Two bedroom cottage with stunning view of valleys below. Located at end of a small village so there's no road traffic. Peaceful setting and large garden. Parking for one car. Cottage has all basic amenities including satellite SKY TV, broadband-wi-fi, radio , tapes and DVD's.
Kitchen has gas stove & wood-burner, fridge/freezer, hot water etc. The covered patio we use as dining area. Comfortable living room with another wood-burner. Small bedroom off of kitchen and master bedroom off of living room.
Bathroom is in cellar with hot/cold shower and sink etc. Garden house located in garden for afternoon tea or coffee. Property is completely fenced for pet security.
The village is small but only one with a butcher shop and a mini-mercado, Petrol station nearby. Public transport to Coimbra or Penacova a short walk away. The River Mondego provides great swimming holes and kayaking adventures only 5 minutes away. The ocean is a 40 minute easy drive (Figueira da Foz). Coimbra is 20 minutes away. And many other tourist attractions in central Portugal, The Palace, Luso spa town and Conimbraga Roman ruins.
I am a Bowen Therapist, 60 years of age living with my wife Liz. I enjoy hiking, tennis and sightseeing. I speak English and spanish. We are both artists and pet lovers. I am English and Liz is Irish.