Romantic cottage in lush nature in the Sierra de Gredos
This charming house is built on a single floor and is lovingly decorated. It has an entrance hall with a writing table, a large country kitchen with a dining area that seats 8, a cosy living room with a large fireplace and views of the garden, a double bedrooms with a 135 cm. wide bed and a mezzanine with another mattress, a second double bedroom with a 135 cm. wide bed, and a full bathroom with a comfortable shower.
The pretty and very well looked after garden has a small water reservoir for a refreshing bath, that feeds on constantly renewing spring water and doesn't contain any chlorine. There are several outdoor tables seating 10-16 persons.
The house is very quiet as it stands on a 100.000 m2 private farming property, with cows, donkeys and chicken. The property is situated on the banks of a lovely mountain river, and has beautiful views of the Sierra de Gredos.
The property is at 180 km. south-west from Madrid, and at 3 km. from Villanueva de la Vera, a very charming village with a perfectly preserved medieval center, shops, restaurants, terraces, etc.
In the nearby mountain rivers are lovely rock pools where one can swim undisturbedly from May till October.
The area offers a great variety of activities, including visits to sights such as the Yuste Monastery. where emperor Charles V spent the last years of his life, the Parador-castle of Jarandilla de la Vera, and the towns of Trujillo and Cáceres, with their conquistador palaces.
There are also excellent hiking and biking routes, horseback riding stables, kayaking on the Tietar river, and golf in nearby Candeleda, or at the 18 hole golf course in Talayuela that was designed by Severino Ballesteros.
Dining Room Seats8
100 000 m2