water is abundant and is provided through a natural spring, providing 1.5-2.5m3 per hour. The wooden bungalow is connected to an alarm system and 4G internet. The wooden bungalow has, next to Hergom fireplace, a central heating system fed by solar panels with a backup heater on Diesel or electricity. There is underfloor heating in the entrance hall, kitchen, bathrooms, the remainder is served by radiators. The garage is also connected to the alarm system and has radiators. The heating in the Cortijo is provided by two fireplaces and portable electric radiators. An automatic irrigation system is in place for all of the garden and trees on the drive.
This magnificent property is located at only 10 minutes from Antequera and 30 minutes to Málaga and it’s International Airport.