Traditional Detached 4 Bedroom Farmhouse with Barn and Courtyard near Miranda do Corvo
This beautifully restored farmhouse offers a combination of modern and traditional features, with accommodation set over 3 floors this deceptively large property has been designed with an emphasis on comfort and style. The property includes a walled courtyard, a traditional working well several seating areas for outdoor entertaining and off road parking. In addition to the main house, there is also large stone barn currently in use as a garage which could be adapted to create further accommodation (subject to the correct planning permissions). The house is conveniently located on a quiet country lane close to Miranda do Corvo:
The property currently includes:
2 Reception rooms
Landing/ study area
Adega with Bar/ Games room
2 Private courtyards
Barn for restoration with Garage
You can take a 360 degree tour of this property:
First floor: Entry to the house is from a quiet lane, the front doors open directly into an attractive wooden staircase decorated with colourful Portuguese tiles. The stairs lead up to a spacious landing with a pellet burner, this lovely light room would make a great study or relaxing reading room. The large fully fitted kitchen includes a variety of wooden base and wall units, granite worktops, range style oven with gas hob and extractor. A small hallway with original stone door surrounds leads through to a family bathroom with shower, sink and W.C. There is also direct access to an upper terrace with steps leading down to the attractive, walled courtyard.
The main accommodation is located on the first floor which includes a spacious lounge extending through to the dining room and two double bedrooms.
Second floor: Stairs lead up to the loft space which has been designed to include a cloakroom with sink and W.C and a spacious bedroom with vaulted, beamed ceilings…. This room has a real wow factor guaranteed to impress your guests! The window in the upper landing offers stunning views over the surrounding countryside.
Ground floor: This floor is fully self-contained and can be accessed from the inner courtyard or directly from the lane to the front of the house making it an ideal space for a rental or air ‘B&B’. The beautiful slate tiled floors and beamed wooden ceilings are just some of the amazing traditional features included in this wonderful property. The current owners have converted the ground floor to provide guest accommodation, these rooms include a basic second kitchen with a bread oven with very little work this area could be adapted to include a full kitchen. There is a second reception room leading on to a bar/ games room, double bedroom and bathroom with shower, sink and W.C.
Outside: The external areas around the property are very private and beautifully designed to create attractive entertaining areas to enjoy throughout the year. Double electric gates lead in to the inner courtyard with off road parking and access to a large stone barn currently in use as a garage. With the correct planning permissions this building could be converted to create a further self-contained accommodation unit or spacious art studio/ workshop.
The main walled courtyard to the side of the property is surrounded by fencing decorated with a variety of climbing shrubs. The original well with working pump and vine covered pergola creates a stunning traditional feature. A further wooden pergola includes a Bbq and outside dining area. This sunny space is very private perfect for relaxing and enjoying the peaceful location.
The property has been beautifully restored, retaining many of the traditional features characteristic of this former farmhouse. Double glazed windows, solar panels and insulation have improved the current energy rating. Heating is provided by a pellet burner on the landing. Bottled gas supports the solar hot water system. The house is connected to mains electric, water and drainage. Tv and internet are both available.
The house is located on a quiet country lane with further parking to the front. The surrounding land and countryside create a feeling of calm around this charming property which is located in a quiet village with a local café close by.
The closest facilities are available 5 minutes away in the popular market town of Miranda do Corvo, these include supermarkets, schools, health centre, hospital, cinema, sports centre, swimming pool, restaurants, cafes, indoor farmers market etc. The surrounding area offers a variety of outdoor activities including hiking, cycling, mountain biking, off road trails and fresh water river beaches to enjoy during the warm summer months. The historic University City of Coimbra is 15 minutes from the property.
Miranda do Corvo: 5 minutes
Lousa: 15 minutes
Coimbra: 25 minutes
Golf: 15 minutes
Coast: 45 minutes
Porto: 1 hour 15 minutes
Lisbon: 2 hours
Price: 169,950 €
Price € 169,950
Price / sq metre: €/m² 463.08
Number of mandate: 37839
Agency: Lorraine WHITE