House / Finca 4 2 182m2
Beautiful cortijo style property nestled in the hills of Casarabonela. .
Rolling Hills and beautiful countryside are your vistas . Central Heating . Cortijo Style Property . Tranquil spot . Close to the popular village of Casarabonela . EXPERIENCE THE CULTURE AND LIFESTYLE of the Guadalhorce Valley This unique 'U' shaped finca boasts the most fantastic views of the Andalucian valley. Outside there is plenty of space to park and the fully-fenced land is scattered with fig and olive trees. This property has town water but also had the added benefit of a well and large water deposit. The property itself consists of a large open plan kitchen and dining room, followed by a utility room and cloakroom. There is a living room at the heart of the property with a cosy wood burning stove as the main feature. The house has central heating throughout. There are four bedrooms. Three large double bedrooms (two with ensuite bathrooms), the third double bedroom all the framework installed for an ensuite but requires fitting. The fourth bedroom is a single bedroom currently begin used as an office. There are also kennels to the rear of the property and an 'alberca'/swimming pool to be enjoyed. Casarabonela is located at the foothills of Sierra Prieta, part of the Sierra de las Nieves. The air is clean and the views are stunning, due to the elevated position of the village. It is an ideal base for outdoor- and nature lovers. Hiking, biking, horse riding or just a walk through the mountains and forest, with views over the Guadalhorce valley and even the ocean, are the perfect way to relax and enjoy the piece and quietness of the beautiful surroundings. Walking through the narrow whitewashed streets, you will discover the Moorish soul, combined with Christian elements and Roman remains. The village has a central church and many plazas and outside terraces where you can enjoy sunshine, local tapas and a drink. Also at night you can join the locals for a drink in one of the bars. They have the usual Andalusian customs and events; the annual feria, procession and a unique Easter celebration. Olives play a big part of their economy, which comes as no surprise when you see the olive groves surrounding the village. At the highest part of town, the remains of the Arab Castle Casarabonela are visible, besides its historical value it is an exceptional viewpoint! The botanic garden (Jardin Andalusi) of Casarabonela is well known for its collection of cactus plants, there are 2.500 species from all over the world. Surrounded by mountains, there is one road into the village and one road out. Casarabonela is a bit further off the beaten track, but still located only 40 minutes (47 km.) from Málaga and the airport. The beaches of the Costa del Sol are a 45 minutes (62 km.) drive.