Cortijo for Sale in Chirivel, Almería
Cortijo Cuervo - A country house in the Chirivel area. (Renovated)
Large fully renovated 5 bedroom cortijo with private pool situated in the beautiful rural area of Chirivel in Almeria Province.
The property is situated within walking distance of a hostal with bar / restaurant offering excellent food, and is only a 5 minute drive from the small town of Chirivel which offers all amenities for daily living, and a 10 minute drive from the historical town of Velez Rubio which offers a range of shops, banks, bars & a weekly market. The large town of Baza which offers a much wider range of amenities can be reached in 25 minutes, and there is excellent access to the A92 motorway which leads to Granada and the Sierra Nevada ski resort in one direction and the E15/A7 coastal motorway in the other direction, giving easy access to the airports of Almeria, Murcia and Alicante.
With a build size of 230m2, this well presented semi-detached two storey house is set in a plot of around 1630m2 with spectacular views across the surrounding countryside to the mountains beyond. There is a gravelled parking area with ample space for 3 or 4 cars to the front of the house.
The front door opens into a large hallway and to the left is a door leading into a large lounge with inset fan assisted wood burner and traditional built-in cupboards. The entrance hall also gives access to a large double bedroom with fabulous views and a cloakroom with WC, basin and storage cupboard. A door from the entrance hall leads through to a small hallway with access to the master suite and a courtyard with access to the garden. The master bedroom is a large room with a feature shelved alcove, and benefits from a walk-in wardrobes with hanging rails & lighting, and a spacious ensuite shower room with a large tiled & glass block shower cubicle, WC and basin set in a marble topped vanity unit.
From the lounge, a door leads into a dining room with plenty of space for a large table & chairs, and doors from both the lounge & dining room lead into an Andalucian style winter kitchen with sink, gas hob, fridge and under-stairs cupboards.
Stairs from the kitchen lead up to a large second lounge area heated by vents in the chimney breast from the log burner below. There are three further large double bedrooms on the first floor, along with a large family bathroom comprising full size bath with shower over, large glazed corner shower, WC, and basin in a marble topped vanity unit. There is also a door leading out to a roof terrace with outstanding views and stairs leading down to the courtyard. The first floor could be rented out along with the winter kitchen which could be blocked of from the main house.
The courtyard gives access to a large modern summer kitchen with ample space for a dining table & chairs. The kitchen is fitted with good range of cupboards, a ceramic hob, electric oven, sink with drainer and a fridge freezer. An adjoining utility room houses a washing machine, dishwasher, gas water heater and offers additional storage. The courtyard also gives access to a wood / general store area, and has a stable door leading out to the front parking area.
From the summer kitchen, a door leads out to the rear garden & pool area with barbecue where a large wooden pergola provides a lovely shaded area to sit overlooking the pool. The 6x3m tiled pool has off-set Roman steps with a paved surround, and the pool area is walled to the front for privacy. An adjoining fenced & gravelled garden area is planted with approximately 25 almond trees and offers ample space to keep a horse or two.
This property would be perfect as a Casa Rural / Airbnb.
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* Transfer tax is based on the sale value or the cadastral value whichever is the highest.