Perfect ecological retreat, consisting of two houses, stunning land, a ruin, plenty of scope for further development of the registered outbuildings and the tidiest shed I’ve ever seen! The Finca is a stunningly beautiful retreat tucked away in the heart of the magical and much sought-after Genal Valley, which needs to be seen to be fully appreciated. It really is like going into Paradise. The finca Los Tinajones takes its name from a local artefact from bygone days, handmade from hardened earth and used to store everyday household objects.
Whether you are looking for a family home, a private and secluded country estate, a working farm, a rural cortijo, a self-sufficiency project, a place to set up a business or retreat, or a country paradise to offer rural Andalucian holidays, the possibilities are endless. To the interested buyer, Finca Los Tinajones offers all of these options and more, the land is flat and perfect for eco living – yurts or camping would be perfect in this tranquil location and with the river running along the property you even have your own year round beach.
The property price includes the attractive main house and massive sun terrace, a charming guest cottage is set within the hill to the far right accessed over the owners much loved quaint bridge or via one of the pathways, The property also has a delightful ruin which could be restored to its former glory, a large and well-maintained lawn, 10ha of sublime land and ancient Mediterranean forest, two substantial outbuildings, direct and private access to the river (Rio de Genal). It really is an opportunity not to be missed. The property is a short drive from two white villages so only a 10minute drive returns you from the outside world into complete paradise. This property would suit someone who would be able to live off grid, and with very low impact to the environment, and is already set up and ready to live ecologically.
The finca is currently a family home and registered fruit farm, and is also a green property: with a powerful, state of the art solar system (8kw), biological septic tanks, a borehole for water, a vegetable garden, natural mountain water springs, a chicken run and more.
The finca’s many trees provide mouth-watering fruits all year round, including apples, pears, quince, oranges, clementines, mandarins, lemons, grapefruit, nispero, cherries, apricots, nectarines, pomegranates, figs, sharon fruit, almonds and walnuts, as well as traditional olive groves, wild onions and garlic.
The main house comprises: office area, family kitchen, dining room, living room, downstairs bathroom, main bathroom, master bedroom and two double bedrooms are found upstairs with amazing views of the land and forest around from every window.
All the rooms in the main house are painted in light colours, giving them a clean, spacious and airy feel. Classic and understated, they provide a blank canvas ready for the prospective buyer to make their own mark on the property. All windows open two ways, are large and double glazed, and are fitted with both blinds and mosquito nets- perfect for both those sizzling Spanish summers and winters spent cosy and warm in front of a roaring log fire. Simple yet sophisticated cream floor tiles are fitted throughout the home, no expense has been spared on this property with the current owners overseeing every stage and tiny detail of the build.
The charming ‘Casita’, or little house, is set away from the main house for added privacy. It has the potential to be used as a guest house, a tranquil place for doing business, or an alluring rural holiday let, and comprises: – 2 beds, 1 bath and is finished to the same high standard as the main house.
Other buildings include two naves (barns), chicken run/aviary and a beautiful and of course the traditional Andalucian ruin.
Further details are available upon request.
Set on a 76.000m2 plot