Modern New Build with Views, Infinity Pool, Garage
Beautiful modern new build project only 5 minutes from the convenient village of Salir de Matos. This contemporary bungalow offers spectacular views with a fantastic open plan layout all on one level. Outside a large patio and infinity pool overlooking the surrounding countryside will be ideal to entertain or simply enjoy. The plot is large with 6,537.80 meters square and private, with a very large garage, with the option – at an additional price – for two independent suites or other additional rooms (gym, wine cellar, etc).
The builder has developed very stylish and high-spec properties in the area, and will be happy to show his previous work. Construction should be ready in 11 months, and at this stage you can customize the property to your taste.
The property will have a drive leading to a uncovered parking area, alternatively you will also be able to park in the large garage on the level below, and walk up the internal stairs.
The front entrance hall will lead into the large open plan kitchen, dining room and living room. The room will have two large double glass doors looking over the patio and pool area. At the back of the kitchen there will also be a pantry or laundry room.
On the other side of the property there will be be two large double guest bedrooms with build-in wardrobes and double glass doors leading out to the patio and pool area. There will also be a bathroom with walk-in shower. Finally, the projects has a large en-suite bedroom with a walk-in shower and again double glass doors leading out to the patio and pool area.
Almost all the rooms will have glass doors with a access to the large patio an pool area with stunning views of the Portuguese countryside. This is truly an area for entertaining and relaxing. The pool will be 9 x 4 meters and will be equipped with a chlorine system.
There will be steps here leading down to the garage and the rest of the garden, which provides not only views of the surrounding valley but privacy.
Downstairs the garage presents a number of possibilities. There will be plentiful parking and a room for the pool equipment. The builder can also – at an additional cost – develop two more en-suite bedrooms, which will have an independent entrance; or add a gym, for the fitness enthusiasts, or a wine cellar, for the oenophiles.
It is only a 18 minute drive to the beaches and village of Foz do Arelho. The village of Foz do Arelho has several mini-markets, cafes, restaurants, bank, hotels, as well as one of the most scenic and beautiful beaches in the area. The beach area is lined with a selection of cafes and restaurants. One one side there is the ruggedness of the Atlantic Ocean and on the other the safety of the Óbidos Lagoon, making this a safe beach for families to enjoy. There are many outdoor activities carried out here including wind surfing, kayaking, sailing and other water sport activities. There is also a sailing school where you can take lessons and rent equipment.
The beaches at São Martinho do Porto are a 20 minute drive. 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 11 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.