Situated in a small village with expansive views to the coast and hills, this contemporary-style property features ground-floor living with 4 bedrooms upstairs and beautiful views from almost every room. Plenty of doors and windows let in light and create a seamless flow to the outdoor entertainment area and pool. Excellent insulation along with heating and cooling systems create an energy efficient home to enjoy all year round.
A paved driveway leads to the shady parking area and covered front porch. The entrance area connects to the open-plan living room with sliding doors to a covered terrace. The generous lounge area has a wood-burning fireplace and the dining area is adjacent to a secluded entertainment deck perfect for an evening barbeque. The fully equipped kitchen features a central island with preparation sink, granite work-tops and wood cabinetry, a gas hob, and eye-level oven and microwave. A sliding window the full width of the kitchen opens up to a shady dining terrace overlooking the pool. Off the kitchen is a utility room with plenty of storage space, sink, and washer and dryer. A door from here leads to a covered porch and parking, making it easy to bring in your groceries.
Adjacent to the kitchen is an office or 5th bedroom with a door to the garden. Also on this floor is a stylish shower room, a closet for coats and a large storeroom under the stairs.
Upstairs is a landing with picture window capturing the coastal views and an enclosed terrace. The spacious master suite has a private terrace with space for sun loungers, a wood-burner to keep it cosy during the winter months, dressing area with plenty of fully-lined wardrobes, and bathroom with double vanity and wet room with rain-head shower and bath tub.
There are a further 2 bedrooms with south-facing windows, built-in wardrobes and en-suite bathrooms with walk-in shower. The fourth bedroom could also be used as an office and is north-facing with views of the mountains.
From the roof terrace there are 360º views of the surrounding countryside.
The 8x4m pool is surrounded by a sun-bathing terrace and flower gardens. From here the land slopes gently away from the house with a pretty meadow of wild flowers and olive trees.
Just 10 minutes from the medieval town of Silves with its castle, cathedral, daily market and good selection of restaurants, and 15 minutes from golf. The Nobel international school is 20 minutes by car and a variety of beaches can be reached within 25 minutes. Faro airport is 45 minutes.