country house for sale in sierra de segura
Sierra de Segura
Los Huertos de Segura is a fully up and running business rural accommodation and owner's home. Newly finished in 2000 Los Huertos is registered as Apartmentos Turisticos Rurales with lodging for 18 persons. Situated in north-east Jaen 1145 m above sea level the traditional building was built on the former Parish orchard bordering the Castle Street, right underneath the Arab Castle with the most spectacular panoramic views over the valleys and mountains from the balcony of the owners'apartment. This little known corner of Andalusia will surprise you with all it has to offer. From the balcony you will see vultures flying low enough to see their details and the beautiful villages of the Sierra de Segura, lights twinkling like diamonds inn the sky at night. It is common to see Ibex on the slopes of the castle. The ownerandrsquo;s magnificent accommodation is on the top level of three independent levels with independent accesses. The apartment and all accommodation have antique restored internal doors and stunning views over the mountains and valleys from all aspects. The accommodation is comprised of living room with open fireplace and panoramic window, dining area, library under the main bedroom on the same floor. Kitchen, bedroom and bathroom. Lounge with large terrace with panoramic views and reception with independent access from the street. The main bedroom has large terrace with views to the castle and over the village and valley, mountains and surrounding woodlands. It has a large en-suite bathroom and adjacent small studio room with window. The rental accommodation is comprised of four studios and two apartments all fully equipped with bathroom, kitchenette, refrigerator and central heating, TV, open fireplace and terrace or balcony. The decoration is aimed to create a cosy atmosphere for a pleasant relaxing stay. The property has mains electricity, mains water, central heating, open fireplaces in all apartments, studios and the ownerandrsquo;s accommodation and the windows and terrace doors are double glazed. WiFi connection can be reached in all accommodations. In the tiny village of Segura de la Sierra, a small historic and artistic treasure, you can experience the variety of winds caressing this tiny mountain village, feel the diversity of temperatures from mild summers nights to cold winter mornings. Listen to the church bells of the Iglesia del Collado. The village is not the place to hurry. Steep narrow little streets, quaint houses, lovely restaurants, Segura is an experience and as such should be lived. This emblematic area unifies both the sunny skies of Andalusia with the deep, misty woodland and snow covered summits in winter. Rivers flow towards the Atlantic or Mediterranean Sea. Long spring seasons surprisingly flowered, fresh summers, golden autumns and winters for stimulating walks and excursions and long evenings in front of the fire. The Sierra de Segura covers almost 70% of the major protected natural space of the Iberian Peninsula. The Natural Park of the Cazorla de Segura and Las Villas, situated in the northern part of the park with a variety of landscapes, flora and fauna. The solitude makes it unique and the exceptional territory where you will find space and freedom. A walkers dream and a paradise for painters and photographers. Nearby are the monumental Renaissance cities of Ubeda and Baeza, scarcely one hours drive from Segura.