Fabulous Quinta for sale in the heart of the Serra
de São Mamede Natural Park above the city of
Portalegre with nearly 2 hectares of well maintained
land and a 1/2 hectare organic roman vineyard.
The property consists of a single-storey main
house, separate garage, an outdoor kitchen and
bathroom, 60m2 outbuilding and sits on a plot
of nearly 2 hectares of completely fenced land.
It has mains electricity, water from a registered
borehole, a well, 2 water storage tanks and good
access via a council maintained track.
As well as the 1/2 hectare roman vineyard, (possibly
the highest in the Alentejo), the land has various
fruit trees including cherry, apple, pear, peach,
kiwi, caci fruit, loquat, strawberry tree, hazlenut,
chesnut and olive. Other trees around the property
include cork, oak and pine.
The property has no immediate neighbours and yet
is a 10 minute drive from the municipal city of
Portalegre. There are 2 restaurants, a public
swimming pool and 2 river beach swimming pools
nearby. There are also a number of marked walking
trails in the area including one that passes by
the property. The peak of the Sao Mamede, which,
south of the Tejo River, is the highest point
in Portugal can be seen from the terrace.
The property is situated in an outstanding locale
of natural beauty with an abundance of fauna and
flora to hand.
The main house consists of a single-storey building
containing 6 equal sized rooms, a small kitchen
and a bathroom. The rooms are currently used as
a bedroom, a lounge, a dressing room, a workroom/
art studio, a dining room and an entrance hall/study.
Floors are tiled throughout. All external doors
and windows are newly installed uPVC aluminium
double glazed with fitted retractable fly screens
and adjustable louvre external shutters. Winter
heating is a wood burning stove. The roof is nearly
new and the main house has all guttering fitted.
The outdoor kitchen has an open fireplace and
sink unit and plumbing for a washing machine.
The outdoor bathroom includes a toilet and wash
basin. Both have electric connected.
The detached garage has room for a car, currently
a Renault Kangoo, and plenty of room to use as
a workshop or tool shed and also has electric
The 60m2 outbuilding consists of 4 equal sized
rooms which are currently used to store firewood
and gardening equipment. This building was previously
used as animal storage and is in a state of disrepair
but could be rennovated into guest accommodation
for friends and family or rentals.
This is a property where you can do absolutely
nothing but move in or there is plenty of opportunity
for improvements. The kitchen is small but recently
renovated and the bathroom is basic but funcional
but would benefit from some renovation work.
The layout and shape of the land also provides
an opportunity for rural tourism, glamping,
eco-spheres, yurts etc. There is even a second
double-gated entrance giving access to the land
allowing segregation from the main house area
meaning any guests would have their own private
This property has the perfect
balance between peace and tranquility, privacy
and isolation, self-suffiency and yet is only
10 minutes drive to Portalgre, the municipal town
of Portalegre, with all it's conveniences of restaurants,
supermarkets, DIY stores, hospital, health centre,
Private Clinics, dentists, bus station (3 hours
to Lisbon) and tourist attractions
The property is situated outside a town/village.