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Property Details

Property NameCortijo Puerto Juviley, 18430 Torviscon, Prov Granada, Spain
Property Locationview map
Property Type3 bedroom semi detached house
Price120,000 euro
For further information & viewings, contactJulian & Inger Heddy
tel: 02088782770

Summary of Property

PRICE REDUCTION. Rural Farmhouse property of 220m2 in the Alpujarras with many green features, adjacent to similar (originally a single property) restored in the local idiom with local materials. For sale fully furnished. Some cultivable land in the village is available for sale or rent

Environmentally Friendly Features

Off grid living.
Solar powered electricity 1 x 3 panelled pv unit yielding 1.3 kw (can be boosted by generator).
Large Norwegian wood-burner and additional fireplace.
Water supply via storage tank (4k litres) pumped from river, gravity fed to house. EU regulation-compliant septic tank.

Dimensions of Rooms (m)

Kitchen*see below
Bedroom 110m2
Bedroom 213m2
Bedroom 39m2
Other RoomsPlease note that measurements are external. The property's stone walls are about 80cm thick.

Ground floor: entrance/dining area = room = 18m2...lounge 23.8m2...external patio = 27m2

Semi-ground floor: bathroom = 11.5 m2 + out-house (with separate entry) containing solar invertors/batteries + water heater = 3.5m2

Second floor: 3 bedrooms (apart from the meditation room): bedroom 1 = 10m2, bedroom 2 = 13m2, bedroom 3 = 9m2, + landing area 8.5m2 (includes w/c and linen cupboard),

A domed meditation room which can be used as a studio and/or bedroom is above a storage room (wood, pump, tools etc). The dimensions of the meditation room and storage room below = 8.5m2.
Details of HeatingSee below
Average annual cost of utilities, electric, gas, oil, etc.0 - see below
Ground Rent0
Details of any Accreditation or rating, e.g., BRE EcoHomes, SAP, NHER

Details of Garden or Outside Space

The house has upper, middle and lower patio areas.

A ramp below the meditation room leads down a series of planted terraces to a flat area of about 90m2 below the house. There is no other land attached to the house, but there are opportunities for renting/purchasing land in the village (within 15 mins walk).

Transport & Local Amenities

Parking facilities Off-road parking
Secure bicycle storage?Yes
Nearest shop/Post Office7km
Nearest leisure facilitiescoast
Nearest train station60 km
Nearest bus-stop to main town/city*

Further Information

The property is in Puerto Juviley, a hamlet of 10 or so houses, in a valley on the rio Guadalfeo at the bottom of a 1km track off the main road…7 km from Torviscon, 12 km from Orgiva, 60km from Granada airport and about a 40 minute drive to the coast (Motril, and Salobrena). The google map is approximate only.

There are no services (and none presently in prospect) The ‘pueblo’ is a close-knit community in which cooperation is the key motif. The landscape is beautiful and the valley is renowned for its birdlife. There is no light, air or noise pollution.

*Please contact the vendor at to receive a pdf of the architect's drawings to get a full sense of the layout of this unusual property.

There are no utilities…fridge, water heater and individual heaters are powered by calor…wood for the burner!

The property is for sale fully furnished, ie, all fixtures and fittings, furniture and equipment moveables

*Nearest bus stop is at the top of the track. Buses stop only once or twice daily.


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Details last updated: 2017-05-08 20:29:14

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