Monastery - Property (apartment, house or villa) for buy or rent
Quinta, Viana do Castelo, Afife
House located in a villa of a former Benedictine Convent in the North of Portugal.
With magnificent church and monastery with its cloisters traditional and emblematic .
Its origins date back to the twelfth century and completely restored in the early eighteenth century ( 1720 ), architectural traces that still remains today .
Remodeled and restored today , having been maintained the characteristics of the era of reconstruction.
Surrounded by extensive green spaces, offering peace and privacy .
Sumptuous space with architectural roots .
Spectacular panoramic view over the hills .
The beaches of Afife are 2.1 km to allow the practice of water sports.
Located 13 km from the Minho River is ideal for windsurfing .
Ponte de Lima is 40 minutes away and Viana do Castelo is less than 20 minutes.
The Railway Station is Afife distance of 2 Kms.
It is located 50 minutes distance from the International Airport Francisco Sá Carneiro.
- Area: 23 354.00m2
- Reference: CS00088
Quinta, Vila Nova de Gaia, Pedroso
Magnificent Quinta dating back to the eleventh century.
Property that was part of the Pedroso Monastery whose construction predates the foundation of Portugal.
Romanesque architecture property with all its visible and well preserved characteristics.
The house is wrapped in beautiful gardens with fountains and walkways connected to the remaining property in a unique and romantic atmosphere.
Of approximately 400,000 square meters of this Quinta we can find 100,000 square meters of woods with several trees, some centenarians, such as pine, oak, cork trees, 140,000 square meters of farmland, 100,000 square meters of equestrian center, 80,000 suqare meters of gardens and structures, as well as 50,000 square meters of built-up area for construction.
In this excellent property are still other buildings such as the outbuilding to the manor house, old farm structures, granary floor, an equestrian center and some buildings in ruins which add about 5,000 square meters of construction area.
It has great natural resources. It is crossed by a stream and several water lines, "devesas" and wells, providing only natural water.
Excellent business opportunity to develop tourist operation, existing already a study project for a charming hotel, leveraging existing resources such as the equestrian center, the possibility of golf course construction with 9 holes and to develop housing construction agreement with the directives of the "PDM".
Prime location, with quiet secluded location, well served by all kinds of services.
Excellent access, 15 minutes distance from Oporto and beaches.
It is located 25 minutes away from Francisco Sá Carneiro International Airport.
- 410 979.00m2
- Reference: CS01641
Quinta, Marco de Canaveses, Alpendurada e Matos
Originally built in the 11th century to serve the Order of Saint Benedict, this unique medieval convent is located in the UNESCO World Heritage Douro Wine region.
The property was restored into a luxury hotel preserving the historic and cultural value with the comfort and needs of our days.
The greatness of the building harmonizes perfectly with the portuguese tiles, the 17th and 18th century furniture and chandeliers and rooms with Roman and Arabic influence.
The monk cells still maintain its austerity, but they are now 40 comfortable suites providing maximum tranquility and serenity.
In addition to the Convent there are also 20 restored houses, originally built by the Benedictines.
A variety of rooms with unique architectural value provide a complete and diverse space configuration for events and meetings, a medieval kitchen and a chapel.
A rare collection of restored carriages is part of the legacy of the convent.
The monastery property comprises a wide garden area, beautiful river views, indoor and outdoor pools, river beach, tennis court and slopes with natural springs.
Just 1 hour drive from central Oporto and Francisco Sá Carneiro International Airport.
- 500 000.00m2
- Reference: CS01393