This impressively large property is located in the centre of a pretty village with views over the beautiful surrounding countryside. Located near the popular market town of Miranda do Corvo in central Portugal, the house sits within a large plot of land with 2 access points leading into plenty of paved parking areas offering huge business potential as a guest house or private rental accommodation.
The house is set over 3 floors, the first and second floors are currently split into two separate, self-contained spacious units with further rooms on the ground floor which could be adapted and incorporated to create even more accommodation.
2 x reception rooms (5.7m x 9m) (5m x 8m)
Bathroom (2m x 4m)
Kitchen/ diner (8m x 4.5m)
Pantry (2m x 2m)
3 x bedrooms (5.5m x 5.5m) (4m x 3.5m) (5m x 5m)
1 en-suite (5.5m x 3.5m)
2 x large terraces (20m x 5m)
Spacious hallway (8m x 7m)
Kitchen (6m x 4m)
Lounge (5m x 7m)
2 bathrooms (3m x 2.5m each)
3 bedrooms (2 @ 5.5m x 4m) (5m x 4m)
2 x large terraces (8m x 3.5m) (7m x 2.5m)
Kitchen / Reception room (12m x 11m)
Bedroom (5.5m x 3.5m)
Garage (10m x 7.5m)
Bathroom + 2 further rooms with plumbing
Adega (15m x 5m)
Various other divisions/ storage
This property was constructed in 1992 and has a footprint of 210m2 set over 3 floors.
First floor: Access to this floor is currently through patio doors which open from a large terrace which extends around the front of the property. The doors open into a large, spacious lounge with parquet flooring and a feature wood burning fire with surround. Double French doors lead into a second reception room with dining area and separate bathroom with bath, WC, sink and bidet. A large kitchen/ diner is located to the rear of the property and features a brick effect archway over a breakfast bar which separates the kitchen and dining area. The kitchen is fitted with wooden wall and floor units, granite worktops, double sink, cooker and extractor. More storage is offered by a useful pantry with shelving on 2 sides. Patio doors lead out to an extensive terrace with plenty of room for entertaining. There are a further 2 double bedrooms located on this floor with patio doors leading out to the rear terrace. The master bedroom is located to the front of the property and has an enormous en-suite bathroom attached with a corner bath, shower, WC, double sink and bidet. A further hallway leads back to the front terrace.
Second floor: A central staircase (currently blocked to create 2 separate units) connects all 3 floors and leads up to a spacious hallway. The second floor offers great views over the surrounding land and countryside. The large kitchen/ diner has fitted wooden wall & floor units with granite worktops sink & cooker. Patio doors lead out to a large covered terrace with plenty of space for al-fresco dining. Further doors lead into the 2 bathrooms, one with a shower the other a bath, both have WC, sink and bidets. There are 2 double bedrooms with parquet flooring, vaulted wooden ceilings, patio doors and Juliet balconies. One has fitted wardrobes. The large lounge has vaulted wooden ceilings, a wood burner and 2 sets of patio doors which open out to a further covered terrace. There is a 3rd double bedroom located next to the kitchen which also has patio doors opening out to the large terrace.
Ground floor: The ground floor has several separate divisions including a large garage, adega, kitchen/ reception room, 7thbedroom, bathroom, 2 further rooms with plumbing and a utility room. A large storage area runs around the extent of the ground floor with a further very large store room which would make a great workshop or games room. There are so many possibilities for this space!
Land: The large area of land surrounding the property combines paved parking areas with 2 gated entrances to the front & rear with a large grassed area extending behind the house to approximately 3000m2, ideal for anyone interested in farming on a small scale. The land around the house is flat with a good variety of fruit and olive trees. There are 2 fenced animal pens to the rear and a small shelter. Although the house is surrounded by neighbours it commands a very privileged position within the friendly village with wonderful panoramic views in every direction.
This property is in need of modernisation but presents an excellent opportunity for anyone looking for an investment project which could result in an amazing and substantial house with plenty of land. There is a cafe and mini market within walking distance, Miranda do Corvo is a short drive away and provides all your everyday amenities including schools, supermarkets, banks, restaurants, weekly farmers market etc, The famous University City of Coimbra is close by and provides plenty to attract tourists, the area around the property is a popular destination for rural tourism with stunning rivers, mountains and wooded valleys perfect for walking, canoeing & cycling. There is an excellent road and rail network improving access throughout Portugal.
Golf: 15 minutes
Beaches: 1 hr
Lisbon: 2 hrs
Porto: 1.5 hrs
Energy Rating: TBC