A traditionally restored stone house located in Espinho, Miranda do Corvo, about 20 km south of the fourth-largest city of Portugal, Coimbra. Espinho is an old village with a small river, shops, bars, 2 restaurants and a small church. Everything about 5 minutes walk from the house. Our house is situated in the center of the village on a hill near the forest, from where you can enjoy a wonderful view of Miranda and the Serra da Lousa. Great sunset, all day sun. Sports activities such as hiking, mountain biking possible in the forests.
Object includes two buildings, consisting of one three-floor main building with
- basement and bathroom at street level,
- living /TV room and one sleeping room for children on the first floor and
- the master bedroom on the second (attic-) floor.
The minor building includes large kitchen with open chimney. Reachable from main building inside.
WATCH OUT: Street leading up to the house is quite steeple and narrow, so watch out with broad cars or vans. Better park these at Cafe A Barba in village centre.
Numerous entertainment and shopping possibilties in the neighbour towns of Miranda and Lousa. Modern outdoor public baths as well as natural lakes (piscinas naturales) all over the area.
Figueira da Foz is a seaside resort on the atlantic beach only about 35 minutes away. Location and surroundings are perfect also for a long term stay.
Here a few links that might be helpful for those who like hiking: