Villa for sale in Freila, Spain
Wake Up!! Do you want to wake up to this view from the Kitchen Window every morning? From this window you look through the patio to 'Lake Negratin' and the sandstone cliffs across the lake.
Beds: 3, Baths: 2
ID Number: 2010
Villa for Sale
Full Description: A lovely 120 m2 villa positioned in rural countryside in the Granada Province of Andalucia near a small village called Freila.
Set in 6500 m2 of land, encircled by olive groves.
It has 3 Double Bedrooms (1 with en-suite)
Fully fitted Kitchen with gas hob, electric oven & superb granite worktop.
Dining Room linked to the Kitchen & Patio.
Lounge complete with large wood burner.
Main Bathroom comprising a white 3pc suite.
Patio to the rear of the property with beautiful views of Lake Negratin & Jabalcon mountain.
The property is solely operated by Solar Power, this is by choice for free electricity but mains electricity is obtainable if preferred.
Additional Outbuilding/Nave of 30 m2 is ideal for storage/workshop.
The house is maintained to a high standard with many additional features and the outside area is cultivated with plenty of scope for further development.
Our nearest neighbours are approx. 1/2 to 1 km away but for the exception of a farmers outbuilding.
This house is rural and tranquil but is by no means isolated and is close to local amenities.
There are many things the surrounding area has to offer:
LAKE NEGRATIN - 5 minutes away.
The lake is approximately 13 km long with beautiful panoramic views. Everyday produces a different outlook. At times the lake is a vibrant aqua blue, other times it shows a mirrored image of the pink sandstone cliffs that form 1 side of the lake. Negratin has several restaurants around it. The main 1 being 'Cortijo del Cura' just 1.5 km from our dwelling. It is positioned right on the lake edge, overlooking the 'Inland Beach', many activities are held there e.g. Swimming, Sailing, Canoeing and Fishing etc. These things you can enjoy whilst avoiding the crowds of the coastal areas, yet still have fun.... PERFECT!!!!
Alternatively, 1 of the restaurants that sits to the east of the lake has a 'Thermal Banos' (dip-pool) which is fed by the thermal springs from Jabalcon Mountain. It is said to have very therapeutic qualities and is open all year round.
FREILA - 10 minutes away
This is a small village, altitude 804m above sea level, with a population of approximately 1000. A pretty little village with whitewashed cottages, many of which are original caves. It offers a journey back in time, a real Andalucian village with it's traditions & customs intact. The amenities consist of local bars, town hall, post office, doctors, pharmacy, church, public hall (for celebrations), school (free Spanish lessons), a gymnasium, supermarket, ferreteria and it's very own 'Olive Press' and Andalucian Spanish horse stables.
JABALCON MOUNTAIN - 15 minutes away
Jabalcon stands at 1984m above sea level. Popular with hand-gliders, where ramps are situated on the mountain specifically for that reason. Keen abseilers also use this mountain because of it's rock formations. There are tracks, suitable for vehicles, up & around Jabalcon & make brilliant walks, a spectacular way to observe the area. With its aerial views from the top or around it with picturesque scenery, nooks & crannies, wild life & fauna.
BAZA - Nearest Large Town - 20 minutes away
Baza has a population of around 21,000 and has every kind of amenity imaginable; Bus Station, Hospital, Cinema, Shops & Supermarkets, Church's & Municipal Museum and more. Baza is steeped in history and is a renowned market town.
SIERRA de BAZA NATIONAL PARK - 20 minutes away
Home to many species' for many inhabitants. These include; 100 varieties of plants, over 100 types of birds e.g. Golden Eagles, Egyptian Vultures, Eagle Owls etc. 30 species' of mammals, 17 reptiles & 8 amphibians. With existing mapped tourist trails there is lots to discover.
SIERRA NAVADA - SKI CITY & GRANADA - 1 hour away.
* No Camera can capture the beauty of the landscape "Seeing is Believing" *
1. Lake & Mountain View
4. Solar Powered
5. Fully Fitted Kitchen
6. En-suite Bathroom to Master Bedroom
7. Cast Iron Log Burner
10. Maintained to a High Standard
Winter temperature averages 10 degrees C. Summers, dry & warm, averaging temperatures of 25 degrees C +.
Listed by: Suzanne Snape (263)