Eljas - Country House
Property SummaryThis is a most delightful country property on 2 levels of 200 m2 each, in grounds of approx. 2.600m2 (3/4 of an acre), set back from the road on the approach to the village of Eljas in the picturesque area of the Sierra de Gata, to the North of the province of Cáceres.
The ground floor consists of an entrance hall leading into a spacious lounge/dining-room with a wall A/C-heating unit, and pre-installation of a chimney for a fireplace or wood-burner. The room has access to a side terrace running the whole length of the buildingwith fabulous panoramic country views . Opposite the lounge is a large kitchen with modern appliances, and next to it, a door leading to steps down to the garage. There is a family bathroom with double sink, bath, shower, toilet and bidet, then a double bedroom used as an office or activities room. There are three more extra-large bedrooms, two with A/C-heating units and one with an ensuite shower, toilet, washbasin and bidet, and at the end of the corridor, a small lounge with a French window affording beautiful views over the gardens and surrounding countryside. The front of the house boasts a wonderful sun terrace completely surrounded by trees, thus rendering it practically invisible from the road.
There is a large parking space in front of the property, and the drive-way leads down to an enormous garage of 200 m2, which in turn leads out onto the garden with many stone features, including a borehole, well and a fountain, and two covered areas for al fresco dining. The gardens boast a vegetable patch and a great variety of fruit trees such as orange, lemon, peach, apple, plums, pears, pomegranates, quince, persimmons, olive trees, vines, etc. together with a large pond with constant flowing fresh water, used for a refreshing dip in summer, and for watering the trees and vegetables.
The property has mains water and electricity in addition to the borehole and pump, and excellent mobile coverage, landline and broadband Internet - a splendid opportunity for either a private residence or possibly a Rural Guesthouse.