Beautiful 3 Bedroom House on Magnificent 10 Acre Plot, Calaceite, Teruel Province, Spain
Parcela 59 Quino,
Polygon 7, Cami de Arens,
Thanks to its glorious climate, inspirational natural scenery and low living costs, Spain continues to be one of the best places across the world to be at any time of year. On offer here is a unique opportunity to invest into this fantastic part of the world with this stunning house and land.
Located in the hills with fantastic views of nearby Calaceite and the surrounding mountains, the house features 3 bedrooms, 3 reception rooms, 3 bathrooms, mezzanine, terrace areas and, as mentioned, is set on 10 acres of lush green land that features a vast range of wildlife and plants including olive and almond groves.
in an era where we are all becoming more aware of how our lives affect the natural environment, this property is setting the standard with numerous eco-friendly designs and ideas resulting in the house being almost entirely self-sufficient. The house has central heating (new pellet boiler) and double glazing throughout. There is a wood burner in the lounge too for cosy winter nights. The house is powered by an excellent 48v solar system and a 10,000-litre cisterna for water storage. A garage houses the solar equipment, pellet burner and backup generator. As well as the innovative features around the house, the surrounding land also plays its part by encouraging the growth of plants and wildlife, vital parts of our eco-system that we all need now more than ever before.
This property not only offers buyers a comfortable, spacious and modern place to live but also an exciting venture into the Spanish holiday rental market, thanks to its spectacular location. Thanks to the emergence of direct rental sites such as Airbnb and booking.com, this market has been growing rapidly over the past decade and this region pf Spain is consistently one of the most popular areas across Europe for holiday rentals.
This location really does offer the best of both worlds as it secluded and private, without being too far away from shops, bars and restaurants in nearby Calaceite. The region’s stunning beaches are also just a relatively short drive away (40 mins approx..). This location is also the perfect base from which to discover many of Spain’s other fascinating areas such as nearby Tarragona, Tortosa, Zaragoza and the iconic city of Barcelona (just over 2.5 hours away by car and there also direct trains).
Sports and leisure fans will be delighted with the vast array of walking, cycling, motorsports, water sports and fishing areas in the vicinity and there are also may excellent areas that are famous for wine making in the famous Terra Alta region. This region also boasts numerous areas and sites of historical interest and significance including a site where the part of the famous battle of Ebro occurred.
The area is also very well-connected transport wise via road, rail and air. There is a bus to Barcelona and also a rail link to Barcelona and Madrid in Mora de Ebro, 30 mins away, with car parking. The nearest airport is Reus Airport which is roughly 90km away.
FURTHER PROPERTY DETAiLS
Finca off grid with country house 444m2 and land nearly 4 hectares, ideal for living or tourism. The house is built to a very high standard with architect’s project and all legal permits. Located in a beautiful area approx 2km from the historical village of Calaceite with stunning panoramic views.
The house is on two levels and was designed to take advantage of the scenery and natural light from every aspect of the building. Traditional stone walls have been retained at the front and rear adding a rustic feel.
The first floor consists of outside parking, large covered terrace and original stone wall and entrance to the open plan area that has modern fitted kitchen, indoor terrace, dining area and large living room with patio doors out to the big terrace, laundry room with shower and toilet. Hallway leads to three double bedrooms all en-suite and with patio doors to outside. From the kitchen/dining area stairs lead to the open plan top floor with office and another large living room with doors leading to covered terrace with views of the countryside and village from both sides. Electricity is a top quality 48v solar power system, 4kw per hour, with eighteen panels running all electrical appliances no problem, stored in the garage, for the winter central heating and a wood burner in the living room. internet connected.
The laundry room and shower room are separate rooms. The shower room can be entered from the covered terrace.. There is a cloaks cupboard in the hall also. There is also a large store cupboard under the staircase.
The land is nearly 4 hectares (37.000m2) at the entrance there is a small private wood with pine trees, many olive trees that are not in production but could be. Chemical products have never been used on the trees or the land, totally eco-friendly.
This property is very unique due to its size and is perfect for living a quiet life in Spain and still been close to all amenities also with the correct permissions would be ideal for a campsite or some form of rural tourism.
The house is in a very quiet location but has access to many diverse areas and activities. it would be good for a retreat, meditation, yoga sessions or even a restaurant (permissions would need to be investigated).
ABOUT THE AREA
Calaceite is situated on the western side of a hill, between the Matarrana and Alga valleys. it is a delightful town with aesthetic attractions: the parish church of La Asuncion (17th- 18th centuries) a baroque work with three naves and a monumental facade; the City Hall, which is Renaissance; the chapel of San Antonio (17th century), situated on the street of the same name; the hermitages of San Roque (17th-19th centuries) and La Virgen del Pilar (18th century). There is also a Gothic terminal cross (13th- 14th centuries) with an octagonal pillar and a simple base, which was rebuilt in the 15th century. Calaceite also preserves numerous buildings from the 18th century.
in the Calaceite district is the iberian archaeological site of San Antonio, where pieces from the 5th century BC have been found.
There have been very small numbers of Covid19 in the village and obviously the house is totally removed from any chance of infection.
There is Excellent wifi (Eurona) and Telephone, (Movistar, EE) ,reception at the property, which can be used for working from home.
There are local wine cellars. The region is Terra Alta. (https://www.facebook.com/cellerjosepvicens), (https://www.tripadvisor.com/Attraction_Review-g4074594-d13565114-Reviews-Herencia_AltesGandesa_Terra_Alta_Terres_de_l_Ebre_Province_of_Tarragona_Catalo.html)
Local Butcher sells locally farmed Lamb and also locally farmed Goat, you will also find locally produced honey and cheeses.
The region is famous for olive oil production from high grade olives. The name Calaceite means village of oil. There is an excellent restaurant in the village. There are also others in the region. There are hotels in the village from high end to economical.
The local village has a number of Festivals throughout the year, which are well attended.
The village was the home of Jose Donoso, a writer. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Obscene_Bird_of_Night
The region is famous for Terra Alta wines and Gandesa has a new winery which is open to the public and has both traditional and innovative production techniques from organic vines (https://terresdelebre.travel). The region is also famous for its part in the Battle of the Ebro and has many stories and artefacts of the time.
(https://terresdelebre.travel) El ports national park for climbing walking horse riding. Bennet’s Rock.
https://www.motorlandaragon.com/en/road-racing-circuit. Motor racing, Car and Motor Bike.
Fishing: The region is famous for the large Catfish in The River Ebro. Many fishing spots nearby, Caspe, Mora de Ebro , Amposta (https://www.catfishingcaspe.com/catfish-fishing-in-spain), (https://www.catfishtours.co.uk/#first-section), (https://www.riverebrovilla.com/information/activities/canoeing-kayaking)
For a superb visual representation of the area, copy and paste the following link to your browser: https: https://youtu.be/Y_fF8U_gXK4
Located in a peaceful and well-run area.
Spacious 450m2 house.
10 acres of beautiful, lush green private land.
Situated about 1.5km from the historic village of Calaceite, which has all usual amenities and 24hr medical cover.
3 reception rooms.
Terrace areas with stunning views.
Vast array of eco-friendly features including solar powering, wood pellet burner and double glazing.
Vast array of wildlife and plant-life in surrounding land.
Massive potential in the holiday rental market.
Close to essential amenities such as shops, bars and restaurants.
Close to many of the regions world-famous beach areas.
Close to many other areas of outstanding natural beauty in the terra alta wine region.
San Antonio can be seen from the house.
The village also hosts painting competitions and exhibitions of Art work.
Locally grown fruit and vegetables.
Donoso’s house still stands in the village.
There is a museum for Joan Cabre who excavated the iberian village.
Perfect base from which to discover many of Spain’s other fascinating areas.
Many fantastic walking, cycling, motorsports, water sports and fishing areas in the vicinity.
Excellent transport links.