Property description

This unique property was built in 2009 by the current owner. It sits proudly at the top of a hill that gives the property a commanding panoramic view across the algarve to the Atlantic. Access to the property is excellent and although private the property is not isolated. As you arrive at the property you are greeted by its impressive iron gated entrance and large tower that gives the property a castle like appearance.

Every attention to detail was considered throughout the construction process to deliver an Eco-friendly home that be ideal as a holiday retreat or permanent home for a large family. The owner has used natural materials (including cork insulation, terracotta bricks and custom made ironwork) and a traditional style combined with state of the art equipment and machines to deliver what truly is a beautiful home. The house has an underfloor heating system, double glazing, air conditioning, photovaltic solar panels, reverse refrigeration panel and wood burning stove. In total over €125,000.00 was spent on top of the line German equipment that heats and powers the home.

Inside the house there is a bright and spacious feel to every room you enter. As you walk through the main door into the reception hall, you are greeted by the impressive spiral staircase that leads to the sleeping accommodation above and office, laundry and self contained two bedroom apartment below. On the ground floor there is a large open plan living dinning room and kitchen room with large double doors that open directly into the houses main terrace and BBQ area. The living room has feature log burner and the kitchen is fitted with top of the range BOSCH appliances. Also on the ground floor is an en-suite bedroom, guest WC and a small storage room. On the first floor of the property there are two large double bedrooms, both en-suite and the master with private east facing balcony. In the lower floor of the property (basement) there is a small office, laundry and a self contained two bedroom, one bathroom apartment with separate kitchen and living room. As this house is built into the side of the hill this lower level has direct access and windows on 3 of the aspects.

Outside the house the gardens are fully fenced and gated and the expansive plot is home to large terraces, mature gardens and raised vegetable beds. There is also the large photo-voltaic system that powers the home. There is a project approved planning permission for a luxury family swimming pool adjoining the house ( as per plans ) and adjoining the BBQ area and social terraces. This would allow any future purchaser the opportunity to select colours of tiles and finishes of the intended pool are and sunbathing areas adjoining the house .. There is a large garage at the bottom of the calcada driveway which would easily fit a large family vehicle and it is also home to the technical area of the property.

In summary this is an unique property that has been built with care and attention at every step and will make the perfect holiday home or permanent residence. Its large scale, split level accommodation and idyllic location would also make it perfect for anyone interested in rental or bed and breakfast properties. Viewing is a must! - REF: SVP349

Property Details

  • Reference 175-175-SVP349
  • Region Faro
  • Council Silves
  • Parish São Bartolomeu de Messines
  • Condition n.a.
  • Property Type Villa
  • Covered Area n.a.
  • Plot Area 2760 m²
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