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3 Bedroom Farmhouse with 2 Bedroom Cottage on 3.52ha plot, Mexilhoeira Grande, Portimão

Villa in Mexilhoeira Grande

ref. LG1457
  • D
  • 7
  • 5
  • 309m2
  • 35.200m2

Located only 300m to the quaint hamlet of Figueira, this 3-bedroom farmhouse and 2- bedroom cottage has been lovingly enhanced over the last 35 years, retaining its original rustic charm. Portimão, the 2nd largest town in Algarve is only 7km and the cosmopolitan and historical town of Lagos is 12.5km. This property has an abundance of potential, either as a family home or business venture.

Mexilhoeira Grande
Mexilhoeira Grande
Portimão, Faro
Algarve (West)
Living Area
309 m²
Usable area
330 m²
Plot Area
35.200 m²
Carport, Driveway, Parking outdoors
Lounge, Dining
Garden Terrace
Own Entrance, Kitchen/Dining, Fully Fitted
Storage Room, Laundry, Office/Study, TV Room, T2 Annex, 2x T0 Annex
Bedroom 1
3 on Ground Floor, En-Suite, Fitted Wardrobe
Bedroom 2
Annex, 2 Bedrooms
Bedroom 3
Annex, 1 Bedroom
Bedroom 4
Annex, 1 Bedroom
1 En-Suite, 1 Family Bathroom, WC
Central Heating, Salamandra
Cable/Satellite TV, Internet/Phone, Solar (Water)
Mains water, well, Spring, Borehole, Septic tank, Gas Bottle
Single Glazing, Double glazing, Fly Screens
Landscaped, Walled, Fenced, Natural, Auto irrigation, Fruit Trees
BBQ, Tennis court
Country-side View
• Living area: 309m²
• Construction size : 330m²
• Plot size: 35.200m²
• Construction Pre 1951 – triple insulation
• Tennis Court – resurfaced in 2017
• Quiet location

A cobblestone ‘in and out’ driveway to the property has two carports and a storage building.

The farmhouse has a good-sized entrance hall, a guest cloakroom and a fitted country style kitchen with marble worktops and breakfast table.
There is a separate large dining room with a log burner fireplace. The spacious living room has a mezzanine level, currently used as an office. There is also log burner that supplies warm air to the TV/entertainment room and bedrooms.
The master en-suite bedroom has patio doors to a private garden. The two other bedrooms are joined via an archway and there is a family bathroom.

The 2-bedroom cottage has a small living area, kitchenette and bathroom. In addition, in a separate area, there is a studio apartment, with kitchenette and shower room.

There are large sun terraces surrounding the 10x5m tiled swimming pool, a covered dining area with a BBQ, fully equipped kitchen with fridge and a dishwasher. At the end of the sun terrace is another guest en-suite bedroom.
The mature manicured gardens have lots of tropical trees, shrubs and a secret garden. Fruit trees include lemon, orange, fig, plum and guava. Approximate area of 2000m² are greenhouses – some in need of repair.
There are additional storage rooms and a laundry room.

This property is in an ideal location, private but not isolated and with 3.25ha, the opportunity for a business venture is possible or enjoy as a wonderful family home.

Please note: The swimming pool, tennis court and studio apartment are in the process of registration.


• Double and single glazing
• Fly screens
• Solar for hot water and heating (Farmhouse and Cottage)
• Borehole, Well, Cisterna and Canal water
• Mains Water
• 2 septic tanks
• Bottled gas
• Irrigation system


• Dist. Nearest town: 7km – Portimão or 300m to Figueira
• Dist. to Beach: 9km - Alvor
• Dist. To Golf: 2.9km - Penina
• Nearest school: 0.6km
• Dist. From Airport: 72.6km