Arronches is a Portuguese town in the district of Portalegre, Alentejo is known for its untouched nature, peace and tranquility and is the perfect location to relax and recharge batteries. It´s also where some great portuguese wines are born, and food is incredible.
Sale: 250.000 EUR Bedrooms: 4 Sleeps: 8 Bathroom: 5 Rental Long term negotiated
A 4 bedroom farmhouse, that has been lovingly restored with only few details left. Great view of the town across the river, 1km from Arronches. Hiking, , biking, horseback riding, swimming, golfing and hunting are available in the area. 1km from Arronches, a town included in the book ‘The Most Beautiful Towns and Villages of Portugal’, this Alentejo monte, easily accessible, is located about 130 miles east of Lisbon by freeway or by secondary roads. It is located on the Rio do Caia. There are fish – barbo, boga. axigan, carpa and enguias (small eel) available when the river is high. Restoration of this historic site has been done by Richard Hiner Architects of Seattle, Washington. Construction of an outbuilding (formerly an animal house), containing a toilet, shower, laundry tubs and a washing machine, has been completed. All excavations and demolition are complete and reconstruction is nearly finished (new pictures, soon). The project is nearly ready for the finishing details. It is for sale at 250,000 euros and can be finished for long term rental, if desired. Not yet completely furnished. All this to be negotiated with long term renter. Wifi ready. Master bedroom: queen size bed, adjoining bath and French doors to patio. Bedroom 1: double bed, fireplace, outside and inside entrances. Bedroom 2: 2 twins, armoire. Bed 3: 2 twins, access to patio through French doors/en suite bathroom, hall armoire. En suite bathrooom master bedroom, shower and sunken tub separate WC/sink. Hall bath to serve bedrooms 1 and. 2. tub/sink and WC. En suite bath for bedroom has shower, sink and WC. Large living room not yet furnished Dining room trestle style table, built-in sideboard, fireplace and office mezzanine. 1K to Arronches vila, 22K To Portalegre and Campo Maior, 15K to IP2, 2 to 2 1/2 hours by car from Lisbon, depending on traffic through Lisbon, 45 minues to Castelo de Vide, 30 minutes to Estremoz. It is easily available for touring the Alentejo, its tourist towns, the many megalithic sites in Portugal, Spain, plus numerous sports activities. The dam ‘O Barragem do Caia’ is a few kms away. The old azenha (water mill) is named â€˜O Moinho do Caia. Great views of the town across the river, 5 varieties of fish in the river that borders the property. It is very peaceful, in Portuguese ‘sossegado’. A sitting/wading pool is planned, a dishwasher, etc. Activities: Hiking, biking, horseback riding, swimming, golfing and hunting are available in the area, as well as many tourist attractions nearby. Day trip to Trujillo, a wonderful city in Spain.