This wonderful Villa and sculptures exhibition centre is situated in the tranquil area of southern Spain called La Barca which is approximately 10 km. from the historical white pueblo of Jimena de la Frontera. This property is surrounded with orange and lemon groves. Approximately a 40 minutes drive from our feeder airport at Gibraltar.
The property consists on the ground floor a vast lounge/exhibition area for the owners works. Very bright and airy room with log burning stove and fire place, the room is further enhanced by a fantastic ceiling rosed star above the chandelier. The brightening effect is obtained from the many windows from the surrounding terrace. At present the owners workshop leads off this lounge, this could easily be transformed into a large dining room, two bedrooms or even a play room.
Raised from the main lounge floor is the fully fitted kitchen, ideal for socializing whilst still preparing a dinner party. Next to the kitchen is the utility room housing the washing machine, tumble dryer and water heater. Also on this slightly raised area there are 2 bedrooms, 1 of which is at present utilized as an office with wi.fi connection. Finally a fully fitted bathroom.
Along the excellently bright hallway leads you to the upper floor. At the top of the stairway is a small but comfortable sitting room which is ideal for the cooler evenings. Out along the conservatory type passageway there are 2 further bedrooms which are very bright with bathroom between them.
Leaving the conservatory takes you out onto the large terrace which can be lit extensively and looks out to the stunning countryside. Where you can enjoy the smells and the aroma from the many surrounding orange groves.
The exterior of the property is covered with mature gardens, many different fruit trees, lighting also enhances the terracing and the swimming pool also has fitted lights. in the lower garden area are built 2 stables with their own water and electricity. These could easily be converted into either an outside kitchen or a studio casita (Small cottage) or guest house.
The nearest town with facilities is Jimena de la Frontera. The whole area is surrounded by the Natural Park called Los Alcornacales. This village has all the requirements for country living. Banks, supermarkets, schools for all ages, medical centre, Dentists and many restaurants serving good quality traditional Spanish cuisine.