A detached stone
house in need of some modernisation works with land for sale near
Ferreira do Zęzere, central Portugal. The property, which is
connected to both mains water and electricity, is in a relatively
good condition though would benefit from some updating.
The property, which
is set over one floor, has some aluminium framed double glazed windows
with some integral roller shutters. The property measures 183 square
metres of construction and has land measuring 1,720 square metres.
The property is situated on a quiet road within the village of
Matos, which only receives a small amount of traffic.
The main entrance to
the house leads directly into the living room, which has a tiled
floor and is double aspect. Off the living room there are three
bedrooms. All of these bedrooms are carpeted and two of them have
built in wooden wardrobes. The bathroom is partially tiled and there
is a bath with shower above, toilet, bidet and pedestal sink. The
bathroom is functional though would benefit from updating, though
this is down to personal taste.
The kitchen is
accessed off a hallway from the living room, which has a tiled
floor. The kitchen is double aspect and also has a tiled floor and
partially tiled walls. There is a large, traditional style fireplace
within the kitchen and an exterior access door, which leads out to a
covered terrace at the rear of the house.
The property also
has an attic, which is accessed off the hallway via a concrete
staircase. The attic, which has been used for storage purposes, has
sufficient head height to be converted into additional living space
if required. The attic has a wooden beamed roof which is in
relatively good order and there is a gable end window opening. The
covered terrace at the rear of the house has a tiled floor and looks
out over the garden.
Attached to the
house there is a stone barn, which has been used by the current
owners as storage but could be converted into additional living
space if required. The barn, which is set over two floors, has a
wooden beamed roof. There is an exterior access door to the front of
the property as well as one at the rear. The ground floor of the
barn has a dirt floor and the first floor is wooden, accessed via a
There is a gated
driveway which leads to a detached, single storey garage to the side
of the house. The garage has a metal 'up and over' vehicle access
door and is large enough to accommodate a reasonably sized car. The
floor of the garage is concrete and there is a secondary personnel
door at the rear.
In addition to this
there is a single storey storage building within the garden, which
is situated in front of a large, traditional drying circle (eira).
This building has a corrugated metal roof and has electricity
supplied to it. This storage building would be ideal as a barbecue
The property has
land measuring 1,720 square metres, the majority of which is flat.
All of the land is walled and fenced and there is a good variety of
mature fruit, olive and nut trees as well as grape vines. The
property also has a well which has an automatic irrigation system
fitted to it for ease of watering the garden.
The property is
situated in the small hamlet of Matos and there are neighbouring
houses around though do not impede the privacy of the property.
Opposite the property there is a community hall and cafe.
The closest shop are a short drive from
the property (around two kilometres). The closest town to the
property is situated at Ferreira do Zęzere, which has shops, cafes,
banks, school, supermarket, sport centre and bus station, is around
15 minutes drive.
The historic town of
Tomar, which is home to the
Convento do Cristo, is around 15 minutes drive. Tomar has a range of
supermarkets, shops, cafes, banks, schools, pharmacies, sports
centres, library, cinema, bowling alley, swimming pool and historic
monuments as well as bus and train station.
The closest airport to the property is
situated at Lisbon, which is around one and a half hours' by car.
Lisbon airport is serviced by a variety of low cost airlines which
operate regular flights into and out of the United Kingdom and other