A Home from Home
The cool room
The traditional Alentejo farmhouse is a comfortably furnished, eco friendly habitation, with solar power for lighting & computing. Accommodation for up to 4 people is provided by a double bedroom with a double bed & another bedroom with twin beds. There is a spacious shower room, with wash hand basin, & WC. On the ground floor is a well equipped, rustic kitchen with a wood burning stove, set within a large inglenook fireplace. With a double sink & fridge freezer, there is plenty of work top & storage space. There are a further two reception rooms, one of which looks out over the terrace area, which is furnished with a table & chairs set out under the fig trees, enjoying views of the natural parkland & up onto the Serra Sao Mamede, with another room behind this, furnished to serve as a place in which to comfortably lounge, & enjoy cool & shade indoors. The house has been restored, but remains true to it's Alentejo character, albeit with a dash of Canadian cabin & a touch of Welsh cottage.