Monte da Palmeira is a gorgeous country estate with an exceptional location in Vila Nova da Baronia and abundant water.
Set in the heart of the beautiful plains of Central Alentejo and only a ½ hour drive to Évora’s Unesco museum-city and Europe biggest artificial lake Alqueva, 1 hour to world-awarded Comporta and Melides beaches , and 1.5 hours from Lisbon, Algarve and Spain.
The 75.000 sqm property has a 300 sqm luxury family country house with 6 bedrooms (2 are en-suite) and 120 sqm open social area with living, dining room and kitchen. Newly built in 1998 as a family second home with all amenities it has undergone many improvements since then. It combines the region charm in its oxblood color, terracotta tiles, very high ceiling with terracotta bricks and the high standards comfort and efficiency of modern living with double cavity walls and ceiling insulations.
It has a 12mx6m salt swimming pool, large deck, 100 sqm pool house, grill and wood oven, large lawn, garden and a 6mx6m irrigation tank.
It has 120 fruit trees orchard (mostly oranges), olive grove, 300 sqm livestock facility (with kennel), organic vegetable garden, hen and sheep farming and 200 sqm carport. It has abundant water sources, including supply from Alqueva dam, borehole and beautiful pond.
Great potencial for guest house rural tourism. Good quality agricultural land on more than 70.000 sqm can be used to plant vineyards, herbs, more fruit trees, horse breeding, etc..
There are adjacent large rural properties for sale or long-term leasing that can be bought to increase the agricultural development area.
A rural paradise, surrounded by nature, 10 minutes drive to river beaches and lakes, 45 minutes to the best Atlantic coast beaches, a perfect place to enjoy the authentic Portuguese countryside, see glorious sunsets and dazzling starry night skies! Historical and cultural riches surround it.
Alentejo is fast becoming a major iconic destination for people from all parts of the world. It encapsulates the dream of living a simple, peaceful and content life for foreign residents and tourists, seeking the deep-rooted traditions of western culture, the richness of historical monuments, with sunshine and nice weather all year round. There is a feeling of peace, safety and calm in the beautiful and unspoiled countryside, where one can enjoy clean air, clear skies, bright stars, good food and wine. The locals are hospitable and friendly. There are excellent health care facilities in this region.
1.5 hours direct access by train from/to Lisbon 3 times a day.
Price € 760,000
Price / sq metre: €/m² 1,349.91