Incredible fully reformed water mill and its ancillary buildings. Originally built in 1894 and producing flour, bread and confectionery to the area, this historic complex now provides luxury owners accommodation with private walled garden, guests bar and games room featuring much of the original milling machinery, separate staff accommodation, plus 5 individual letting units all of which have been fully reformed to a very high standard. There is a large heated pool with sun terrace all set in a pretty secluded valley watched over by the original 16th century water tower and flanked by the river and 6 metre waterfall. All legal paperwork including tourism licenses.
The original mill building is L shaped with one wing on two floors being dedictaed to the owners accommodation and provides a private walled garden with two ponds set in mature shrubs, flowers and herbs. There is a covered seating area and built bread/pizza oven. The accommodation is entered via the bright garden room which has a separate utility area which is plumbed for automatic washing machine. There is a large country dining kitchen which is fully fitted with range cooker, quality base and wall units and a separate prep area with its own sink. There is a cosy lounge with wood burning stove and a master en-suite double bedroom beyond. This level has underfloor heating supported by the solar system. On the lower ground floor there is another double en-suite bedroom and a reception office.
In the second wing of the L is a games room on the upper floor featuring two examples of the original mill workings with a feature wrought iron spiral staircase connecting to the lower ground floor where there is a bar and seating area built around more of the original workings, pulleys and mill stones. This area also has a separate WC/washroom and connects to the outside seating area at the front of the mill building.
There is a detached single storey studio with kitchen, fully fitted shower room and pretty terrace currently set aside for staff.
The original family house, bakery, grain store and other outbuildings now provide 5 separate letting units which have been successfully rented to both individual clients and groups.
'El Cortijo' - is a two storey farm house which has a charming lounge/dining room, second lounge with sofa bed, fitted kitchen and large sun terrace on the ground floor with a master en-suite bedroom, two further bedrooms and a family bathroom on the first floor.
Set below this building is 'La Panaderia' which is a single storey apartment with large open plan living accommodation including fitted kitchen area, lounge/diner with wood burning stove and a lovely terrace. There is a master en-suite double bedroom plus second double bedroom and shower room.
'El Granero' is another single storey apartment with open plan living area with fitted kitchen, two double bedrooms plus family shower room. This unit benefits from a very large south/west facing covered terrace.
'La Cocina' is a two storey detached cottage with open plan living accommodation on the upper floor and a fabulous double bedroom with private terrace and luxury fully tiled bathroom on the lower floor.
'La Palomera' is a single storey detached building with its own fully walled private courtyard. This unit has extra wide doors throughout and open plan living accommodation with 2 double bedrooms and bathroom with seated shower unit. There is parking directly outside this accommodation. Suitable for guests requiring wheelchair access.
There is also a library and small gymnasium available for the use of the guests. This sits close to the river and has views of the waterfall.
The pool terrace is approximately 20mts X 16mts providing a sun bathing and seating areas around the 13mts X 5mts kidney shaped pool which is heated by solar power and has a special ultra violet system to reduce the use of chlorine.
The whole plot is south/west facing. It is watched over by the 16th century water tower which was constructed from stone taken from the ruins of Zagra castle which was destroyed in the late 15th century.
This amazing property was fully reformed by the current proprietors and offers luxury owners accommodation and a successful letting business which has been run since 2006. Financial details can be provided for seriously interested clients following viewings.
The location is private and secluded yet it is close to the popular towns of Iznajar, Algarinejo and Loja.