This beautiful cottage style villa has been converted from the original Post Office and Village Shop. The house is filled with original and traditional Madeiran features and has been sympathetically renovated to provide a perfect base for a perfect holiday. If you like the idea of living within a typical Madeiran community while relaxing in the quiet haven of the substantial tropical gardens, you will love this house. With three sun terraces for al fresco dining for 8, and a sun deck area in the garden - in full sun all day - and a wood BBQ the villa lends itself to a very social holiday. Upstairs: two double bedrooms both with access to the south-facing sun terrace benefiting from fabulous sea and mountain views, large family bathroom and study room.
Downstairs: two double bedrooms and bathroom. Two lovely sitting rooms - one with original bread oven. Large kitchen and dining area converted from the original shop and still retaining the counter and cupboards shop.
Kitchen: Large kitchen and dining area converted from the original shop and still retaining the counter and cupboards shop. The kitchen is fully equipped for those who enjoy cooking and entertaining at home with the opportunity to experiment using exotic fruits from the garden. The refectory table seats 8 people.
The upstairs: The pretty hallway with original parquet floor and original painted walls in pastel colors leads the length of the house opening onto a terrace either end. The main bathroom with parquet floor and central bathroom with shower attachment toilet and bidet is half tiled with local tiles.
The two double bedrooms decorated in pastel shades each have two windows - one each opening onto the east-facing terrace. One bedroom has a 140 / 190cm double bed and hanging space for clothes. Both bedrooms have ceiling fans. The second bedroom is "pink" with the second window looking out over the garden and hills. A 160 / 200cms double bed in this room comes with hanging space for clothes, colorful bed linen and winter and winter duvets for all bedrooms are provided. Extra towels / bedding and extra towels / bedding can be provided.
The upstairs terraces: The upstairs terraces are reached via the house or an exterior staircase. Find the perfect place to relax and unwind after a tiring day in the sun. Part shaded by the vines, part exposed to direct sun, you can idle the hours away here in comfort.
Outside the west-facing terrace also has an exterior staircase leading from the upstairs hallway down to the main terrace.
An original Portuguese seating bench, a dining table and chairs offer "al fresco" eating under the grape-vines. The original outside cookhouse has been converted into a BBQ room with the original outside stone sinks