Alpujarra - Lecrin, Spain

Alpujarra - Lecrin Spain

Cortijo for sale in Orgiva, Spain

Price: €850.000
Beds: 5, Baths: 3
ID Number: 1292

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Full Description: The cortijo known as "La Rehoya" was built in the 19th siecle by one of the EIFFEL´s engineers and belonged to the well known family García-Trevijano Antonio García Moreno and his wife María Trevijano. Antonio García was an honest liberal polititian, president of the Granada casino, and the one in Orgiva. He represented the Orgiva district in the General and Provintial Court, as a lawyer and local judge, he acted as a mediator between rich and poor people, he was the light for many ill and humble people, he was the governor of Malaga and Illo-Illo in the Philipines. A well respected and intelligent man who died in 1909.
Many ilustrated friends and visitors who stayed at La Rehoya such as: Federico García Lorca, Manuel De Falla, Antonio de Luna, Manuel Segura, Segismundo Moret......etc.

After the formal owner, the house was owned by different and interesting people such as Carlos Cano in 1992, the famous spanish singer who was the president of Alhayat association, helping the wellbeing of kids from the Sahara and La Rehoya was the place he choosed to develop this altruistic activity. La rehoya was also before, the base of a famous warehouse and later on, an olive oil mill and co-operative society.


Located in one hectare of land and comprising numerous buildings all placed around a courtyard and in need of renovation.
Main house with approximatly 320m2, main Hall of 140m2, stables and many other outer buildings comprising a total built area of 1500m2.
All mains are connected to the house: electricity, water, telephone ADSL.
It has three water deposits, one underneath the house, one by the house (easily converted into a pool with octogonal shape) and the third one at the bottom of the property (also easily converted into a very large pool). The land is planted with centenary olive trees and amazing 40 meters high Araucaria and Ceder tree by the main house, there are loads of other kind of mature trees.

This property is unique in many senses and it will make a perfect place to develop any turistic activity (an enchanting hotel, a retreat, artists center....), another important factor to be mentioned is the inminent building of a hospital within 10mins so any kind of business in need of this service will also be appropriate.