This great lock up and leave one bedroom house is situated in Las Alpujarras around an 8 minute drive from Orgiva. Its location is ideal for exploring the Alpujarras, ease of access to the walking and mountain bike routes. The entrance door leads into a small entrance vestibule, then into a large open plane living room/kitchen/diner. Theres is a large open fireplace for those cosy winter nights, along with an air conditioning unit which provides cold and hot air, the wooden windows are all double glazed, also good size double bedroom and full bathroom. Another door leads out onto a balcony and around to a lovely private enclosed patio area, with an lemon, fig and a persimmon tree providing nice summer shade.
Mains water and electrcity are connected. Internet is available from several local suppliers.
The property is situated only a twelve minute drive from Orgiva and another fifteen minutes to the "Three White Villages" the prettiest villages in the Poqueira valley with a range of shops, restaurants and bars. The regional capital of Orgiva, with all facilities is under 12 mins away, the historic city of Granada can be reached in 1hour and 15 minutes, the beaches of the Costa Tropical in under an hour and the airport at Málaga in under two hours.
Visitors looking for tranquillity and the opportunity to spend a few days relaxing will find Carataunas the perfect destination. It is the smallest village in the whole of the Alpujarra region; but its 5km² of land is full of charm.
It´s history is based in the Arabic dynasty; there are the remains of a cemetery called Macabé still preserved in the village. In the centre, the parish church Nuestra Señora de la Paz, contains paintings of great value believed to be the work of Alonso Cano. Also worth visiting is the stately home “Corps”, which was commissioned by Isabel II.
Carataunas is, due to its geographical and physical location, the perfect place to enjoy rural tourism, as well as walks around the area.
Enclosed Patio Fixed Line Telephone
Close To All Amenities Close To Village Open Countryside Views
South Facing Tranquil Location Very Private