A beautiful cortijo of modern construction, with two double bedrooms, a swimming pool and 17,000 m2 of land , with electricity, water, good access and spectacular views.
The finca is located at an altitude of 800m, on a south facing hillside, accessed by 300 m of good cement track from the road to Orgiva, 4 km distant.
The cortijo has 95 m2, and was built in 2002. A front terrace opens into a large living room-dining room with an excellent wood burning stove, and an open plan kitchen at one end, with a gas hob and electric oven. There are two double bedrooms, each with ensuite batrhooms, walk-in cupboards, and ac/heating units.
At the other end of the living area a door opens onto the back terrace, with a large 6m by 4m swimming pool with full pump and filtration system, and a covered patio.
The standard of construction, finish and furnishing is extremely high and there is double glazing and good wall and roof insulation.
The land is of two adjacent plots, 17,000m2 in all, and it consists of irrigated terraced south facing hillside land, with about 400 olive trees, and many types of fruit tree…apple, pear, peach, cherry, kaki, almond, apricot, grapefruit,orange, etc. The finca has been producing olive oil certified as organic since 1990. There is a drip irrigation system installed. Water for irrigation and for domestic use comes from a spring, whose water has been analysed, and registered with the Federacion Hidrografica, and from two acequias (water channels) whose water is stored in a 120,000 l water deposit at the upper edge of the finca. There is also on the land a large caravan, for up to five people, and a store room.
The cortijo is registered with Turismo of Granada, and is 100% legal. It would be possible to build a second building on the upper plot of land, although it could not be able to be used as a dwelling.
nb The property is sold with all contents included.
The nearby town of Orgiva with its interesting and cosmopolitan atmosphere is one of the major towns of the Alpujarra and offers excellent amenities & facilities including; a variety of shops, supermarket, restaurants, cafes, bars, banks, medical centre, library, schools and much more.
The historic city of Granada is approximately 50 minutes car journey and the airport just less than one hour from where there are direct flights to London.
Malaga airport is approximately one and a half hours journey as is the Costa del Sol. The Sierra Nevada ski resort can be reached within 80 minutes.
The Sierra Nevada national park and the Alpujarra region are a walkers paradise with its stunningly beautiful natural scenery, from impressive mountain ranges, hillsides dotted with Almond, Olive, Orange & Lemon trees, to verdant river valleys, this area has to be one of the most special and enchanting places in Andalucia.
Whilst being within easy reach of Granada and the Sierra Nevada, the Costa Tropical coastal area is also only 40 minutes away, where there is the attractive hilltop town of Salobreña which has lovely sandy beaches, as well as the larger town of Motril with offers a wide variety of amenities & facilities.