This is a extremely peaceful quinta located in a small and charming area in the small friendly village of Proença Velha, Idanha-a-Nova.
Offering a delightful cluster of buildings, plenty of flat and fertile growing areas as well as terraces at the rear of the property. It is bordered by a stream and has 2 enormous wells, both with the traditional metal ‘nora’ or irrigation system designed to pulled by donkey power.
Access is by a rustic track and there are 2 routes to the village, which is walking distance. There is parking just about 100 metres from the entrance to the property. It has a set of entry gates after a small bridge. The land is bordered by a stream running the whole length of it.
The property is set up as a running smallholding and the current owner has taken great care of it. It offers a mixture of fruit trees such as apples, pears and figs as well as 40 mature and healthy olive trees. Plenty of vines are around the land and are ideal for both eating and making wine.
The buildings are constructed in slate and are in an excellent condition. There is a main building of 12 m2, stone floor with a new roof and a wood burner. Currently used a cosy living space with a kitchen of 9 m2 in the neighbouring room.
A further set of 2 rooms measure 10 m2 and 17 m2 are ready for renovation works. There is a further 2 ruins, in need of a bit more love, measuring 13 m2 and 12 m2.
There are 5 slate animal pens and houses and the owner is using them for a pig and ducks. The property is almost completely walled and fenced. It offers a secluded feel whilst having the convenience of an edge of village quinta.
Water is pumped to a 2000 litre deposit at the highest point of the land and is gravity fed to the building. There are many different areas on the land giving lots of privacy as well as excellent potential for further growing and tree planting.
This would be an excellent property for someone looking to lead a more self sufficient lifestyle on a manageable and attractive plot. Viewings are highly recommended. Please note this property has been reduced and is priced for a quick sale.
- Country: Portugal, Portuguese Republic
- Province / State: Castelo Branco
- City / Town: Idanha-a-Nova