For sale we have this serene country home in the foothills of the Sierra de Almijara mountain range, with spectacular panoramic views of the mountains, countryside, the Mediterranean sea, and overlooking the nearby, white-washed mountain pueblo of Torrox. Torrox Pueblo is just a 5 minutes drive away, and the nearest Blue Flag beaches found along Torrox Costa are just a 15 minute drive away.
Complete with the all important Licence of First Occupation certificate, and connected to mains water (unlike many neighbouring properties), this four storey property, approached by a gated, private driveway, on a plot of some 5,000m2, also benefits from a large infinity swimming pool with an in built ... jacuzzi, over 250m2 of terrace space surrounding the entire property, and a guest apartment.
The main entrance to the property is found on the first floor. Upon entering the property you can see down the hallway to the lounge area and through the windows for some beautiful views down to the coast. On this floor is the large fitted kitchen, and a split level dining and lounge area with double height ceiling, a wood burning fireplace, and a decorative serving hatch to the kitchen. Sliding doors from the lounge area lead out to a good sized, south facing terrace, with yet more panoramic views. There is also a WC on this floor.
A wooden, spiral staircase leads up the second floor landing, complete with wood burning fireplace, an electrically operated skylight. and the mezzanine area that overlooks the lounge below. There are two bedrooms on this floor, with the master bedroom benefiting from its own terrace with panoramic views, air conditioning unit, and fitted wardrobe. There is also a family bathroom complete with jacuzzi bath and shower.
A further spiral stair case from the second floor hallway leads up to a landing area that could be used as a handy office space, and from here is access to the roof solarium with its panoramic views.
The guest apartment with independent access is found on the ground floor. It has a living room, a double bedroom with fitted wardrobes and an en-suite bathroom. There is enough space in the lounge area to create a kitchen should there be a requirement to make this into a fully independent apartment. This guest apartment can also be accessed from the main kitchen area found on the first floor, making it feel part of the main house if required. On the ground floor is external access to a useful storage area situated underneath the main kitchen, and with the relevant permissions, there could be the option to convert this area into additional space in the guest apartment.
Surrounding the property is plenty of terrace space, perfect for those seeking all day sun, or wanting to escape into the shade. Around the infinity swimming pool is space for several sun loungers, and the property will be sold with a heat pump for the swimming pool. Next to the pool is one of the two BBQ areas that the property benefits from, with outside bar area. Under the pool is the pump room, and an adjoining open storage area, which could be converted into a room. Towards one side of the property the owners created a mini-golf area, and once restored, it will be a fun area to enjoy with family and friends. There is yet more terracing at the rear of the property, including a covered area, perfect for spending many hours lounging on a hammock, and a second BBQ area.
The tiered garden plot, complete with irrigation system, is home to a variety of trees (including olive and fruit trees) and plants. There could be a potential to generate an income from selling produce from the garden.
The property benefits from internet, satellite TV, security bars on all windows and doors, traditional Spanish tiling, and two BBQ areas. There is a covered parking area for two cars, although there is plenty more space on the drive for several more vehicles.
Like a number of nearby properties, this property would make an ideal rental property for those looking to earn an income during the summer months. Equally, this could be the perfect, private residence for those looking for peace and quiet in a stunning setting.
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