2 Bed House for sale

Góis, Coimbra, Portugal

£133,012

 [€149,000]

Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2

Features

  • Underfloor Heating

Full Description

This Beautifully restored house is in the xisto village just outside of the pretty town of Gois in Central Portugal, the house is unique in its restoration and is a truly wonderful home in a beautiful setting with fantastic views.

The Xisto village is in an elevated position with wonderful views it has around 30 houses in a communal area of a small village, the houses are all made of xisto stone and the streets are constructed of age old cobbled roads and paths, this particular house is bigger than most it was originally 3 houses and they have been incorporated with each other to make one beautiful spacious home with outdoor space, the restoration was extensive with new roofs including 3 types of insulation in the roof, water proofing the xisto stone, and the roof slates were even bought in from Northern Portugal so they were very unique, the wood inside the house has chestnut beams and wide plank pine ceilings, the stairs are again pine with chestnut edging, the flooring pine with chestnut kick boards and chestnut desk in the office area, the materials have been carefully choosen to fit in the unique style of a xisto house and the use of original materials wherever possible so as not to waste any original materials. There is under floor heating in both bedrooms and both bathrooms this can be set in each individual room with a thermostat setting, also in each room.

Every effort has been made to make this home unique in every way it is light and airy with all the comforts of modern living.

All wood has been oiled organically and all materials recycled and reused where possible.

The property comprises of

2 bedrooms

1 lounge

1 Dining Room

1 Kitchen

2 Bathrooms

Courtyard

Roof Terrace

Entrance to this wonderful home is from the cobbled street up steps to the gated courtyard, this is a lovely outdoor eating area ideal for those warm summer evenings it has 22.5 m2 , the xisto stone has indented areas as it was originally these areas have been utilised for wood storage and other storage areas no space is wasted, from this courtyard there are steps up to the roof terrace with views across the xisto village, the cortyard below has double doors that lead into the living area 22.5 m2 very nicely decorated in keeping with xisto stone exposed, this room has a thermostatically controlled fireplace utilizing all the heat possible it is light and airy with wooden beams and flooring, this floor also has an office area with chestnut work surface.

Pine steps lead up to the dining area and kitchen 20.58 m2 here you will find an ikea kitchen with extractor hood gas hob and electric convection oven, also double porclain sink and wood burner. All windows and doors are thermo pane glazed and have wooden frames, they also have the tilt and open options.

Pine steps lead down from the living area to the downstairs which has 2 Bedrooms and 2 Bathrooms all these rooms have underfloor heating under the slate natural flooring this is thermostatically controlled, firstly on this floor is the laundry area with water boiler and washing machine, a door leads into the first bathroom with sink basin w.c. and shower this bathroom has a small window slate floor and white tiled walls with some stone exposed this bathroom has 3.1 m the next door leads into the first bedroom again with slate flooring mainly plastered walls with some stone exposed this room has 7,5m2 of space and a full size door with glass and wooden frame.

The second double bedroom with en-suite bathroom has slate flooring with underfloor heating also this room has a thermostatically controlled fireplace, it has a full size door with tilt and open options, this room has 12,00m2 there is under stair storage for clothing, a pine with gladed door leads into the en-suite bathroom this has a basin sitting on slate w.c. and shower with xisto slate seat to add a feature to this bathroom.

Outside

The outside of this property has the roof terrace and courtyard areas, also as with most xisto villages there is a communal garden and meeting area, this one also has a village pub with bar and games room and the tradtional festa meeting area, a bbq and breadoven for all to use, the communal gardens over look the valleys below a breathtaking view of natual beauty.

This village has its own water supply free to all the houses supplied by the village spring gathered in a cistern and then distributed to all the houses, the village has a yearly festa when all the holiday homes gather their families and have a village gathering with sardines and wine and home made bread most of the houses in this village are holiday homes only 1 full time resident.

This is a very well done restoration keeping the original features as much as possible with the skill of incorporating underfloor heating and modern but fitting furniture and surroundings.

Gois is about 10 kilometers away with all amenties doctors surgery Restaurants, river beaches and schools as well as supermarkets and banks.

2 KM away is a local shop and cafe with restaurant and a newly constructed retirement home 2 river beaches can also be accessed from here.

Coimbra 45 minutes by car

Oporto Airport a 2 hour drive

Lisbon 2.30 hours drive

Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Not furnished
House 0 sq. m
Land Size m2: -
Floor: 0 / 3
Year built: -
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Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Not furnished
House 0 sq. m
Land Size m2: -
Floor: 0 / 3
Year built: -
CF-44
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