GINESTAR. COUNTRY COTTAGE WITH PERMACULTURE GARDEN 80 000€ Ref: 061A/19 Less than 5 minutes drive along a tarmac track. outside the picturesque village of Ginestar, this cute little cottage has been totally revamped by the current owner.
The 1 bedroom cottage of 66m2 which is sited around halfway up the 3 340m2 plot, has had the roof insulated and panelled, all windows replaced with double-glazed ones and a highly efficient woodburner fitted, which heats the whole house.
Entranced via a west facing, tiled, conservatory of approximately 22m2, with views across to Miravet castle, the cottage consists of an open-plan kitchen/dining area to the left, with the east facing double bedroom situated to the front of the house, facing the front garden.
The tiled WC and shower room are to the back of the cottage, with the living room opening out onto the south facing covered back patio and garden, with fish pond.
Above the living room, accessed via a wooden ladder, is a sleeping loft for visitors.
The back garden has been transformed into a permaculture haven for birds and bees. There is a three year old food forest, with plenty of fruit and nut trees, as well as a variety of berries.
Close to the back terrace is a vegetable patch with a drip irrigation system. There are a total of eight water stations, most with power points, throughout the garden.
On the right, not far from the house are various workshops and sheds containing the washing machine, solar system, tools etc. These are adjoined to a covered wood store for firewood.
Further down the garden is a revamped caravan, under a covered roof, for visitors. This is surrounded by a windproof natural terrace for added privacy.
From the private back garden, there are views across to the Cardo mountain range in the distance.
The property benefits from a 12-volt solar system for electricity, mains agricultural water connection and has a 7000 litre cisterna for added water storage.
GINESTAR. COUNTRY COTTAGE WITH PERMACULTURE GARDEN
Less than 5 minutes drive along a tarmac track. outside the picturesque village of Ginestar, this cute little cottage has been totally revamped by the current owner.