The house was designed and built in Portuguese 'fazenda' style by the Owners in 2009, she being an artist painter and he an advertising creative. A lot of materials come from Bali and the far east, like the colonial teak doors and furniture. Of course there is a lot of art in the house, like paintings and sculptures. Outside there are wonderful terraces around the house, with views to Spain and the ocean. The large child friendly swimming pool in green granite has been built to make the most of the sunshine.The pool water is circulating underneath the terraces, before flowing into the pool..
Bedrooms (5); double master bedroom and 2 twin rooms all with their own terraces, a 4th double bedroom with ensuite bathroom in a studio plus 5th large bedroom (double plus single bed) with basic bathroom. Bathrooms (5) beautifully tiled with 'azulejos'. Open plan kitchen with modern steam oven, induction cooking, red and black granite dresser, hand painted tiles and an open fire place.
Large games room/atelier with seating area and office space with internet access.
Upstairs library and modern living room with seating around an open fire. French windows opening up to the balconies and the large terrace with views to the ocean and the mountains..
Maid service, bath and beach towels supplied, bedding supplied.Baby bed and high chair provided.
Underfloor heating/cooling throughout. Plus air-con.
The 5th bedroom near the pool also to be used as extra changing room with toilet and shower.
Fuzeta beach | Barril beach | Santa Luzia beach | Tavira beach | Culatra Beach | Cabanas beach | Manta Rota beach | Lote beach | Armona beach | Praia Verde beach | Cabeço beach | Vila Real beach | Faro beach | Fábrica beach | Ilha Desserta beach | Farol beach | Monte Gordo beach
Tavira | Olhão | Faro | Castro Marim | Vila Real de Santo António | Fuzeta | St Luzia | Moncarapacho | São Brás de Alportel | Estói | Cacela | St Catarina do Fonte do Bispo | Alcoutim | Luz de Tavira | Cabanas
Ria Formosa Natural Park | The hills (serra) | The Guardiana River
Bird watching | Golf | Fishing| Boating| Shopping| Markets| Historic places| Churches etc.
Monte das Figueiras at a glance:
5 bedroom 5 bathroom estate style property with private pool, in 8000 sq. mtrs
Located near the picturesque village of Moncarapacho
Beautiful panoramic views to the coast and inland mountains
Private terraces around the house, BBQ area, landscaped gardens
Underfloor heating/cooling, 3m deep, green granite swimming pool with separate children's pool.
Large elevated main terrace with outside worktop and sink
Office space with internet access.