This substantial detached property is located within walking distance of a fantastic river beach in the pretty village of Serpins. The property has been designed and built by the current owner to include 4 bedrooms, 3 en-suites, family bathroom, lounge and kitchen, utility room, sun terrace, covered outdoor kitchen, large garage and small garden. The house is fully constructed but requires internal finishes which could be made to the new owner’s specifications. The property in its current state is priced at 120,000€ however, the current owner has quoted 160,000€ for the completion of all internal works.
The property is located on a quiet, country lane which leads down to the local river beach and cafe, the surrounding area is one of outstanding natural beauty and the views from the property are stunning. A wall and fence surround the property and small garden with an irrigation system offers some additional outdoor space. Double metal doors open in to a LARGE COVERED TERRACE/ CAR PORT (7.5m x 5m) and provision for an outside kitchen.
First floor: A further terrace leads round to the front entrance which opens into the main HALLWAY (2.2m x 2m) with doors leading into a tiled KITCHEN (3.2m x 5.2m) area, heating is provided by a wood burning fire with a back boiler to support a central heating system (to be fitted). The FAMILY BATHROOM (2.3m x 1.9m) is fitted with a shower, WC and wooden sink unit, next to this there is a 4thBEDROOM/ STUDY (3.2m x 4.2m) with a window to the side. The spacious LOUNGE (4.3m x 5.7m) has a tiled floor and patio doors opening onto the front terrace and covered terrace/ UTILITY ROOM (2.7m x 4m) to the rear. A further door opens out onto a good sized SUN TERRACE (3m x 8m) with views down to the river and steps leading down to the side garden.
Second floor: Steps lead up to the second floor hallway (2.3m x 3.2m) with doors leading into BEDROOM 2 (5.5m x 3m) with a window to the side and a fully tiled EN-SUITE (2.2m x 1.6m) with a bath, WC and sink unit. BEDROOM 3 (5m x 3.3m) has windows to the front and side and an EN-SUITE (2.5m x 1.4m) shower room with sink and WC. Situated across the hall is the large MASTER BEDROOM (4m x 5.8m) with provision for a fitted wardrobe and central heating. Patio doors lead out to a front terrace with amazing views over the surrounding countryside. The EN-SUITE (1.7m x 2.5m) is brightly tiled with a modern, glass sink unit, shower and WC. There is a large attic space accessed from the hall with a pull down ladder providing a good sized storage area.
Ground floor: Steps lead from the first floor hallway down to a large GARAGE (7.5m x 5m) covering most of the ground floor with access from the road through an electric door. A window and door open out to the garden and provide natural light. A door leads into a further STORAGE room (6m x 4.5m).
Once finished, this property will make an excellent family home or a great lock up and leave holiday rental property. The popular river beach provides a safe area for fresh water swimming which is monitored by a life guard over the summer months. The surrounding area is popular with visitors seeking the peace and beauty offered by the central Portugal region. The village of Serpins offers some useful local amenities including cafes, bars, supermarket, bakeries, petrol station and sports club. The popular market town of Vila Nova de Poiares is ten minutes away and has lots more facilities including a health centre, banks, vets, restaurants, schools and 3 more supermarkets. The famous University City of Coimbra is an easy 40 min drive.
Coast: 1.5 hrs
Porto: 2 hrs
Lisbon: 2.5 hrs
ENERGY CERT: (tbc)
PRICE: 120,000€ in its current state or 160,000€ to include all internal fittings