Cortijo for sale in Montefrio, Spain
Beds: 4, Baths: 1
ID Number: 1216
CTP0396-3/4 BEDROOM FARMHOUSE & LAND FOR REFORMATION
Full Description: Location: The Property is situated 25 minutes drive from the Town of Montefrio which has all the necessary amenities such as supermarkets, doctors, banks, bars, hotels, restaurants etc etc.
Montefrio is located at the foot of the Sierra Parapanda and surrounded by a landscape of country houses and olive groves. The village has been declared of historic and artistic interest. The Islamic castle stands on a impressive rock, where the church of La Villa was built after the reconquest of the village in 1486.
Montefrio is still Moorish in character, and the ruins of a Moorish castle sits near the highest point. Being built midway between the Sierra de Priego and Sierra Parapanda, and commanding the open valley between these ranges, it became one of the chief frontier fortresses of the Moors in the 15th century.
The climate of Montefrío is a continental Mediterranean type. The economy is typically agrarian, with olives the main crop. The relatively limited industry revolves around agricultural processing such as oil and dairy products. The population is reported as 6,688.
Airport Access: Granada.
Accommodation Comprises Of The Following:
Several Unmade Rooms.