country house for sale in fuente alamo
This is a truly unique rural country dwelling situated in the typically Spanish village of Cuevas de Reyllo in the Municipality of Fuente Alamo, Murcia in the South East corner of Spain. Properties like this rarely appear on the open market at such value, with the space, scope and opportunities that this offers. Whilst it would make a perfect large family home and indeed THE best party venue, the flexibility of the accommodation lends itself to a wide variety of different uses. Set in a plot of almost 10,000m2 of fenced and gated land, your options are whatever your heart desires. Imagine family accommodation with a B&B business, holiday rentals, yoga retreat, wedding venue, small holding, riding stables, wellness centre, glamping, cookery school ........ to name just a few options to get you started!!The accommodation stretches out over 496m2 with 6 BEDROOMS and 6 BATHROOMS, with 2 CASITAS ready for conversion. The living accommodation is positioned around a huge CENTRAL COURTYARD, where the current owners have accommodated over 100 people when hosting parties and events. The home has a lovely rustic feel to it, with high beamed ceilings throughout, wooden latch internal doors, feature walls and loads of character.It is also equipped with the necessary practicalities and luxuries of modern life with air conditioning, ceiling fans and oil central heating. Mains electricity and water are connected to the property so you can enjoy rural life without being "off grid", and only 5 minutes drive from the village. Many of the rooms have their own external doors leading off the courtyard. The first one takes you into a completely SELF CONTAINED LIVING SPACE/ANNEXE with:LIVING ROOM/DINING ROOM, with a cottage style feel to it, air conditioning unit, ceiling fan, wood burner and a door leading into KITCHEN with fitted units, and a mezzanine level for storage.The next external door leads to an enormous GUEST SUITE which could be easily made into a STUDIO with ample room for a king size bed, sofa, dining table etc. There is a walk in built in wardrobe, air conditioning and a wood burner. The EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOM has a double sink unit, double walk in shower and ceiling fan.Another door from the courtyard goes into the MASTER BEDROOM with built in wardrobes and ceiling fan with an EN-SUITE BATHROOM, sink set into a marble vanity unit and full sized bath with shower over.BEDROOM 3, 4 and 5 are all self contained with their own individual entrances with built in wardrobes, all of them having EN-SUITE SHOWER ROOMS.The next door takes us into the impressive MAIN HOUSE where we enter into a large DINING ROOM with wood burner, and beyond into an INNER HALL with impressive double wooden doors leading out to the POOL TERRACE. To one side of the inner hall is the large SITTING ROOM with an eyecatching feature stone wall to one end enclosing a chimney for a wood or pellet burner. This is a light and airy room and overlooks the swimming pool. BEDROOM 6 is also in the main house which is currently used as an office. This part of the property also houses a LARGE KITCHEN overlooking the courtyard with marble worktops and ceramic sink, and a UTILITY ROOM both of these rooms ooze rustic charm. The 6th SHOWER ROOM is also in the main house.OUTSIDETHE COURTYARD is without doubt a conversation starter and as previously mentioned has been used to host many events. With two mature statement LEMON TREES, the courtyard is completely private and enclosed from the rest of the grounds, and is an absolute haven of tranquility. There is an OUTDOOR BAR which has power.The GARAGE has space for a vehicle but is most likely to be more use as a WORKSHOP or for STORAGE, as you will not be spoiled for choice about where to park your car!!The property is approached through ELECTRIC DOUBLE GATES, along a sweeping driveway into a mainly gravelled garden area with various useful STONE BUILT STORES for logs, garden equipment etc and a store the other side of the house which houses the 1000 litre oil tank, boiler and also a water tank for emergencies. There are raised flower beds and planters, mature palm trees, olive trees, an arbour, dog kennel and two casitas which have electricity and access to the water supply so are ready for conversion. There are double gates once you enter the grounds leading into a separate field (originally an almond grove), which like the rest of the house and grounds has multiple uses.The SWIMMING POOL with a poolside shower is surrounded by masses of attracive TERRACE with lots of room for garden furniture, and places for al fresco dining, including the full width COVERED PORCH with ceiling fans that overlooks the pool. A lovely shady place to sit with a drink and enjoy the views, and the perfect entertaining space for dining guests.IN SUMMARY, this property is a MUST SEE whether you are looking for a home for all the family to use as a holiday home, or as a business venture. Given the 496m2 of living space on offer, it is tremendous value, within easy reach of the airport at MURCIA INTERNATIONAL, the cities of MURCIA & CARTAGENA, the beautiful beaches of the COSTA CALIDA, whilst being in a traditional village, close to the popular town of FUENTE ALAMO.