This newly renovated three-bedroom, one bathroom, stone cottage is situated on a very quiet land near the village of Santiago de Guarda where there are restaurants, mini Mercado’s and a number of small shops.
Iron gates open onto a calçada driveway which leads to a patio at the rear of the property and a path which runs around the house. From the patio a door opens into a small lobby with mirror and drawer/shelf. Th open plan kitchen/ dining room/sitting room is off to the left and a utility area, bathroom and bedroom are off to the right. Stairs lead from the sitting room to the first floor.
The kitchen/dining room/sitting room (6.12 m x 5.16 m) has wood effect tiles on the floor and a wooden ceiling with exposed beams and feature lights. There is a large radiator on the wall. The kitchen is fitted with high gloss base and drawer units with cupboards above. The worktop has an inset stainless-steel sink unit with mixer tap and an electric hob with extractor above. There is an electric oven, dishwasher and fridge freezer. The electric hot water cylinder is situated under the stairs.
A stone doorway leads to a utility area with washing machine. The bathroom (2.1 m x 1.72 m) benefits from a shower enclosure with thermostatic shower, a WC with concealed cistern, a vanity unit with drawers and a ceramic basin with mirror above. There is a heated towel rail. There is full height wall tiling and a tiled floor. Bedroom 1 (3.25 m x 3.08m) has a wood effect tiles floor, wooden ceiling with exposed beams and feature lights. There is a panelled radiator.
From the sitting room a pine staircase leads to the first floor where there are two bedrooms. Bedroom 2 is large (5.95 m x 5.15 m) and has a pine floor, the ceiling is white PVC tongue and groove cladding with inset lights and a Velux window. There is a panelled radiator. A door leads to bedroom 3 (5.12 m x 2.91 m) which also has a pine floor, white cladded ceiling with inset lights and a Velux window and panelled radiator.
Outside, a painted wall encloses the patio giving a very private feel to the property. The land which is approximately 1000 square metres runs from behind the wall and has several olive trees. Plenty of scope here for a vegetable garden, landscaping for just natural meadow.
The property is about 20 minutes from the A13 and A1 motorways which provide fast links to Lisbon and Porto.