3 bedroom restored stone house, land, well, walking distance to lake, in Serra Tomar
This 3 bedroom fully renovated stone house is located in Serra Tomar, just a few minutes walking distance from the Castelo do Bode lake, Portugal’s second largest resevoir. On an end road with just another house, it feels very private, even though you have a few neighbors around.
You enter the property through the double gates, into the land of 2880m2 with a well, plenty of space for parking, nice stone walls and plenty of fruit trees.
The main entrance is at the back of the house, into a good size hallway, the open plan kitchen/dining and living room is just off to your left, which also has a glass door to the patio outside, where there is plenty of scope to do a private barbecue area.
The kitchen is very well built with good quality, modern with granite work tops. All of the white goods such as the fridge freezer, oven, gas hob and dishwasher are all built in and are included in the price. At the end of this room is large windows overlooking the land and the lake in the distance. Around the corner of the dining/living room is a balcony, shared with the master bedroom. The master bedroom with an en-suite is on this top floor with nice views, parquet flooring and a bathroom with a big glass shower cubicle of high standard.
The internal wooden staircase leads you down to another entrance door from the garden, it is a good size entrance hall, on this first floor you will also find the room for the pellet boiler together with a utility room with a toilet, and the other two bedrooms, all with parquet flooring and good size. This floor offers a "Jack and Jill" big family bathroom with a bathtub, this bathroom is also of high standard and all tiled.
The attic is reached by an outside staircase, there is plenty of scope to convert this space into another bedroom or living room, it has good head height and a good space, covering the whole of the house.
Most of the land is in front of the house and some at the back, it has plenty of space for a swimming pool and growing vegetables, it contains many fruit trees such as orange, apple, pear, figs, plums, olive trees and vines. There is a well in the garden that is covered at the moment.
The house is built with high standard, insulated and the central heating is a bio-mass pellet boiler, ground floor has a plastic membrane with internal french drainage, two boilers for gas and hot water, septic tank is in place, internet, new electrics and an video intercom.
It is located between Tomar and Ferreira do Zezere, the closest village is situated at Serra, which has several cafes, restaurants and a small mini-market. There is a weekly market on Sundays. Serra is around a ten minutes’ drive from the property,
The town of Ferreira do Zezere will take you around 15 minutes to drive to and it is a cozy mountain town which has schools, doctor's, indoor swimming pool, cafe's, restuarantes, shops and a weekly vegetable market.
If you like to be near a bigger town, Tomar is full of history and is around a 20 minutes drive away, the town of Tomar was born inside the walls of the Convento de Cristo, constructed under the orders of Gualdim de Pais, the fourth grand master of the Knights Templar in the late 12th century. Tomar is set along the banks of the Nabão River and is a delight to explore, with ancient churches, a scenic old town and pretty cobbled streets. Tomar is a traditional and pretty Portuguese town that contains one of the finest national monuments of Portugal.
You will have everything you need on your doorstep, supermarkets, hospital, schools, vegetable markets, cafe's, resturantes and river beaches.
It will take you around 1.30 to drive to Lisbon airport and to Porto around 2 hours, there is direct train to Lisbon from Tomar, and the seaside is around 45 minutes away.