Algarve, Tavira, Luz De Tavira E Santo Estêvão
Looking for a DIY project with a nice little place to live in at the same time, this cottage could be just the thing. Part restored and still having two good sized rooms to do.
Location: Sitting in a Hamlet higher up a hill with a few houses together and surrounded by citrus groves and traditional dry-fruit trees like carob, almond, olive and fig trees. Local café and minimarket at 5 minutes drive, Tavira with all amenities and ferries to the beach islands at ca. 10 minutes drive.
Property description: Quinta with 121m² of covered area sitting in a plot of 183m². Quinta built early 1900 and part restored in 2020, it consists of 50cm natural stone walls, traditional pole & cane roofs with roof-mate insulation and part insulated sandwich plates with Roman roof tiles on top. On the inside all walls and ceilings are covered with plasterboard hiding the electricity cables. Floors with handmade terra-cotta tiles. Fitted & equipped modern kitchen.
Accommodation: Lovely South facing terrace with a covered pergola, access to a sittng room 13 m² with sleeping corner 9 m², modern shower room 4.2 m², storage corner with wardrobe 4.5 m² and a fitted & equipped kitchen 9.6 m² with base & wall units, solid wood worktop, gas hob, extractor and a fridge and a door to the South terrace. This is the renovated part.
On a lower level you have 2 rooms both in need of renovation and a new roof. Entrance into a room 18m² with a few steps up to the other room of 19.5m². From this room you could connect to the renovated part and enter into the kitchen, also it is possible and open a door to the West and build a small terrace. See floor plan for layout.
Features: water deposit of 3m³ collecting rain water off the roof, salt based decalcifying system, gas water heater, 220V electricity, septic tank connected to the neighbours land. Possibility to lease some land & use of water from the borehole for a Veggie-patch off the neighbour.