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Ref: W1RDTER Country estate set in beautiful natural park with very large farmhouse reformed into 3 individual houses

Ref: W1RDTER   Country estate set in beautiful natural park with very large farmhouse reformed into 3 individual houses
Price: €1,800,000
EXCLUSIVE: Location: Natural Park of Sierra Mariola, Agres, Alicante
Price: €1,800,000 (1,8mil €)

  • Large Detached rural farmhouse (935m2) reformed into 3 independent houses

  • Estate with 240,000m2 (24Ha) with 6000m2 walled gardens with specatcular views

  • 10 -bedrooms

  • 8-Bathrooms

  • Gas Central Heating

  • 4 Chimneys

  • Large swimming pool

  • Olive (800) & almond (500) tree crops with ecological culture (no pesticides/chemicals for 20 years)

  • Private parking with 5 garages

  • Outstanding views to the mountain (natural reserve)

  • Villages nearby have historical, tourist and gastronomic interest

  • Only 30km from the coast (Alicante 40 minutes)

  • Suitable for rural tourism

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    This property presents a wonderful opportunity to own a large impressive estate of 24Ha (240,000m2) set in stunning scenery in a privileged position on the edge of a Natural Park of the Mariola Mountain . The house is an ancient large (935m2) farm house (Masia), totally reformed and divided into three houses, all of them entirely independent. The build are of the main house is 720m2 with accommodation as follows: On the ground floor is an enormous kitchen and wide dining room with a chimney, a spacious pantry, a bathroom with shower, wine cellar and small storage room. On the upper floor the house has a spacious terrce with a wonderful view of the valley, a wide living room, a spacious library with chimney, 3 double bedrooms and 3 single bedrooms, 3 bathrooms and 2 drawing/reading rooms both with views of the garden.

    What was the tenant farmers house has all ground floor accommodation as follows: A wide entrance hall with a closet and 2 bathrooms, a large dining room with kitchen and pantry, chimney with a wood oven, a drawing room with garden view and 1 double and 2 single bedrooms.

    The 3rd house accommodation on the ground floors has a kitchen, a bathroom with shower, a big dining room with chimney and a room with an outside terrace. On the first floor there are 2 bedrooms and a bathroom.
    The former old stone olive oil mill and press has potential for further accommodation if required and currently houses the gas central heating boiler, a water deposit, a large storage room with vehicular entrance. On the upper floor is a large storage room/warehouse (50m2)

    Additional buildings: Tool warehouse and 3 car garage, a complete BBQ with stone sink and brick wood oven, a small storage room, an old stone washing place with a roof, a hen house for yard birds.
    The property has a garden of more than 6000m2, totally surrounded by a wall. Inside the garden there is a collection of trees and bushes planted accordingly to the different natural environments with conifers (pine, cedar, thujas, cypresses), ornamental trees (horse chestnut, redbuds, ginkos, sheoaks, maple, magnolia, palm, lime), mediterranean wood (arbutus, holm oak, oak, yew, ash) crop trees (olive, almond, hazelnut, pomegranate, walnut, fig, mediar, citrics) and shadow trees (shadow plane, hackberry)
    Inside the garden, there is also a small pond with a waterfall which works by a re-circulating water system. The pond has water plants (ferns, rushes, lilies, papyrus, water lilies) which create a natural aquatic environment.
    For over 20 years there has been ecological culture of the almond and olive trees and no pesticides or chemicals fertilizers have been used. Likewise the property has a collection of fruit trees all around the house for self consumption (apricot, peach, fig, pomegranite, mediar, apple, pear, plum and vineyards) More tha 800 olive trees, half of them over 100 years old. The predominant olive variety is the "alfafarenca" of the "picual" kind, one of the most appreciated varieties for the produvtion of high quality olive oil. More than 500 almond trees, most of them the "marcona" variety, mostly used in the production of the trade mark of origin "Jiona nougat" These crops produce an annual income.
    In the surrounding environment are countless routes to enjoy, walking and rambling, mounteneering, bike riding, climbing,and bird watching. The northern boundary of the property is the Agres river, a tributary of the river Serpis, with a magnificent riverside landscape. The property is undoubtedly situated in a wonderful protected environment yet is in close proximity to several villages & towns (Muro (5 minutes and connection with the A7 motorway)), Agres (10 minutes), Concentaina and Alcoy 10 minutes) The property is situated just off the CV 700 road between the villages of Muro & Agres with a choice of two small road in perfect condition with the entrance to the house just 400m away. Alicante and the coast is 65km (40 minutes) Valencia 100km (55 minutes on the A7 motorway)

    The property is on mains electricity with both 220V & 380V installations with capacity to supply further buildings. Drinking water is from it's own artesian well with the possibilty to connect to mains public water supply ir required. There is also an ancient irrigation pool of more than 200m3 capacity with mountain running water with own rights for 8 out of each 15 days.
    The property is in a unique natural environment of enormous ecological and landscape value. The house is ideal for true nature lovers to enjoy the benefits of an idylic lifestyle and due to the size and it being fully reformed into 3 independent houses it is also suitable for rural tourism as it has good access and the nearby villages have a well established historical tourist and gastronomic interest