Situated amongst rolling hills at the edge of the Ronda mountains, forested with mature oaks, carobs and olive trees, 7 km from the picturesque ’white village’ of Gaucín. This magnificent property, with indoor and outdoor pools, combines the finest modern comforts with the inherent style and charm of a traditional Spanish ”Hacienda”. No expense has been spared in this property’s recent renovation. The accommodation is arranged mostly on one floor with differing levels, in keeping with its Moorish traditions. The addition of a fabulous indoor spa area (with heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi and sauna) and a wonderful outdoor pool with incredible views, all surrounded by delightful gardens, make this a very palatial property. The Fincas Impressive antique double doors lead into a spacious split level entrance hall. This takes you through to the center of the house where a spacious and very comfortable, dual aspect living room exudes charm and elegance. It has a double height ceiling, exposed wooden beams, soft ochre walls, discreet lighting, and sound system and arched double doors opening to terraces on either side. There is a wood-burning stove and an air cooling/warming system, which operates throughout the house. The beautifully appointed dining area is adjacent to a country-style kitchen with modern, top quality appliances, including a La Canche stove. There is a larder and a large utility area comprising a laundry room, ironing room, boot room, two wine stores, small office and storage area. There is a cozy and comfortable library/TV room with a large built-in TV. The huge master bedroom is split-level and located in the main tower with spectacular views across the valley to the Mediterranean coastline. It is light and airy with a beamed apex ceiling and an open fireplace. The en-suite bathroom includes a luxurious Jacuzzi bath, double basins, walk-in shower and handmade tiles.
The large dressing room is on the lower level and features a wall of antique ’courtyard’ doors concealing fitted wardrobes. The three guest bedroom suites are spacious, individually designed and each has its own luxury en-suite bathroom/shower room. They all have access to outside balconies or terraces. Indoor Spa The west wing of the house has been converted into a stunning indoor spa with a 13m x 3m heated swimming pool, Jacuzzi, sauna, shower facilities, and sound system. Guest Cottage There is a charming Granny/Guest Cottage/Staff ’casita’ comprising a sitting area, kitchen, double bedroom and bathroom.. The accommodation is finished to the same high standard as the main house with high beamed ceilings and handmade tiles. It has a pretty walled patio for al-fresco dining. Exterior The enticing L-shaped swimming pool, with underwater lighting and steps into the shallow end, has fabulous panoramic views. The pool wraps around a stylish south-facing ”Mirador” that comfortably seats 10 and is a perfect spot for an afternoon siesta, sipping a sundowner or enjoying the lovely sunsets. The adjacent large dining terrace provides an elegant space for entertaining and features a glass pyramid ceiling. There is also a large poolside bar with log burner, BBQ, kitchenette, WC/shower room. This area is surrounded by lawns and garden and looks spectacular when floodlit at night. The estate is fully fenced and set in acres of woodland comprising mature trees such as oak, olive and carob. There is an established herb garden, easily accessed from the kitchen, and attractive lawned areas around the finca.