country houses for sale in las palas
2 BED 1 BATH SEMI-DETACHED COUNTRY HOUSE 95m2 ON A 169m2 PLOT WITH FENCED GARDEN SOLARIUM AND PRIVATE COURTYARD. THIS IS A BARGAIN - NOW REDUCED by 18,505 Euros - This country cottage has a modern feel but still retains its rustic charm. Recently reformed it is perfect as a permanent home or bolt-hole holiday retreat. With a fully fenced mature garden it offers ideal indoor and outdoor living and is only a short drive into the village of La Pinilla with bars, a bank, medical centre, school and a weekly market and just 8 minutes drive away is the larger village of Las Palas, with bars, restaurants, bank, chemist, butchers and supermarket and even a town swimming baths. Another 8 minutes takes you to the affluent market town of Fuente Alamo offering all amenities including 24/7 medical centre with an excellent English speaking doctor. At the heart of the house is the large and airy sitting room with high beamed ceiling and a feature log burning fire. There are two good sized double bedrooms each with ceiling fans and a bright, generous size shower room with walk-in glazed shower and vanity unit plus heated towel rail. The kitchen is spacious and modern with shaker style cream floor and wall units, stone feature sink and drainer, gas hob and eye-level electric oven and microwave ndash; open to a dining area with glazed patio doors leading out into the private courtyard. From the courtyard are outbuildings that are perfect for additional living space, ideal for an extra bedroom and en-suite bathroom. Steps lead up from the courtyard to a large solarium laid for outdoor dining and relaxing and fabulous views across open countryside and mountains to the Mar Menor. There is a front terrace which accesses a fully fenced gravelled garden featuring palm trees, olive, orange and lemon and many more Mediterranean plants and shrubs, plus a space for off-road parking. Close to all amenities yet in a tranquil rural location. Early viewing is recommended. 25 minutes drive to both the port city of Cartagena and 45 minutes the city of Murcia, the beaches of Mazarron bay are 35 minutes drive and the Mar Menor/Los Alcazares 45 minutes, San Javier airport 35 minutes and the new Corvera airport 35 minutes.