Farm of 7,9 hectares bordering the Marateca Dam, a unique location in Central Portugal. The property is located in Louriçal do Campo on the North side of the Marateca Dam (Barragem Santa Àgueda) bordering the dam for 200 meters long and another 300 meters with the outflow of the water.
It includes a granite stone villa built in the 19th century consisting of 5 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms, and a few annexes. The land is flat and has a cherry tree plantation and several other fruit trees. Three-phase mains electricity connected and the water supply to the house is from an own well. Irrigation is done from a dam that is inside the land and there is also authorization to use the Marateca dam for irrigation.
The Main House and annexes
The living house and its annexes are registered on an urban article for habitation with a footprint of 528 m2 and a gross constructed area of 700 m2. The living house consists of ground floor and first floor. On the ground floor you find an entrance hall, two bedrooms, a bathroom, kitchen with big fireplace, and living room with fireplace. From the kitchen and living room there is access to the outside. There is also a storage room and wine cellar which are located on the South-West side of the building.
The first floor is reachable by an external staircase and counts three bedrooms. Two of the bedrooms is equipped with air conditioning. Furthermore, there is an L-shaped bathroom, corridor, kitchen, and living room. There is also access to the wooden covered terrace that is facing South-East.
The roof and flooring are made of concrete. On the first floor the kitchen, corridor and bathroom are tiled, and the rest is decorated with wooden floorboards. On the ground floor, everything is tiled, except for the kitchen which has traditional stone flooring.
The annexes next to the house are spacious. There is one annex with a concrete roof of 3,60 x 11,35 x 2,60H m and a warehouse also with concrete roof of 6,70 x 14,40 x 6,45 H m which also has a wooden terrace in front.
There is a cherry tree plantation of 500 trees which takes up 2,8 hectares of the total of 8 Hectares. The cherries can be sold to generate a yearly yield. The size of the land and morphology gives a lot of possibilities for agriculture, plantations and/or grazing animals. There are several fruit trees as well such as fig, orange, loquat, apricot, and some big olive trees.
There is a large dam for irrigation located close to the house, and a mine with spring.
There is an additional storage close to the house of 7,70 x 7,45 m.
The property borders directly with the Marateca Dam, also known as Barragem de Santa Agueda and is situated on the Ocreza river. The Marateca Dam is an irrigation and industrial water dam which supplies the water for, among others, the city of Castelo Branco.
It has a height of 25 m above the foundation (24 m above the natural terrain) and a crest length of 1054 m (and thickness of 7.6 m). The volume of the dam is 435,000 m³. It has a maximum discharge capacity of 15.25 (bottom discharge) + 60 (flood discharger) m³/s. The dam’s reservoir has a floodable surface at the NPA (Full Storage Level) of 6.34 km² and has a total capacity of 37.2 Mio. m³ (useful capacity of 32.7 Mio. m³). The water levels in the reservoir are: NPA of 385 meters, NMC(Maximum Flood Level) of 385.5 meters and NME (Minimum Exploration Level) of 375.5meters.
Watersports can be executed on the water, as long as it is with electric engines.
The area around the dam is rich of flora and fauna. On the property itself there is a nest of storks just next to the house. Next to storks there are also ducks, mainly mallard and beaded duck, coots, grebes, cormorants and herons. During spring, the black kite and booted eagle are frequent. The osprey and the golden kite can appear during the winter.
A gem of a property which is highly suitable for a quiet farm life in Central Portugal.
Located 6 kms from Louriçal do Campo with historic landmarks like Colégio de São Fiel and chapels. Swimming pool, bakery, and café´s. 24 kms from Fundão, 30 kms from Castelo Branco, 2h20 mins from Lisbon Airport.
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Property with 3ha near the town of Oledo.
With good access, by a dirt road about 900m from the national road.
Electricity is nearby.
The property is flat, has a rural construction of about 20m2 and a new roof. The property also has 1 large well with nora, a large dam. Very fertile land for agriculture, namely cowpea plantation. It included fig trees about 100 large olive trees.
With an excellent sun exposure, this small farm is a wonderful refuge in nature.
A temporary structure can be placed on land like a caravan, another type of mobile structure.
It is located 18kms from the Marechal Carmona Dam, 10kms from Idanha-a-Nova, with City Hall, in terms of education, from pre-schools to higher education, Health Center, supermarkets, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, with all services essentials that we need in everyday life.
It is 45km away from the Spanish border.
Village house consisting of ground floor and 1st floor for total reconstruction in a small quiet village to enjoy weekends and holidays or permanent stay, close to Santo André das Tojeiras.
It has an area of 58m2 per floor.
It has two entrances, one from the main street and one at the back.
It is arranged as follows:
Hallway – 4.30m x 1.60m
Division 1 – 4.34m x 2.19m
Division 2 – 4.36m x 2.95m
Kitchen – 2.40m x 3.46m
In the hallway there are stairs that give access to the 1st floor, consisting of 3 bedrooms (4.39m x 2.73m), (2.85m x 2.20m), (2.07m x 2.97m).
In the kitchen there is an exit to the back of the property that gives you access to 3 annexes that serve as storage. Two of the annexes are located across the street, ideal for building a garage/shed and/or a wood-burning oven.
Annex – 2.80m x 3.59m – 2.80m x 4.27m
Annex – 2.30m x 3.45m
The village is located 3kms from Santo André das Tojeiras with various facilities such as Parish Council, Medical Center Extension, cafe, grocery store, social services, public swimming pool. At a distance of 20 kms from Castelo Branco.
Property with about 3.9ha, all fenced. It is located 300m from the tarred road, with very good access by road.
The ideal property to live off the grid, in full contact with nature bordering a stream of water and ideal if you want to start an agricultural project.
A construction of about 67m2 with two large rooms connected to each other and with two entrances, one through the kitchen and living room with wood burning stove. It also has a dry toilet.
Another large room with bedroom and office area.
At the entrance through the kitchen there is a shed.
In this building is installed the solar system with 8 panels, 1 panel with two batteries and a 500W converter for water and electricity pump. It includes a fertilization system.
The other brick building with about 100m2, serves as a warehouse. It also has a chicken coop and a fence for dogs. This property has installed a drip irrigation system in an area of about 1.5ha.
Property with two dams, with a capacity of 500m3 and 1500m3.
The larger dams (4 springs) provide water all year round for the irrigation system and also for domestic use with a filtration system.
A 50m3 tank was renovated/transformed into a swimming pool.
To have potable water it is necessary to invest in a borehole. It included a small vineyard, a century-old olive grove (about 30 olive trees) in full production, several fruit trees from figs, pomegranates, quince trees, it also included pines, eucalyptus, holm oaks.
Please note that the two buildings are not registered, but according to the councils´ project plans it is allowed to legalize a house for habitation.
Living with nature within walking distance of the necessary services, 18 kms from the city of Castelo Branco, 4 kms from Cebolais de Cima and 3 kms from the nearest village, Alfrivida.
Vineyard estate for sale for someone that is looking for a farmers´life in rural Portugal. This farm “Herdade Vinha Grande” has 20 hectares and is located in the municipality of Fundão. If you are dreaming of having your own agricultural business, this is a great opportunity for investment. The vineyard fills a large part of the property (80%) with different grape varieties and generates a yearly income by selling the grapes to wine producers. Of course, you can start producing your own wines here as well. The remaining part consisting of traditional olive groves, arable land and pine trees.
The vineyard is made up of the following grape varieties, which are excellent for wine making:
– Touriga Nacional,
– Cabernet Sauvignon
The vineyard is irrigated by a drip watering system from two large water dams. Furthermore, there are two boreholes which of one provides the water to the houses.
Excellent access to farm by a short dirt track entering by a path covered with stone pines forming an arch.
The farm has two houses and an annex. The main house consists of 3 floors and needs to be renovated. It already has a recent roof with concrete beams:
The ground floor has 3 large divisions:
Storage 1 – 5.05m x 5.50m
Storage 2 – 13.25m x 5.94m
Cellar – 7.10m x 7.10m
Access to the 1st floor is via an exterior Y-shaped staircase with a balcony and a large terrace overlooking the surrounding mountains. The 1st floor includes 3 bedrooms, 1 kitchen room. The 2nd floor is an ample space.
The second house is a ground floor consisting of open space, with entrance through the living room, dining room, kitchen with pantry. A bathroom (2.17m x 2.54m), a bedroom (3.25m x 3.80m) with dressing room.
It has an annex with: Bedroom 1 – 3.95m x 3.23m Bedroom 2 – 2.85m x 3.95m WC – 1.95m x 2.60m Entrance hall – 1.20m x 1.40m
In the extensive farm you will also find a stone ruin for renovation..
This farm has a little bit of historic value as well, as there are two Visigoth tombs that represent the archaeological evidence that Mesolithic inhabitants traveled through the Orca region.
Great farm for Rural Tourism and as an agricultural business. Eligible for agricultural subsidies. Invest in Portugal!
Impressive villa with land located in the countryside in a beautiful village near Castelo Branco. This property has everything you need to have a comfortable and happy life in rural Portugal. The entire property is flat with a house ready to move in. Breathtaking views of the mountains around the property.
The house has two bedrooms and comprises ground floor, first floor with access by exterior stairs and balcony. The main entrance to the house is on the 1st floor where you enter a hallway. The living and dining room with fireplace make a comfortable family area with 4 windows that allow you to enjoy lots of natural light, including the kitchen (29m2) which is equipped with a gas stove, water heater, fridge. On the corridor you will find the master bedroom (13m2). The second bedroom (13 m2). The bathroom (5 m2) with bathtub, has a tall cupboard for storage.
On the ground floor there are two gates, one for access to the garage and the other for access to the back of the house. In addition to the garage (4.00m x 8.65m), it also has two rooms with one window each, (3.78m x 4.54m) and (3.80m x 3.98m). There is a room with a bread oven and wood storage (2.85m x 4.35m). The property is fully fenced with two large access gates, one at the front of the house, the other at the back of the property. The garden has an area of 3480m2, includes 2 concrete water tanks lined with tiles, some fruit trees, vines, and about 100 small olive trees. The land has a borehole with pump and 2 taps, one for irrigation or water tanks, and another for plumbing the house. The house itself works with water from the borehole. The installation of the mains water is done up to the property, you have the possibility of carrying out the installation up to the house.
It has electricity. Gas is supplied by bottles.
The property is sold with all the furniture, from beds, sofas, tractor and all the machinery in the photos, safeguarding some personal property.
This property also includes an annex with two entrances, one for the cellar (4.90 x 3.80 m) and storage (4.90 m x 2.90 m).
Gross built area: 203.90 m2
Land area: 3480 m2
This sale also includes a land with an area of 13,500m2, which is 450m from the property with the house. This land has a part with pine trees and another part all ploughed with olive trees, vines, some fruit trees. It also has a well and a dam. This land is located in the middle of nature, without neighbors.
9 kms from Santo André das Tojeiras with Parish Council, Post Office, Health Center Extension, Day Center for the elderly, bakery, swimming pool, grocery store for essentials, coffee. About 25 km from Castelo Branco.
There are several beautiful river beaches nearby for use during the lovely summer months. A great family home for a quiet life in the Portuguese country.