Modern Cortijo with olive grove for sale near Ronda, Málaga, Andalusia, Southern Spain. This spectacular country home has the true Ronda character ingrained in the building However, no compromises are made for modern comfort. The views over the surrounding mountain ranges are breath-taking. And the just under 7 hectares of land, ensure that you are well and truly embedded in nature. Yet at a short distance from the historic town of Ronda. This modern cortijo is ideal for those looking for that escape in the countryside of Andalucia. Whether it is for the love of the local bodegas & wineries, the endless trails through the countryside, on horseback, hiking or cycling, or the great farm-like lifestyle, the surroundings of Ronda offer this and more!
This spectacular country property comprises a 3 bedroom main house, a separate 4th guest suite and a 1 bed guest house. With modern styling, bright interiors and architectural features, it’s a wonder! Easy access from the main road through a concreted track. Gate opens to a private drive. Ample parking. (car-port) The large antique doors of the main house open into a bright distribution hall with high ceilings. The hall gives access to the spacious open-plan, double height, living/dining/kitchen with a fireplace. Light floods in through the balcony windows. The Cor-Ten steel shutters on all windows are a feature to mention. Folding glass doors open to the with sails covered terraces. Exterior dining or lounging is a true delight. The views from wherever you are on this finca are absolutely stunning! Perfect for entertaining guests! The kitchen can also be accessed directly from outside. This ‘back-door’ opens to a reception, giving way to the pantry on one side and the kitchen on the other.
Also on the ground floor, there are two large bedrooms sharing one bathroom. Both bedrooms have direct access to the gardens by means of large sliding doors. The light fall in every room is spectacular. A guest toilet completes the ground floor facilities. Continuing upstairs is the private master bedroom with a log burner, and an en-suite bathroom with separate toilet. The master suite opens to a spacious private terrace, with stunning views of the Grazalema mountains. No detail is overlooked!
This cortijo has an independent guest suite in the basement, with direct access from the garden. It is a very spacious room with seating and a bathroom en-suite. Behind the guest room is extra storage or a bodega. Furthermore, away from the main cortijo, is a separate guest house, hidden amongst the trees. Fully private. This is ideal for friends & family, or even for staff. The guest house comprises an open-plan living/dining & kitchen area with a stunning feature fireplace, bedroom and bathroom. All finished in a traditional Andalusian style. Rustic, with modern features.
The gardens have been manicured, yet still ooze the Mediterranean natural landscape. A lawn area surrounds the front of the property, and lush flowerbeds have been filled with lavender. From the garden, steps down lead to the infinity swimming pool, overlooking the olive grove and the mountains ranges surrounding the property. A tranquil and relaxing spot to spend your summer days. Old stone walls have been maintained, and paths through the land around the house give you the true, authentic country feel. There is a petanque court above the olive grove.
The landscaped garden is surrounded by an olive grove of approximately 6 hectares, with around 250 olive trees, hojiblanca, producing extra virgin olive oil for private use. This fabulous cortijo for sale near Ronda is connected to the mains electricity and has 15KW solar panels for energy. The electricity bill is therefore quite low. Water is provided by a private well. Underfloor heating in the main house, including the basement, by means of an electric heat pump and fire places. Hot water by solar panels for hot water in the kitchen and bathrooms and a back up electric boiler. Fibre Optic internet. The property is sold fully furnished and equipped.
The solar panels are placed away from the house, at a piece of land, located on the other side of the road. Possibly, under the new law, the LISTA, you could build a barn, a garage or maybe even a second guest house here. In any case, the owner bought a garage in the town of Ronda. This is also included in the price.
A wonderful opportunity to purchase a comfortable modern cortijo, in the midst of nature. Walks through nature from your doorstep! Here you can enjoy the Andalusian lifestyle. Private and tranquil on the countryside but not isolated. Located at a short distance from some picturesque "pueblos blancos" white-washed villages in Andalusia. 5 minutes drive to Arriate, 15 minutes drive to Ronda, 1 hour & 15 minutes to Málaga International airport, and 1 hour & 15 minutes to the beaches near San Pedro.