A substantial four bedroom detached traditional style country house for
sale near Tomar in central Portugal. The house, which is set over two
floors, retains many original features including hand carved stone
pillars, wooden floors and internal wooden shutters.
The property has been sympathetically
restored to enhance these original features and is situated in a
peaceful area. The house measures 108 square metres of construction and
has land measuring 5,639 square metres.
The house is set on a road, though this is
quiet and only receives local traffic. There is a gated driveway to the
side of the house, which is cobbles and has ample parking. The house has
stone window and door surrounds and the structure has traditional, 50
centimetre thick walls.
The property is fully double glazed and has
central heating throughout. The house briefly comprises:
The main entrance to the house is situated
at the rear. This entrance door, is double opening and has a decorative,
arched stone surround. This leads directly into a spacious, open plan
living room and diner.
This living room diner is double aspect and
has two 'arrow' slot like windows to the feature front wall, which has
exposed stonework. The flooring is tiled and there is a large,
traditional style fireplace to one corner. The ceiling of this room has
exposed wooden beams.
There is a wooden staircase leading to the
first floor of the house in one corner of the living room.
The kitchen is accessed off the living room
and has a selection of built in wooden base and eye level units. There
is an exterior access door off the kitchen, leading to the front of the
There is a partially tiled bathroom to the
ground floor, which is access via a hallway off the living room. This
bathroom has a pedestal sink, bidet, toilet and shower.
The wooden staircase opens out onto a
central hallway on the first floor. This hallway has a wooden floor and
decorative wooden ceiling and there is a window with internal shutters
at the end.
There is also an external access door off
the hallway, which leads out to a traditional style veranda with stone
pillars and wooden ceiling. This veranda has good views over the garden
and there is also an exterior stone staircase leading to the front of
Off this central hallway there are four
bedrooms, all of which have wooden floors and ceilings and recessed
windows with internal shutters.
There is a fully tiled bathroom which has a
wooden floor and ceiling. The bathroom has a bath with shower above,
pedestal sink, bidet and toilet.
To the side of the house there are storage
rooms, which are currently housing the property's central heating gas
tank and boiler. There is also an open fronted storage area for stacking
logs as well as a built in barbecue and food preparation area.
The property has land measuring 5,639
square metres, which is all located to the rear of the house. The land
is all relatively flat and there are a variety of mature trees and
shrubs including willows and olives.
The garden immediately surrounding the
house has been landscaped and there is a marble cobbled driveway as well
as a tiled patio area and lawns.
The property is connected to mains water
and electricity but also has a borehole, which is used for irrigating