6 Bed House for sale

Penela, Coimbra, Portugal



Property Details

  • Bedrooms: 6
  • Bathrooms: 5


  • Golf > 1hr
  • Detached
  • Garage
  • Walk to Cafe

Full Description

Located in a stunning area, this substantial family home offers plenty of space with options to expand the current accommodation. The house sits in a private plot, at the end of a quiet lane with stunning views over the hills and countryside of central Portugal. The property currently consists of:

3 + 3 Bedrooms

1 + 1 Kitchens

5 Bathrooms (3 are en-suite)

2 Reception rooms

Utility room

Covered Parking for 3 cars

Private walled garden ( 1690m2)

Pre-installation for CCTV, Air Conditioning, and Wood Burning Fireplace.

Entrance to the property is through an electric gate which leads in to a paved off road parking area to the front surrounded by a wall offering complete privacy. The paved area extends to the side and rear leading down to covered parking area with space for 3 vehicles. There is a further large, flat paved area behind the house offering lots more parking. The land to the side of the property is walled with various fruit and Olive trees, stone walls and room for a good sized swimming pool (subject to the correct planning permissions).

First Floor: Double doors lead from the front paved terrace in to a spacious hallway with sliding double doors leading into a brightly decorated lounge with a window to the front and patio doors leading out to a private balcony with views over the land and beautiful countryside beyond. A further sliding door leads from the lounge past the stairs to the ground floor and into the spacious kitchen fitted with modern base and wall units, granite worktops and splash backs, double sink, plumbing for a dishwasher, electric hob with extractor and oven. Windows to the side provide excellent views and patio doors lead out to a private balcony to the rear. Two further fitted cupboards offer pantry style storage. The hallway extends from the kitchen past a small, useful storage room to the right and family bathroom to the left. This bathroom has been decorated with stylish black and white tiles and includes a bath with shower, bidet, W.C and modern wooden vanity unit with granite tops and storage. The main hallway leads to the 3 en-suite double bedrooms and a 4th bedroom currently used as a study, all rooms have bamboo flooring and fitted wardrobes. Bedroom 1 has fitted wardrobes extending round to 2 walls, the en-suite bathroom is brightly decorated with orange tiles and includes a shower, bidet, WC and modern vanity unit. Patio doors lead out to a covered balcony with views to the rear. Bedroom 2 also has patio doors leading out to the shared balcony. The smart green tiled en-suite has a shower, bidet, WC and sink. Bedroom 3 has a window to the front which overlooks the paved terrace and neighbouring land. The en-suite bathroom includes a shower, bidet, WC and modern sink unit. Bedroom 4, currently used as a study is located near the front entrance. The property includes solar reflective, double glazed windows and patio doors, electric shutters, pre-installation for Air Conditioning along with excellent quality fixtures and fittings throughout.

Ground Floor: An internal granite staircase leads down to the ground floor which can also be accessed from a door leading from the covered parking area to the rear of the property. This floor includes 2 rooms which could be adapted as bedrooms, a fully tiled room currently used for storage includes plumbing for a second kitchen. The second reception room is an excellent space which would work well as a games room or workshop. There is also a fully equipped bathroom with a shower, WC and sink. The ground floor is self-contained with private access and offers plenty of opportunity to adapt and extend the current accommodation or convert the space into a separate rental unit (subject to planning regulations). The covered parking area is fully tiled with provision for a BBQ/ outdoor kitchen space. To the rear there is a separate utility room with plumbing for a washing machine, electric water heater and pre-installation for Air Conditioning. The property currently has an F Energy Rating which is under review as the property was built with 4cm of spray on insulation foam throughout..

Outdoor areas: The paved driveway extends from the front and sides of the property down to a large, flat area to the rear with further off road parking for several large vehicles. The gently sloping land extends to the side and includes several Olive trees and a variety of fruit trees. The views from the rear of the property are stunning, extending over vineyards directly behind the house, on towards the Lousa Mountain ranges and beyond. The quiet road to the front of the property leads on to a track, with walks down to the pretty village of Podentes where you can stop for coffee or a cool drink. This is the perfect location for those in search of a modern family home with all the benefits of the countryside!

The house is located approximately 4 kms from the Medieval town of Penela which hosts a number of popular local events including a Christmas Fair and various traditional Fairs and Festivals throughout the year. Penela provides for all your daily and weekly needs including a supermarket, cafes, restaurants, schools, banks, petrol station, vets etc. The library includes a cinema and there is a local orchestra who provide regular concerts. The local area has a number of excellent restaurants offering traditional cuisine. This is also an ideal location for those in search of more adventurous activities as the area is a popular location for walking, mountain biking, cycling and canoeing or you can just relax and cool off at one of the many river beaches. Close by you have the excavated Roman ruins of Conimbriga and the famous University City of Coimbra, both are well worth a visit.

Condeixa: 15 minutes

Coimbra: 25 minutes

Coast: 50 minutes

here hour 30 minutes

Lisbon: 2 hours

Energy Rating: F

Price: 255,000€

Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 5
Not furnished
House 340 sq. m
Land Size m2: 1690
Floor: 0 / 2
Year built: 2010



Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 5
Not furnished
House 340 sq. m
Land Size m2: 1690
Floor: 0 / 2
Year built: 2010
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