DescriptionProperty details: Beautiful renovated former farmhouse in quiet village. It stands quite privately at the end of a metalled lane, which winds through a small cluster of houses. The garden measures app. 400 sqm on two levels laid to lawn with vines around the perimeter and containing fruit trees.
The property was extensively renovated in 2004, new internal doors, raised wooden floor under bedrooms and dining room, block floor relayed in lounge, new wooden ceiling throughout, new bathroom, new kitchen, rewired. Since then all buildings have been reroofed, sprinkler system installed in garden, wood burner in lounge and electric heaters in all rooms.
Entry is through a gate into a courtyard. The main house is on one floor and comprises: hallway, sitting room (6.30x3.00m) with large picture windows commanding panoramic views, 3 double bedrooms (each 3.35x2.35m), a kitchen linked by an arch to the dining room with door onto a south and west facing balcony & bathroom.
Quite separate and across the courtyard is a triangular room 18 sqm), used as utility room, containing the old bread oven. To the rear are steps down to garden level into former barn (31 sqm), garden shower room, 2 cellar rooms, patio covered with vines, a garden room (3.80 x 2.20m) next to two patios, of which one is level to accommodate an above the ground swimming pool 3.50m in diameter.
Across the lane is parking space for one car, a car port and steps up to the main level of a second house, unimproved inside, containing two rooms (6.30x4.10m and 6.40x2.70m). This house could be converted in to additional accommodation.
Energy Class: D
Additional information: This property is in village location with one of the most stirring views of the Serra da Lousa, located 30km southwest of Coimbra. The trails of the regional mountain biking network can be accessed nearby. It has easy A13 motorway access at Penela, 8km away. It is equidistant between Lisbon and Porto airports (approx. 1.5/2 hours).
Location: Relvas, Espinhal - Penela
Plot Size: 420 M2
Construction Area: 400 M2
Value: 165,000 €