Ref # : 0376
For Sale € 152,000
This fabulous property full of character and charm is set in a village voted one of the prettiest villages in Spain. The entrance door leads into a hallway, access to a third bedroom/store room, also to the sitting room a long room with large wood burning stove for those cosy winter evenings, also French doors affording nice views over the rooftops towards the countryside. Off this room there is access to a double bedroom, with window, ceiling with traditional beamed and slate finish. Access to a bathroom with shower, wc and wash hand basin. Up to the first floor here you will find the second bedroom with window, another shower room on tihs leval. Access to the dining kitchen area with fireplace and a door leading out onto the roof where the current owner has a table and chairs affording wonderful views over the Poqueira Valley. On the lower ground floor there is an independent apartment. The door opens into a short passageway leading to an open plan sitting room, kitchen area, off this room there are doors to the double bedroom with window to front elevation of the property. A shower room with wc, bidet and wash hand basin. This is an ideal apartment for letting to the many visitors that come to the area to get a feel of the traditional way of life.
Mains electricity, water, drainage are connected. Internet is available from local suppliers.
The highest of the 'Three White Villages" in the Barranco de Poqueira, at 1,436m, Capileira is a good base for walking in the gorge itself or up to the Sierra Nevada. It's twisting, steep streets are dotted with many springs gushing with fresh mountain water and there are superb views of the Poqueira gorge and the Sierra Nevada everywhere you look. With a population of 600, it′s also the largest of the three villages in the Poqueira gorge – the others being Bubión and Pampaneira – and it has a good choice of accommodation and bars. Malaga airport around a two hour drive, and the beaches of the Costa Tropical around one hour.