Property for sale in Central Portugal
Property Type: House with land
Nearest Town: Góis
Location: Ponte de Sótão
House area: 282m2
Services: Water, electricity, fossa
Description of property:
A large traditional house of historical importance to the village, now in need of thorough restoration.
The main part of the building used to house the local girls’ school, closed in approx. 1945, and the doctor’s surgery. To the side of the main property was the Casa do Povo (meeting room) until the 1970’s.
The main property is 3 storeys high, with store rooms on the ground floor. This building has wood ceilings, floors, and shutters throughout, and 2 balconies to the front of the property that look out over the village of Ponte de Sótão to the surrounding hills.
The former Casa do Povo is 2 storeys high, and is linked internally with the main house. There is a loja on the ground floor and one large room with a concrete floor on the first floor, with a smaller room that was once the bar. It also has a balcony to the front of the property.
To the rear of the property there is land in terraces up to the road behind, having orange and olive trees, and a water mine.
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