3 Bed House for sale

Penela, Coimbra, Portugal



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2


  • Garage
  • Lakes > 20mins

Full Description


This large semi-detached property is located on a quiet road with fabulous views over Penela and the distant hills. The property has recently been renovated to a high standard and offers fantastic value for money. The front of the house is partially stone clad and has a pleasant front garden area which extends around to the side of the property. There is a solid stone wall to the front with a gate leading into the front garden and further double gates leading to off road parking, garage and covered terrace. Steps lead up to a large water tank which has been adapted into a plunge pool. The garden stretches across a 500m area to the side of the property and has stunning views across Penela and Espinhal..

Please note: This property is currently rented and the current owner has stated that he will honour the rental contract which expires in March 2019. The property remains for sale although viewings are suspended until March 2019.


The ground floor has patio doors leading from the front garden into the lounge, kitchen and large utility room. The property has central heating throughout and will be fitted with solar panels to create maximum energy efficiency.

LOUNGE: (4.2 x 4.5m) the property has been renovated to a very good standard with wood effect double glazing and shutters throughout. A feature stone clad wall gives the room a warm, cosy feeling and a wood burner provides heating throughout the property assisted by a back boiler. There are TV and telephone points in all rooms. The house has an open plan design; the central heating boiler has been housed in a room (3.6 x 1.2m) which separates the lounge and kitchen.

KITCHEN: (4.5 x 3.6m) this good sized room has an L-shaped kitchen design with modern white wooden wall and floor units, built in cooker and electric hob, extractor, double sink and granite worktops. A further feature stone clad wall leads to the staircase. A step leads up from the kitchen into:

UTILITY ROOM/ DINING AREA: (4 x 5.6m) this large tiled room has fittings for a washing machine but could be adapted into further living space.

W.C: (1.5 x 1.3m) the downstairs benefits from a modern tiled cloak room with a separate toilet and sink unit.


A stone staircase leads from the back of the kitchen up to the second floor. The stone feature wall leads up to a wooden bannister and a wide shelf. The light & airy hallway is a good size with modern wood effect tiled floors throughout. Doors lead into:

MASTER BEDROOM: (3.75 x 4.25m) good sized room has tiled floors, fitted wardrobes and a single patio door leading out onto a small terrace. The second floor commands fantastic views over the beautiful Portuguese countryside from every room.

EN-SUITE: (2 x 2.7m) this large bathroom has been finished with modern tiles and has a corner shower, toilet and sink unit.

DRESSING ROOM/ STORE ROOM: (1 x 1.5m) this small room offers options for storage.

FAMILY BATHROOM: (3 x 2.6m) located opposite the master bedroom there is a good sized family bathroom with a large window offering plenty of natural light and views. With modern tiles and a clever use of space, the room is fitted with a bath, shower, W.C and sink unit.

The hallway leads to a further 2 bedrooms:

BEDROOM 2: (3.5 x 3.9m) located in the centre of the property this attractive room has original glass doors leading from the hall. The bedroom has fitted wardrobes, tiled floors and patio doors leading out onto a further small balcony.

BEDROOM 3: (5.5 x3.5m) this large room has wooden floors, fitted wardrobes and a double aspect with plenty of natural light and more stunning views.

ATTIC: Located above the stairs, this room is a good size with head height which could be adapted to create further living space if required.

OUTSIDE AREAS: The lower terrace has been paved with attractive stone blocks and a covered outdoor kitchen area with BBQ provides the perfect area for alfresco entertaining , perfect for watching the beautiful sunsets with a glass of wine! The garden is flat and grassed with some mature shrubs and trees. There is a water storage tank that has been adapted into a plunge pool at the side of the property. The outside space takes full advantage of the superb location and views.

This property is located high up on a tarmacked mountain road with good access. There are neighbours close by but the property feels very private. The area offers the perfect location for anyone in search of the peace and beauty of the Portuguese countryside. The area attracts walkers, cyclists and nature lovers alike with its wonderful natural waterfalls and river beaches. The village of Espinhal is a 10 min drive where you can find shops and cafes and a weekly market. The historical market town of Penela is a 15 minute drive and has all the amenities you would need including supermarkets, banks, health centre, schools, vets, dentists, swimming pool, restaurants, cafes and a mediaeval castle. The A13 motorway is a short drive from the property and provides fast links to Coimbra, Porto and Lisbon. The coast is an easy 40 min drive.

Energy Rating: F (Please note this was the original rating prior to the current renovation work being completed. The new Energy Rating for this property is likely to be a B)

Price Reduced from: €117,500 to €107,500

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Additional details


* Garage
* Habitable Condition
* Lakes-20mins

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Not furnished
House 195 sq. m
Land Size m2: 513
Floor: 0 / 2
Year built: -



Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2
Not furnished
House 195 sq. m
Land Size m2: 513
Floor: 0 / 2
Year built: -
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