This stunning detached 2 bedroom, 2 bathroom country villa overlooks the beautiful Molino de Enmedio and El Castellar with the pine forests edging the river valley of the Rio Mula.
Of single storey construction, the villa is finished to the highest standards throughout and is situated in a quiet country lane on the outskirts of Bullas, within the national park and having magnificent views of the mountains and surrounding countryside. The villa stands in a fenced inner plot within a total area of approximately 16,000m 2 , extending onto the terraced mountainside and laid to olive, almond and various other fruit trees.
(There is an additional piece of land of a further 3,800 m 2 where the fully fenced kennels is sited).
The property has mains electricity and is telephone and internet connected; it benefits from insulation to walls and roof, to UK standards, throughout. It is supplied by mains water, and there is also a store of harvested rainwater of capacity 7,000 litres for irrigation. Waste is managed via a total oxidation treatment plant.
All windows are double glazed rosewood-effect aluminium tilt-and-turn units for easy cleaning and have insect nets. All have matching electric steel security blinds operated individually or with a master override. There are no window bars.
The villa has solar-heated under-floor heating throughout; this is controllable in individual zones and is backed up by a secondary oil-fired boiler system. Both solar and wind power generating systems provide supplementary green energy for the property, to reduce mains consumption..
Accessed via the concrete road to electric gates with video entry system down the sweeping drive to the front of the villa you enter the property from the covered front porch (10.9 x 3.5m approx) Access, on the east side of the property, is via the steel security front door to the kitchen (4.4 x 4.3m)
This modern kitchen is fitted with a range of solid oak base and wall units, and has a central island, all topped with a 40mm thick Granite work surface.
There is a Range-Master gas double oven, with extractor over. The tall fridge and matching freezer are housed within open cupboards, and there is an also integrated dishwasher, and a washing machine. The double sink benefits from a 5stage reverse osmosis drinking water system.
The kitchen leads to the Dining area (4.3 x 3.7m):
This has a beamed ceiling and provides excellent views through the double doors to the covered terrace and countryside beyond.
An archway with two matching arched reveals lead to the Lounge (7.5 x 4.3m)
There are two Bosch inverter air-conditioning units covering the whole front-of-house area, which provide cooling during the hot summer months, and may be used for additional/rapid heating during the
coldest periods. An ideal area for relaxing following a hard day, this area also has beamed ceilings and double doors to the covered terrace with magnificent views of countryside beyond. There are also additional picture windows to other aspects.
A modern wood burner provides a feature to the far end of the room and provides additional background heat for the very short winter nights.
Two central light units with integral fans and wall lights From the lounge, a decorative wrought iron door leads to the sleeping accommodation at the back of the house: Master Bedroom (7.5 x 4.3m)
Double room with a double window providing great views of the surrounding countryside. Central light units with integral remote-control fan, and wall lights.
The master bedroom benefits from a separate walk-in wardrobe, (2.8 x 1.3m) with shelving, hanging and drawer units, and lights.
En suite (3.6 x 2.1m)
The bathroom is half tiled in modern tiles, has a bath, wet shower area with floor drainage, two hand basins and WC, two large illuminated mirrors. All fittings are of first class quality and design.
Bedroom 2 (3.8 x 3.1m) Double/twin room with double window with views to the east of the property. Wet room (2.7 x 2.1m)
Beautifully tiled wet room with shower, large washbasin with built-in cupboard and drawers below, WC, large illuminated mirror.
All rooms benefit from plenty of electric sockets, and there are TV sockets to lounge and master bedroom.
To the front of the property (south facing) is a large covered terrace (7.1 x 4.7m) totally enclosed with insect protection netting and three large high-quality sun sails, and including lights, planting and an internal water feature.
This is the ideal place for relaxed Spanish outside living as it affords protection from the sun and the local insects whilst allowing you and your guests to enjoy the uninterrupted views of the valley, mountains and wonderful countryside of the national park.
To the east side of the covered terrace and to the front of the property, lies an open terrace area (4.7 x 4.4m) and to the west side of the property, the hot tub terrace (8.7 x 4.7m) The perfect place to relax whilst enjoying the enchanting views or even the myriad of stars at night.
There are three large utility rooms outside the property: one houses the oil-fired boiler back-up system, another the 1000 litre solar hot water tank and controls. The third is used for indoor accommodation for two parrots, and additionally there are outdoor flights for these.
There is an area laid to artificial grass , and a selection of trees and shrubs.
Additionally, at the rear of the parrot flights stands a very large machinery store/workshop area with its own toilet.
This is situated in a 3,800 m2 parcel of fully-enclosed land overlooking El Castellar and its pine forests running down to the Río Mula in the valley.
It is a purpose-built, fully-legal, fully-licensed boarding facility for dogs, created to provide luxury and a home-from-home experience.
There are fully-insulated walls and roof, double-glazed windows and emergency lighting. There are ceiling fans for cooling during the summer, and a nebulising water system for the very hot months.
In addition to all of this, there is a log-burning stove for the cold periods, individual heat sources in the runs, a “doggie shower” and music system.
Each residential bay includes thermostaticallycontrolled under floor heating in the raised beds.
It also boasts its own individual patio run of over 6m.
There are several large exercise zones/playgrounds in front of the kennels, all enjoying the fabulous valley views and the peace and quiet afforded by the location. The purpose-built kennels are housed within an original barn of 50m length. They occupy an area of
20.0 x 5.6m and comprise 10 individual pens ranging in size from
1.95 x 1.66m for the smaller dogs and gradually increasing to 3.61 x
1.70m for the larger animals.
There is also a large overspill room with six large pens and a big outside patio
There is an office reception area (2.96 x 4.65m) with full phone and internet connection, and to the rear of this a food preparation area, wash and store room (4.56 x 1.88m)
There is a toilet and washroom (that is awaiting the installation of a shower)
A restroom is available that includes a full kitchen and eating area, plus relaxer chairs, TV etc:
and a large double bedroom: There is a cat boarding room (off the rest room) which can accommodate three cats:
This has a secure outside window box for cats to enjoy the sun without escaping!
Additionally, there is a huge workshop / man cave within the building. This has the potential for further development and the possible addition of, for example, grooming, veterinary services, retail provision etc. There is also a demand for canine training classes.
The kennels are registered as a Núcleo Zoológico with the Colegio de Veterinarios in Murcia, and with the Asociación de Centros Legales de Cría y Cuidado Responsables (a group very active in promoting legal establishments of excellence in the field of dog breeding and care).
All licences, registrations and affiliations would need to be transferred to a new owner.
The traspaso of the business is to be sold as a going concern; full details of takings will be available upon confirmation of interest.
The building is available under various options: as a sale, as a lease option, or as a lease-to-buy option, subject to negotiation.