SOL180: Quinta da Fadagosa

Fundão, Castelo Branco



Current Status:Under Offer

Semi-Granite stone house with abundant water and lots of fertile land for self sufficiency including olives, vines and fruit

Property Description

Nestled in a rolling valley with far reaching and beautiful views with over 3.6 hectare land. The house is well positioned near the entrance of the land. The house can be expanded up to 250m2 in one or two floors. It is also possible to build another house of the same proportions in another part of the land.

Two big water reservoir and a small one. One you can actually have a small row boat to play. A covered spring fed fresh water well. Water from the well is used for washing and bathing. There is also a water mine near the entrance of the farm which local people drink from. They believe it has medicinal properties.

The house is built as a single storey cottage. With the front conservatory. Two bedrooms, sitting room, dining room, open plan kitchen and toilet and shower room. The electricity is supplied by 6 solar panels and a wind generator. There is also a back-up diesel generator. The house offers comfort with heat supply through a wood burner. And well insulated outer walls. Access to the loft is by means of a fold away stair. The conservatory provide extra space and light.


Healthy and mature fruit trees include:

80+ large and productive olive trees will provide over 100 litres of Extra Virgin Oil.

Mixed varietal vineyard with over two hundred vines will give at least 500 litres of wine.
Variety of fig trees
clementine and orange trees
Pear trees
apple trees
Loquat tree
All through the farm are endless wild flowers and herbs with medicinal and culinary uses including wild Lupins, Calendula, St Johns wort, Yarrow, a field of wild Lavender, Chamomile, Oats, Broom, Gum Rockrose, Irises and many more.

There are flat terraces with fruit trees and vegetable patch next to the house. A good piece of woodland with young oaks, cork oaks and pine trees.

The Quinta is just 500 meters to the peaceful village of Orca with restaurant,  cafes, Post Office, cashpoint and a beautiful swimming pool with restaurant. 30 minutes drive to the city Castelo Branco with all modern amenities and 30 minutes to Fundao with weekly farmers markets, agricultural stores and stunning views of the mountain ranges all around. 30 mins to the border.

Negotiable Price.

Property Location

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