Smallholding and Cave house Complex, suitable for any Business
Fabulous Off-Grid Smallholding & Cave house complex for sale in Baza (Granada province).
Are you feeling the need to retreat from this crazy world to your own personal cave? To get away from it all and change your life for something more tranquil and wholesome? Some land of your own perhaps, to do as you wish? Maybe set up a B&B, an Eco or Health retreat, a Glamping venture or Equestrian centre? But it seems a far stretch from the imagination? Well, maybe not. This could be your cave to escape to; it’s off-grid but with all mod cons and over 12 acres of land, and although private and secluded from neighbours it’s only ten minutes from the busy town of Baza in Granada. It’s a spacious ready-to-live in home, with scope for huge expansion and opportunity. All yours for just €179,000!
A lovingly reformed south-facing, huge and deluxe off-grid, cave house with over 50,000m2 of land, perfect for tourism, an equine or agricultural business venture, or for those wishing to live the good life and be self sufficient. With large bright rooms, high ceilings and skylights, this Cave house is not at all what you’d expect a cave to be – it’s quirky but spacious and utterly practical for the climate in Granada Spain – caves keep naturally warm in the winter, and cool in the summer. Perfect!
The Cave house has been renovated to include 3 double bedrooms and two luxury bathrooms and two large living areas. This existing accommodation has been designed with the ability to split it into 2 and 1 bedroom properties (by means of a lockable door between) allowing for immediate rental, subject to Licences which are cheap and easy to acquire once you have your fiscal number (your NIE). In addition, there is another 150m2 of cave in the form of 9 additional interlinked large cave rooms, and several other caves ready to reform as you wish.
The property has all legal title deeds including building works and farm/Equine Licences. The hybrid solar and wind turbine system supplies all your power, and there is a well with a plentiful water supply and storage for 8,000 litres. However, should you want to connect to services, power and water are sited close. Rainwater harvesting is also in place for irrigation, with 2,000 litres storage. The caves have high speed internet and satellite TV, and there is excellent mobile phone coverage.
There is good access to the property with the last mile being via a newly scraped track. 2,500m2 of garden is fenced and gated, plus there is 25,000m2 of land directly attached to the property, with another 25,000m2 plot 1km away. There are 360° mountain views and you are surrounded by fragrant fields of organic Rosemary and Thyme. Attached to the cave-house is a covered 60m2 wooden porch and BBQ providing a wonderful outdoor living space.
The property has licences in place already for keeping poultry, ovine and equines: there is a corralled off area which is fenced and gated that includes stable and animal housing, and a large chicken house, and there are 2 large garages with hard standing and tethering points installed, and a frame for shelter to enable a quick conversion to additional stables should you require. The land is productive and fertile (analysis reports available), and there is a small orchard of organically maintained fruit trees. For an added touch of paradise, there are plenty of fantastic scenic spots for your swimming pool to be installed.
Baza town centre is accessible in 10 minutes with all services including a general hospital, schools, colleges, 4 large supermarkets, bars, restaurants, health centres and professionals, gyms, shops, banks, pharmacies, a huge weekly market, museums, exhibitions, cultural activities, a weekly car boot/flea market, and it is home to the both the SICAB PRE horse championships and the internationally renowned festival Cascamorras.
Situated in the heart of the North of Granada’s Geopark, perfect for those who love the outdoor life, and its treasures would be a fabulous addition to your tourism venture: horse riding, hiking, cycling and/or Moto-crossing are on your doorstep; it is 20 minutes from Lake Negratin and its beautiful beaches and thermal spas; surrounded by national parks and world-class archaeological sites of interest; and only 1h30 to Granada’s ski-slopes in Sierra Nevada. It is approximately 1hour to Granada airport (Almeria is 1h30 and Malaga is 2h15) and it has great motorway access to the coast or to cities such as fabulous Granada city which is just over an hour away.