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

2015 / Episode 5 on 28 June 2015

Episode 5

For ten years publicans Chris and Sue from Shropshire have pictured owning their dream holiday home. They have spent their life working hard but now their son has flown the nest they feel the time is right to bite the bullet and buy their perfect place in the sun on Portugal’s stunning Silver Coast. So with £100,000 will Sara be able to deliver a property that takes their breath away and will they make an offer?

Property 1:

Three bed house in Caldas de Rainha

Detached three bed house with garden and fruit trees. There's a large kitchen diner, big lounge and plenty of outside space for al fresco eating. Priced at €125,000 with TOPcasas (www.topcasas.net).

Property 2:

Three bed detached house in rural location

In a secluded position just outside the village of Vila Verde dos Francos, this refurbished detached house retains many original features including exposed stonework. There's a huge open plan living area with mezzanine, large kitchen area and three bedrooms, one en suite. Outside, there's a large garden. Priced at €130,000 with Cenario Oeste (www.cenario-oeste.com).

Property 3:

Two bed house on the outskirts of Obidos

Two bed, two bath house in Santa Maria, Obidos with a large living room with a fireplace. Outside, there's a south facing verandah, garden and garage. The price tag is €130,000 with Century 21 PORTA SIM (www.century21.pt/portasim).

Property 4:

Two bed house in A Dos Negros, Obidos

Detached house in a quiet location with a small garden. Open plan living and kitchen areas and two bedrooms and a bathroom. Outside there's a terraced area and small garden, as well as a garage.

Property 5:

Rustic style three bed house in Reguendo Grande

Traditional rustic style house with three bedrooms and land. There's a large living room with fireplace, kitchen, pantry and two bedrooms downstairs with an even bigger living area and further bedroom upstairs. The ruins of an old house stand in the grounds and there's plenty of room for a garden. On the market with TOPcasas (www.topcasas.net) for €139,000.