Ideally located between the village and the beach, this farm for sale in Mojacar consists of a villa with caretakers apartment and 2Ha of groves planted with mandarin, orange and olive trees. It is well maintained and located in Las Huertas. It offers the perfect balance between peaceful country living at just 2,5km from the beach.
A sweeping drive through the groves leads you to the villa. At the entrance of the villa is a covered terrace with ample seating and panoramic views of the land and the beautiful white village of Mojacar.
The 150 square meter villa with over 56 square meters covered terraces is built over one floor. Via a sunny entrance hall you reach a spacious lounge diner with an abundance of natural light that comes through five pairs of large French doors. Three double doors open up to the spacious porch in front of the pool. The two double doors on the opposite side have Juliet balconies and overlook the fruit trees and the surrounding countryside. A bespoke, three-sided, glass, log fire provides a focal point in the lounge. There is a spacious, newly-refurbished, white Italian-style kitchen with a central island and ample cupboard space next to the lounge. From the kitchen, an outside staircase leads to the groves and the caretakers apartment.
Around the pool terrace and porch are three bedrooms. The main bedroom with en suite luxury bathroom covers one wing. It is a spacious room with large fitted wardrobes, natural light and french doors that open directly to the terrace.
A short hallway at the end of the lounge leads to two double bedrooms, one with patio doors to the swimming pool and gardens, and a family bathroom.
A small studio bedroom with lots of natural light is located at the top of a short flight of stairs; this room has easy access to an expansive roof terrace with 360 degree views. There is air conditioning throughout the main living areas of the villa.
The lower part of the house has been converted into a 70,68 square meter self-contained apartment with separate access. This accommodation has a double bedroom, a new large bathroom with shower and bath, and a lounge. In one corner of the lounge there is a pre-installation to fit a kitchenette.
The villa has several sun and covered terraces. There is a good sized pool with lawn and an outside barbecue with wet bar.
Next to the apartment opposite the groves, is a 57 square meter garage with storage space. There is a separate building next to the water reservoir that is used as agricultural warehouse.
There is ample parking space at the main entrance to the villa.
The groves and irrigation
Most of the 20,000 sq meters of land of ‘El Rancho’ is used for the cultivation of mainly oranges, mandarins and olives. All these areas benefit from an irrigation system that is fed from a natural well on the land. The terrain leads to open, level countryside.
Water and electricity
The villa has mains water and electricity. The property has its own well that irrigates the groves.
Condition and finishing
The house is in a very good condition and ready to move in. There is a There is an alarm system, landline telephone, internet and sky TV. There is a large log burner in the living room and all rooms have air conditioning. Good quality white goods in the kitchen.
Use and potential uses
This villa is ideal for those looking for a permanent country home with an agricultural activity, while being near to the beach and amenities.
Access to the property is from a public, asphalted road to a country entrance road to the garage and to the private parking area.
The lovely old white town of Mojacar is at 1,5 km from the villa. Here you find the weekly market on Wednesdays, bars, restaurants, primary school and the municipal pool. Along the seaside boulevard of Mojacar Playa at 2,5km from the property, there is a huge variety of international and Spanish restaurants, boutiques, bars, cafes, beach bars and ice cream parlours. There are banks, private and public doctor’s practices, dental clinics and a high school.
There are beautiful sandy, Blue flag beaches and there are two 18 hole golf courses within a 10 minute drive.
The fishing port of Garrucha is at 5 km. Here is a weekly market on Friday that runs through its narrow streets, supermarkets, restaurants, bars and schools.
Mojacar has over 310 days of sunshine a year and has a coastline of over 20km consisting of both rocky coves and sandy beaches. Temperatures during the day in winter tend to be around 16-22 degrees and in summer 28-32 degrees.
The closest airport is Almeria about 45 minutes away, while the international airport of Murcia (140 km) is at one and a half hour and Alicante airport (200 km) is a two hour drive away. The airport of Malaga is at two and a half hours.