Renovated 3 Bedroom House with Barn near Vila Nova de Poiares
This large house, close to Vila Nova de Poiares in Central Portugal, was totally renovated in 2009 and offers 3 Double En-suite Bedrooms, large kitchen and living room, office, utility room, enclosed courtyard, good size garden and large barn for conversion.
The property is entered through large gates which lead into the courtyard with the house on the left and the barn for conversion on the right. The house is entered through the large kitchen which features beautiful black granite worktops, large windows with wooden shutters and light wood units, offering a good amount of workspace as well as room for dining. The kitchen leads into the spacious living room/dining room with spiral staircase, traditional wooden windows with shutters and large wood burner. The thick traditional stone walls make it cool during the summer and hold heat in the winter, the property also has pipe work for central heating radiators pre installed. There is access to the courtyard through high wooden doors giving a feeling of openness. The beautiful spiral staircase leads from the living room up to the landing which in turn leads to the Master bedroom with small balcony, and en-suite bathroom with shower. The second double bedroom overlooks the rear of the property and also has an en-suite shower room, and the third bedroom, at the rear of the house, has a private bathroom with bath. All of the bedrooms and bathrooms are very well decorated and all have either a bath or shower, bidet and toilet.
From the hallway double wooden doors give access to the outside veranda ideal for evening entertaining. There is also a staircase down to the courtyard.
From the courtyard there is access to the ground floor bathroom with shower, utility room with washing machine and a room that could be either a fourth bedroom or office.
This property gives an overall feel of spaciousness and is very well decorated throughout having been totally renovated in 2009.
The Barn for conversion is larger than the main house and can be accessed by a separate entrance from the main road, as well as the courtyard.
The garden and land to the rear of the property is mainly flat and has a deep covered well ideal for irrigation. There are several fruit trees including apple orange and grape vines, as well as many established shrubs, this land would make a beautiful landscaped garden and private area for entertaining. Outside the kitchen there is a patio that could be used as veranda style eating area, the garden and courtyard get full sun, the garden currently sectioned by vines has 0.131ha of flat land.
This is a stunning, well renovated house in a great location very close to the town of Vila Nova de Poiares and close to all amenities. It is only 1km from the N17 to the University City of Coimbra and 45 minutes from the beaches of Figueira da Foz, and 80km North to the Ski resort of the Serra da Estrela.