Stunning Detached 1930s house for finishing with Ruin in a village near Arganil in Central Portugal
These 2 houses are in a lovely quiet village near the market town of Arganil The main house is in the process of being renovated and most of the works have been done, giving a fresh look to this great 1930’s house, with wonderful mountain views The second house is a ruin for a full restoration with an enclosed courtyard garden. There is a river beach within walking distance with a lovely park area and cafe, Arganil town is just 5 minutes by car.
The main house has 2 floors
The main floor consists
1 dining room
1 Double bedroom
Entrance to the ground floor of the house is from the quiet lane at the back of the property this part of the house has already been renovated the door leads into the kitchen and dining room to the right is the kitchen with wooden base and wall units, built in oven, hob and extractor fan and water heater.
To the right is the dining room with partially tiled walls and tiled floors it has a wood burner, in the corner making a very nice cosy room.
Through the arch then leads to the utility room/lobby. This room has tiled floors and again partially tiled walls and windows to the side of the property.
Further along is the bathroom with shower, sink basin with vanity unit and wc, decorated with the typical colours of this style property.
Next is the large lounge with a wood burner on a marble base, the lounge is long with 2 sets of patio doors and double aspect windows allowing plenty of light into the house.
The lounge is decorated with traditional style tiles in keeping with the age of the property, the 2 sets of patio doors lead out to an enclosed patio area with BBQ and bread oven an area ideal for relaxing in the summer sun, this area is easy maintained with gravel and seating areas fenced with a stone wall with pillars and wrought iron fencing.
The first floor is accessed by a door to the side of the property it leads to a wooden staircase with original wooden balustrades and hand painted walls to imitate marble which was very trendy in the 1930’s this is original work from the house when it was built and is very sought after.
The first floor consists of 3 bedrooms
This part of the house is almost completed except for a few last details, the bedrooms are painted and have the original wooden internal shutters with double glazed windows and doors, some of the rooms have a ceiling rose again very telling of the times this house was constructed in, the bedrooms are smaller with the lounge being slightly bigger, the lounge and 2 bedrooms have patio doors with an enclosed juliette balcony overlooking the patio and beautiful mountain views to the front of the property.
Also on this floor is the completed bathroom with corner bath, sink basin, wc and bidet this is very tastefully decorated.
Next is the kitchen and dining room these rooms are to the back of the property the kitchen has wooden base and walls units with built in oven hob and open chimney extractor also there is built in fridge freezer and dishwasher, it has double aspect windows and sink basin set into granite worktops keeping the original wooden internal shutters.
A small room off of the kitchen is the dining room with a window to the back of the house.
The back bedroom needs finishing. It is a double room with triple aspect windows.
A second staircase leads to the attic where there is vast space to make more accommodation if required it is insulated and needs finishing. Part of the roof has been replaced.
Outside of the property there is a ruin which is being included in this sale it has a courtyard which would make a great private garden and the ruin needs a full restoration this in all is a great investment property either for a rental income from an Alojamento Local which would need to be passed by the local council or for a large family home.
Viewing is a must on this fabulous property.
Arganil 5 mins
Gois 20 Minutes
Coimbra 50 minutes