This contemporary style detached villa with its own private pool is set in the peaceful residential area of Monte Canelas in the countryside, yet is still reasonably close to all the amenities offered by the city of Portimão.
From a covered porch the front door opens to a light and airy entrance hall with double doors leading into the spacious living and dining room with large patio doors opening to the covered terrace, garden and pool-side for seamless entertaining. In addition to a cobblestone driveway for off-road parking, there is also ample space for outside dining or relaxing in the sun and the south facing terrace overlooks the pool and garden.
The large fully-fitted kitchen has granite work-tops, a built in microwave and plenty of space for a table and chairs. Patio doors open to a covered terrace area, perfect for alfresco dining. The kitchen also has a separate utility room and a door to an outside drying area.
The bedroom downstairs presently used as an office and has a window overlooking the low maintenance landscaped garden. There is also a separate guest bathroom on this level.
Heading up the stairs the glass brick floor to ceiling feature window offers an abundance of natural light. The first floor hallway is also bright and airy and leads to three further bedrooms.
The master bedroom suite benefits from a south facing terrace with unobstructed views overlooking the pool and gardens to the countryside beyond. The dressing area offers abundant wardrobe space and the en-suite bathroom has twin sinks and a bath with overhead shower. The second bedroom also offers built in wardrobes and patio doors lead to the shared south facing terrace with the master bedroom. The third bedroom with built in wardrobes and boasts patio doors leading to a private terrace at the front of the property. There is also a shared family bathroom on this level.
From the ground floor stairs lead down into the large basement which is used as a games room and gymnasium at present. This space could alternatively be used as a cinema room if desired. There is also an additional storage cupboard in this area.
The property is surrounded by low maintenance gardens with traditional Portuguese “calçada” cobble stone paths and driveway and a large lawned area by the kidney shaped swimming pool with roman steps. There is a large built in BBQ and entertainment area for outdoor dining.
This property would make a superb family home or would rent out exceptionally well.
Situated just 5 minutes drive from the championship Penina Golf Resort and less than 15 minutes from the pretty village of Alvor with its wide selection of restaurants and its beautiful beach, and a similar distance to the vibrant town of Portimâo with its river front esplanade, shopping centres, cinemas and other amenities. Faro airport is only 50 minutes away.