This stylish countryside Manor House, in excellent structural condition; boasts original features, giving it a charming and unique character.
Anyone looking for a property with potential to expand into a guesthouse or even a large family venue; look no further. The large patio area with excellent sized pool is perfect for entertaining all year around and has a gate that links to the annexed area, which currently; is a large kitchen and wine cellar with an upstairs that could easily be converted into 2 bedrooms.
This annex also has 2 separate rooms; one is a workshop and the other one is a large lounge with a fireplace currently having the loft insulated.
The property is located near the River Zezere area; close to river beaches and places of extreme natural beauty.
Size and layout
The property is set on a plot of land of 3700m², with 1600m² of lawn and a large 6 x 12 m² pool with pump house. At the end of the lawn there is a further 1500m² of land which has planning permission for a 200m² property. Next to the manor house there is a large Adega (wine house) and outbuildings.
The mature garden has a number of trees, including orange, fig, cherry, plum, olive and palm. A walk-in well provides an ample amount of water for irrigation and for the swimming pool.
The front door of the manor house enters into a large open plan 67m² living/dining room with a newly installed wood burning fire. The central hall of 18m² gives you access to a downstairs cloakroom, kitchen with larder (32m²) and study/bedroom 5 (16m² ).
The first floor is accessed via an impressive wooden staircase onto a landing of 18m². On this floor there is a newly fitted bathroom/shower room and a further four bedrooms of 18m² , 16m², 27m² and the fourth bedroom (16.m² ) has an adjoining dressing area of 17m² with a Juliet balcony.
A further wooden staircase provides access to a large 72m² attic room, which could be converted into a large en-suite master bedroom.
There is rear door access to the pool and patio area via the kitchen, plus a side door from the hall which gives you access to a covered courtyard, off which is the Adega (140m²) which contains a traditional bread oven and wine press. Further outbuildings and outside toilet around the courtyard provide a further 60m² of potential accommodation or storage.
About the location
The property is located in the quiet village of Carril which is at similar distance from the Market towns of Cabaços and Ferreira do Zezere.
This towns are approximately 7.5km distance where you can find a registry office, notary services, banks, supermarkets, schools, public swimming pool parks, cafés en restaurants, etc.
Around this area there are typical villages, mills, panoramic views, roman ruins, monuments, river beaches etc.
The small castle city of Penela is about 34km distance.
The historic town of Tomar, which is home to the UNESCO listed Convento do Cristo, founded by the Templars is only 20 minutes drive from the property.
Figueira da Foz the beautiful coastal beach is easily accessed in approximately an hour by car via the IC8.
All major European high street shopping is available in city of Coimbra the 3rd biggest city in Portugal which is only 45 minutes drive on the A13 motorway.
Porto and Lisbon airports are at similar distance from the property, Porto is approximately 2 hours drive and Lisbon approximately an hour and 20 minutes by car.