CAP185: Casa das Pedras

Vila Nova de Poiares, Coimbra



Current Status:SOLD

Modernized Traditional Portuguese stone house with outbuildings. A 927m2 garden.

Property Advertised by: Owner

Property Description

The property is approximately 60 – 70 years old and of traditional Portuguese stone construction. In former times it was the principal house in the village.

The house has mains water and electricity. A telephone line is connected and there is also a good mobile telephone signal.The house has been recently modernised whilst retaining much of the character of the original house. Access to the property is through double gates which open into a large private courtyard (9.5m x 7.5m) from where there is access to:-

A good sized guest bedroom (4.8m x 4.4m) with double glazed French doors onto the courtyard and a fully tiled en-suite bathroom (2.8m x 2.6m) with large shower and vanity unit. The bedroom and bathroom have much of the original stone walls exposed. The bedroom has real wooden flooring and there are central heating radiators in both rooms.

A fully tiled utility room where there is plumbing for a washing machine and tumble dryer (included), a sink, worktop, base units and a toilet. Leading off the utility room is a large, fully tiled work or hobby room. Double glazed window and door. (Overall size 5.3m x 2.5m).

The staircase to the first floor. On the first floor there is a large tiled sun terrace (8m x 5.5m) and balcony which have stunning panoramic views towards the Lousã mountains and beyond. From here there is access to:- A fully tiled second utility / storage room (2m x 2m).-

Via double glazed French doors, the main open plan living area (6.6m x 5.5m) with brand new fitted kitchen (including appliances), dining area and lounge. This part of the house has a high ceiling and exposed main roof beams. The floor is real wood and some of the original stonework has been exposed. There are double glazed tip & tilt windows to the front and rear, central heating radiators and an air conditioning unit as well as telephone and dual satellite TV points.

This area leads to the hallway (5.2m x 2.2m) which also has central heating radiators and tip & tilt windows. There is access to the cloakroom / wc, master bedroom and via a staircase, the mezzanine level.

The en-suite master bedroom (5.3m x 3.2m) has real wooden flooring and some exposed stonework with double glazed French doors onto the balcony. There is a central heating radiator, air conditioning unit, telephone and satellite TV point.

The en-suite (2.8m x 2.7m) is fully tiled with a good sized shower area, vanity unit and central heating radiator. Double glazed window with views over the forest towards the mountains.

The wooden floored mezzanine area looks down onto the living area and could be used as an office, occasional bedroom or storage space. There are power and telephone points.Room sizes are approximate.

The large garage (5m x 4m) and boiler room, both with tiled floors which can also be accessed via double doors from the street.

There is a range of outbuildings that are being modernised and would make an ideal granny annexe/self contained unit ( bedroom, bathroom, open plan kitchen and living area) or a variety of other uses.

The field / garden with grape vines, orange, olive and peach trees. Approx size is 927m2.

Situated in a small village of approximately 12 houses near the town of Vila Nova de Poiares it is within walking distance of two local cafes. The town of Lousã is approx 12 min drive and Coimbra approx 20 min. The village borders the forest so there are many walking routes.

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