Listing Price: €159,000
Build Size m2: 118
Swimming Pool: 8 x 4 metres
Additional Features: Established gardens
The property is fronted by mature gardens with palms, shrubs and fruit trees. A large gravelled side area provides off road parking. A covered entrance terrace provides a lovely area to sit and enjoy the open views.
The front door leads into an open plan lounge, 5.30 x 4.02m with feature fireplace incorporating fan assisted wood burner. Off the lounge is a dining area 4.13 x 3.51m with hot/cold air conditioning.
The kitchen, 3.83 x 2.38m, has wall and floor storage units. White units included in sale halogen hob, overhead extractor, electric oven, fridge freezer.
Three double bedrooms all with fitted wardrobes.
Master bedroom, 4.06 x 3.99m with en-suite shower room. Patio doors to the pool area.
Two double guest bedrooms, 4.13 x 3.08m and 3.84 x 3.01m
Separate family size bathroom, vanity unit with marble top.
Beautiful 8 x 4 metres swimming pool with roman steps leading into the pool. Large sun terraces, palm trees and a grassed area.
Fruit trees include lemon, plum, apricot, apple, grapefruit and olive. Garden shed
Double glazing with fly screens and shutters
Mains water and electric connected. Satellite TV and broadband available.
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
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.
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