This traditional detached house is located in a very pretty village close to Serpins in Central Portugal. The house is in a sunny, elevated position making the most of the tranquil woodland setting and peaceful surrounding countryside.
The house currently consists of:
2 kitchen/ diners
3 + 1 Bedrooms
Access to the property is good with a lane leading from the main village road into a driveway with off road parking and covered pergola. Double gates lead into the front paved areas with a shady terrace on the ground floor and steps leading up to a further sunny terrace (4.5m x 4m) with views over the surrounding countryside.
As you enter the property you have the first kitchen/ diner (3.3m x 3.4m) decorated with traditional Portuguese tiles, windows to the front and side, double sink with wooden floor and wall units. The hallway (1.9m x 5m) leads on to the family bathroom (1.5m x 3.2m) with bath/ shower, WC, sink and bidet. The lounge (5m x 4.7m) is a good size with windows to the side and rear, tiled floors and wood burning stove. There are 2 double bedrooms, one to the front (3m x 3.8m) and one to the rear (2.7m x 4.5m) and a further single bedroom (4.5m x 1.9m) with views over the woodland behind.
Tiled stairs lead down to the ground floor which includes a large storeroom (4.7m x 4.3m), further guest bedroom (4.3m x 4.5m), small bathroom (1m x 1.5m) with shower, sink and WC. The second large kitchen/ diner (7m x 5m) has wooden wall & floor units, double sink, free standing cooker with extractor fan and gas boiler for hot water. The room is sunny and bright and large enough to include a dining table and comfortable seating area with a wood burner creating a cosy family room.
The house is detached and surrounded by woodland. The land is directly next to the house and has a mixture of fruit and Olive trees, more land extends behind the house up to a small storage shed. There are neighbours close by but the house feels private. The pretty, peaceful area is perfect for enjoying the delights of central Portugal. There are several river beaches close to the property including a local beauty spot known as 'The Gorge'. The village of Serpins is a ten minute drive and offers a good selection of amenities including restaurants, cafes, post office, supermarket, bakeries, pharmacy and petrol station. There is also a very popular river beach where you can cool off during the warm summer months, the cafe and BBQ areas are the perfect spot for entertaining family & friends. The area is also popular with walkers and cyclists.
Close by you have the larger towns of Vila Nova de Poiares and Lousã, both offering all your everyday facilities including schools, health centres, larger supermarkets, banks, vets etc.
Lousã: 15 minutes
Coimbra: 30 minutes
Beaches: 1 hour
Porto: 1.5 hours
Lisbon: 2 hrs
ENERGY RATING: E