Wow! A spacious cortijo style villa in one of the most prestigous urbanisations on the coast, with stunning views and yet walkable to amenities and the beach
This impressive six bedroom, seven bathroom villa comprising of over 1,000m of luxury, is set within a plot of 2050m. Close to the beach and amenities, this magnificent property is located half way between Marbella and Estepona in an exclusive urbanisation. Enter through the electric gates you are greeted by a cortijo style villa, secluded by its high walls covered in flowering Bougainvillea. The house is surrounded by beautiful mature gardens which have been meticulously nurtured. There is a wide range of plants, trees and shrubs to delight any horticulturist.
The house is set on three levels. The arched wooden doors entice you into the entrance hall and beyond into the large 100m lounge and dining room with its chandeliers, marble floors, open fire and two sets of sliding doors out onto the covered terrace. From here you can see the pool, with its "walk-in beach", the gardens and along the coast as far as Gibraltar. On this floor you will find a fully fitted kitchen and utility room, four double bedroom suites all with en-suite bathrooms.
Bedroom one has a separate seating area and the bathroom with its marble floor and walls has a Jacuzzi bath, walk-in shower and "his 'n' hers" sinks.
The second bedroom has a seating/dressing area and the bathroom has a bath and a shower.
Bedroom three has a dressing area and a bathroom with an aroma therapy Jacuzzi bath and glass shower cubicle.
The last bedroom on this level has a dressing area, lounge and marble bathroom with "his 'n' hers" sinks, Jacuzzi bath and walk-in hydro massage shower.
The large kitchen has loads of cupboards and granite workspace. It is fully fitted with double sinks, dishwasher, double oven, grill and four ring hob. Adjacent there is a utility room with fridge freezer, microwave, washing machine and tumble dryer.
This level also has a guest WC and a cloak room.
Upstairs there is bedroom number five which boasts a large private terrace with spectacular panoramic views of Africa and the coast, the pool and gardens. The bedroom, has of course, walk-in wardrobes and the marble bathroom has a sunken oval Jacuzzi bath, twin sinks and a large walk-in shower.
The lower floor covers a huge space which has many possibilities to be used as desired. It currently has a separate bedroom, full bathroom and fully fitted kitchen so could be a self-contained guest apartment or servants quarters. There is a bar and wine cellar, a dining area, lounge area, a full size snooker table, an additional party/entertaining room of 100m, TV room, gymnasium, toilet, walk-in shower, sauna and an indoor heated swimming pool. There is also lots of storage space.
The house has been finished to the highest of standards and has full individual hot and cold air conditioning, solar heated water, oil burner, thermostatically controlled central heating in all rooms, centrally connected alarm system, 2,000 litre water reserve tank, electrically operated entrance and garage doors, plus electrically operated, sunken grills on the patio doors for added security.
The mature garden with its terraces and garden areas has plenty of space for lounging, sun-bathing and entertaining. There is a barbecue, machinery room, pump room and gardeners storage room, as well as an additional toilet and shower. The garage has space for two cars and a golf buggy and there is plenty of secure parking for guest cars outside the house.
This house really has to be seen to appreciate it in its full splendour!
Marbella- the resort is not just for the rich and famous though they are catered for, but more so in neighbouring Puerto Banus. The centre of Marbella is located 51km west of Malaga International airport and like other resorts along the Costa del Sol caters for all tourist and resident needs. There are numerous hotels that line the Passeo Maritimo (promenade) that runs the length of Marbella's coastline as well as individual villas and villa complexes as well as apartment developments. These can also be found throughout the town of Marbella.
Puerto Banus has a relatively short history but probably the most notoriety of all the resorts on the Costa del Sol. Located just over 58km from Malaga International Airport and 6km from the centre of Marbella. The coastal bus route runs along the main road linking Banus with the rest of the Costa. Puerto Banus takes its name from the architect Jose Banus who designed the town in 1970. The original design was for a luxury marina and shopping centre. Since then the resort has developed to become a party place for the rich and famous with its numerous exclusive beach clubs and beaches and the hectic nightlife of VIP clubs and music venues.
Nueva Andalucia is located 60km west of Malaga International Airport and just 1km from Puerto Banus. This picturesque resort is backed by the La Concha Mountain and from its foothills Nueva Andalucia begins to expand down to the coast encompassing the 2 golf courses, 1 of which is floodlit for night golf and there are 2 lakes in amongst the various urbanisations that make up Nueva Andalucia.
Estepona is located 81km from Malaga International Airport and only 49km from Gibraltar. The area of Estepona shares its borders with Marbella in the east and Caseras and Manilva in the west. The population of Estepona is 67,101 in habitants. The average yearly temperature is 17 degrees and the average rainfall for the year is 900mm. There are 8 golf courses in Estepona and 4 five star hotels and it has 21km of coastline with 13 beaches, 4 of which have been awarded a blue flag. Estepona also has a marina which is spilt into two. One side of the marina is a lively fishing port where daily catches are traded and the other being a modern sports marina ideal for boat trips, sea fishing and yachting.