Spacious 5 bed villa divided as 2 bedroom ground floor apartment & 3 bedroom 1st floor apartment
Property type: Villa
Area (M 2)
Land Size: 220 M 2
Year Built: 1981
SPACIOUS 3 BED VILLA on the outskirts of BEAUTIFUL SILVES. Divided up into 2 BEDROOMS on the ground floor & 3 BEDROOOMS on the 1st floor, ideal for RENTAL OPPORTUNITIES or large FAMILY HOME. GARDEN with HOT TUB, BBQ, OPEN COUNTRYSIDE VIEWS, GARAGE & WALKING to AMENITIES. ONLY 15 min to many BEACHES
This SPACIOUS PROPERTY is rare to find on the market, offering a diverse range of RENTAL OR LIVING OPPORTUNITIES. As you enter the property, there is a communal hall and stairway which gives separate entrances to both parts of the property. To the left is the front door leading to the downstairs property and through here you enter into a light OPEN PLAN LIVING & DINING area, complete with corner FEATURE FIREPLACE, with log burner. There is plenty of room for both seating and separate dining areas and the FULLY EQUIPPED KITCHEN sits off this room, nicely nestled in the corner, ideal for social entertaining. There are 2 DOUBLE BEDROOMS, one with fitted WARDROBES, A FAMILY BATHROOM which comes complete with WC, SINK UNIT and BATH with SHOWER OVERHEAD and a door which leads through to the INTERNAL GARAGE. This could be kept as it is or it could be converted into a further living area.
Carrying on up the communal stairway is the entrance to the first floor property. Here there are 3 DOUBLE BEDROOMS, two with built in wardrobes, a FAMILY BATHROOM with 3 piece suite and a KITCHEN area. There is a LARGE LIVING & DINING room with FIREPLACE and DECORATIVE CEILING and from here you have access to the TERRACE through 2 FRENCH DOORS, giving lovely views over SILVES GARE. To the front of this property there is another TERRACE AREA which looks out over the rear and countryside. To the right are steps which lead down to the LOW MAINTENANCE garden. Access can also be gained to the garden through the downstairs property and from the side access at the front.
The garden has been very well maintained and features a SUMMER HOUSE and SINK which could be used in a number of ways, a 6 seated HOT TUB with COLOUR CHANGING LIGHTS, a BUILT in BBQ and a traditional style BREAD OVEN. There is plenty of seating area and also access to an OUTSIDE UTILITY AREA & WC, with full electrics and plumbing. The garden looks out over NON-OBSTRUCTIVE VIEWS of the countryside with no buildings or neighbours this side and although the road can be seen, the road noise is not interfering. The garden could easily be split into two, to allow for separate outdoor living areas, especially as there are separate accesses.
The communal stairway also leads up to another floor leading to the ROOF TERRACE where the hills of MONCHIQUE can be seen clearly and the lovely SILVES COUNTRYSIDE. Here there is room for sun loungers, seating area and you could even place a further BBQ for more AL FRESCO DINING. A further room sits off the roof terrace, which at present is not used but it could be converted with permission, into another bedroom or living area.
This property offers numerous OPPORTUNITIES by either using it as a LARGE FAMILY HOME, or separate APARTMENTS for LIVING and RENTAL INVESTMENT, to suit you individual needs. Energy rating F
This property is ideally located having CAFÉ´S, a MINI SUPERMARKET and the TRAIN STATION all within walking distance, where travelling across the Algarve from Lagos to Faro is within very easy reach. SILVES TOWN is only 5 minutes drive away and under 3km which could be walked for a daily stroll. The beautiful BEACHES of the Algarve can be reached in under 20 minutes and FARO AIRPORT is only 40 minutes away by car.
SILVES is a beautiful, diverse town and it is the old HISTORIC CAPITAL of the ALGARVE, with quaint cobbled streets, numerous cafes, restaurants, health Centre, bank, chemist and numerous supermarkets. From the main front of the town the RIVER ARADE runs along to Portimao where you can enjoy the views with one of the many BOAT TRIPS. Silves is well known for its MEDIEVAL FESTIVAL in the summer which is one of the largest in PORTUGAL, BEER FESTIVAL and weekly markets where you can purchase fresh fruits and vegetables from the local farmers. There are many excellent restaurants from Seafood through to Chicken Piri piri making this town, the PERFECT ALL YEAR ROUND TOWN. Centrally located in the Algarve, Silves is only 45 minutes to the AIRPORT and 20 minutes to numerous AWARD WINNING BEACHES, including the popular BENAGIL CAVES, CARVOEIRO and PRAIA ROCHA to name just a few.