Description - Descrição - Beschrijving
Farm with 3.35 hectares, situated on a quiet location in the vicinity of Alcains, and located 10 minutes from Castelo Branco.
The farm, certified in organic production since 1/1/2019, was designed using the principles of Permaculture and evolving towards Fukuoka Natural Agriculture and has been in a regenerative process since October 2015.
It has an unfinished, beautiful rural construction of granite stone, with living area of 105m2, and the possibility of being increased. The roof is high and made with chestnut wood support beams which makes a warm and stylish atmosphere. The walls, windows and doors are recovered.
There is a 120m (8m3 / day) borehole with associated pump, accompanied by a set of solar panels (10 panels of 270watts) used for irrigation, which may also supply the building.
In addition to the borehole, the farm has 1 well with a capacity of 100m3 and another with a capacity of 30m3, a temporary Mediterranean pond with huge ecological and systemic value and three water storage tanks.
The municipal electricity grid is at the entrance of the property.
It has olive groves with over 300 olive trees, an extensive and ancient vineyard, ancient trees and fruit trees such as pear, quince, pomegranate, fig and orange tree. In addition, a 0.4ha of agroforestry with a diverse orchard, forest trees, shrubs and aromatics were planted in 2017.
Stored olive wood with stock for 2-3 years.
Vegetable beds with 300m2. Existence of three bee hives, with potential for more.
Centenary stone wall of 800m on the perimeter of the farm.
Hoses, irrigation tubing, pump, pruning and miscellaneous equipment and tools included.
Good access via dirt road which is being widened at the moment.
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