The Estate > Facilities

Tapada do Falcao
  • 8 bedrooms (including two with balconies) – sleeps 16
  • 5 bathroom/shower rooms (including two ensuite)
  • Downstairs WC/Outside WC
  • Large dining hall with doors to terrace
  • Sitting room/library with grand piano and door to terrace
  • Large kitchen/breakfast room with fridge and dishwasher, door to terrace
  • Utility room with large American fridge/freezer (including ice making facility), back-up/bottle fridge, washing machine and separate tumble dryer
  • Study
  • Garage with water pumps for house
  • Boiler room/drying room and log store
  • Oil fired central heating and hot water
  • Digital satellite television and terrestrial Spanish and Portuguese TV
  • Stereo Hi-Fi, Tuner, CD, DVD and Video
  • Extensive terraces
  • Telephone
  • Wireless Internet
  • Mains electricity
  • Mains water, switchable to cistern fed from own wells and boreholes
  • Bottled gas (tandem 55 kg cylinders in external store)
  • Telephone
  • Wi-fi internet access
Gardens
  • Secluded walled garden with 7 metre swimming pool, marble dining table, ornamental sink, and barbecue facilities
  • Formal garden with irrigated lawns
  • Stone table for outside dining
  • Large 14 m swimming pool with pool house containing plant room, poolside furniture storage, changing room, shower/WC and fridge for refreshments
  • Full international size all-weather tennis court with practice wall
  • Full size trampoline
Casa do Outeiro
  • 2 bedrooms – sleeps 5
  • Shower room with WC and bidet
  • Large sitting room with sleeping platform
  • Large Alentejan fireplace with high output woodburning stove
  • Kitchen with fridge – no dishwasher
  • Stone patio with large traditional bread oven
  • Bottled gas (tandem 55 kg cylinders in external store)
  • Water pumped from underground cistern fed by estate water (non potable)
  • Dry log store
Caretaker’s cottage (part of stable block)
  • 3 bedrooms
  • Shower room with WC
  • Sitting room/Kitchen
  • Dining room
  • Patio
  • Kitchen garden
  • Mains electricity and water
  • Telephone
Stable block
  • 4 large fully fitted stables
  • 2 smaller secondary stables
  • Workshop
  • Covered storage area for feed
  • Lean to hangar for tractors and equipment
  • Mains electricity and water
Equestrian facilities
  • Large sand school with posts and rails
  • 2 post and rail fenced enclosures
The land
  • 55 hectares comprising:
    • Cork forest 10.5 Ha
    • Mixed cork and pine forest 17 Ha
    • Natural pasture 2.5 Ha
    • Vineyard 11 Ha (including roads and unutilised land)
    • Other 14 Ha
  • 3 boreholes (6000 l/hr, 3000 l/hr, 2000 l/hr)
  • 2 Wells
  • Surface water collection cistern
  • Water pumping system
  • Automatic garden irrigation system and pump room
  • Approximately 6 km of unmade roads