Built to an exceptional standard this hidden gem is nestled in the rural countryside between Benissa & Calpe affording stunning sea and valley views. Distributed over 3 levels with a commanding build size of 630m2 and a well established plot of 10332m2 with 6 bancales of various fruit trees. The garden has automatic irrigation system, its own well 120m deep and is completely fenced for added security. Accessed via secure gates to a serene courtyard where the garden has been incorporated into the space. There is an additional entrance again with automatic gates that leads directly to Calpe.
Entrance to the house leads into a large hallway, straight on takes you through to the spacious lounge that has large French windows and fireplace taking you straight out to the naya/pool area. Whilst to the left is the guest toilet and the country style fully equipped kitchen with large utility space and more french windows leading out to the large naya/pool area. Through the kitchen to the dining space [also accessible from the other way round from the lounge]. On this level is the pool terrace area with outside bathroom, large 12 x 6 heated pool and automatic cover with fantastic summer kitchen and dining area constructed with unique materials sourced from all over the world. To the side of the pool there is a purposely built children's area thats gated. To the right from the entrance there is the office/double bedroom and the internal staircase.
The sweeping staircase leads up to the balcony style landing where there is an additional 3 double bedrooms [two of them with en suites and with doors out to a terrace], the master quarters affords a dressing as well as the en suite.
Downstairs also via internal staircase leads to an access door to the double garage, sauna and utility room. Just on from there leads to 2 double bedrooms with a bathroom shared by both bedrooms and cloakroom. Also on this level there is another unique feature "the wine cellar" this has been built with traditional stone kept at a controlled temperature that then takes you though to a large underbuild [hidden room].
Special features include purification system, Solar heating, underfloor heating, radiators downstairs, inside & outside alarm system, built in sound system in all main rooms, separate water supply to the house [deposit, calcium treatment, UV treatment] and just 10 minutes by car to the beaches and towns of Calpe as well as the centre of Benissa.
The fruit trees are listed below;
Lemon, sweet lemon, lime, 4 types of oranges, cumquats, lemon quats, grapefruit, nectarine, mispels, pomegranate, figs, maquis, prunes, apricot,lychee, mulberry, starfruit, algarrobo, avocado, olives (they produce between 100 and 200 liter top quality olive oil per year)
Benissa is one of the oldest towns in the Costa Blanca. Situated 275m above sea level in the Province of Alicante. It is a stone´s throw away from the N332 (national road) and the motorway that connects Alicante and Valencia. It has its own train station.
Benissa consists of two parts: the medieval centre inland and the coastal area. Benissa has 4 km of coastline with beaches, coves and cliffs. There is an international community. Most foreigners live in the coastal area. The locals found their homes in the “pueblo”.
Benissa has some terraced vineyards. Here you find old fincas (farms). Many of these country houses are now turned into family houses or bed and breakfasts. The majority of these country estates enjoy panoramic sea views and views of the Peñon d’Ifach in Calpe. Benissa is also a popular holiday destination for tourist from Northern Europe.
The centre of Benissa is charming. The impressive Cathedral Purissima Xiqueta dominates the large town square. Wander through the narrow streets and feel how it was in the old days. Look up to see the tiled balconies, which are typical for the villages in this area. Around the square are various bars and restaurants. Here tourists meet the locals. On Saturday there is a weekly market. An ideal place for fresh products and clothes. Benissa has a catholic history. There is a pretty Franciscan monastery on the outskirts of the village.
The coastline of Benissa is 4km long and nestled between Moraira and Calpe. There are various beaches, coves and cliffs. La Fustera is the number one beach of Benissa. A small sandy beach popular with families. With all amenities for a perfect day at the sea. Another popular beach is Bassetes. Here you find Benissa´s Club Nautico and some nice restaurants. A good place for watersports like sailing, SUP and scuba diving. Click here to learn everything about the coves and beaches in Benissa.
A must do is a walk on the ecological path. An easy walk along the coast with lovely views on the crystal-clear water. Wooden panels next to the path explain the flora and fauna.
Benissa has its own 9 holes Golf Course in San Jaime.
During the year many activities take place. In January is the “Fira I Porrat de Sant Antonti”. More than 2 weeks of activities for the whole family. With animal blessing, a fairground, medieval market, devil fire dances and much more.
In April is the “Fiesta of Purissima Xiqueta”, the patron saint of Benissa. Processions, crowning of the Queen of the fiesta, music and bull running.
The famous “Moors and Christians” celebration takes place in June. A colourful event with parades and more.
In October is the Multicultural Festival. Different nationalities present their products, food, dances et cetera.
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