Listing Price: €138,500
Build Size m2: 160
Swimming Pool: 8 x 4m
Additional Features: Sold Fully Furnished
Located within easy walking distance to the centre of Arboleas with all the usual amenites, shops, bars, restaurants.
Beautiful spacious villa, constructed by Lakes Vegas. A company well known for building quality homes with cavity wall insulation and offering builders guarantee.
A bright spacious lounge/diner, 6.80 x 4.20m, with feature fireplace incorporating convector wood burner.
Well appointed kitchen, 3.47 x 2.37m, with quality oak front cabinets, granite worktops and breakfast bar. Water filter unit fitted. All white goods included in sale.
Three double bedrooms, all with built-in wardrobes and ceiling fans
Master bedroom, 4.67 x 3.71m, with en-suite shower room. Patio doors to sun terraces
Two guest bedrooms, 3.86 x 2.68m & 3.71 x 2.69m
Family size bathroom
Outside is a delight with landscape gardens, spacious sun terraces and a lovely 8 x 4 metre swimming pool with roman steps.
Shaded seating adjacent to villa with lovely views.
Air conditioning to lounge and master bedroom
Fly screens fitted to windows
Mains water and electric, 2,000 litre water deposit
Satellite TV and broadband
Double gates for off road parking
Fully legal with all licences in place.
Council tax in the UK is based on the assumed capital value of the dwelling whereas Council Tax in Spain is calculated on the rateable value of the property valor catastral and is applicable to resident and non-resident property owners alike. It is a municipal tax payable to the local Town Hall
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Found in the Almanzora Valley, Arboleas is a small town on the bank of the Almanzora River, in the spurs of the Filabres mountain range. It has a strong agricultural economy, growing citrus, olive trees, almond trees and cereals such as wheat and barley.
Situated just a 25 minute drive from the coast is the pretty villages of Arboleas, Zurgena and its neighbouring village of La Alfoquia.
The villages have a population in excess of 2500 – mostly friendly Spaniards working in local agriculture. The nearby amenities include a doctor’s surgery and an English speaking pharmacy, primary school, older children can attend the secondary school in La Alfoquia, and a free school bus is available. There is also a market every Saturday morning selling all local produce.
Zurgena has 2 banks and numerous shops and bars which stay open long into the evening, also a newly constructed kiddie’s play park. The fresh food market is held every Friday.
Over the bridge from Zurgena lies La Alfoquia, again it has numerous shops and banks, including, a hardware shop, an electrical shop, bakery, butchers, tobacconist, a boutique and a petrol station. A recent addition is the new municipal swimming pool. .
Albox is nestled between the Sierra de las Estancias and the Sierra de los Filabres mountain ranges, a short distance from the Almanzora river. It is a typical whitewashed town with narrow streets interspersed with small plazas. As a small agricultural town it is surrounded by olive groves and lemon and orange orchards.
The origin of Albox is medieval and the remains of an ancient fort can be found on a nearby hill. In 1503 an earthquake destroyed it and many of its historical buildings were lost. It has been completely reconstructed in its present location.
Albox and the surrounding area offer a number of outdoor pursuits for the visitor. There area multitude of country areas to walk and explore, horse riding, cycling or off-roading in a 4WD. The area is also home to Europe’s biggest observatory.
Many of the local traditions in Albox remain, including ceramics. Two celebrated ceramicist families. Herminio and the Ends, remain in Albox. Their pottery factories still cook the mud in the old Arab furnaces and produce popular decorative ceramics, mostly earthenware.
There is a flourishing weekly market held on Tuesdays that is one of the features of Albox. The market spans through the streets into the Rambla (a dry riverbed) and here you can buy everything from clothes to livestock.
Almeria airport approx one hour. Murcia and Alicante airport are also easily accessible via good motorway connections.
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