200 yr old country villa on the Costa Brava, v.near beaches/medieval towns

200 yr old country villa on the Costa Brava, v.near beaches/medieval towns

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4 Bedrooms
Sleeps 7
3 Bathrooms
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The villa is situated on the edge of a small community near Pals in Baix Empordá. Our views are beautiful - farmland of fruit orchards, sunflower, wheat, rice and corn fields in the foreground and medieval hill towns in the distance. The property is known as a "Masia" and is the typical classic villa of Catalonia. It has been restored and maintained well, while leaving the natural details of the original brickwork intact. We have available 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, 1 restroom, a v.large kitchen, dining room and 3 eating areas. There are 3 large terraces off the upstairs living room/bedrooms, with great views and sunbeds/outdoor shower. All the modern amenities are installed - incl. large flat screen tv, cd/dvd, air conditioning etc.. We have decorated the house with lots of art and comfortable modern furniture. Our habit is to eat outside on warm sunny days - which is most of the time!! The sculpture patio is alive with flower beds and the garden green and inviting for activities and relaxing.

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Who we are

  1. We are a family of 5 - Michael is from NYC/London and 47 and Susana is from Barcelona and 39. We have 3 wonderful and well behaved children - Clara (5), Lucas (4) and Hugo (4). We are urban professionals that have escaped to the country to raise our children. Michael was a Media Producer and Susana a Shoe Designer - we now concentrate on our family.

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The area we live in is truly amazing - white sandy beaches within 5km, small coves and hidden bays w/ Caribbean like emerald water dot the coast line, preserved medieval villages with gastronomic restaurants, vineyards & bodegas, country markets, castles, botanical gardens, bird sanctuary, Iberian ruins, equestrian facilities, biking and walking trails, art galleries and museums, summer music and dance festivals, nightclubs, local 5 star hotels and spas, 3 golf clubs within 5 minutes, tennis clubs and various children's recreational activities, 2 seater flying club for aerial touring, ballooning and all possible water sports available. Barcelona is within an hour and a half on a direct highway and Girona, the ancient capital of the region, within 45 minutes, with convenient inter-Europe airport. An area website of interest, amongst many others, is http://www.baixemporda-costabrava.org/en/

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