Country House, Gaucin

Property Description

FOR SALE NEAR GAUCIN , A unique " off grid " Country cottage , fully reformed and ready to move into, water is free from the river - pumped to the house and with water deposit. This is a real " far from the madding crowd " type of property , but what a beautiful paradise when you arrive there ! This is a fully legally small country house which has an up to date reform license from Casares town hall , NB. 9KLM TRACK TO ACCESS THE PROPERTY. The track is in reasonably good condition until the last half kilometre, where it is quite bumpy. But easily driveable in a normal car or 4 x 4. Please note that the track is quite steep and winds downwards to the valley and river bed, so it is not possible to drive quickly, it takes approx 20 minutes to drive from the top to the bottom of the track. In summer it is possible to cross the river in a normal car or van. But in winter 4 x 4 is essential. This idyllic little finca sits alongside the Genal river , at the bottom of a valley, some 12 k outside of Gaucin on the Ronda road. To enter the finca there are 2 choices - a drive across the river in a 4 x 4 vehicle or wading ! or a by walking across the newly installed rope bridge - a solid weight bearing structure costing 5,000 € - that was installed this spring by the current owner. In winter months it is not always possible to cross the river in a vehicle if rains are heavy. The original house has been totally transformed and now is a charming , character cottage Ground floor :- fitted kitchen with space for a dining table, living-room, , a big bath-room and ground floor bedroom. 1st floor is one large bedroom with a small terrace and beautiful views over the grounds and river. There is a ground floor terrace which runs all around the house, , with access from the kitchen. The land surrounding the property is mostly flat, and full of fruit trees and ancient olive trees which are producing a good amount of ecological olive oil every year, This is a little oasis and would be a lovely escape from the 21st century . There are orange groves all around the valley, which is totally unspoiled in every way. Ideal for a " summer yurts hotel ! ) Ideal as a summer retreat ! summary Ground floor Kitchen; a gas-fridge , gas stove/cooker, door to terrace Living/dining room 1 Bathroom with one WC just renovated - ground floor 1 large double bedroom First floor – one large double bedroom with balcony - Energysystem ; is prepared with all cables etc inside the house, and prepared for installation of diesel generator and solar panels ,

Facilities/Features:
  • Large plot

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Andalucia Country Houses , Estate Agents for properties in rural Andalucia, Spain

Welcome to Andalucia Country Houses, a family owned Estate Agency based in Benahavis , Costa del Sol, Andalucia, Spain. Since the late 1990’s we have been selling country properties and traditional village houses in some of the most beautiful areas of inland Andalusia, to clients from all over the world.

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From Benahavis , we cover from the province of Cadiz including Jimena de la Frontera, San Pablo de Buceite and on to the Costa del Luz and also  other traditional towns in the area. We also have properties in  San Martin de Tesorillo and the Campo de Gibraltar. With our local colleagues  we cover Alora, Coin, Alhaurin El Grande,  Mond a Guaro and onto Pizarra ,  Further inland we have properties in Villanueva de la Concepcion, Antequera and Almogia and Iznajar.