This spectacular 39+ acres (15.7 hectares) Ecuadorian property and gorgeous custom home provide peace, tranquillity and privacy in one of the most beautiful settings in Ecuador. Live a totally sustainable life in fabulous natural surroundings, amongst deer, flocks of parrots and other beautiful animals. Breathe in the fresh air, clean water and Eucalyptus tree forests. Built as a horse farm, this land is also perfect for grazing cattle and small animals, and for growing crops. And, it is just 35 minutes from Cuenca.
The custom home was completely remodelled in 2015 to North American standards and has 2 bedrooms and 2 full baths, The master suite has a large dressing room/office, a bath with a separate shower, a soaking tub for 2 and a large skylight over the tub.
The open concept living area includes 2 living spaces, one with a stone fireplace, and the other surrounded by arched windows and wooden beamed ceilings. Light and airy, with sunlight streaming in, this is the perfect place to relax with a morning cup of coffee or an afternoon glass of wine. A dining nook completes this part of the living space.
The charming separate kitchen is perfectly appointed and equipped with a dishwasher, stovetop, oven, refrigerator, a white cast iron sink, and a washer/dryer that are included in the purchase price.
Imported and handmade fine furnishings, tools, housewares, and linens also are included, so this beautiful country home is move-in ready.
The property includes a 5 stall barn plumbed for bathroom and storage, a round pen, 2 shelters in the pasture, 2 outbuildings, concrete water tanks, fenced gardens, a carport, potable (city) water, a deeded well, a pond, and irrigation rights.
There is also a small guesthouse that is perfect for meditation or for an additional visitor.
A new asphalt double tile roof was installed during the renovation, as were all new plumbing and electricity. There is a German septic system, a large tank water heater, a US-designed chimney, closets with built-in drawers, hand made chandeliers and other high-end finishes.
Good quality Internet allows for easy movie streaming and international calls, ETAPA phone is also available.
The property is on a non-through-road and is very private and safe, with spectacular mountain and pastoral views. No big power lines are found on the pristine land.
A friendly and reliable caretaker/neighbor, who is great with animals, will look after the property when you are away and can help with cleaning, tending to the garden, or other daily chores should you desire help. Fresh eggs and milk are available daily.
A large plot of land is already tilled and perfect for an expansive organic vegetable garden. The town of Cumbe is just minutes away for everyday supplies, and Cuenca, the cultural capital of Ecuador is an easy 14 miles away.
This is a rare opportunity to own your own very large and beautiful piece of nature close to shopping and an airport. With plenty of space to add other homes and outbuildings, this property can be turned into a family villa, a vacation getaway, a spa or retreat center, or a working and live-in farm.
Best of all, the list price for this 39+ acre property is priced below tax value at only $289,000. Annual taxes are $126.
If you’ve ever wanted to live in a gorgeous mountain and valley setting, have a private retreat and create a sustainable lifestyle, in style, it doesn’t get better than this.
- Large Water Tank Heater
- US-Designed Chimney
- German Septic System
- Concrete Water Tanks
- Fenced Gardens
- Potable City Water
- Irrigation Rights
- Deeded Well
- 2 Outbuildings
- 5 Stall Barn