5 Bedroom House for updating in the town of Ansiao in Central Portugal.
This unique 5 bedroom house is in need of some care and attention to revive it back to its former glory, registered in 1937 this house has the old style look of a house from the 1930’s which many modern houses cannot achieve, the history and decor of this large house is original and very charming.
It boasts lots of character, and is a very spacious and well proportioned property, it has many original features and includes ceiling coving and decoration in many of the rooms.
The house is set in a one way street and is within walking distance to the town and all amenities, it is set back from the road and has a garage as well as a parking space at the front of the property entrance to the house has double front doors into a large long hallway with rooms either side.
There are 2 living rooms to the front of the house one on either side of the hallway, one is a lounge diner with open fireplace with marble surround and mantle this room has one feature wall in stone and double patio doors to the front it also has a wooden ceiling.
The second lounge/living room has patio doors to the front of the house and is slightly smaller again with wooden ceiling this could also be used as an extra bedroom if required.
Further along the hallway up a couple of steps is the bathroom which has a bath, sink basin, wc and bidet.
A hallway leads into the kitchen and dining room which have plenty of room the dining room has an open fireplace with marble mantle.
The kitchen has wooden wall and base units with marble worktops, water heater, tiled floors and walls, a step down leads to another hallway leading to the front of the house this area needs some attention.
To the back of the house is a door to the covered patio, here you will find a seating area with built in BBQ ideal on those hot summer days. An external stairs leads to a patio area on the first floor, a great sun trap.
An internal wooden staircase to the first floor with handrail leads to the landing with wood and glass double doors in front that lead into the large open plan lounge, to the left the hallway flows round and accesses the bedrooms.
There are 5 bedrooms some need attention to become liveable again some also have original features such as ceiling roses and coving giving lots of character, also on this floor is a second bathroom with bath, sink basin and WC the bathroom has been tiled on the floor and walls and leads into the lounge.
The large lounge has lots of windows allowing a good amount of natural light into this room it has an access door to the terrace outside with the steps to the courtyard below, inside it has an open fireplace with brick surround and marble mantle. The master bedroom has double wooden doors to the front of the property a beautiful decorative central rose and coving.
This house has lots of character it is however in need of updating, the original features that it has are now rare and can be made good with some attention to detail.
To the rear is a small courtyard and a walled garden although very small there is however land that can be bought by separate negotiation if required.
The town of Ansiao is a small market town with lots of nice restaurants, cafes, banks and schools. There are all the amenities needed for everyday living.
Just a couple of Kilometers away is the industrial zone with many outlets for building materials etc.
Ansiao is a friendly place with a good feeling about it, nearby are the main roads to Coimbra and Tomar just a few kilometers away.
Coimbra 25 minutes
Tomar 30 minutes
Coast 40 minutes