Beautiful 3 bedroom stone cottage in the heart of central Portugal.
This beautiful cottage has been lovingly restored by its current owners and gives you an opportunity to own a stunning and unique cottage. Set back from a quiet lane and sitting in around half an acre of garden is the cottage. The front entrance to the cottage is through a pretty metal gate and down 3 steps , this is the walled garden which has a rockery boarder with roses , lilies , irises, jasmine, clematis and various other flowers and plants. From here you’ll enter the cottage into the garden room, a lovely sunny room with also leads to 2 double sized bedrooms, a shower room and that all important storage cupboard.
The largest of these 2 rooms has French doors which open to find an orange tree and onto the back garden . The main cottage is also accessed from the garden room. Here you’ll find the dining room with original beamed ceilings, laminate oak flooring, log burning stove and wooden spiral staircase. To the left of the dining room is the snug/bar , again with beamed ceilings and laminated oak floors. Carrying on through the dining room is the lounge, this room also has a log burning stove and access to the garden. From the lounge is the kitchen. The kitchen has ample cupboard space, shelving and the traditional open fire. Upstairs is the stunning master bedroom suite with French doors onto its private terrace. The master bedroom suite has a vaulted beamed ceiling with 2 chandeliers. There is an bathroom suite with shower and the current owners are willing to leave the wooden hand crafted furniture in this room. The private terrace to this room really does make it a dream , with views of the garden and the mountains this is the perfect place to start your days. There is a large driveway to one side of the cottage where you can access the man shed/workshop and the lady shed/laundry room . To the other side of the cottage is a small gate that leads to the rear entrance to the cottage and garden. The whole of the cottage has a stone path around it and leading to the outdoor kitchen and entertainment area, the pool, beach shack and one of the 3 wells. Two of these wells are still working whilst the 3rd has dried up and is now a sunken fire pit. There is also a dog run with 2 brick kennels and a vegetable patch.
Across the land from the house is an additional 3500 square meters (just under and acre) of land that the owners are including in the sale of the property. This land has numerous mature trees including olive and fruit trees.
There is a restaurant and a cafe with shop in the village and the town of Ansiao is a 10 min drive .
In Ansiao you will find every you need for daily living.
Both Lisbon and Porto airports are around an hour and a half.
Coimbra, Portugal’s 3rd largest city is 25 mins away.
The beach is 40 mins away.
Offer in the region of 149,000 euros