2 bedroom house, 2 annexes, pool, watermine, stunning garden with views in Ferreira do Zezere
This house is reached through a pitoresque country lane and in a corner lies this stunning house built and designed in 2003. With the house comes two annexes, one built from the old stone adega (wine room) the other one is a built house, they both are fully restored with bathroom and kitchenette and one bedroom. The main house consists of 2 bedrooms and a stunning outside covered sitting area by the kidney shaped pool, all in "calçada" (cobbled stone). The whole house is bright and airy and surrounded by mountain views and the very well planned 5 terraces garden with plenty of fruit trees. It is a perfect family home with potential to rent out the annexes if you wish or use the extra space for family and friends.
You will enter into the property through the gates and an open car port with space for two cars, next to this is the workshop, this whole building is 70m2.
Down the steps decorated with beautiful mosaic walls, will lead you to the kitchen and utility entrance, the main door is from the covered veranda. Walking through the utility area will lead you to the fully fitted kitchen with an open fire place in the corner and big sliding doors out to the covered sitting and pool area.
Through the kitchen comes the hallway with floor to ceiling wardrobes. To your left will lead you to the two bedrooms and a bathroom with shower. Bedroom one is of good size, bedroom two is the master bedroom with built in wardrobes and an en-suite hidden behind one of the wardrobe doors, the bedroom is very spacious and light with windows letting in the light from all angles. The bathroom is tiled and decorated very tasteful.
Walking back through the hallway will lead you into the living room with a wood burner and big windows facing the mountain views and another set of big sliding window doors leading to the same sitting pool area outside. The main house is around 110m2. The kidney shaped pool is 24m2 and depth is from 1.20 meters to 1.70 meters.
Annex one is a built house with ca 15m2 with a nice seating area outside facing the view and surrounded with big yucca plants. Inside is one bedroom with a kitchenette and a bathroom with a shower. All appliances in this annex are included in the sale.
Second annex with ca 18m2 is a restored stone house which used to be the adega (wine room) and storage for crops. This one lies on the opposite end of the garden and has it's own gated entrance. It has one bedroom on a mezzanine level, a living room, a kitchenette and a bathroom with a shower and another outside sitting area facing the views from another angle. All appliances in this cottage are included in the sale. Both cottages are built so they feel very private.
The land of ca 5960m2 is built in 5 terraces with easy access for both tractor or a lawn mower, we have for example the vegetable terrace, the chestnut terrace, the orange terrace, the yucca terrace and all the terraces are divided with stunning clean stone walls. The whole garden was carefully planned and most of all the trees was planted by the sellers and has grown into beautiful trees with a big variaty of fruit, like cherry, peach, apple, several types of oranges and grapefruit, lemon, pomegranite and olives. Around the garden on different levels are several flower beds which gives it colour and scent. On top of the garden is a covered area for machinery like the tractor and lawnmover. The whole land is all fenced.
On the land is a watermine with never ending water, it is built up like a feature and there is a pump system in place to pump the water up to a water tank by the entrance of the property where gravity then can spread the water to all the plants.
The main house is built to high standard, insulated floor and roof with central heating on either diesel or wood from the woodburner. Solar panels heats up the water and can be run on either the sun, gas, wood or diesel. There is air condition in the corridor and the living room. All windows are double glazed. There is two septic tanks with a total storage of 30.000 liters. The energy rating is A+.
The tractor with all it's appliances and the lawn mower is for sale if one wish to purchase these.
Walking distance away is a cafe with a local mini supermarket. In Ferreira do Zezere you will find everything you need for your daily life, such as supermarkets, schools, doctor's, weekly fruit and vegetable markets. The river Zezere and Dornes with all kinds of water sports is not far away. It will take you around 1 1/2 hour to drive to Lisbon airport and to Porto around 2 hours and the seaside is around 50 minutes away. Tomar is around 30 minutes away.