Spacious Village Home With Garden for sale in Silves, Algarve
This charming property is situated in a peaceful village surrounded by pretty countryside and close to the market town of SB de Messines. All on one level, it boast 3 bedrooms, two with en-suite bathrooms, open-plan living and a lovely covered terrace overlooking the garden. There is plenty of space for a swimming pool if you'd like!
An electric gate opens to a gravelled parking area with carport for shade. A pretty covered porch leads to the front door and entrance hall. The spacious living room features a vaulted ceiling with traditional wood beams and cane, and doors open from here onto the covered terrace and rear garden. The lounge has a wood-burning fireplace to keep it cosy and the dining area is next to the kitchen. The kitchen has plenty of cupboards, ceramic hob and under-counter oven, a picture window over the sink and a door to the garden.
Next to the living room is a family bathroom with shower cubicle. There are 3 bedrooms, two with en-suite bathrooms, one with a shower cubicle. The master bedroom has a bathroom with bath and integrated shower and also features a walk-in wardrobe. Two of the bedrooms have sunny south-facing windows and the master bedroom has sliding doors onto the full-length covered terrace and rear garden.
The rear garden features traditional stone walls, a pretty water feature, cosy seating areas and space for a swimming pool. There are mature trees for shade and privacy, plus orange, almond, peach and apple trees and a lovely selection of Mediterranean plants. There is a brick barbecue close to the kitchen and a paved terrace for al-fresco dining. To the west side of the property there is a metal shed with electricity which is currently used for extra storage and would make a good workshop. To the east side, close to the kitchen, is a second shed for storage plus wood store. Gates separate the rear garden from the front. The front garden is south facing and, in addition to space for parking, it is a lovely spot to sit and soak up the sun and watch the world go by. The property is completely fenced and walled.
Built in 2007 the property benefits from good insulation and energy rating, keeping it comfortable year-round. To keep running costs low, there is a solar panel for hot water. Should you wish to irrigate, there is a well for water (and mains water in the house).
This lovely home is conveniently located walking distance to a café, social club (with exercise classes) and small supermarket. It is only 4km from the market town of São Bartolomeu de Messines with a daily fruit and veg market, restaurants and cafes, hotel, train stations, schools, heath centre and other amenities. The property is in a lovely area for hiking, close to the "Via Algarviana" walking trail which stretches across the Algarve, and 3km to the charming village of Vale Fuzeiros with more restaurants. It is 25km (30 minutes drive) to the coast and 52km from Faro airport.
- 3 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms (2 en-suite)
- private garden with space for a pool
- walking distance to café, social club and small supermarket
- peaceful village location
- solar hot water
- carport plus 2 sheds
- energy certificate: B-
- 180 m² living area
- 880 m² land area
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