17th century Catalan farmhouse situated in a beautiful plain. It is peaceful and secluded, yet only a 1,86 minutes drive to the nearest small town of La Bisbal d'Emporda, with shops, bars, and restaurants. The views from the house are unspoilt, out over the fields that surround it, and on to the hills of the Gavarres mountain range.
Fully restored with all modern conveniences, the house still retains its rustic charm, with characteristic stone walls, vaulted and beamed ceilings and terracotta tiled floors. The rooms are large and airy, with antique furnishings. The bedrooms all have ceiling fans.
The large, well maintained Mediterranean garden has a floodlit pool, Jacuzzi, table tennis, patios for sunbathing, reading etc. and a poolside open air dining area with barbeque The owners who live nearby, take care of the pool, garden and proper functioning of the house. They are on hand to help or give advice if needed.
Bedrooms and Bathrooms
4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, sleeps maximum of 9 people
Bathroom with toilet, washbasin & double shower enclosure, ideal for pool changing.
Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed, en-suite
Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed, 1 Child Bed, en-suite (independent entrance)
Bedroom 3 – Twin and Bedroom 4 twin, sharing 1 bathroom.
(all rooms are large and airy and the bedrooms are fitted with ceiling fans. Central heating when required)
The ground floor comprises: lounge with log fire, sofas, TV. Dining room with seats for 8. Kitchen - very large with dining seating for 4/6. Large upstairs sitting room / library with sofas.
Fully equipped kitchen with grill, dish washer, fridge, freezer, hob, oven, microwave. Sepatate utility room with washing machine & overhead drying rack, iron and ironing board; tv, satellite or cable, DVD. Central heating. Ceiling fans. No phone but good mobile phone coverage.
Large well maintained Mediterranean garden- Olive trees, cypress, cactus. Pool-9M x5M. floodlit, surrounded by terrace with 'poolroom'- outdoor dining area with barbeque, seats 8. Separate patio next to the house with dining table, seats 6/8. Jacuzzi, table tennis and free standing home gym. Car essential
It is situated on the edge of two small villages, 3Km from La Bisbal d'Empordá. It is inland from the coast directly between Palamos and Girona and about equidistant from them both (25km).It is a one and a half hour drive north of Barcelona and a 45 minute drive to the French border. 40 minutes from Girona airport (Ryan air).