PICTURESQUE FOREST RETREAT ESTACION GAUCIN
Country property for sale Andalucia ref: MBCOL2
Hidden away in the deep forest of El Colmenar, surrounded by ancient oaks and set in a circular 6000 m2 enclave of fields is this incredible charming country house.
With views of the forest far and wide, the property although remote can actually be accessed by walking about 30 minutes to the closest town of El colmenar ( Cortes de la frontera ), also known as Estacion de Gaucin. Gaucin being a 20 minutes drive away from the Village.
There is also a bumpy track through the forest that will get you to the house, for this you will need a 4×4 but the location is worth your while if you’re a nature lover, want privacy and enjoy Secluded Beauty.
A charming and very rustic build, set in an elevated position overlooking a gorgeous field and the dense Forest beyond, the house is built mainly on one floor except for the main Bedroom, which is on the 1st floor and a generous size, with wooden floors and chestnut beams, it has an incredibly authentic Andalucian feel.
The ground floor there is a patio area covered in stone slabs and a separate kitchen in a small building just a meter from the main entrance to the house.
From the main entrance, you enter a lovely welcoming lounge, that leads through to an office, another lounge area, a Large bathroom, and then through to a large porch area that is just short of a few windows to make into another substantial room that could be used as a bedroom, lounge, lounge kitchen.
There is an old stone-built bread oven that looks hundreds of years old and a threshing circle beyond.
The area offers many unique and jaw-dropping sights. Not least the Forest itself, the Guadiaro River close by, Las buitreras Gorge, and the cute town of El Colmenar which has its own train station and various fantastic restaurants. The area has its own microclimate, Never getting really cold and lush with green vegetation all year around.