Deleg, Cuenca





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This innovative Deleg, Cuenca container home is move-in ready and has land to build a second home, a large vegetable garden, and fruit orchard, or a mother-in-law's or guest suite. Spectacular views of valleys, forests, and mountains surround you in this creative home built out of 2, 40' x 9' high cube shipping containers, and has everything a couple needs to be comfortable and cozy in a serene country setting ... plus room to expand. This bright and fun home is fully-furnished and comes with a Vitara four-wheel-drive car as part of the purchase price.

The 640 sq. ft home sits on over an acre of land (1.806986) or the equivalent of 7312.61 m2. The home has an open concept living space with a living room, an office/desk area, a dining room with a grilling table that can be used as a regular dining table, and a highly-functional and inviting kitchen with poured concrete countertops and a double sink. The home is turnkey and includes all of the kitchen appliances, as well as all of the furnishings, linens, glassware, dishes, silverware, window treatments, lighting, and everything needed to move right in.

Huge windows around the entire home, make this a light and bright living space that brings fresh air and nature right into your home. There is also a laundry room with a washing machine and an outdoor covered drying rack for fresh air-drying that can't be beat.

The large bedroom has his and her closets flanking a king-size bed. The bathroom is also spacious, with a separate water closet, toilet area, and an airy bathroom with a shower and block glass walls to let the light in. The counters are also poured concrete mirroring the kitchen countertops.

The entire home is handicapped accessible with ramps around all the doors and entryways.

This container home has been built with security and safety as a high priority. The windows can be completely closed and clamped with an inventive remote awning system that allows you to lock and leave at any time. The current owners left for 10 months and the home was completely secure. The home is also equipped with exterior security cameras and the gate is welded steel that is considerably stronger than conventional gates. The home also has high-speed Internet.

There is spring-fed water on the property with five filters to ensure pure drinkable water. An ultraviolet light and copper fittings in the water tank, make this some of the best drinking water around. There is, also a large septic tank on the property. The owners capture rainwater for irrigation. The collected rainwater is also filtered and can be used for a variety of purposes including laundry, irrigation, or consumption.

The home is just five minutes away from Deleg, a canton located to the southwest of the Province of CaƱar, 22 km away from the Azogues. It's about a 45-minute drive from Cuenca, the third-largest city in Ecuador and its cultural capital. Deleg has a population of approximately 8,000 and has natural, archeological, and cultural tourist attractions. There are stores, restaurants, banks, pharmacies. and a small hospital, plus a lovely town square with a Gazebo and a church, making the need to drive to Cuenca unnecessary for everyday conveniences and enjoyment.

The listing price for this innovative Deleg, Cuenca container home with all the furnishings and a Vitara four-wheel-drive car, plus land to expand is $88,500. US dollars are required for the sale.