Property for sale in Central Portugal
Property Type: Old olive press/mill/land
Nearest Town: Góis
House area: 405m2
Services: Water, electricity, waterwheel
Description of property:
A large olive press that could be converted into a house and/or commercial premises. The property also has a large area of land within the habitation area of the village.
The olive press is built from local stone and has a footprint of over 400m2. It is covered by a single roof. The building is divided by a central wall creating 2 large rooms: a store-room that was used to hold the olives and firewood – this room is open to the roof-tiles; and a second room still housing the olive press equipment –this room is on two levels, and has a wooden ceiling.
On the north side of the building is an old waterwheel.
The land extends round the property and has an olive grove with many old trees.
In front of the olive press is a cobbled roadway. Behind the olive press there is a large water tank with a capacity of 30,000L. There is also a water channel that the property has access rights to, supplying the mill-wheel.
The property could be converted into a dwelling, with a retail/craft workshop or pottery. The land could be converted into residential plots or tourist accommodation.
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