Superb 5 Bed Finca in Cadiz Spain
Euroresales Property iD – 9824555
The property is a traditional Finca, or small farm. Dwelling is of a main house and an apartment with its own access.
The property is legal with legal water and electricity services. Documents relating to legality are available for inspection and copies can be forwarded.
The total land area is 8892 sq mtrs, with about 7100 currently rented to a local farmer.
The main house has a main bedroom with en suite bathroom and a walk-in wardrobe, two further bedrooms with a family bathroom.
The apartment has two bedrooms, a bathroom and a diner. Hot water is supplied by a solar panel with two electric backup water heaters connected if required. The indoor kitchen is fully fitted with German manufactured kitchen furniture and outside there is a kitchen with electrics, gas and drinking water.
There is a mature fruit grove giving all year round fresh fruit. A fully irrigated vegetable plot can produce vegetables continuously due the the benign climate and abundant water supply. There are three sources of water, drinkable metered water, well water and canal water. The garage beneath the house is ideal for long term vegetable storage
There are spectacular countryside views including the famous Arcos Pena which is illuminated by night. While the property is on the CA6103 (formerly CA5034) road the area is noted for its tranquillity.
Arcos town is 5km away, the population is 30,000 and is well served with supermarkets, sports facilities, bars, restaurants, nautical activities on the lake, paragliding nearby. Many golf courses nearby, the nearest being Arcos Golf, 6 km away. There is a 24 hour public health centre with two major minutes’ hospitals within 30 km. There is a private medical centre in Arcos and many dentists. internet access offers 13 to 18mb ADSL. Fibre optic cable is installed outside the property however, not yet connected. There is good mobile connection.
The area is noted for its tranquillity however, within a short distance there are activities e.g. MotoGP at Jerez (second race of the year), winter F1 (car) testing at Jerez, Jerez horse fair, Seville Easter parade, Cadiz for American discovery history and Ronda for Moorish history.. Granada (Alhambra) is about 2.5 hours away. While Arcos is the premier “White Village” the others are within easy reach in the nearby Cadiz Mountains.
The Donana National Park is about 40 minutes away, it’s one of the largest wetlands in Europe, noted for a variety of wildlife including flamingos, wild boar and lynx.
Nearby El Puerto de Santa Maria offers ferry access to Cadiz and an Aqualand fun park. Seville offers its “isla Magica” theme park.
The area is steeped in Roman history with many well preserved sites including Bailo Claudio, Merida and Seville.
Airports at Jerez, Seville and Gibraltar offer convenient access to many destinations, high speed trains offer access to Madrid and then on elsewhere.
The area is well served with motorways, usually with little traffic.
Bedroom 1: 3.6m x 3m 5 power points
En-suite bathroom: 2.7m x 1.7m 1 power point
Dressing room 1m x 2m 2 power points
Walk-in wardrobe: 1.5m x 2m 1 power point
Bedroom 2: 3m x 3.3m 4 power points
Bedroom 3: 3m x 3.3m 3 power points
Family bathroom: 2.5m x 1.7m 1 power point
Entrance hallway: 7.2m x 1.1m
Kitchen with pantry, recently modernised: 3.9m x 3.2m, 12 power points
Lounge 6m x 4.2m with wood burner, satellite and analogue TV points, telephone point: 6 Power points
Dining room: 6m x 3.2m 5 power points
Covered verandah: 5.2m x 3.5m 3 power points
Outdoor Kitchen: 5m x 2.25m 2 power points
Double car length beneath dining room and verandah. Four power points, drinkable water and waste water connections.
Suitable for conversion to accommodation.
Apartment, separate entrance:
Bedroom 4: 3.2m x 2.6m 3 power points
Bedroom 5: 3.0m x 2.6m 4 power points
Shower/Toilet: 3.4m x 1.3m 2 power points
Lounge/Diner: 3.3m x 3.2m 8 power points, 1 TV aerial point
Pergola with vine and climber cover.
Power for washing machine and dryer
Spiral staircase to terrace (11.6m x 3.9m) with views of surrounding area
Solar water heater
Spanish digital aerial for TV and radio
Two electric water heaters
External area outside the fence:
Approx. 7300m2 rented to neighbour
External area inside the fence:
Surrounded by fence and decorative walls
Wide access to main road
Bottle gas store
External lights and power point
Swimming pool size: approx. 11m x 5m, depth: 1m to 2.5m deep (46M2 catastral)
Pool surrounds paved and with and flower beds. Pool side shower
Wood store with log storage capacity for two winters.
Three mature palm trees, three grass lawns, Flower borders, Rose garden
Mature fruit grove, many fruit trees inc. apple, orange, lemon, persimmon, pear, plum, nispero, fig, cherry, grape, grapefruit, apple, quince avocado, madrono (strawberry tree), kiwi
30 m2 Terrace with Pergola Vegetable plot adjacent to the main road, fully irrigated with canal or well water. Electrically powered entrance gate with remote control.
Supplied through a meter and distributed within the house, the apartment, the garage, the pool house and outdoor taps. There is a connection that allows drinking water to be used to supply the swimming pool.
Private well water:
The brick built well, about 10m deep, provides a private supply of water. A submerged
Electrical pump supplies water into the pipework and can be directed to the swimming pool or for irrigation. Well water is not drinkable.
Canal water is supplied from the Bornos Lake, one of the largest lakes in the area. The irrigation channel that carries water from the Bornos Lake passes along the hill above the property, elevated above the property by approximately 20 meters. it operates under gravity or by pressure supplied by the water authority. The canal water can be directed to irrigation or the swimming pool. The canal provides water normally from April to November, Monday to Friday, depending on conditions. The canal supply to the property is the same as that used by local commercial farmers. The property owner is a member of the canal user group and is entitled to attend relevant meetings. Canal water is not drinkable. Sewage service, a modern septic tank provides sewage service
Mains electricity, 230V, is supplied to the property.
There are ample socket outlets inside and 9 outside the property.
There is a Movistar (Telefonica) connection providing a fixed line voice service and aDSL
internet connection, currently 18Mb download speed. The area is well covered for mobile (cell) phones.
Dish antenna (1.3m).
Analogue antenna for Spanish digital television.
Bottled gas is used, in common with most houses in the area. Gas is used indoors for the
Kitchen hob and outdoors for a gas hob and paella cooker.
No. of Beds: 5
No. of Reception Rooms: 2
Floor Space (metres squared): House: 266 Total 8892
Plot (metres squared): 8892
Covered area (metres squared): 8892
Parking: Off Street Parking
No of Outbuildings: Pump house with pool equipment. Washing machine and dryer.
Distance from Sea: 30 mins
Distance from Airport: 30 mins
Distance from Golf: 15 mins
Distance from Main Attraction: 15 mins
About the area:
The Province of Cadiz is in south Spain. its capital is Cadiz, an ancient port city on a promontory.
it is home to a gold-domed cathedral and more than 100 watchtowers, like the Torre Tavira. North, Donana National Park is a major wetland bird habitat.
Jerez de la Frontera is known for its Moorish fort, sherry and equestrian school.
Bodegas dot the sherry towns of Sanlucar de Barrameda and El Puerto de Santa Maria.
The town is 5 Km (3 miles) away by a good quality road, the CA6103.
3G and 4G coverage, Adult education centres, including evening classes, Ample parking, free and payable
Bus station, routes into the mountains and surrounding towns and cities, Churches, Cinema, Five large national chain supermarkets
Health Centres with 24hr emergency operation, Hotels and a Parador, Large number of restaurants, bars and cafes.
Motorway quality roads to Jerez, Seville, Cadiz, Algeciras, Gibraltar and Malaga
Outdoor market on Friday, Parks, Petrol stations, several libraries with free internet access
Selection of banks and ATMs, Schools for all levels, Taxi services, Free Wi-Fi in most bars and restaurants, Algeciras for access to North Africa, Arcos for golf
Beaches along Costa de la luz, Cadiz for culture and history, Cadiz Mountains for walks and “White Villages” scenery
El Puerto de Santa Maria for fish restaurants and ferry to Cadiz, Jerez for equestrian activities, sherry bodegas and more golf
Montecastillo for MotoGP, golf and F1 testing, Seville for flamenco and Moorish architecture