Cortijo Gloriana – A country house in the Albox area. (Renovated)
Large detached 4 bedroom country house with pool and self contained 1 bedroom guest annexe, all set in over 49.000m2 land. This fully renovated property for sale in Almeria Province is situated 5 minutes from the small town of Taberno which offers all amenities for daily living, and 10 minutes from the much larger town of Albox.
From a tarmac road, a well maintained 100m track leads up to the house where there is a gravelled parking area with ample space for several vehicles. From a large covered arched porch to the front of the house, a traditional wooden stable door opens into a bright & spacious dining room with a ceiling fan. An archway leads through to a large fully fitted kitchen with a vast array of wall & base units, a 5 ring gas hob, electric fan oven, and fridge freezer. An adjoining utility room houses a washing machine and water boiler.
From the dining room, part glazed double doors open into a large lounge with a feature fireplace housing a wood burner. To one end of the lounge, a door opens into a double bedroom, and to the side of the lounge, doors open out to a large hallway which gives access to a shower room comprising corner shower, WC and basin.
The hallway could be an ideal space for an office / study, and has an impressive marble staircase leading up to the first floor landing. The spacious master bedroom has a door leading out a large sunny terrace which overlooks the pool & garden to the surrounding countryside. There are two further bedrooms on the first floor, one of which also has access to the terrace. The family bathroom comprises a corner bath with shower over, WC and basin set in a vanity unit.
Radiators and plumbing have been installed throughout for a central heating system, however, a boiler has not yet been fitted so the buyer can choose their own fuel source.
The self contained annexe adjoins the side of the main house and to the front is a covered arched porch. From here the front door opens into a good sized lounge with an electric radiator and an arch leading through to a fitted kitchen with gas cooker and fridge freezer. The kitchen has a door leading out to a private rear patio garden with a path leading to the front of the annexe. Off the lounge is a large double bedroom with ceiling fan and an ensuite shower room comprising glazed shower cubicle, WC and basin set in a vanity unit.
To the other side of the house, a patio area with a pergola makes a lovely spot for alfresco dining. From here, steps lead up to a lovely private walled pool area. A tiled patio surrounds the pool offering ample space for sunbathing, and there is an additional pergola shaded seating area and a small pool house with shower and WC. In addition, there is a detached 24m2 workshop / storeroom.
The garden area surrounding the house is fully landscaped and planted with an array of mature flowering plants, shrubs, palms, and lemon & orange trees. There are some mature olives planted on the remainder of the land, along with many flat areas which would be suitable for horses.
Mains electricity, telephone, and internet are connected. The current owners have water delivered to a 17.500 litre water tank, however, mains water is available for connection, and the property also has a well.