villa 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.