This is a very impressive interpretation of a traditional Cortijo fitted for the modern day with
stunning views over the countryside.
The current owners have created a beautiful home with outstanding views over the rambla and
countryside in the distance. This property is situated close to the village of El Puertocico just 5
minutes to the village of Santa Maria de Nieve and 10 minutes from the larger market town of
Nestled into the hillside guarded over by the little church at El Puertocico, this Cortijo is ideal as a
large and spacious family home offering a large lounge/diner with an open fireplace for those cooler
winter evenings. Views go out over the countryside and pool. On the ground floor there are 2 of
the large double bedrooms and a large family bathroom and also a separate w/c with handbasin.
There is a well fitted and wide and spacious galley kitchen with a door out to one of the paved areas
around the house. Off the lounge is a spacious welcoming hallway which leads out to a shaded
porch area overlooking the pool and garden and making the most of the beautiful views. It has been
cleverly screened to keep your al fresco dining experience insect free. There is a similar area to the
back of the house also depending on the hour of the day, time of year or wind direction.
Upstairs is the master bedroom and what a bedroom! With dual aspect doors and windows you can
wake up to the outstanding views or to walk out on to the large terrace to have your breakfast and
drink in the peace and quiet and beautiful views. A large dressing area has been created with his
and her wardrobes and also a large en suite bathroom in which to luxuriate. Off the bedroom is a
further room which if wanted could be made into a 4th bedroom or perhaps be used to create a self-
Outside there is a great man’s cave and an area for water deposits so if there is a water cut you will
always have a supply or can fill them up. The owners have created little shaded areas for potting up
plants in the spring and a small veggie plot too. To the back of the house is a well laid out parking
area for a large number of cars if required. There is a lovely pool surrounded by a large paved area
perfect for parties or sunbathing!