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Charming 3 bedroom cortijo set on a large plot, built in the traditional rustic style of the Alpujarra, Situated high above the popular Spa Town of Lanjaron, up a 6km. track, this cortijo is all about views, offering impressive vistas over the surrounding mountains and valleys, reservoir and down to the sea.
Built in natural stone, in keeping with the traditional architectural style of the Alpujarras, this spacious 3 bedroom cortijo built in a single storey with different levels, maintains its traditional rustic charm and Moorish ambience throughout, with its many typical features such as exposed wooden beams and reed ceilings, clay floors, masonry built furniture such as shelves, cabinets and benches inbuilt in recessed alcoves and Granada Moorish colourful tiling, giving the home a unique rustic character.
The large open plan living area includes lounge, and dining area and a rustic kitchen with masonry built shelves for storage with granite bench top and gas range. There is an open fireplace and a log burning stove in this living area. The kitchen area opens into a small back patio. The 3 bedrooms are quite spacious and two of them have French doors leading to the outside terrace.
There is a pool with a terrace area, as well as a barbecue area with a masonry built barbecue and seating benches. The outdoor terraces are all flagstoned. The land is planted with chestnuts, walnuts, figs, and a variety of other trees. The area around the home is surrounded in lush vegetation, including trees, shrubs, ornamentals and climbers providing shade to the seating areas around the pool, barbecue and terrace areas.
Because of the property’s wonderful views, its location in popular Lanjaron and its situation in the highly sought after area of the Alpujarras as an idyllic rural tourism destination, this property could provide an income from self catering accommodation. There is a tourist licence for the property and the option of buying a neighbouring cortijo with four bedrooms.
Electricity is provided by solar panel system, Acequia water with an alberca with a 40,000 litre water storage capacity beneath the house. Tourist licence.
Situated above and close to the popular Spa Town of Lanjaron, which lies on the southern slopes of Sierra Nevada between the fertile Lecrin valley and the Alpujarras, a beautiful region of whitewashed mountain villages, verdant valleys, and fertile terraced farmlands. Although a traditional white village, Lanjaron, famous for its healing waters, offers all services and amenities, including shops, banks, doctors and medical facilities, schools, as well as many bars, cafeterias and restaurants, as it is a popular inland tourist destination. It is almost equidistant from the city Of Granada and the Costa Tropical at Salobreña, both approximately a 40 minutes’ drive away. Malaga and its international airport are just over a 90 minutes’ drive away.
Parking Area Spectacular Views
Open Fireplace(s) Wood Burning Stove(s)
Acequia Rights For Irrigation
Distant Sea Views Lake Views Magnificent Views
South Facing Tranquil Location Very Private