This off Grid cortijo is reached by a twnety minute dirt track and is located in the poqueria Valley with amazing views of the Mulhacen Mountain Range, on the Southern Slopes of the highest Mountain in Spain. In a wide valley the land of 10,100m2 is planted with a large variety of fifty trees including, apple, Cherry, Fig, Walnut, Apricot and more than seventy pine and leaf trees. The property has recently been renovated and updated to include new solar and hot water sytem, there is central heating througout. Two double bedrooms and family bathroom, with traditional chestnut beam and slate ceilings. The house is stone built with good quality double glazed windows and open fireplcae for cosy winter evenings.
Water is provided from a shared Spring and Acequia. Electricity is by Solar (New system), also hot water. Central heating by gas oil.
It takes one 30 minutes by car to get to Orgiva, the nearest town. You’ll find banks, cash machines, post office, various supermarkets, numerous bars & restaurants, 3 health shops, a police station, all schools and 24 h medical services. Orgiva has developed into a small centre of alternative culture, combining old Spanish tradition with the ecological lifestyle of a young foreign community.
Driving 35 minutes along a beautiful mountain road takes you to Salobreña, the nearest beach of the Costa Tropical. Granada is a 50 minutes’ drive away. Another 30 minutes take you to the ski resort of Sierra Nevada. Skiing is possible between December and May. The highest lifts take you up to 3.400 metres and from there one enjoys unforgettable views of Granada and right across the Med to Africa.The Moors lived until the end of the 16th century in the Alpujarras. We not only still use their water channels and water deposits, but their original arabic names too. A proposal has recently been submitted to declare the Alpujarras a UNESCO world heritage site.
Acequia Rights For Irrigation
East Facing Magnificent Views
Mountain Views Tranquil Location