La Union, Yunguilla, Cuenca





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300 mature fruit trees and plantings, plus spectacular views make this Yunguilla Valley country property exceptional. And, if you are wanting to grow your own food and to be sustainable, you are well on your way with this beautiful 11,008 sq. meter property, that includes mangos, lemons, coffee, pomegranates, cherries, pitaya, papayas, blueberries, avocados, and tons of beautiful flowering, trees, colorful butterflies and birds, and the most peaceful and serene surroundings you could ask for.

There is also a 3-bedroom home -- that needs a little upgrading -- but is second only to the fabulous land. The house is located up a dirt drivewayy, on the top of a hill overlooking the Valley in the La Union area of Yunguilla. At every turn, there is another stunning view and nowhere are the views better than from the enchanting 2nd story porch, with rocking chairs inviting you to relax with a delicious cup of morning coffee or a sunset cocktail.

Located 6800 feet above sea level, the weather is idyllic and there are no mosquitos and bugs – a problem in some areas of Yunguilla that you won’t find here. Sun shines here ofen and the warm and balmy air makes you forget your cares and simply enjoy nature at its best.

The open-concept, furnished home has a living room and a separate dining room leading to a large kitchen that includes a stove, oven, refrigerator, microwave, and range hood included in the purchase price. There is also a small island with four bar stools for casual meals. There is a guest room and a guest bath on the first floor.

A second porch, also on the first floor goes across the length of the home with plenty of space to build an outdoor kitchen or barbeque area. There is a large, cleared and fenced-in vegetable garden ready for yummy salad fixings and fresh herbs. Decide what you want to plant and watch it grow!

Upstairs are two bedrooms. The Master bedroom has its own bath.

Architectural details such as coved ceilings, built-ins, moldings, arched wooden doors, and safety features including bars on the windows and a private gate, will help to turn this house into a gorgeous home and there is tons of room to expand upwards or outwards to create an even bigger living space.  There is also a beautiful rock wall on the way up the driveway.

Additionally, there is a large gravity-fed irrigation pond and an irrigation sprinkling system, a large water tank, and potable water -- which is a great combination of water sources that are often hard to find in the Valley. The home also has, Internet and TV capabilities, and a security system. 

300 mature fruit trees and plantings, plus spectacular views make this Yunguilla Valley country property exceptional and at the asking price of only $125.000 this property with a 3-bedroom house that can be turned into your dream home, won't last long.