- 7 Bedrooms
- 10,000 sqm of land
- completely fenced
- Close to beach ad golf
Located in a prime elevated position between Lagos & Luz on the highly sought after Funchal Ridge, this wonderful spacious family home is set in a 2 acre plot and has been cherished and beautifully improved over the years by its present owners. It is only 10 mins drive from gorgeous sandy beaches, 5 star Lagos International Marina and shops, cafes & restaurants.
Originally built in 1970 this villa offers flexible accommodation consisting of 4 big bedrooms on the 1st floor Plus a 3 bedroom apartment with kitchen and living area which could also be perfect additional accommodation for extended family or easily separated from the main house for the purpose of holiday lettings etc. Alternatively, it has the potential to easily be converted into a 9 bedroom property, if required.
This private property is fully fenced with electric gates and accessed via a long private cobblestone drive, with parking for several vehicles. Beautifully manicured mature gardens surround the villa and there is also a tennis court and useful outbuildings.
The front door opens to welcome you into a spacious hall and reception room leading to the open plan living & dining area. Patio doors from the living area open to the splendid terraces with beautiful panoramic views towards the ocean, overlooking the lush lawns and large swimming pool. A magnificent feature gas fireplace is centrally positioned between the living and dining area and there is ample room for formal dining. Patio doors open to the wonderful informal terrace area, ideal for alfresco dining and barbecues.
The large family kitchen is fully equipped and benefits from 4 ovens and 2 hobs perfect for parties and entertaining. There is an efficient log burning fireplace for cosy winter nights in, and a small serving hatch opening directly into the dining area. Adjacent is a useful guest bathroom with shower cubicle. Next to the guest bathroom is a laundry room which also houses the freezer. A utility room with washing machine, tumble dryer and fitted units is also located here.
From the main hall is a separate corridor to the 3/4 bedroom apartment. All 3 double bedrooms have fitted wardrobes and 2 bedrooms have patio doors to the terrace, gardens and pool. A large separate living room, which could also easily be a 4th bedroom, has patio doors to the gardens and pool. There is a spacious fully fitted kitchen with all appliances and adjacent are 2 bathrooms, both with bath and overhead shower.
Near the main entrance, wood stairs ascend to the 1st floor with 4 bedrooms. Bedroom 1 has an en-suite bathroom with overhead shower. Bedroom 2 has fully fitted wardrobes with a Juliet balcony, this bedroom is currently being utilised as an office/study. Adjacent is a separate bathroom with bath and overhead shower. Bedroom 3 is the master bedroom with an en-suite bathroom and large separate dressing area with fully fitted wardrobes. This dressing area was formerly a separate bedroom and it would be easy to convert this back into a bedroom, if required. It has a quaint Juliet balcony and also a large impressive balcony with stunning ocean and panoramic views. Bedroom 4 is currently being utilised as an art room, and has fitted wardrobes and stairs to a roof terrace.
This wonderful property would be ideal as a family home due to its location in a predominantly quiet, residential area. Equally it could be a holiday home, or even a fabulous yoga retreat due to its peaceful tranquil setting.
2 living rooms
1 dining room
Covered terraces for alfresco dining
Flexible (apartment) accommodation
Immaculate mature gardens
Large swimming pool
Very private large plot 10,000m2 (2 acres)
Located in a highly sought after area (Funchal Ridge)
LocationDistance from beach: 3 km
Distance from golf: 1 km
Distance from nearest school: 3 km
Distance from nearest town: 1 km