Unique Dwellings For Sale presents this stunning Alicante luxury country house near Taberna.
Stone built, this private Alicante luxury country house has pretty mature gardens and magnificent mountain views. Situated in a lush green valley, the property is only a 15 minutes drive from the traditional Spanish town of Tárbena and a 30 minutes drive to the coast. Calpe and Altea have lovely beaches, restaurants and bars. Set in stunning scenery the villa is protected by the mountains. Currently a large luxury family home the property could be a small boutique hotel or B&B, an ideal home with income. Designed by and built for an artist and family the villa is 400 m2 on a 10,500 m2 private plot. The terraced land has 80 almond trees and a variety of fruit trees.
Traditional entrance doors lead into a large dining hall with a marbled Porcelain tiled floor. Off the hall is the luxury fitted kitchen/diner, lounge and utility room. French windows lead into the totally private and shaded garden area. The lounge has a wood burning stove and access into the garden and BBQ area. Also on the ground floor is a cloakroom with WC and basin.
The house was designed to include a 7 x 5 m painting studio. Situated at the back of the house it has two separate entrances. One entrance is an antique door at the side of the wood store. The other is a wall of glass with double doors that open out onto the garden. With hot and cold water connected this large space can easily be used for other activities or more guest accommodation.
A wide staircase with an antique balustrade leads up to the first floor. On this level the area is duplicated, making a total floor area of 400 m2. It is divided into two distinct areas. One area is a totally private bedroom suite with a 5m x 5m bedroom opening onto a large private covered terrace. Complete with beautiful flowers and a swing bed this is a perfect spot to relax. The suite is split level and also contains a separate WC with bidet and washbasin, a walk in wardrobe and a large Moroccan style bathroom. The bathroom has a barrel vaulted ceiling, large walk in shower, large oval bath and a granite topped surface. A spiral staircase leads to a 5m x 5m x 1.2m high attic/storage area.
Also the first floor has 4 more bedrooms, a lounge area and small functional kitchen. At the front of the house there are two double bedrooms with a shared bathroom and fantastic views across to the mountains. The other two bedrooms are larger en suites. There is a separate entrance door with external stairs leading down to the garden. Alternatively this whole area can be isolated and function as guest bedrooms or as a self contained flat.
The studio can accommodate two more bedrooms with bathrooms making a total of seven. Other uses include painting, yoga or a meditation room. Ideal for walking, climbing, mountain biking this area is famous for its hill climb cycling competitions on the Col de Rates 5 minutes away. The property would make an excellent centre for any of these activities. Additionally there is a 20 m2 wooden cabin in its own compound presently being used as a sewing studio.
Outside the beautiful gardens totally compliment the house and have a number of unique features.To the side of the kitchen there is a small, well maintained herb and salad garden. A summer house with wood fired pizza oven plus a separate gas and wood fired BBQ. A large unique stone sculpted table under a terrace of climbing Bignonia, is perfect for dining al fresco. Views of the Ferrer and Bernia mountains are enjoyed from the infinity swimming pool. Surrounded with ample space, the pool area is ideal for relaxing in the sun. The garden is on two levels and is complete with mature trees, lily pond and plants that provide all year round colour.
Access to this Alicante luxury country house is via a 150 m private concrete drive. Outside the property there is ample parking space for 6 cars. Passing through a unique and ornate wrought iron gate you enter the gardens and house. Completed in 2005 the villa is finished to a high specification and has been designed around traditional antique doors. Although traditional stone built the house is fully insulated.
The property has mains electricity complemented by a solar panel system that can satisfy at least 50% of requirements. It has a mains water connection, propane gas central heating, a telephone landline, TV dish and fast internet supplied by satellite. Send us your criteria, budget and preferred location HERE, we can help find your perfect property. Reduced from €750,000 to €695,000.
The owners at the moment are running an arts and crafts business or it could be perfect for a yoga retreat.
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- close to amenities
- income potential
- swimming pool