Alcantarilha, Silves, Faro, Portugal
- Overall Floor Area: 0.06ac
A traditional Portuguese farmhouse for sale in Alcantarilha, a quiet and peaceful area in Silves. With beautiful surrounding views, this property is nestled on a large plot of land sized 8440m2. Ideal as a rural accommodation, this farm has been named the Funky Chicken and comprises a Serendipity villa with one bedroom and a bathroom, a Jasmine cottage with two bedrooms, a kitchen and bathroom. There are also more bungalows on the land. The main house comprises two bedrooms, a living room, dining room, kitchen and a bathroom and externally there is a lake, a swimming pool, as well as parrots and chickens contributing towards the ultimate farm life! Faro airport is a thirty minute drive away and Lisbon, Portugal’s capital, is approximately a two hour car journey - depending on speed and traffic. Neighbouring towns such as Algoz and Silves can be found even closer to home which is perfect for golf lovers as the nearest golf course is just footsteps from your front door. Alcantarilha is located in the parish of Silves - one of the oldest towns on the Central Algarve it has a rich history and is built on the banks of the River Arade. The river played an important role back in the day as it was the main link between the hinterland and coast. Additionally, Silves is not far from the coast, so you can have the best of both worlds - a place in the country and days at the seaside! It is also ideally placed for family fun activities such as water parks (Slide and Splash - Lagoa), a visit to Lagos Zoo or a day at the Algarve shopping mall in Guia, near Albufeira.