Village House, Jimena De La Frontera
PERIOD PATIO HOUSE . Originally two old Spanish houses, this property has been transformed into a comfortable family home with the additional advantage of having a charming 2 bedroom 1 bath holiday rental cottage , which is interlinked via an external patio. The property is in the much sort after village of Jimena de la Frontera in the province of Cadiz. This thoughtful conversion has ensured that all the special original features have been retained. Throughout the property are original roof beams - which have been restored and treated and a wealth of original floor tiles. Another striking feature of this property is the 6m x 2.5m artist studio that has been built on the top terrace of the main house. This room has large glass windows which look out across the countryside towards the sea and Gibraltar. Although used as an artist studio by the present owner, this room would make a wonderful winter conservatory. The main house consists of a dining room/ or could be 3rd bedroom , charming living room with wood burning stove, large farmhouse style kitchen , beautifully fitted out with custom made units, breakfast area , leading out to the top terrace which has stunning views and access to the artist`s studio . Shower room and utility room off the kitchen. 1st floor - large open plan master bedroom with sitting room , family bathroom and 2nd double bedroom. High vaulted beamed ceilings give space and light to the upper rooms. From the ground floor there is a staircase leading down to large lower ground basement. The basement has windows and natural light. This area is mainly used at present for storage, but could easily be converted into a further bedroom and bathroom or even studio apartment. . This area also houses the compressors for the propane central heating system. This area is shelved throughout. A small cleaning area is adjacent to the compressor room with a stainless steel sink, washing machine and small cooker. This area leads out to the Patio and the annex. (40.71mt.sq.) Patio This large outside patio leads from the basement through to the holiday cottage and has a gate leading out onto the lane. (5mt x 5.50mt) Plenty of space for a plunge pool . The property benefits from many modern day systems including solar panels for hot water heating, all double glazed exterior doors and central heating throughout. Cottage A very pretty 2 storey house that has 2 bedrooms and bathroom on the first floor, and an open plan kitchen, living/dining room with wood burner. The owner rents out the house to holiday makers on a regular bases from 50€ per night upwards depending on the season . Please contact us for full particulars.