The energy performance certificate is a report that describes how efficient a home is in terms of energy consumption. It assigns an energy rating to each home on a scale which ranges from "A" (the most efficient) to "G" (the least efficient).
This properties EPC certificate is rated as:- TBA
Spanish homes which are designed to keep "cool" in the summer months, traditionaly have lower EPC Ratings.
This magnificent and bespoke Cortijo is located just minutes from the white washed Andulcian villages of Tahal and Alcudia de Monteagud in the Sierra de los Filabres, this wonderful property boasts 4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and sits on a private plot of over 50,000m2 of irrigated land. Almeria city is just a 45 minute drive.
This unique property is accessed via a short drive along a track, just minutes from the main road and under 5 minutes from the village of Tahal. The Cortijo has private and secure gates at the entrance of the land, the track leads down to the front of the house where you will find parking for many vehicles alongside the garage and storeroom. Once at this fine looking property you appreciate the craftsman ship that has gone into this Arcitect designed dwelling. The majority of the outer walls have been built with natural stone, matching the colour of the surrounding terrain, helping it to blend in with the beautiful surrounding countryside. The front door opens in to a fantastic entrance/conservatory room, this delightful area features exposed stone walls, an incredible open fire build into the wall that also heats the traditional oven which is also set into the wall. The room is flooded with light from the large picture windows framing the wonderful views. This room leads in to the main living and formal dining room, this area is truly exquisite with only the best quality materials used, the room includes large feature fireplace, traditional style wooden windows and wonderful lighting.
Located just off the living area is a superb and sizable country style farmhouse kitchen again finished to the highest quality with fitted appliances and granite work surface. The spacious room also accommodates a wonderful solid wood dining table.
To the rear of the living area is the large master bedroom with fitted wardrobes and beautifully finished en-suite bathroom. A corridor at the opposite end of the living area leads to 3 large guest bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes, the rooms share a larger than average family bathroom which again has been finished to a particularly high standard. Situated to the rear of the living room a door leads out to a spacious and bright reading room featuring exposed stone walls and antique wood burning stove.
Just off this room is a large storage / utility room that also houses the hot water system and oil tank.
Outside this unique property you will find an abundance of terracing, several large spaces for dining al fresco , the rear terrace with fabulous views over the valley and terraces also has a built in Bar B Q. In addition there are a variety of mature Olive trees as well as a significant number of beautiful Almond trees, the land is irrigated by its own private water supply which has been drilled for at a considerable cost to its current owners. The water is held in a large covered water deposit to the side of the garage.
This fantastic property includes all mains services, central heating and more than enough space for a swimming pool if required.