Cortes property for sale: ref:MB5697

Lovely country house in half a hectare of land with pool, guest cottage, winery and vineyard and is located in the beautiful area of Cortes de la Frontera on the edge of the Grazalema National Park. A rare opportunity to buy a completely renovated Finca and Casita in the beautiful Guardiaro river valley. Mains water, electricity, Wi fi and satellite connections. Gas central heating.

The fully fenced property has apple, pear, orange, lemon, peach, cherry, quince, lime, nectarine, plum, walnut, almond and olive trees and areas for growing produce.

The Finca has 3 double bedrooms, the master bedroom has an en-suite bathroom; a large family bathroom with roll-top bath and walk-in shower. Both bathrooms have underfloor heating. The lounge/dining room has a Hergom log burning stove. The kitchen is separated by a stone faced log-topped wall and is fully equipped with granite work-tops and includes an eye level double oven and dishwasher. Casablanca ceiling fans throughout.

Both kitchen and lounge have Solatube ceiling natural daylight systems.

The entrance hall has a high vaulted and beamed ceiling.

Outside is a large waterpoof terrace with an outside kitchen including electric hob, sink and cupboards. Steps lead down from the terrace at two places onto the general terracing and then down to the paved car parking area, which has covered parking for two vehicles.

A separate cloakroom is located at the side of the property.

The casita has two double bedrooms and a double basin bathroom with shower. The lounge has a Hergom wood burning stove with a feature stone clad wall and is open plan to the kitchen diner. The kitchen is fully equipped including dishwasher and granite worktops. The lounge has a Solatube natural daylight system. There are Casablanca ceiling fans in all rooms.

The Casita has been successfully rented for many years.

The Finca and Casita have been decorated with much attention to detail and are beautifully presented with solid wooden doors and chestnut beams throughout.

Both buildings have their own private terraces going down to and around the swimming pool. There is a covered bar, which has brezo privacy screens around it. Wi Fi coverage in both buildings including the terraces.

All windows are double glazed and are fitted with fly-screens and traditional ironwork. Both buildings have full gas central heating, with radiators in all rooms and controlled by a large capacity Buderus boiler. This is installed in the utility room, which separates the Finca and Casita. It also has a large sink set in a granite worktop, dryer and washing machine.

The vineyard has 700 tempranillo and 400 syrah vines. It produces around 1000 bottles of wine a year. There is a separate winery with stainless steel fittings and storage for 5000 bottles of wine.

The gated pool is 12×4 metres. There are steps in the pool for easy access and ledge around the shallow end to sit. There is a separate pump house with filter and pump. The surrounding terrace has lots of space for sun-beds, tables and chairs and the bar has a waterproof roof and a covering vine. It has a sink and two electrical points.

Situated only a five minute walk from the village of Estación de Cortes where there is a railway station. Trains go to Ronda, Granada or down to Gibraltar (via San Roque) and Algeciras. Located 45 minutes by car either to the coast or Ronda; 75 minutes to Gibraltar airport and 110 minutes to Malaga airport.