Country House with guest accommodation For Sale in Gaucin
IDEAL AS A B&B/GUEST HOUSE, YOGA RETREAT, EQUE
INTERESTING ARCHITECT-DESIGNED COUNTRY PROPERTY – VILLA + 2 GUEST COTTAGES - POOL & STUNNING VIEWS
IDEAL AS A B&B/GUEST HOUSE, YOGA RETREAT, EQUESTRIAN CENTRE, OR A LARGE FAMILY HOME
This unique, contemporary property comprises a large luxury villa and TWO separate guest cottages (sleeps 12 in total). All share awesome views and a magnificent swimming pool with terraces.
The property is very interesting (designed by renowned British Architect, Colin McLundie) and constructed in 1999 using local natural stone. Due to the unique curved design, the properties nestle discreetly into the local terrain and take full advantage of stunning panoramic views across the River Genal valley to the Mediterranean, Gibraltar and Morocco.
Located 5 mins drive to the south of Gaucin in picturesque countryside, the electric gates open to reveal a long sweeping gravel road through the orange grove up to the properties, ensuring peace & privacy.
Registered for tourism, the property offers a wide range of business opportunities to produce an income.
The Villa (3 beds/3 baths)
The spacious entrance hall leads into a very spacious, light & airy open plan living room with a feature wood-burning stove, dining area and fitted kitchen. French windows slide open onto a covered terrace, perfect for al-fresco dining, with amazing views across open countryside to the Mediterranean coastline and Gibraltar. There are two spacious ensuite double bedrooms and a guest WC on the ground floor.
The lower ground floor comprises a huge entertainment room with a library at one end (ideal as a yoga studio, gymnasium, home cinema, children’s play area etc) and French doors out to the garden. There is also a double bedroom and bathroom on this level.
The villa has air-conditioning and a solar panel for hot water.
Chirimoya Cottage (2 bed/2 bath)
The larger of the two cottages consists of 2 bedrooms/2 bathrooms, a light and airy open plan living room with wood-burning stove, dining area, kitchen and a covered terrace with picturesque views across the surrounding countryside to the mountains.
Almendra Cottage (1 bed/1 bath)
This cottage comprises 1 bedroom/1 bathroom, a light and airy open plan living room with fireplace, dining area, kitchenette and covered terrace with lovely views across the surrounding countryside to the Mediterranean coastline & Gibraltar. This cottage has air-conditioning.
The beautiful swimming pool area is very secluded and is surrounded by terraces. There is a shade area at one end and next to the pool there is a purpose-built BBQ area, with adjacent shower/WC facilities. The pool size is 12m x 4.6m.
A short stroll away, there is a separate purpose-built office & laundry room.
The driveway leads up to a very spacious gravel parking area with a covered carport and space for several vehicles. The area is surrounded by attractive indigenous Mediterranean shrubs with an attractive fishpond with a water feature. Nearby there is a vine-covered shady area occasionally used for playing pétanque.
The property is surrounded by mature trees and there are pretty garden areas with exotic plants and paths all around the property. There is an orange grove and a variety of fruit trees, including fig, almond, avocado, lemon, pear, nispero and chirimoya. A gate behind the property provides access to a quiet rustic path leading up to the centre of the village (about an hour’s walk), passing by a quaint chapel dedicated to San Juan, the patron saint of Gaucín.
The is mains water & electricity supply, two water deposits (40,000 + 5,000 litre) and a deep water well.
Further agricultural land (2 plots of approx. 30,000m2) suitable for grazing, equestrian etc. is available for separate purchase.