Amazing Country Villa Home for sale, featuring 5 bedrooms and 3 baths, located in Atenas, Costa Rica. This lovely home offers over 500 m2 (5,000+ s.f.) of living space, set on one and a half acres (6,600m2) of tropical landscaped, private gardens.
The property is set on a hill top with a long, private, gated entrance. Surrounded by coffee plantations and cattle ranches, offering peace, tranquility, “pura vida” and spectacular views of San Jose and the Central Valley, both night and day.
The home has a traditional “colonial” layout (U shape), with two distinct wings that are separated by a beautiful garden courtyard, complete with fountain and tropical plantings.
The North wing offers a large, fully equipped kitchen with prep island, and breakfast bar. There is also a beautiful dining room, an indoor laundry area with washer and dryer and utility sink. There is also a small bedroom and bathroom for a live in maid. Down the hall you find one of the 2 large master bedroom suites, complete with en-suite bath, that is wheelchair accessible and a walk-in closet.
The South wing features another large master suite as well as 3 more spacious bedrooms that shared a bath. Both ‘wings’ have double doors that give access to the garden courtyard.
The middle section of the home has a large living room with ample seating, desk, custom tray ceilings, and huge windows to take in those great views of San Jose and the Central Valley. There is also a wood burning fireplace for those cool nights here in the Atenas hills. Stretching the entire front of the house, you will find a wide “rocking chair” front porch, perfect for having your morning coffee, watching the sunrise, or evening cocktails with the twinkling city lights in the distance.
Through out the home the rooms are spacious and airy with high ceilings. Built in the year 2000, to USA standards, this home has all the comforts you would expect of home. As an added bonus the property has a private water well! Some of the many features of the property include: International cable TV, Wi-Fi high speed Broadband Internet, a solar heated swimming pool that is surrounded by a tropical landscape for your privacy, a five person Jacuzzi Spa with 50 jets and digital temperature control, rancho complete with dining area, large stainless steel BBQ grill, hammocks and exercise equipment!
There is also an outdoor fireplace next to the swimming pool so you can enjoy the cool Atenas evenings by the fire while you take in the amazing view.
As if all this is not enough, there is a large, 2 bedroom, 1 bath guest ‘casita’ that measures close to 1,000 s.f. that has a full kitchen with prep island, hardwood cabinets, granite countertops and stainless steel appliances. There is a large open living room, custom built U shaped granite desk, large bathroom with double vanities, spacious master bedroom, walk-in closet and small guest room.
This property is also a VERY popular vacation rental with 33 5 star reviews and high occupancy rates. The weekly rental rates range from between $750-$1,225.00, depending on the season.
The owners off this property with all the appliances and the furnishings are available at an additional cost. This is a great value at only $499,000.00