Town House, Gaucin

Property Description

LARGE FAMILY HOUSE OR B&B CHARACTERFUL & RUSTIC - FAMILY HOUSE WITH A SMALL GUEST HOUSE POTENTIAL FOR A B&B This rambling old village house is brimming with Andalusian charm and rustic character. The main house is in an elevated position in the highest street of the village and has wonderful views across the village rooftops to the Mediterranean, Straits of Gibraltar and the Rif mountains of Morocco. The property is only a short distance from the Castle and a few minutes walk from all village amenities such as shops, restaurants and bars. The house is on three levels and has a good sized patio garden and a roof terrace with Gaucin’s awesome south-facing views! MAIN HOUSE (5 bedrooms/2 bathrooms): Ground floor: The antique wood entrance door takes you into an attractive hallway. This leads to a large double bedroom with en-suite bathroom (bath with shower over) and a walk-in storage cupboard. This bedroom overlooks the patio with views to the south on one side and a window facing the street on the other. Another double bedroom has lovely south-facing views and overlooks the patio garden. From the entrance hall a few steps lead down to the storage/utility area with access to a small terrace. There is a separate good-sized bathroom (bath & shower) with pretty tiling. Lower floor: On one side of the entrance hall there are stairs down to the lower level. This comprises an open area, currently used as a study. There is a children’s bedroom with a raised bed area accessed by wooden steps, and a French door leading to the small patio that adjoins the small guest house on the other side. There is another double bedroom with a glazed door leading to the patio garden, and a single bedroom. Upper floor: From the other side of the entrance hall there are stairs leading to the upper floor. This consists of a large, light and airy open-plan living room with a wood-burning stove and beamed ceiling There is a dining area and a spacious ‘Andalusian’ style kitchen. The whole floor has fantastic views down to the Mediterranean, Gibraltar and into North Africa. Exterior: From the upper floor there is a door leading to a sizeable roof terrace (32m2), again with stunning views of the Castle, which is often illuminated at night, across the village rooftops to the mountains and beyond to the Mediterranean. The pretty patio garden is partially paved and offers a lovely shady spot for al-fresco dining. There is a separate access gate to the side of the property. GUEST HOUSE (1 Bedroom/1Bathroom): The rustic little guest house is to the rear of the main house with its own entrance from the street below. It’s cosy and quirky with lots of character and, from its roof terrace, there are wonderful views across the village rooftops down to the Mediterranean, Gibraltar and Morocco. It comprises a living room, an ‘Andalusian’ style kitchen with decorative tiling, a double bedroom, bathroom, and an open landing area that serves as a further bedroom. There is also a small ‘loft’ accessed via wooden steps that could be used as a studio or as a further sleeping area for children. There is a small patio between the guest house & main house. Facilities/features: - Mains electricity - Mains water & drainage - Telephone/ADSL internet available - Terracotta floor tiles - 2 Roof terraces - Patio & patio garden - Stunning views - Potential for a B&B business - Good rental possibilities - On-street parking nearby (subject to availability)

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

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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.