Descripción Del Inmueble
Finca Blanca is the only fully-restored Moorish cortijo of its kind in the Cabo de Gata, with handmade Moroccan tiles throughout, and a wealth of original features. It sits on a beautiful plot in the Parque Natural, with far-reaching views in all directions, and is only a 10 minute drive to the wonderful beaches, bars and restaurants of Agua Amarga, Rodalquilar and Las Negras.
This stunning property is currently a large family home, yet has the scale and flexibility to incorporate commercial/tourism ventures.
Internal accommodation comprises:
An impressive main entrance hall with 4m high ceiling and preserved Moorish arch.
Sitting room 1 has a wood-burning stove, air-conditioning (hot and cold), 3 French windows - 2 onto the west terrace and 1 onto the south terrace giving panoramic views of the old volcanic hills that create the Hornillo valley.
Fully-fitted kitchen with 8m polished concrete worktop, Lacanche cooker and hood, built-in fridges and dishwasher, and large skylight.
Dining room with 4.5m high built-in plaster bookcase, pendant lights, wood burning stove and French window onto an internal courtyard.
The secret internal courtyard is the heart of the cortijo, accessible through the sitting room, dining room, bedrooms 2 & 3, and east terrace.
Bedroom 4 (currently a study) has a 4m high built-in plaster bookcase.
Sitting room 2 has the original fireplace with wood-burning stove and door onto courtyard.
Bedroom 1 is part of the master suite with a wood-burning stove, air-conditioning (hot & cold), and south and north facing windows. An archway leads into the dressing room with a 6m run of floor to ceiling wardrobes, and a French window onto the south terrace with outdoor shower. Private en suite bathroom with double sink and skylight above walk-in shower.
Bedroom 2 has air-conditioning (hot & cold), and its own step-down sitting room with French window into the courtyard.
Bedroom 3 is currently used as an artist studio with kitchenette, wood-burning stove, French window onto courtyard, and bi-fold door with views to the Cabrerra mountains 20 miles away.
Bathroom 2 is located between bedrooms 2 & 3. Together beds 2 & 3 can be used as a separate apartment with independent access.
Utility room has an 8m run of storage units, double sink, washing machine, fridge and freezer, and electric hot water boiler to supplement the solar heating.
Bathroom 3 located off utility room.
Double Garage with large wooden double doors, power sockets and wall lights. This space is so large it can easily be converted into further accommodation if required.
120m long entrance wall with gated entrances to the west and east.
Three distinct garden areas with over 140 mature trees, including olives, almonds, figs, pomegranates and palms.
West terrace is 50m2 with cane-roof, built-in sofa seating for 12, a dining area for 12 and outdoor kitchen with fridge, sink, and plancha.
South terrace is 125m2 with white pebble gravel and a mature Ficus tree giving natural shade.
East terrace with swimming pool and palm garden (currently under construction).
Mains electricity and water connected.
Alarm system with internal motion detectors and external video surveillance.
Internet and satellite dish.
Solar panels for hot water.
Edge of village location
Walking distance to a fantastic local bar/restaurant in Fernan Perez, 5 mins drive to nearest town with all amenities, 10 mins to the beaches of Agua Amarga, Rodalquilar and Las Negras, 30 mins to Almeria airport and capital.
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