3 bedroom Villa / House for sale in Bensafrim, Lagos

Property For Sale in Lagos Portugal

Villa / House for sale in Bensafrim, Lagos

Beautiful pebble pool
Pool area + garage and 1th. floor
View over Lagos from master bedroom
Leisure area
Back of the house
Kitchen area
View from leisure area
Front of the house
Leisure pool
Back of the house
Pool area
From pool yo house
Charming country property

A small paradise in the Algarve. This 3 Bedroom, 2 Bathroom villa with private pebble pool has superb views towards the Ocean.

  • 3 bedrooms
  • 3 bathrooms
  • 2,176m² of land
  • 236m² of living area
  • private swimmingpool
  • constructed in 1972 refurbished 2007
  • sea views, mountain views, country views

439,000 EUR - SOLD
389,042 GBP*

General Property Description

Located in the green lush hills of Colinas Verdes, only 10min. drive from Lagos and the golden beaches of Meia Praia, this 2-storey villa enjoys great views over the fertile valleys of Odeaxère as far as Lagos and the ocean. Although one of the older properties in the estate, the present owner has tastefully modified the villa and is still improving things. It has a lot of character and is the ideal property for permanent residence or if used as holiday residence it has great letting potential.

Property Layout

The property is totally walled in. Tarmac driveway leading to the garage. Main access to the house from the North. On the lower level an L-shaped large lounge with 2 wood-burning stoves, an open kitchen and large covered terrace. On this level 2 double bedrooms and 1 bathroom. There is also a large hobby area also can be used as an office. Built on a large covered leisure area with pool table and B.B.Q.
On the first floor the master bedroom and full bathroom. There is an independent garage and on a lower level, a very nicely featured pebble pool. Mature gardens complete the place.

Property Extras

The property is very successfully rented out and receives a very high appraisal. Average appreciation is 9+ On www.altamiraportugal.com you can see what is offered. Completion by preference not before October 2018 (after the rental season) Sat. Dish. - BBQ - Water-deposit - Workshop - Laundy area. Possibility to acquire additionally 2 adjacent potential future building plots for € 100.000 ------------------------------------------------------------------------ Info on Lagos and surroundings: The beaches around Lagos are some of the most beautiful of the Algarve, like Praia de Dona Ana, which can be reached after a 25 minutes walk from the center of the town, Praia do Camilo, a bit further on, and Meia Praia, whose sands stretch for 4 km (2.5 miles) east of Lagos. However, it is the promontory named Ponta da Piedade and sheltering the bay of Lagos which is most admired by visitors, with its caves, rocks and wonderfully transparent waters. North of Lagos, Barragem de Bravura is a water reservoir offering fine views. Apart from its animated lifestyle, the one learns that this was a fishing village and that its importance grew under the Arabs, which built several fortifications. It turned into an important naval center in the age of the Discoveries, in the 15th century; became the capital of the Algarve from 1576 to 1756 and was greatly damaged by the earthquake of 1755; thus its beautiful 18th and 19th century buildings. A fine new marina welcomes boats sailing in from the Atlantic. Odiáxere - A picturesque village of white walled houses. Nearby there are panoramic views over Lagos bay. Main Church - Rebuilt in the 18th century, it has a fine doorway of red Silo es sandstone. Exuberantly decorated in the Manueline style (16th century). Plain interior. The altars have 18th century icons including a Christ in Indo Portuguese ivory notably for its dramatic expression. There is a border of 17th century tiles. There are good views over Lagos bay from nearby. Barragem da Bravura - A man made lake stretching out beneath broad, mountainous horizons. A place to relax and enjoy nature. Excellent view point. Bensafrim - A typical small town, surrounded by hills, looking down on the sea. It has a church with some valuable works of art. The Forte Velha necropolis is situated nearby. Dating back to the Iron Age, it was later used in the Roman era and also includes a press. At Corte de Bispo there are some remains of Roman ruins. Luz - A fishing port nestling between cliffs, which in spite of being an important tourist centre; it maintains its traditional and typical character. Main Church - The church is medieval in origin. Its main chapel has a gothic triumphal arch and vaults. The retable of the main altar is decorated with gilded carving in the baroque style (18th century). Also to be found are the ruins of an important Roman '"villa" . with mosaics and pools. There is a small aqueduct to channel water from Quinta da Luz. Next to the beach are tanks for salting fish, probably built by the Carthaginians and then used by the Romans. Rising above the beach is the old fort of Nossa Senhora da Luz (Our Lady of Light) (17th century), which has now been turned into a restaurant. Nearby, at Cerro de Lorvão, there is a Roman burial ground. The Miradouro da Atalaia, 108 m (360 feet), offers sweeping views along the coast. Ponte da Piedade - A huge rock formation hollowed out by the sea. The bold colours of the strangely shaped rock yellow, ochre, red - contrast with the crystal blue of the sea. There is access by boat to innumerable beautiful sea caves and hollows. The lighthouse stands near to the site of an old coastal defence fortification. Barão de São João - A village on the edge of the forest that boasts a variety of tree species. Lots of shade and a peaceful atmosphere.

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* GBP rates are indicative only. Rate last updated on 26/10/2017.
Villa / House reference: 100-VAE
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