This attractive stone property is set amidst beautiful countryside on the outskirts of a small village near Serpins.
The house comprises of 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms (2 en-suites), kitchen, 2 lounge/dining rooms, cosy snug and a TV/Games room. Outside: a very private walled courtyard with pool & BBQ area, utility/store room. To the side of the property lies the land with garage.
This semi-detached property offers absolute privacy within the boundaries of the house with a substantial amount (1450 m2) of land adjacent to the property which has huge potential for many projects.
The house has been renovated to a very high standard offering all modern facilities whilst retaining much of the original character with feature stone walls and wooden beams/ceilings throughout.
On entering the house you are welcomed into a spacious reception area flooded with natural light from the large windows extending above the open staircase to the upper level. The reception area incorporates a charming snug (5.4m x 4.00m) which still retains the feature of the original bread oven. From the reception area double doors open into a large open lounge/dining area (5.5m x 5.00m) with a vaulted wooden ceiling with 2 sky light windows, The wood burning stove supports the central healing system. The kitchen (2.8m x 3m), leading off the lounge/dining area, is fully fitted with wooden wall and floor units, granite work tops, gas hob, electric oven, dishwasher and double sink, and an opening with breakfast bar to the lounge diner. From the lounge/dining area a door leads to a large double bedroom, (3.7m x 6m) with windows to the courtyard incorporating an en-suite shower room (2.2m x 1.8m) with sink unit and WC. Also leading off the lounge is a small under stair storage room and door leading to a large games room (5.7m x 5.7m).
The open staircase leads you up to a large light and airy summer lounge (3.5m x 8m) with views over the courtyard and stunning countryside beyond. Doors lead from the lounge into 3 further double bedrooms(one ensuite), and a second family bathroom (1.8m x 2.6m) with bath/shower, sink unit and WC.
Bedroom 1 (5m x 3.9m) on the upper level has patio doors opening out to a lovely balcony overlooking the courtyard and beautiful views beyond. Bedroom 2 (3.7m x 3m), with windows out to the countryside and bedroom 3 (4m x 2.9m) benefits from a large en-suite bathroom with shower, sink unit and WC.
The house also benefits from double glazed windows, and central heating throughout.
Outside: The walled courtyard (10m x 8m) to the rear of the property is a great sun trap offering total privacy. With a 3m x 4m pool, paved areas for sun beds and a covered outdoor kitchen / BBQ, this area would be ideal for entertaining during the warm summer months. A door leads from the courtyard into a large utility room (7m x 3m) with storage for garden furniture etc.
A quiet country lane runs alongside the property and divides the land and double garage from the main house. The 1450sqm plot of land is fully walled and has a variety of mature trees and shrubs; there is also a well which provides year round water. Wonderful views make this the perfect place for the addition of a summer house.
This substantial stone property is a "must see” and would make a wonderful family home or a "lock up and leave” summer home or holiday rental unit. This area is growing in popularity with a number of beautiful river beaches close by providing safe, fresh water swimming pools, café’s and bars.
The village of Serpins is 5 mins from the property and offers good local amenities including a post office, petrol station, ATM, supermarket, bakeries, cafes and pharmacy. The large town of Lousa is 10 mins away and offers a great selection of supermarkets, restaurants, schools, banks, vets a medical centre and sports facilities.