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Region: Silver Coast. Location: Foz do Arelho.
10 minutes’ walk to the beach and the Obidos lagoon; 5 minutes’ walk to the center of the seaside village; Between 5 and 10 minutes’ walk to several bars, restaurants and typical coffee shops; 10 minutes rive to Caldas da Rainha; 15 minutes’ drive to the medieval village Obidos; 8 minutes’ drive to the motorway access A8; 30 minutes drive to Leiria; 45 minutes’ drive to Fátima; 55 minutes’ drive to Lisbon’s international airport; 2.5 hours’ drive to Porto’s international airport; 3.5 hours’ drive to Faro’s international airport.
If you know “Foz do Arelho” on the “Obidos lagoon”, you know that there aren’t a lot of properties for sale in this particular area of the Silver Coast. Once you get there you will be enchanted like everybody is. The very particular and unique beauty of the always changing lagoon, the exciting sports that you can practice there, the great restaurants and bars that you will find in the area and the friendly people are only a few reasons of the attraction that you will feel once you know the area. A great place to live, to retire, to invest and to feel…in one word…just “relax”!
Now that you start to get a feel for the area, let’s speak about the property: This beautiful semi-detached house has the typical “flair” of the Portuguese Silver Coast. The property style is inspired by the traditional local construction, a mixture between the South and the North of Portugal with its traditional roof, colonial style and a modern and very comfortable interior. The property offers everything that you need for a permanent life or as a holiday rental investment in a prime area right beside the beach and on top of it also beside the “Obidos lagoon”.
General description:The house has been built in 2003 and is composed by its basement (on the level of the road), the 1stfloor and the 2ndfloor. On the ground level you will find a very spacious garage that can be accessed with remote control (exterior gate and garage), a large laundry including washing machine, a huge bathroom with shower and a well sized guest room. On the first floor you will find the spacious entrance hall leading on your right-hand side to the large living and dining room in open-space with the typical Portuguese fireplace to be enjoyed whenever you can and access through French windows to the covered outside terrace overlooking the private swimming pool. On your left-hand side of the entrance hall you will find the excellent sized kitchen (fully furnished including hob, oven, fridge / freeze, extractor, dish washer, micro wave, kattle and toaster). Right in front of the hall is a bedroom and also a bathroom with shower. The modern staircase leads you to the first floor with a spacious common area that will lead you to the 3 bedrooms and a common bathroom. All of these bedrooms are very well sized and one of them is en-suite and has a beautiful terrace with panoramic views over the seaside village “Foz do Arelho”.
Technical description– Ground floor: Garage; Laundry; 1 bathroom; 1 bedroom. First floor: Entrance hall; Living room and dining room in open-space with access to terrace and pool; Kitchen; Bathroom; Bedroom (or office). First floor: Common area; 3 bedrooms (1 en-suite); 1 further bathroom; Balcony.
Features:Underfloor heating (electric); Double glazed windows; Fire place; Manual security shutters; Pre-installation for central vacuum hoover; Remote control gate and garage; Private swimming pool; Low-maintenance garden.
Broker’s personal note:A “must see” property only a few hundred yards from the beach, the lagoon and the center of the village with its restaurants, bars and small typical convenience markets. A real prime location that you will love once you visit it. You can be sure that it is a great life style property on the Portuguese North West coast – once again, you will fall in love with this estate