Village House, Gaucin

Property Description

A LOVELY FAMILY HOUSE OR B&B WITH A LARGE SWIMMING POOL THIS SUBSTANTIAL VILLAGE HOUSE ALSO BENEFITS FROM A, GARAGE, GARDEN & SUPERB VIEWS POTENTIAL FOR FURTHER DEVELOPMENT This substantial and very interesting Spanish style property was built in the late 1980’s and is in a good location at the south west corner of the village. The house overlooks the countryside and has lovely views to the Mediterranean and Gibraltar, and towards El Hacho mountain in the west with dramatic sunsets. The property is situated in a ‘cul-de-sac’ just a few minutes walk from village amenities, including shops, restaurants and bars. The house is one of the largest in Gaucin and, as well as extensive living accommodation, there is a huge basement with separate access that could be converted into 1 or 2 rental apartments (subject to licence). The property would also be suitable as a Guest House, B&B or small Hotel/Restaurant. Ground floor: The main entrance opens into a small vestibule with a guest WC and access door to the garage. The main living accommodation is open-plan and comprises an extensive sitting room with two large sliding windows, each with views towards the village. On the other side, there is a large formal dining room, a good-sized rustic country-style kitchen with an informal dining area, walk-in pantry and access door to the garage/utility area. The west side of the house takes full advantage of the lovely views towards El Hacho mountain having several large sliding glazed doors leading to a long veranda overlooking the swimming pool and garden, and also has views to the Mediterranean, Gibraltar and Morocco. A staircase from the living room leads down to a double bedroom and separate shower room. Down a few more steps there is a door into the garden area with a swimming pool and covered terrace below the house. Upper floor: A white marble staircase in the vestibule leads to the upper floor, also with white marble flooring. The attractive Master bedroom has a generous en-suite walk-in shower room and a feature open fireplace - it could be used as an additional living room. There are floor-to-ceiling glazed sliding doors across one end which open onto a very large terrace with stunning views south to the Mediterranean coastline and also to the west. The second double bedroom is also a good size with en-suite shower room and built-in wardrobes. A sliding door leads onto a Juliet balcony with views across the village to the castle. The third bedroom on this floor is smaller with built-in wardrobes and sliding door to a Juliet balcony. There is a separate large shower room, and a storage area with access door to the large terrace. Directly accessed from this large terrace, there is a separate children’s bedroom with a WC adjacent. Lower ground floor: This floor can be accessed directly from a separate entrance at street level (garage doors), or via two internal staircases - one in the vestibule and one in the sitting room. This expansive open-plan area under the whole house has power & water supplied and two west-facing windows overlooking the garden and swimming pool. This level could be reformed to create further living accommodation, or 1 or 2 rental apartments (subject to building licence). Exterior: The spacious garden has some established borders and pot plants, a lawned area, a built-in BBQ, and a sizeable covered terrace, ideal for al-fresco dining and entertaining, with a ‘summer kitchen’ in one corner. This whole area is very private. The attractive swimming pool is 11m x 4m. FEATURES & FACILITIES - Mains water & drainage - Mains electricity - Broadband W-Fi - Terracotta/Marble flooring - Aluminium framed windows (most with shutters) - High ceilings - Central heating (gas) - Terraces - Wonderful views - Garage with large parking area - Garden - Swimming pool (11m x 4m) - Potential to create 1 or 2 apartments in basement - Good rental potential

  • Air Conditioning
  • Central Heating
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Poolside terrace
  • Private Garden
  • Dining Room
  • Lounge
  • Separate Kitchen
  • Garage
  • Mountain View
  • Panoramic views
  • Sea View
  • Near Town / Village

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