Montánchez - Country House
Property SummaryA fantastic opportunity to buy a 2-storey modern country house of recent build, this 3 bedroom, two bathroom house is situated in the Montánchez area of Extremadura. The village of Montánchez is in the centre of the historic golden triangle of Trujillo, Merida and Caceres. The house is situated in 20,000 m2 (approx. 5 acres) of land with 250 mature olive trees - mostly centennial - in full production and approximately 40 fig trees along with a good variety of fruit trees. The ancient olive grove, which is well managed and provides good harvests, is affiliated to the “Aceite Sierra de Montánchez” olive oil co-operative which produces extra virgin olive oil.
Most areas of the property, including the various terraces, have incredible views of Montánchez castle, and it is accessed via two separate entrances which have large double gates. One of the splendid features worth a mention is the variety of the landscape with amazing enormous boulders and splendid trees.
The ground floor consists of a large open plan kitchen with granite worktops and an island unit, and there is also a 2-person breakfast bar. All the integrated kitchen appliances, such as washing machine, dish washer, fridge freezer, oven, hob and extractor fan are all included in the sale price. Adjacent to the modern cream coloured kitchen, comprising of many base and wall units, is a spacious lounge with a wood burning stove, and both of these rooms have picture windows which allow lots of natural sunlight to flood in. A wide corridor then leads on to 2 large double rooms with a double wardrobe in each and a larger than average family bathroom with separate shower and storage cupboard.
On the first floor is the master suite, with a dressing area and triple wardrobe, and sliding glass doors leading out onto a balcony with spectacular views of the surrounding countryside and of the Sierra de Montánchez with its castle - the dark sky views are magnificent. The bedroom has a spacious ensuite shower room and the whole house benefits from having oil fired central heating throughout. The garden areas are filled with many plants and flowers, including a large water feature and all areas and terraces are designed for easy access for anyone with reduced mobility.
The 8x4 metre garage is large enough to be used as a work shop if required, and the property has mains electricity and has its water supplied from a 150 metres deep borehole, plus a 1000 litre water storage tank, along with a 1000 litre oil storage tank. The waste water is discharged into a septic tank.
All necessary permissions and licences are up to date and ready if a quick purchase is required. The house benefits from having a burglar alarm system, so this could be used either as a permanent residence or a safe and secure holiday home.