A Place in the Sun: Summer Sun - Silver Coast, Portugal

2015 / Episode 19 on 30 September 2015

Episode 19

Steph Fessey and Andy Wynn from Hampshire have decided to move to Portugal’s Silver coast to enjoy its weather and relaxing lifestyle. Now that Steph has retired and Andy only works part of the year, they are looking for a house with a spacious garden where they can enjoy the outdoor life and entertain their children and grandchildren. Jasmine Harman shows them five properties with lovely views of the countryside affordable within their £135,000 budget.

Property 1:

Four-bed house close to Nazaré beach

This spacious and modern home is located in a quiet area next to the forest and is a short walk from the local market and beach. This home benefits from two bathrooms, large outdoor area and garage. Priced at €170,000 with Century 21 Ramomi (www.centuri21.pt/ramomi).

Property 2:

Four-bed home close to São Martinho do Porto beach

This new and low maintenance home is on the market for €185,000 with Century 21 Porta Sim (www.century21.pt/portasim). It is set in a great location being close to the beaches of São Martinho do Porto and Foz do Arelho. There are three bathrooms, garden, bbq area and garage for extra storage or even a games room.

Property 3:

Two bed villa in Sao Martinho do Porto

This cosy single storey home is priced at €225,000 with estate agents, Girasol Homes (www.girasolhomes.co.uk/). The villa consists of two bathrooms, front terrace overlooking the garden and countryside views. Enjoy the peace and quiet at this lovely home but still remain close to local amenities and beaches.

Property 4:

Two-bed villa close to Alcobaca

This bright and airy property has lots of outdoor space including immaculate front and rear gardens with fruit trees and a bbq area. The villa also benefits from two bathrooms and walk-in wardrobes and is on the market for €212,500 with DPS Properties (www.dspproperties.com).

Property 5:

Four bed house with pool

This private home in Alfeizerao, Alcobaca is great for outdoor lovers with its terrace areas, garden and private swimming pool. The house also includes two bathrooms and a storage house, all for just €190,000 with estate agents, RE/MAX - Prata (http://www.remax.pt/valeixo).