Listing Price: €120,000
Province: Almeria - Andalucia
Build Size m2: 130
Swimming Pool: 8 x 4 metres with roman steps into pool
Additional Features: Plot which is fully enclosed with walls
Located in a quiet residential area just twenty minutes from the country town of Albanchez with all the usual amenities including bars, restaurants, hotel, supermarket
Double entrance gates lead onto the plot which is fully enclosed with walls and a decorative balustrade
French windows lead into the spacious open plan kitchen/diner, 3.44 x 2.61m with fitted wall and floor storage units. Included in the sale are built-in electric oven & microwave, gas hob and overhead extractor, washing machine plus two upright fridge freezers.
Dining room 5.35 x 3.32m with hot/cold air conditioning unit.
Beautiful spacious lounge 6.08 x 5.13m with hot/cold air conditioning unit. Patio doors lead to outside terrace.
Separate small storage room.
Master bedroom 4.40 x 3.80m with quality tiled en-suite shower room. Hot/cold air conditioning unit.
Two guest bedrooms, 4.28 x 3.35m and 4.01 x 3.52m, both rooms have hot/cold air conditioning unit.
Separate beautifully tiled family size bathroom.
Lovely 8 x 4 metres swimming pool with roman steps into the pool, plus a winter cover. Surrounded by sun terraces.
Mains electric and water
Satellite TV, broadband and landline telephone available.
Council tax in the UK is based on the assumed capital value of the dwelling whereas Council Tax in Spain is calculated on the rateable value of the property valor catastral and is applicable to resident and non-resident property owners alike. It is a municipal tax payable to the local Town Hall
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The municipality of Albánchez (726 inhabitants in 2008; 3,510 ha; municipal website) is located on the northern slopes of the Sierra de Los Filabres, 80 km south of Almería.
Situated in the middle of an impressive natural space. Albanchez is within the Natural Park of Sierra Magina, 3,000 hectares of beautiful countryside. Albanchez is a typical Moorish village with white houses and narrow streets. Its main industry is marble, alongside agriculture, fruit and olive trees, vines and almonds are the main production grown on small plots of land.
Albánchez was reconquered by the Christian Kings in 1488; transfered to Pedro Manrique Lara, the village was incorporated in the 16th century to the Marquisate of Los VŽlez. In 1518, the village was rebuilt by Moriscos; after their expelling from Spain, the village was resettled by Catholic families from 1572 onwards.
Citrus growing increased the wealth of the village, whose population peaked at 3,425 in 1882. Since then, population has dramatically decreased due to immigration to other parts of Spain and South America, not compensated yet by foreign immigration, especially from Britain.
The aqueduct locally known as “Los Arcos” (The Arches) was built in the late Roman Empire and subsequently used by the Morisco and Christian settlers of Albánchez; abandoned long ago, the monument has however been completely preserved and restored several times. Made of five arches, the bridge is 45 m in length and 16.4 m in height.
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