Settled in a magical garden, a charming classic country property, located in Gaucin, Malaga, Andalusia. The swimming pool is in the lower part of the garden. The heated pool, measuring seventeen metres by eight metres, has an irregular shape. The designed garden has a rose garden, fruit trees, large lawn and a 150-year-old Eucalyptus tree as a majestic centrepiece.
Entered through a well-designed courtyard with a fountain of hand-painted tiles, leading to the entrance hall with a large 250-year-old door. The main house, of 368m2 built size, offers four bedrooms and the fifth located in the annexe, with private terrace and which has its own separate entrance from the courtyard at the front of the house and access to the garden in the front. On the ground floor, there are three bedrooms; two share a bathroom and the third that has a double bed and an en suite bathroom. On the first floor, the master bedroom is to be found, which has two private balconies from which to appreciate the views and the garden. It has a dressing room and an en suite bathroom plus a small fireplace.
The kitchen is at the heart of the house and has an open plan dining area and fireplace. The utility room is at the rear house also the one car garage. French windows lead out onto an extensive shady terrace with a built-in barbecue. This is a truly relaxing place for dining on long summer evenings. A covered terrace, at the far end of the house, provides welcome shade and is overlooking the rose garden.
Finally, the sitting room with high wooden beamed ceilings, and a traditional open fireplace, for the winter months is connected with the large open plan kitchen. The property has a lot of character, with hand-painted tiles and antique wooden doors. Under the master bedroom terrace is garden storage. Separate from the house is a self-containing guest cottage, (38m2) with sitting area, kitchen and in the vide a bedroom.
This remarkable property forms part of an estate that share common grounds. The idea is to have a luxury country house, set in your own private garden, that is surrounded by farm land. This particular property has a fenced and gardened area of approximately 8.300m2. The remainder of the plot is accesible for the sheep to graze. The community also shares a large vegetable garden, a tennis court and the roads. A unique concept to have the true Andalusian farm-feel, without having the burden to maintain it!
The main house has central heating with radiators on diesel oil, 3 fireplaces, mains electricity, water from the community, own water reservoir, connected to the telephone.
The villages of Gaucin and San Pablo de Buceite are both within a ten-minute drive and have restaurants and bars and shops. The nearest beach is a 40-minute drive to Casares and Sotogrande, Gibraltar forty-five minutes and Malaga an hour and a half.