Reliquias House Rental Photos and Description
Spacious 4/5 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Private Terraces, Pool Hillside Location
The house is in a totally private location but near a village. It is newly built architect designed completed 6 years ago. All furnishings and fittings are modern.
The house is split level with terraces, gardens, patios, bedrooms and bathrooms on both levels. There is an internet connections. The kitchen is well designed with all mod cons including dish washer and washing machine.
Built on a hillside, the elevated position, with splendid views, brings cooling breezes and at night no air-conditioning or mosquito protection is necessary. Peace and quiet are guaranteed, but the pool and ample space on sunny or shady terraces, will allow everyone their own space to play.
The house has a studio for its artist owners and the house and garden have beautifully designed features and artistic sculptural objects. The exterior and interior are beautifully designed for comfort, convenience and visual interest.
Access by car is good with a short private track leading to the house from a tarmacked village str
- children welcome
- limited accessibility
- pets not allowed
- Long-term Renters Welcome
About Ian Chapman
The owners, Ian Chapman and Gordon Cooke, are artist/designers who use the property to work and teach ceramics. Courses in 'Walking and Potting in the Alentejo' are offered every September. Details on website www.gordoncooke.co.uk. Interested in garden design also for the past six years Gordon has been trying to make a bare, hot hillside into a special garden to complement the design of the house.
Ian Chapman purchased this house in 2006
Why Ian Chapman chose Reliquias
This property is a gem of comfort and beautiful design, with home comforts in the climate of your dreams. The hot days cooled with Atlantic breezes, the swimming pool for added cooling and ample shade and sunny areas to sit and totally relax.
Totally private and quiet, yet in a village with bars and cafe and within easy drive of a town, this property gives you a fully authentic Alentejo experience with all mod. cons.
What makes this house unique
Splendid views and large outdoor spaces, terraces, pool and garden.