Set on the banks of the River Arade, by which you can sail to the Medieval town of Silves or the Marina of Portimao. This property can be accessed by boat, helicopter or car. A grand entrance invites you to this 4.4 hectare estate. Sitting within the grounds, alongside, is a small ruin that may add additional habitation/business possibilities. Peace and tranquillity are created by the location and the intrinsic water attributes of this property. All the water supply is sourced from the property's own abundant spring. An intricate lock and dike system feeds the expansive, lush gardens and the many water features, an infinity pool (with his and hers, bathroom) beach, lake, ponds and a waterfall. Entwined with creative relaxation areas, terraces and bridges. Observation towers from which to enjoy the views of the river and the variety of birdlife, including nesting storks and feeding Flamingo. Surrounded by exotic gardens of fruit and palms trees which are lit at night. Also, in the grounds, a large glass Summerhouse with climate control. This property has been previously used as an elaborate and picturesque setting for celebrations and events. The house itself is well constructed and features mainly varieties of natural stone, marble and granite. Stain glass windows that reflect images of the wild life and fauna, such a part of this property. The original house of 1989 was rebuilt in 2011 and to be expected with attention to detail and a high quality of fixtures and fittings. The open spacious open plan kitchen/diner/living area, leads directly onto the terrace overlooking the infinity fresh pool. On the same level exists a room, currently used as a bedroom, however, prepared with multi media wiring appropriate to convert to a cinema room or games room with a bathroom. Also a Gym with a sauna, shower room and toilet. From the entrance hall there is a "safe" room which also houses the video surveillance and alarm system controls. A mahogany staircase leads to the floor above, where a large shared terrace overlooks the views of the gardens and the he river. There is an external staircase that will allow you to reach the first floor independently. On this first floor are two further bedrooms, ensuite. One of which, the Master bedroom has a fireplace, walk in wardrobe, a steam bath for two persons and bath. To fully appreciate the lifestyle or business opportunities of this unique property you would have to visit and savour the setting.
River frontage location. Boat Mooring. Helicopter pad. Solar, A/C Underfloor heating.Safe room. Surveilance and alarm sytem. Sauna. Infinity pool, jaquzi, beach. Gazebos. Motion sensor lighting.