This beautiful five bedroom, four bathroom detached house with a swimming pool and 6912 square metres of land is situated in an idyllic location in a small hamlet walking distance from the market town of Ansião.
The house is set back from the lane and enclosed by a wall. Three sets of gates give access to the property. A gravel drive way leads to the tiled veranda with seating area. The front door leads into the spacious hallway which has terracotta floor tiles. To the left is the lounge/dining room, the kitchen is straight ahead and the bedrooms, bathrooms and staircase to the first floor are off to the right. Double, glazed door lead into the lounge dining room which benefits for patio doors to the front overlooking the garden and double aspect windows to the rear with views over to the swimming pool. There is a feature stone fireplace with inset log burner. There are terracotta floor tiles and polished stone window sills.
The kitchen has a good range of base units with granite work tops. There is a stainless-steel sink unit and draining board, a dishwasher and a top of the range Smeg range cooker with 6 gas burners and a large electric double size oven. There is a free-standing dresser and a pantry with shelving. The floor is tiled.
Downstairs there are three good size bedrooms, one with and en-suite bathroom with full height tiling and a tiled floor. Two bedrooms have built in wardrobes. All bedrooms have polished stone window sills and good quality laminate flooring. There is a family bathroom which also has full height tiling and a tiled floor.
A wooden staircase leads to the first floor where there are another two good size bedrooms both with en-suites and fitted wardrobes. The landing and both bedrooms have laminate flooring. The landing has plenty of storage, there is a large cupboard with sliding doors and access to the eaves of the house.
The house has gas central heating with radiators in all rooms, electric air conditioning units (which can also produce hot air and a dehumidifying function) in the lounge, kitchen and all bedrooms. There are ample electric sockets in all rooms. There are shutters on all windows.
Outside is an outside entertaining room with a tiled floor and open sides which are fitted with weatherproof pvc curtains allowing for use all through the year. At the back of the house is a cupboard which houses the gas central heating boiler and the washing machine. There is also a housing for two large gas bottles. There is an outside kitchen with BBQ, bread oven, a stainless-steel sink and work preparation surface. The annexe has electricity and lighting. There is a 10m x 5m swimming pool with paved surround (project submitted for license). This is surrounded by a low fence providing safety.
The land measures approximately 7000 square metres and comprises of two flat terraces with numerous trees, including olive and oak. There are two store rooms, one currently used for housing sheep and the other (10m x 5m) for storing firewood and gardening machinery.
The property which is 12 years old has been well maintained by the current owners.
Ansião is just 20 minutes walk away and has a weekly market, banks, shops, schools and a health centre. Good links are provided to Lisbon, Porto, Coimbra and Tomar by the A1 and A13 motorways which are accessed via the IC8.