Property for sale in cortes de la frontera
Cortes De La Frontera
"Casa Tranquila" certainly lives up to its name.Located in the picturesque village of Canada Real del Tesoro ("the valley of treasure") near the substantial town of Cortes de la Frontera, which nestles in the rolling hills of Andalucia, this beautiful 8 bedroom finca enjoys an idylic position on the banks of the Rio Guadiaro with superb views of the surrounding countryside.Just an hours drive from the hustle and bustle of Marbella, and 15 minutes from the historic "white" town of Gaucin, "Casa Tranquila" is the perfect getaway retreat.This characterful, recently renovated period property is built over 3 floors and offers space and comfort in abundance for a large family and their guests.The upper floor has five double bedrooms having vaulted ceilings with exposed timbers - all ensuite and four with river views, plus a spacious sun terrace.The ground floor boasts a huge open plan reception room with bar, dining and family rooms – all overlooking the covered and open terraces and gardens down to the river, which is just metres away.Large country-style kitchen with separate larder and storage room. There is also an office/library ,plenty of storage space and cloakrooms as well as a self contained apartment with separate entrance.Step through the living room and out on to the first of 3 terraces for al fresco dining.On this level you also find the pool and sundeck with changing and bathroom facilities.The lower floor has a further 3 double bedrooms all en suite. Also additional cloakroom facilities for the terrace area.Two more huge terraces run the length of the property with bar and built in BBQ; ideal for entertaining. On one side a small brook runs he along the base for the property making a unique and pleasing water feature, while on the other the natural flora of the riverbank leads directly to the river itself - a stunning vista.The village has small shops for everyday goods , whilst many supermarkets, banks, medical facilities and more can be found in Cortes about 5 minutes drive away.A somewhat unique bonus,is the railway station in the village which connects Algeciras/San Roque to Ronda and Granada, with many charming intermediate stops, allowing you to explore this wonderful part of Andalucia at your leisure.This is a unique and beautiful property set in a stunning location; ideal for a large family looking for country finca away from the hustle and bustle of the coast.Other possible uses:- Bed and Breakfast or Hotel, restaurant and bar.Features;- Over 3 floors - 8 double bedrooms all ensuite - Open plan living, dining room & bar- Family room & Office - Large kitchen, storage - Pool & sunbathing terrace- 3 Large terraces, bar, BBQ - Riverbank, direct access to river - Self contained apartment.
Cortes De La Frontera
Lovely old village house, imposing and spacious (454 m2), beautifully restored, entrance hall with beamed ceilings and Seville stone pillars, all reformed to a high standard. Architecturally designed as a home to provide an income as a luxury B&B with private owner´s accommodation, but very flexible in its possible uses. There is a smaller matching house (104 m2) across the internal walled and tiled courtyard which also has separate access to the street. Total build registered in cadastral 548m2.(i) Perfect for a boutique Hotel or rural health Retreat (8 bed/8 bath).Four double bedrooms and three suites all en suite and with character.Weddings, events, corporate retreats. (iii) Perfect for anyone who simply wants a home with an income and a complete change of lifestyle. Good healthy life, friendly local people in the real Spain. Better quality of life with living costs less than half of those elsewhere. Fresh produce, honey from the mountains, local olive oil, local Iberian ham.The adjacent smaller house was built as a bar/restaurant with a large unit above, but could be let separately or lived in by the family. The upper unit would also be suitable for a yoga or health retreat lecture room . This property is in the centre of a tiny riverside village (La Cañada del Real Tesoro) in the mountains of Andalucia close to Ronda and Gaucin. Lovely open valley framed by the mountains of Ronda and the Nature Parks of Alcornocales and Grazelema with the Rio Guadiaro running through it. The property is very centrally located less than one hour from the coast and one hour from the airports of Malaga, Jerez, Seville and Gibraltar. Also from this small village there is a train service to Ronda and other parts of Spain and beyond. Gibraltar is also commutable by train via San Roque. PLEASE NOTE: This property is owned by a Spanish Company