Castaway island Taransay sold

Taransay island, which featured in the BBC’s Castaway, has been sold .It had an asking price of £2m or above. Selling agents CKD Galbraith have not named the new owners but said they already owned property on Harris. Ben Fogle, one of a group of people who lived on the island for Castaway in 2000, had been leading a bid to buy Taransay. CKD Galbraith said the island’s owners knew the purchasers and the island was passing into “safe hands”. The firm’s John Bound added: “There will no doubt be a number of disappointed parties who would have liked to bid but it is fitting that Taransay is now in the new ownership of somebody closely acquainted to the area who will preserve the current management of the island.” Taransay offers trout and sea fishing and deer stalking. The island also has a sheep farm. The island is said to be home of Celtic pagans in 300AD and was the site of several fierce battles, such as the Massacre

3 bedroom beach side apartment near Barcelona

Quick Sale Required!

Ground Floor 3 double bedroom flat, floor area approx. 90 m2, with a court yard.
The flat contains 2 bathrooms, 2 sitting rooms & kitchen.
The flat is in an excellent location; 5 minutes from a beautiful beach and 5 mins from Cunit overland train station and 2 mins from the town centre; 40 minutes to Barcelona city by train. Cunit is situated south of Barcelona city
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THE PRICE : £150,000! It is a real bargain!

Please do not hesitate in contact me If you are interested or you need more information or photos.

Lunagarcia7@hotmail.com (Inma Garcia)

www.onbeach.com/beach/barcelona/cunit

Sandpiper Cottage ,Ireland

Sandpiper cottage,Mannin, Ballyconneely,Clifden,
Co Galway, Ireland

Sandpiper Cottage is a truly unique property with breathtaking views
over Mannin Bay
and a minutes walk from the white sands of Mannin Beach.
Offering complete privacy this is the ultimate holiday retreat.
Approached by a long winding driveway the stone clad residence stands
majestically on elevated grounds which extend to 5 acres.

The house has been designed to optimize the views with a
large picture window in the Kitchen-Dining area.
Sliding doors lead onto a large decked patio from the Master Bedroom .
Accommodation includes four bedrooms, Livingroom,
Kitchen-Dining area and Bathroom.
Adjacent to the residence is a stone clad garage.

Whether looking for a year-round residence or a part-time retreat,
Sandpiper Cottage is an exceptional and altogether unique property
one more often seen in dreams than in reality.
It provides total privacy and unspoiled, peaceful
surroundings.
Sandpiper Cottage is but a short drive from Clifden or
Roundstone

www.myirishescape.com

Large modern farmhouse/villa plus partly renovated water mill in 23 hectares

Unique property consisting of a large modern farmhouse/villa with 10mx5m salt water swimming pool designed by the British owners to a high specification and completed 6 years ago.Included is a partly renovated water mill with own small pool which would be ideal guest accomodation.The property comes with 23 hectares of beautiful Algarvean countryside set in one of the most picturesque valley locations to be found anywhere in the Algarve.The villa has a large bright living area with an impressive open fire place.The kitchen is modern and well fitted with double aspect french doors opening onto the gardens and terrace.There are four bedrooms,three ensuite and all have french doors opening onto the gardens or balcony.The balcony has a large seating/lounge space and it is from here the stunning views of the farm and valley can truly be appreciated.To the rear of the villa is the swimming pool which overlooks the tastefully designed barbeque/alfresco dining area which has been finished in locally sourced stone giving an attractive natural look. The historic town of Tavira is only 10kms away as is the coast with miles of sandy beaches and numerous golf courses.Santo Estevao is a pretty village 3kms distance where there are small convenience stored,restaurants and a cafe/bar.Faro is a 30 minutes drive to the west and the Spanish border 30 minutes drive to the east.There is good access to all the main roads from the farm.This is a beautiful property in an exceptional location.Priced for a quick sale.

COUNTRY HOUSE, AREA OF LAKE IZNAJAR, CORDOBA, ANDALUCIA, SPAIN

COUNTRY HOUSE, LAKE IZNAJAR AREA, IZNAJAR, PROVINCE OF CORDOBA, ANDALUCIA, SPAIN.

PRICE …595,000 EUROS/510,00 GBP APPROXIMATELY
Open to Genuine Offers.

THIS PROPERTY IS WHAT EVERYONE DREAMS ABOUT, SOUTH FACING WITH SUN ALL DAY, PANORAMIC VIEWS ACROSS THE OLIVE GROVES AND MOUNTAINS WITH THE LAKE BEING A 5 MINUTE DRIVE FROM THE PROPERTY.

FABULOUS PROPERTY, FABULOUS AREA, FABULOUS PEOPLE.

THE AREA…..

IZNAJAR is one of the most beautiful areas of Southern Spain and is only a 1 hour drive north of Malaga Airport.

PROPERTY DETAILS:

The house has been professionally renovated and tastefully decorated to a very high standard throughout and is well maintained inside and outside due to us the owners residing there all year round. The price includes part furnished and also exterior furniture and accessories for the terrace and pool areas.

• Family room: Large free standing log burner.
• Living room: Marble fireplace with inset log burner. Sky Sat TV.
• Kitchen: Next to family room.
• Utility room: Next to kitchen.
• Office: Next to family room.
• Library / Study.
• 6 Bedrooms all finished to the highest standard.
• 3 Bathrooms all with luxurious fittings.

• Also included are top quality ceiling and wall light fittings and professionally made lined curtains, blinds and accessories throughout and many other items. Kitchen includes all electric appliances, hob, oven, extractor, microwave and built in tall fridge. Utility Room includes Zanussi washing machine, Fagor dishwasher and a Zanussi large deep chest freezer.

LAND SIZE is 1.315m2 surrounded by high walls and decorative railings. Two entrances to the property via tarmac road. The house sits in the middle of the land size stated and the built size of the house is 319m2 plus terraces and interior patio of 261m2.

THE PROPERTY has mains water and electric also its own well water enclosed in its own little pump house. Well water is solely used for filling the swimming pool and fishpond and is connected to an automatic irrigation system for watering the landscaped gardens which have a wide variety of ornamental plants, trees, shrubs plus many fruit trees.

SWIMMING POOL is 13mtr x 6mtr and is one depth all over for safe swimming with a natural stone built waterfall at one end. There is also a fish pond with waterfall and decking area under the grand old oak tree.

NOTE: The property can be divided into two homes, accommodation for the owner the other for parents, children or as a rental investment.

THE PROPERTY IS NOW REGISTERED WITH THE ANDALUCIA TOURISM BOARD FOR THOSE WHOM WISH TO RENT THE PROPERTY AS PART WITH THE OWNER LIVING IN PART OF THE PROPERTY OR AS A WHOLE.

*WE ARE ONLY LOOKING FOR GENUINE BUYERS WHOM ARE IN A POSITION TO MAKE A GENUINE OFFER. MORE INFORMATION AND LOTS OF PHOTOGRAPHS OF THE INTERIORS AND EXTERIORS ARE AVAILABLE BY REQUEST. PLEASE CONTACT US THROUGH THIS WEBSITE.

4 bed detached country house on a very large plot of 11,500 m2

Property Reference: VR389

A large 4 bed detached country house on a very large plot of 11,500 m2.

This property is undergoing renovation & improvements & this would need to be finished off by the new owners.

If you have horses this property is ideal & it could easily be developed into a working equestrian centre.

The property is offered for sale part furnished & very briefly consists of the following :-

 Lounge / diner with open fireplace,
American style fully fitted kitchen with separate utility / store area,
4 x double bedrooms (bedroom 4 currently being used as a separate formal dining room),
 Master bedroom with own sun terrace overlooking the pool,
1 x bathroom with bath & shower,
Large covered terrace with BBQ,
Large workshop,
Separate outside annexe to house a kitchen, bedroom & bathroom (needs finishing),
3 x stables, tack room & feed room (needs finishing),
approx 3,500m2 securely fenced land with 8,000m2 un-fenced, tennis court, various garden areas,
5m x 10m private pool,
Large driveway with parking for numerous cars, good access,
Mains water & electricity,
Satellite TV,
Huge potential to make into a fantastic home & business,
Minutes from the lovely traditional Spanish village of La Murada which has all amenities & less than 15 minutes by car to the historic city of Orihuela

www.solmarestatesspain.com

Home and business

Amazing opportunity to buy home and Laser Clay shooting business in Costa Calida, near Alicante. Eco-friendly and all set in around 49 acres. Also includes a 500 sq m warehouse and a 150 sq m ruin for restoration.
More details on www.sportingchance.biz or email hitnmiss@mazarron.com

Please note – this property is for sale by owner and is situated in Mingrano area of Costa Calida, Spain (not Alabama as only USA States available in mandatory drop down menu)