PROPERTY AT A GLANCE This spacious and luxurious villa is all about location, location, location. A unique property situated first line in Altea offering spectacular uninterrupted sea views and with private gated access direct onto the beach.
A villa that certainly makes the most of the stunning views and one that comes with your very own viewing platform that gives the impression of floating on the water as it overlooks the glittering blue Mediterranean sea, the perfect alfresco dining and lounge area to entertain family and friends or to just sit and relax to enjoy the panorama as it unfolds before you.
On a generous 5000m2 plot completely fenced and surrounded by trees to maintain privacy this is a wonderful and exclusive property that even comes with a separate apartment for visiting guests or staff use.
Properties of this size and in such a prime first line location are quite rare to be offered for sale in Altea.
- Plot size: 5000m2
- Built area: 600 m2
- Front line with spectacular sea views
- Private access direct onto the beach
- Large swimming pool
- Double Garage, Single Garage and parking for several cars/boats
- Central Heating, Air Conditioning, Fireplace, Alarm system
- Separate Guest Apartment/Staff Quarters
- Large terraces, roof terrace, balcony
- Office, Gym, Laundry Room, Storage
PROPERTY DETAILS A very spacious 600m2 villa that is used for permanent living and one that is obviously loved by the present owners who have created a wonderful family home. In addition to the 6 bedrooms, three bathrooms and guest toilets there is a fully fitted kitchen with central island, a large lounge with fireplace, formal dining room and a huge master bedroom suite with walk-in dressing room and ensuite bathroom with jacuzzi bath. Ample living accommodation to include areas for an office and gym plus the added benefit of a separate apartment for guests or staff quarters. Outside in addition to the large pool there is a summer kitchen with built-in BBQ and dining terrace, the large terrace platform overlooking the sea, several other areas within the gardens for sun and shade and with private gated access taking you direct onto the beach. The property is Southeast facing, completely fenced and with trees to the front and two sides to ensure privacy and access is via security gates. There is also a double garage, single garage and ample parking for several vehicles or boats.
LOCATION Altea is one of the most beautiful and sustainable towns in Spain and its viewing points are renowned. The Old Town is full of charm with cobbled streets to wander through finding fabulous local family-run shops whilst stumbling across some historic buildings. Along the way you will see remains of the ancient walls and gateways which protected the hilltop town from pirates.
The beautiful Plaza de la Iglesia church square with its blue domed church, the Virgen del Consuelo, taking pride of place. Although the church itself was built in the 19th century with work being completed in 1910, there has been a place of worship here for more than 900 years. It also bears the battle scars of the Spanish Civil War in the 1930s when one of the bell towers was destroyed by Franco's men. Plaza de Iglesia is a lovely, traditional Mediterranean square and is considered the heart of Altea. The atmosphere is bohemian and became famous for its artistic tendencies in the 1960s, attracting many musicians, artists and writers from all around Europe. Nowadays, Altea is the centre of cultural life on the Costa Blanca with its new Arts Centre and Concert Hall (Palau Altea Centre d’Arts). Alongside its many antique shops, there is the orthodox church of Saint Michael built according to traditional Russian architecture and consecrated in 2005.
Altea has a reputation for its famous restaurants located in the Old Town and along the wonderful seafront promenade offering both Mediterranean cooking and international cuisine. In addition to the many restaurants in Altea the area of the Costa Blanca offers an enormous range of restaurants and eating houses from top Michelin star restaurants, trendy upmarket Marinas bars and clubs to beachside snack bars covering all prices and all types of gastronomic styles.
Altea has no less than nine beaches. La Roda, Cap Negret, Cala de la Barra Grande, Cap Blanc, El Soyo, La Olla, Mascarat Norte, Mascarat Sur La Baretta and Solsida. Altea provides an optimal setting for water sports where you can enrol in courses for sailing, rowing, surfing and diving. Golf is another of the many sports that can be practiced all year round because the weather is perfect. The Golf Club Don Cayo is located in the Sierra de Altea, with nine holes and is located in the foothills of Sierra Bernia, the Golf Oliva Nova near Denia is a golf course of 18 holes designed by Severiano Ballesteros, the 5-star La Sella Golf Club Resort in the nearby cosmopolitan city of Denia was designed by Jose Maria Olazabal.
Altea celebrates many “Fiestas” and during the last week of September, the biggest parties of Altea and the Moors and Christians parades take place. The streets are alive with different bands, costumes, fireworks, bands and famous singers who sing and play in verbenas until dawn. In August you can enjoy the magnificent Castell de L'Olla, an unforgettable and spectacular firework display that is launched from platforms at sea an experience not to be missed.
Altea is renowned for its upmarket designer shops and boutiques and due to the cosmopolitan nature of the area of Costa Blanca, the Spanish educational system has been complemented by a large number of prestigious schools, providing a wide range of private academic education from preschool through to high school, with possibilities for multilingual, bilingual and boarding, etc.
The area has excellent communications, with all the Mediterranean coast by the A-7 motorway and the peninsular centre by the A-3 motorway. Altea is almost halfway between the airports of Alicante (61 km.) And Valencia (116 km.). By sea, only 65 miles from Ibiza and Formentera.
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