Cortijo Catica: Detached Character House for Sale
Detached Character House for Sale in Albox, Almería
CORTIJO CATICA – THIS IS A RENOVATED 200 YEAR OLD 2 BED COUNTRY HOUSE AND LOCATED WITHIN 10 MINUTES DRIVE FROM THE POPULAR TOWN OF ALBOX WHERE YOU WILL FIND ALL OF YOUR DAILY AMENITIES TO INCLUDE A VARIETY OF SHOPS INCLUDING SUPERMARKETS, BUTCHERS, BAKERY PLUS BARS, RESTAURANTS. BANKS, SCHOOLS, MUNICIPAL POOL, SCHOOLS AND A 24 HOUR MEDICAL CENTRE.
THE BEACH REPORTS OF GARRUCHA, VERA AND MOJACAR ARE ONLY A 45 MINUTE DRIVE AWAY. ALMERIA AIRPORT IS WITHIN 1 HOUR AND 15 MINUTES DRIVE AWAY.
The property has a large plot of 60,000sqm with a build size of approximately 170sqm. There is a fair amount of flat land ideal for horses and another area nearer to the house where you could easily put a sand school. There are approximately 80-100 olive trees planted together with almond trees, pomegranate trees, fig trees, orange, lemon and pear trees and a small vineyard. The property also benefits from an above ground pool and spectacular views of the mountains and surrounding countryside. There are two additional buildings suitable for renovating with an approximate size of 112smq.
There is a great sized gravelled area to the front of the house providing parking for numerous cars plus mature trees and an above ground pool.
From the front door leads into a covered porch area with arches and character ceiling beams where you can dine. At the side of the property there is a utility room housing the washing machine and storage facilities and there is also a shower, WC and wash hand basin.
Leading from the porch area the main front door leads into a good sized kitchen diner which is big enough to place a table and dining chairs. There are ceiling beams and a ceiling fan plus a fireplace with log burner serving this room and the lounge. There are plenty of eye level and base units including a double sink, gas cooker (freestanding) with extractor hood above and 2 x fridge freezers.
Going through an archway takes you through to the large bright lounge area and dual aspect windows, air conditioning, ceiling fan and ceiling beams. There is a fireplace with log burner that serves both the lounge and kitchen.
From the lounge there is a door through to the largest bedroom. There are patio doors out to the garden and windows either side. A second door through to the en-suite shower room with walk-in shower, WC, vanity wash hand basin with cupboards and mirror over and a heated towel rail.
At the end of the kitchen there is a door leading through to the 2nd bedroom. There is air conditioning, a large walk-in wardrobe which is fully tiled and an electric radiator.
From the kitchen another door takes you into a larger shower room with a walk-in shower and tiled seat, WC and a large vanity unit with granite top with inset wash hand basin. Picture window.
At the side of the house is a shed housing the gas water heater and 2,000ltr reserve tank with a mains fed pump giving good water pressure.
There is a detached building close to the main property which needs completing. The main door leads into the lounge with a traditional Spanish fireplace with alcoves either side. At the end of this room a door takes you through to the kitchen. There are some fitted base units.
A doorway to the left of the lounge goes through to the rear of the house which is partly renovated but requires finishing. Work has been started to create a bedroom and bathroom.
There is a store room and bread oven and chimney at the side of the house. Also, a wooden gazebo facing the main house providing a beautiful seating area
The property has plenty of opportunities to have a main house with two guest accommodations for either holiday rentals or for visiting family and friends.
The property has lots of original features to include exposed ceiling beams, fireplaces and much more.
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- 2 Bedrooms
- 2 Bathrooms
- 282m² Build Size
- 60,000m² Plot Size
- Swimming Pool
- Part Furnished
- Mains Water
- Mains Electric
- Telephone Possible
- 45 mins to a Beach
- 10 mins to the Shops
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