This well kept townhouse is located in Sao Martinho do Porto, one of the most popular destinations on the Silver Coast of Portugal. You can walk to the beach, cafes, restaurants, mini market, butchers and all other conveniences, right from your front door. This makes the property ideal as a permanent home, a holiday home or as an investment to rent out for holiday makers.
The townhouse has three bedrooms, one downstairs and two up, two full bathrooms and a half bathroom. There is a large living room with a fireplace and a fully fitted kitchen. The spacious balconies look out over the village and towards the sea. On the lower level in addition to the bedroom is an additional living room, the utility area and a garage.
The property can be accessed on both the middle and the lower level, with the main access being the middle one.
The single pedestrian gate on the middle level opens into the front courtyard garden that leads through to the front door which in turns opens into the entrance hall. Immediately to the right is a guest bathroom with a pedestal sink and a W.C. The bathroom is fully tiled. Stairs lead to the upper and lower levels.
The large dining/kitchen area is open plan and will very easily accommodate an over sized family table and chairs. The kitchen has a range of base and wall units with work surfaces that incorporate a gas hob an a sink with drainer and mixer tap over. There is an electric oven and a dishwasher and space for an upright fridge/freezer. The kitchen is fully tiled and double windows look out to the front of the house.
The spacious living room area is an attractive space with tiled floors and an open fire place with hearth. Double patio doors open onto a good sized patio that will accommodate table and chairs and sun loungers.
Upstairs there are two bedrooms and a full bathroom. Both bedrooms are a good size, have tiled floors and built in wardrobes. Both have sliding patio doors that open onto balconies, one to the front of the property and the countryside and the other over the village and to the sea.
Stairs lead to the lower level of the house. Please note that his level has a separate access so could potentially be made into a self contained unit with it’s own entrance.
The entrance door on this level, opens into a good sized sitting room. There are two windows to the front providing natural light. The floors are tiled.
The bathroom has a pedestal sink, a W.C., and a corner shower unit. The bathroom is fully tiled.
The bedroom area will accommodate a king size bed if needed. The floors are tiled.
Under the stairs is a hook up for the washing machine. A door opens into the private garage area, that is used by the current owners for storage will will accommodate a family sized car.
To the front is a courtyard garden that has block paving to the floor. There are mature shrubs that provide both character and shade to this area. A brick BBQ give plenty of opportunity for outside dining and entertainment.
To the rear of the property and off the lower level there is a tiered garden that is very easy maintenance but could be made quite lovely with the addition of colour filled pots and shrubs. An additional gate here leads directly into the village.
The condominium has a shared swimming pool with sun terraces.
This property is located in the town of São Martinho do Porto. São Martinho is one of the most popular towns and beaches on the Silver Coast. The town itself surrounds the shell shaped bay which in itself provides a safe area for families to enjoy days on the beach with safe swimming. The beach stretches all the way around to the nearby village of Salir do Porto. In São Martinho do Porto there are numerous restaurants and cafes that cater to many different palates. In addition there is a pharmacy, supermarkets, several mini-markets, butchers, bakeries, lovely pastry shops, gift and souvenir shops as well as clothing chops and shops with wonderful products for the home and garden. A promenade and cycle track stretches around the whole bay with the cycle track connecting to the Estrada Atlântica where you can cycle for miles. There are also fabulous walks that surround this entire area.
The town of Caldas da Rainha is a 15 minute drive. Caldas has a population of approximately 52,000. Caldas is a lovely town that is large enough to provide all you need while still maintaining a welcoming and vibrant community feel. In Caldas there are an unending array of cafes and restaurants, catering to every taste, including vegan, gluten free and other dietary preferences. Caldas has hotels, shopping centres, cultural centres, supermarkets, banks, pharmacies, doctors, dentists, two hospitals, schools for every level. There is also a fabulous centre park where there is usually some form of entertainment taking place. There are often art displays here; once a month there is a fabulous outdoor antiques and flea market that stretches throughout the entire park and makes for a great day out. There is a duck pond in the park where you can rent boats and there is also a children’s play area.
There is a daily fruit and vegetable market in Caldas where you can buy wonderful and fresh local produce as well as fresh baked bread, cheeses, pulses, beans, nuts, dried fruit, beautiful and colourful fresh flowers, baskets and many other local artisan products. There are several cafes directly off the market to enjoy a relaxing coffee while picking up your produce. A Monday market covers a huge area and at this market you can expect to be able to find pretty much anything for the home or garden.
Lisbon and Lisbon Airport are approximately one hour away. A regular bus service runs from Caldas da Rainha to Lisbon. The high speed trains run from Lisbon down to the Algarve.