Quinta das Palmeiras is a beautifully located, completely autonomous and self-sufficient property that was built with central european standards.
A well-constructed infrastructure with own water and electricity, several living units with high-end construction standards and direct proximity to one of Portugals largest fresh water lakes: Barragem do Cabril.
The Quinta offers three individual accomodation possibilities: the main house with two floors and beautiful views over the lake, a groundfloor T1 building with cork façade and complete infrastructure, and a groundfloor wooden house / chalet.
The main house has a total area of 186 m2 and was built with high quality materials. It features a solid wood floor (oak) with floor heating that runs through solar and wood-fired heating. Windows and doors with triple glazing according to German standards, tilt & turn function with incorporated mosquito nets.
The kitchen is equipped with “Miele” furniture. The main ridge beam is a 500-year old oak beam Germany. And a lot more.
The house faces South and has large windows, providing bright and cozy atmospheres.
Stunning views over the lake and property offer a delight for heart and soul!
The “cork” house has a footprint of 50 m2 as a T1 and offers interesting possibilities for an additional and independent residence with all of the infrastructure.
The wooden house has a footprint of 36 m2 as a “studio”.
A autonomous 11-kW solar system with a backup generator provides electricity for the entire property.
Water comes from a private borehole and water spring. There’s a water softening system installed in the main house.
The sewage system is provided by a 2-chamber septic tank from the German brand “Biorock” with a water cleansing system. The residual water is currently being used for the garden.
The property is mainly terraced and there’s an automatic irrigation system in place (subterranean water pipes with timers). The agriculture is done without chemicals and there are lots of fruit trees including chestnuts, kiwis, grapes, lemons, oranges, pears, peaches, almonds, pomegranades, quinces, nectarines, apricots, physalis and other delicious organic fruits.
In the upper part of the property there’s a covered area with a workshop.
A forest part is also included in the property.
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Private access road.
The property is located close to Pedrogao Grande with shopping possibilities, schools, doctors, etc.
About 45 minutes to Coimbra with all the amenities. 1 hour to Atlantic coast.
2 hours to both international airports of Lisbon and Porto.