PROPERTY DETAILS Sitting on a large flat private plot of 7000m2 this unique property offers a lot for its money with an impressive main residence with fabulous pool oasis, a self-contained guest apartment and a separate 3 bedroomed Guest House with private pool.
Accessed from a gated drive with a covered car port and separate garage the main two storey residence welcomes you with a wonderful portico pillared entrance into a hallway, bright open plan rooms of generous dimensions and exquisite fittings await that include an elegant lounge with log fire, a study, formal dining area, a fully fitted bespoke kitchen with integrated appliances, granite countertops and island with breakfast bar, the kitchen has sliding glass doors that open into a garden lounge room with stone wall feature overlooking the garden and pool, the formal dining area has glass doors that open to a glazed summer dining room which in turn opens to a covered naya with open views, large areas that open to the pool and gardens to blend the inside with the outside perfect for entertaining, there is also a utility room and guest toilet, the master bedroom with private sun terrace and sea views has a large walk in dressing room and an office area and there is a huge magnificent bathroom with his and her sinks, corner bath, separate shower cubicle and a sauna cabin. The self-contained guest apartment has a private covered terrace and consists of an open plan lounge, kitchen dining area with a double bedroom and separate bathroom with shower. Next to the guest apartment but set back is a purpose-built party entertainment area with a chillout lounge, bar & kitchen, and dining area, perfect for all year round use as you can slide open the glass patio doors to merge onto the terrace in the summer or keep closed in case of inclement weather.
The separate guest house is a hidden gem, with its own private pool, pool shower, large terrace, shaded alfresco dining areas and gardens, an alpine style chalet with an open plan lounge, dining and kitchen area, two double bedrooms, bathroom and another bedroom on the top level accessed by wooden steps, quaint quirky and easily adaptable it offers many uses especially for older family members wanting own privacy, long staying visitors, as a rental income should you wish to holiday let or as staff live in quarters.
This country residence provides many opportunities and being completely enclosed is a private retreat to escape to and enjoy Mediterranean living in a picturesque and peaceful setting yet only a short drive to the beautiful Benissa coast or along to Moraira or Calpe and other nearby stretches of the stunning coastline we have here on the Costa Blanca North.
LOCATION Benissa is situated just off the AP7 motorway and N332 and stretches down to the coast. It is approximately a ninety minute drive from Valencia and one hour from Alicante. Benissa is one of the oldest towns on the Costa Blanca. Different discoveries suggest that there was prehistoric activity in Benissa, as evidenced by the three cave paintings in Pinos district. Old coins and amphorae indicate that the Romans too passed through this region. The origin of the place name Benissa, ‘Beni-Issa’, is considered to be the Arabic for “sons of Issa”, the name of a tribe. Benissa has a rich legacy of monuments. A landscape full of contrasts, an atmosphere filled with history. Walking through the old quarter of Benissa, perfectly preserved, you will discover a life-sized museum – cobbled streets, walls built hundreds of years ago and manor houses which transport you back to medieval times. In the heart of Benissa Old Town you will find an attractive selection of supermarkets, shops and boutiques as well as the Cathedral of the Marina Alta which dominates the town square with its palm trees and children’s playground. Market day in Benissa is on a Saturday.
Benissa has approximately four kilometres of coastline and four main beaches which are the Cala Lobella, Baladrar, La Fustera and Cala Pinet.
To the north of Benissa, in Moraira, there are further smaller beaches whilst Calpe a thriving and modern town to the south has long golden sandy beaches with a promenades, a fantastic choice of restaurants including michelin-star recommended plus marinas and trendy bars and clubs.
Benissa also has fabulous sporting facilities. There is a 9 hole par 60 golf course, a number of tennis clubs and a fabulous sports centre with full size football pitch, Olympic size indoor swimming pool which is open all year, gymnasium, badminton courts, padel tennis etc.
The local Spanish schools, both primary and secondary, have children from all nationalities but if you prefer but there are International schools located a short drive away who provide a private bus service.
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