country house for sale in antequera
Wow! Wow! Wow! Location! Location! Location! For sale this unique, lucrative rural tourism business which has been established since 2007 and has a proven, steady, annual income. Located in the Málaga Lake District with unique lake frontage and a stunning mountain backdrop, this property does enjoy a truly amazing location! Set within 50,000m2 of organic almond grove with a private path leading down to the lake, the property comprises of 6 self–catering studio apartments plus a spacious and stylish 2 bedroom owners’ accommodation; in total approx 600m2 build size. The current owners have carried out a complete restoration of what was an important country estate retaining much of the traditional charm but using quality materials to provide 21st century comfort. The self-catering apartments have all been finished to a high standard in a very attractive style offering a very charming fusion of traditional and contemporary. Each of the 6 apartments offer a spacious sleeping area, a fully equipped kitchen and a bathroom and one of them has been adapted for clients with mobility issues. Each apartment has a private entrance and a lovely terrace, all hosting stunning views over the lake. The perfect place to enjoy the impressive sunsets which we experience in this part of Andalucia , all year round! There is also a short footpath, of less than 150m, leading to the lake should one wish to participate in some wild swimming! The owners’ accommodation is located in a private wing of the property and is distributed over two levels offering a very generous living area including a kitchen, an office area and access out to a private terrace. There are also 2 bedroom and 2 bathrooms. In addition, there is also a utility /storeroom and a little shop where guests can buy a selection of products.The owners have retained the traditional Andalucian style with thick walls and wooden beams but have used quality materials including Swedish pine beams, hardwood doors and double glazed windows. They have also installed gas central heating in both the private wing and the self-catering apartments. From the private wing, one can also access the private garden area which hosts various fruit trees and also a very attractive entertaining area / Summer kitchen and a private swimming pool.The owners also have a private parking area and a paddock area with horse shelter and licence for keeping up to 5 horses. It is evident that no expense has been spared in the development of this business and home. Although it is “off grid” it is in no way primitive thanks to the installation of a sophisticated solar power system which can be remotely controlled should the owner be off site. The property enjoys a mains water supply and has a 13,000 litre storage capacity. It also enjoys high speed internet connection. The location and unique appeal of this property really cannot be overemphasized. It is literally lakeside without another house in sight but enjoying excellent access from a quiet tarmac road.The nearest little village with shop and restaurants is just 4km from the property with the larger town of Campillos being 16km away. The now famous “Caminito del Rey” which has been developed in recent years and is proving to be a major tourist attraction, attracting many visitors to the area, in search of quality accommodation, is just 5 kms from the property and Málaga city and international airport are just 45 minutes drive away. In fact, the location of this property is such that it offers an excellent base for guests wishing to visit any or all of the main cities of Andalucia. Seville, Cordoba and Granada are all within less than 2 hours drive of the property making it an ideal tranquil base to return to following a day trip to any of those vibrant major cities. In conclusion, this property offers not just an established business and beautiful family home but a real change in lifestyle for any potential buyer wishing to live the Andalucian dream! VIEWING IS STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT THROUGH THE AGENT !!