This delightfully restored country cottage, which dates back to 1900, can be found in the village of Assafora at the northern tip of the Sintra-Cascais Natural Park. Local grocery stores, cafés and restaurants are in walking distance and São Julião surfers beach is just 3 kms away with Magoito and Samarra beaches also nearby. The popular resort of Ericeira is 15 kms away and within easy reach are the lovely resort of Cascais, well known for its sea food restaurants, and the dramatic architecture of Sintra. Lisbon can be reached in around one hour.
The villa is a lovely brand new reconstruction of a 1900 village house, maintaining the traditional architecture with many traditional details such as the materials used- stone and wood.
Inside, simple designs exude a charming rustic ambiance. The cosy living room has a low beamed ceiling, with TV and wicker furnishings, and there’s a sitting room with a sofa and card table, both having French windows onto the pool and terrace. Above the sitting room there’s a gallery with a divan bed, the ideal place to escape with a book!
The country style kitchen has a breakfast table and is complete with an oven with gas hobs, microwave, coffee maker, washing machine and fridge.
The country kitchen leads to a quaint twin bedroom with iron beds, terracotta tiled floor and a semi en-suite shower room. Upstairs is a double bedroom continuing the warm traditional style with a handsome iron bed, wood floor and an en-suite loo and wash basin. Mezzanine with sofa bed. Please note that the shower facilities are downstairs only.
The grounds are enclosed by a stone wall and the swimming pool, which measures 8 metres x 4 metres, is flanked by small lawn. The charcoal barbecue is nearby and there’s plenty of room for outdoor eating on the paved sun terrace.
This charming house is located in Assafora, a typical small village on the coast halfway between Ericeira and Sintra and near the beaches of Magoito, Sao Juliao and Samarra. In the village, within walking distance (300-400 metres) can be found small traditional grocery shops, a supermarket, local cafes and restaurants
Pool Towels, a safe and a hairdryer are provided for your convenience. Maid service once per week on changeover day. Heating not included for bookings between October and April. Maximum capacity 4 adults in existing bedrooms plus 2 persons sleeping on double sofa bed in the living room.
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