A cortijo situated close to the Town of Orgiva with all the facilities the Town offers. The house has been built to a high specification with insulation, double glazed hardwood windows and attention to detail. The property has six bedrooms, and four bathrooms, is has designed in a way that it can be a six bedroom house, or separated to make a four bedroom house and a two bedroom casita for letting. This also has the option of closing off the fourth bedroom from the main house to make the letting casita a three bedroom, making it a very flexible holiday let. The property is set amongst beautiful gardens which have been created over the last fifteen years. The property itself has 248m2 built with a swimming pool of 53m2, there is also a useful basement area for storage of 36m2.
Mains water, electricity and internet are connected. the property has rights to the acequia system for irrigation, served by the best acequia in the area. This is stored into a large alberca situated on the land.
It takes you 35 minutes walk to get to the centre of Orgiva, the nearest town. You’ll find banks, cash machines, post office, various supermarkets, numerous bars & restaurants, 3 health shops, a police station, all schools and 24 h medical services.
Orgiva has developed into a small centre of alternative culture, combining old Spanish tradition with the ecological lifestyle of a young foreign community. Driving 35 minutes along a beautiful mountain road takes you to Salobreña, the nearest beach of the Costa Tropical.Granada is a 50 minutes’ drive away. Another 30 minutes take you to the ski resort of Sierra Nevada. Skiing is possible between December and May. The highest lifts take you up to 3.400 metres and from there one enjoys unforgettable views of Granada and right across the Med to Africa.The Moors lived until the end of the 16th century in the Alpujarras. We not only still use their water channels and water deposits, but their original arabic names too. A proposal has recently been submitted to declare the Alpujarras a UNESCO world heritage site.
Hiking is pure pleasure here. It takes a 20 minute car drive to reach the borders of the National Park of Sierra Nevada. You can watch eagles circle in the blue skies, see ibexes fearlessly cross the cliffs above you and feel part of the magnificence of untouched nature all around.
Land & Gardens
Arable Land Citrus Fruit Trees Extensive Gardens Fenced Plot Fruit Trees
Fully Renovated Mature Gardens Mostly Flat Land Tropical Fruit Trees Vegetable Garden
Broadband Internet Parking Area
Roof Terrace Well Used Track
Fully Fitted Kitchen Open Fireplace(s)
Existing Self Catering Income
Acequia Rights For Irrigation Alberca Mains Connection
Plenty Of Water Swimming Pool Water Storage On Land
Close To All Amenities Close To Village Easy Access Mountain Views Open Countryside Views
Private Entrance South Facing Tranquil Location Very Private