- Village / Rural
- Horse Riding
Set within a remote corner of southern Spain, this off grid property boasts a wealth of character and history, not to mention 360 degree views of the surrounding hills and mountains. Come and escape from the rat race.
With its plentiful bedrooms, large swimming pool, secret tunnels and al fresco lounge area, Castle Llamedos is a quirky Spanish retreat where groups of family and friends can come together to enjoy sunshine, tranquillity and good company. The house is ‘off grid’ but well catered for by solar power, the outside areas offer numerous spots for sunbathing, dining, reading, swimming and lounging, and nearby there are pretty villages, walking trails and all the local amenities you could need.
The nearest village, around 3km away, is home to three bars, a shop, a hotel, a post office, a bakery, a chemist and a doctor’s surgery, and there are plenty of stories to be heard about buried treasure and the Knights Templar.
Granada airport is just over an hour away, Almeria is 1.5 hours and Malaga/Alicante are about 3 hours - car hire is available at all of them, and the owners have a 13-seater minibus which can also be booked in advance.
Nearest Train Station:
In the village
2 hours away
In the village
The house has six bedrooms, two bathrooms and two en-suite shower rooms, as well as towers, a library and a secret hidden tunnel. Electricity is provided by solar power, there is mains water and a good WiFi connection, and there is plenty of living space within which to spread out.
Outside there is a superb covered lounge area as well as a large bar and BBQ with a built-in music system - perfect for those long evenings. There are wonderful views in every direction and there is a large swimming pool which gets very warm during the summer months.
For a small additional charge the owners can arrange excursions to nearby lakes, markets etc. There are two back-up generators on site.