Quinta Fonte do Cascalho is a unique detached property, set in 2 acres of grounds amid the tranquil Algarve hills; just 20 minutes north of Faro airport and on the edge of the Portuguese town of Sao Bras de Alportel, full of rustic charm, with many street cafes, restaurants, banks, tourist office, shops and supermarkets.
This is an ideal location for people who want to get away from it all and enjoy a relaxing holiday in privacy yet the beautiful beaches of the Algarve are just a short distance by car, plus have easy access to all the holiday attractions the Algarve can offer.
A real ‘home from home’ this modern, fully air-conditioned, country house is finished to very high standards for comfort and entertainment.
The master suite, with own private terrace, occupies the entire first floor of the villa and provides 360 degree panoramic views. It has a king size ‘Duxiana’ bed, with multi-positioned headboard; a full entertainment system comprising 32” flat screen TV with internet receiver, DVD player and B&O; stereo system; trouser press and personal safe. The en-suite bathroom has a large corner temperature controlled spa/whirlpool bath with four preset programs to suit your mood, plus lighting if desired.
The other two bedrooms have large handmade ‘Millbrook’ pocket sprung beds and individual entertainment systems of internet TV and DVD players. Bedroom 2, which benefits from an additional private entrance, is also equipped with a drinks fridge, trouser press and personal safe. The other bathrooms are also fitted with temperature controlled spa/whirlpool baths with four preset programs, plus lighting.
The entertainment area has a dining table with capacity for 8; and the spacious lounge has comfy leather seating with recliner chairs; perfect for watching a film or your favourite program on the large B&O; TV with surround sound. This area also has a Wi-Fi hub for internet access. For the cooler months of the year, there is a cosy log fire in the lounge and the air-conditioning or central-heating provides heat throughout the rest of the villa.
The farmhouse kitchen, fitted with granite worktops and AGA range cooker, has all the utensils and equipment you will need for the preparation of meals. In addition to the dining table in the villa, food can be enjoyed alfresco on the upper BBQ terrace or on the lower pool terrace. If dining out is your desire; there are many fine and casual restaurants providing traditional or international cuisine throughout the local area, including one within walking distance.
The large pool terrace, bathed in sunshine all day during the summer months, is very private and enjoys magnificent hillside and distant sea views.
Imagine yourself soaking up the Algarve sunshine, on the large pool terrace, you pick up a glass of your favourite drink, gaze over the wonderful countryside & distant sea views, and notice the only thing you can hear are birds and cicadas. You step into the large crystal clear pool for a refreshing dip and discover that feeling of peace and tranquility. Finally; you have escaped modern life and feel relaxed and revitalized.