Real estate for sale - Country houses
Country estate in the Sierra Nevada with vineyard, olives, almond trees and sea view
This restored Andalusian country estate for sale is located on the Sierra Nevada’s southern slopes with breathtaking views towards the sea. Its location on about 930 metres above sea level with warm winds and dry air makes this property an ideal location in summer. The estate is embedded in about 3,000 almond trees, about 500 olive- and fig trees, vineyard and Mediterranean vegetation. About 3 km of white road lead to this spectacular property, in addition, a helipad is available for easy access and for eventual medical emergencies. The buildings of this estate are centuries old and comprise two houses, which, together with an enclosing wall, form a large and beautiful courtyard, and were extended with a toolshed and stables. The main country house offers two storeys, with a grand living area (ceiling height of about 7 metres) with fireplace and open stairs to the upper floor with a gallery, bedroom and en-suite bathroom. The living area connects to a kitchen, vestibule with WC, and a small wine cellar, which holds the delicacies of the vineyard and olive grove. The apartments for guests are divided into three independent units, with spacious terraces and a total of eight bedrooms and four bathrooms. Two units can be connected by opening a door. A tennis court, boules playing area, a swimming pool (12 x 6 metres) as well as a pool house with kitchen, barbecue and WC invite to spend the days outdoors. The restoration works were carried out at the beginning of this century and took three years to complete. Antique building elements from all over Andalusia were used to create a characteristic and rustic flair.