Cortijo Cabo

Ref: ICS 1203

El Cabo de Gata





On entering this house you will notice the stylish Moorish influences everywhere, curved thick walls, a pretty enclosed inner courtyard , many original antique doors, wooden beams and lovely detail in every room.
There is a large entrance hall with a good sized bedroom to the left with beamed ceilings, picture windows and many features, the hallway opens into a large characterful kitchen with Andalucian style shelving, original beamed ceilings and log burner. This room again has plenty of character and leads to a living room with a further bedroom leading from that.
There is a large utility room at the back of the kitchen , which would be big enough to be made into another bedroom if needed, however at the moment it is used for storage.
A step leads up to another very large bedroom, with beamed ceiling and a door to the courtyard garden.
An archway leads to a landing area with another bedroom and bathroom and steps up to the roof with access to the solar panels.
Steps lead down into a self contained apartment beautifully decorated using interesting colours, a kitchen/ dining area is decorated in keeping with the Moorish influence and there is a log burner here. A door leads to a private terrace with sunbathing area and great views over the valley. The bedroom in this part of the house is spacious with a lovely wet room. This is a great rental which has provided and income for the current owners in the past.
Outside the property is a lovely courtyard with built in BBQ and seating area with shade. There are several building leading off this courtyard one being a very large workshop currently used by the owner for his sculpting and painting. This is large enough to easily be converted into a further one bedroom apartment.
Next to this is a another self contained apartments with spacious living/ dining and kitchen, great views and a large double bedroom and bathroom. This second apartment has again being interestingly decorated with attention to detail in keeping with the unique style of this property.

Apart from the house there is also a little casita, one bedroom studio apartment , currently occupied by the the caretaker of the property who looks after the property when the owners are travelling. This again has rental potential.
The property has a large covered terrace to the front of the property making the most of the stunning views and in addition there is a very large plot of almost 60,000 m2. There is a fresh water pool which services both the house and the land and is also used as a swimming pool. The property is run successfully on solar electricity with solar hot water supply also.
There are large areas for parking and the property price includes a JCB, ideal for making large terraces and levelling the road.
This unique property would suit someone wanting to get away for the hustle and bustle of everyday life, the views and the quietness are what makes this property totally unique. The property also lends itself to an alternative Casa Rural or rental business for those wanting to look for a remote and peaceful location.

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Country HouseDetachedResale7 bedrooms4 bathroomsLand: 6.30 hectaresBuild: 360 m²Private pool


  • Natural swimming pool
  • Additional Accomodation
  • Rental Potential

Additional Features

  • Original features
  • Moorish styling
  • Views
  • Business Opportunity
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