This charming country property is on the edge of a golf course with stunning views of the Monchique mountains. It is nestled among mature trees with a lovely meadow to the side of the house perfect for horses.
Electric gates open to a gravel driveway which leads to a generous parking area, the garage and house. The front door opens to an entrance hall. The living room is spacious and light with plenty of windows capturing the expansive views. It has wood beam ceilings and the lounge is kept cosy with an elegant gas fireplace with built-in shelves to each side. The dining area overlooks the gardens and pool with patio doors to a covered terrace perfect for al fresco dining.
Adjacent to the living room is a spacious eat-in kitchen with serving hatch to the dining room. From here there is a door to the gardens and BBQ area, as well as to a utility room.
The master bedroom has an en-suite shower room and dressing area with plenty of wardrobes. A patio door opens to the garden, making it easy to jump out of bed and straight into the pool for an early morning swim. There are 2 more bedrooms on this side of the house, one of which is currently used as an office.
To the other side of the entrance hall is a guest bedroom with dual aspect windows overlooking the gardens and built-in wardrobes. The family bathroom has a bath with shower over.
The house is surrounded by a paved terrace and from here steps lead down to the 10x5m pool. The pool is heated, features an automatic pool cover and has plenty of space around it for sun loungers and relaxing. Next to the house is a wooden summer house with glass doors overlooking the pool and from which to enjoy the mountain views. It is a lovely place to dine on a cooler evening and watch the lights twinkling on the Monchique mountains.
To keep you comfortable throughout the year the property has been fully insulated (walls, roof and floor). For the cooler months the property is centrally heated with gas from a large tank. There is air-conditioning throughout to heat and cool, as well as low-energy radiators. The windows are tilt-and-turn double glazed.
The entire property is fully fenced and provides privacy without being isolated. It benefits from a borehole and mains water is available should you wish to connect it. To the side of the house is a large meadow which would be ideal for horses or other animals. The other side of the property borders onto an avocado orchard. On the property itself there are a variety of mature fruit trees including orange, lemon, plum, almond and carob.
Extras include: an outside toilet, drying area, store room, wooden shed and garage. There is an automatic irrigation system to keep the garden looking lovely.
Situated on the edge of Pestana's Silves golf course the property is only 4km drive to the medieval town of Silves and 10km to beaches. Faro airport is 45 minutes by car.