Exclusive estate for sale in the Alcornocales Natural Park, Jimena de la Frontera, Andalusia, Southern Spain. Hidden in the mountains, with views to Jimena town and the rock of Gibraltar.
The property is accessed via a dirt track of approximately 15 minutes, yet don’t let this put you off! The track needs maintenance but it brings you to a hidden paradise. Tucked away in the woods, with ancient old oak trees and romantic meadows, this country estate offers a 5 bedroom mansion (app 360m2), 1 bedroom guest apartment (app. 94m2), 1 studio guest apartment (app 55m2), workshop (94m2), a two-bedroom guest apartment (70m2), and a large warehouse (360m2).
The mansion has kept all of the authenticity of a real Andalusian Cortijo. Thick walls, antique floor tiles, wooden ceiling beams. It is distributed over two levels with solarium. On the ground floor, the main entrance hall, formal living room with fireplace, formal dining room with fireplace, large kitchen with access to a lovely terrace, 4 bedrooms and one bathroom. On the first floor, a large office with fireplace, the master suite and bathroom. Also on this level, access to a large roof terrace. On the back of the main house is a beautiful and private garden to enjoy, with many sitting areas underneath the old trees and views to Gibraltar. The gardens have automatic irrigation.
Two of the guest apartments are adjacent to the main house, in a u shape. This could be a traditional courtyard, but at present it is a magnificent garden with majestic trees at the center, offering plenty of shade to wine and dine. There is a one-bedroom guest apartment with fully fitted kitchen and bathroom and a studio apartment with a small kitchen and bathroom. Next to these, there is a large workshop.
The third guest apartment and huge warehouse are placed at a distance from the main living areas. This apartment could be for staff or is also ideal to rent out. It contains a living room, kitchen with fireplace, two bedrooms and one bathroom.
The estate has its own water supply from a well. The water comes from the mountain and is canalised into an alberca, and two 25.000L water deposits. The property is connected to mains electricity. Heating is provided by the fireplaces. Sold unfurnished.
This country estate is ideal for those looking for absolute privacy, completely within nature. Ideal to keep horses. 15 minutes to Jimena de la Frontera, 40 minutes to Sotogrande, 1 hr to Gibraltar Airport and 1hr 40 minutes to Malaga Airport.