Casa South is a truly magnificent five / six-bedroom, eight-bathroom residence that is set in the exclusive area of Funchal Ridge, on the outskirts of the historic and cosmopolitan town Lagos. Located in an elevated and enviable position with stunning panoramic and far reaching views towards both the bay of Lagos and the bay of Luz this property has everything for the most discerning of purchaser.
Having been architect designed with quality exterior and interior fixtures, fittings and furniture and built by one of the Algarve's premiere builders, no expense has been spared in order to ensure that Casa South truly is, a house of pure distinction.
Standing proudly and set in beautifully landscaped, manicured gardens and with exquisite south facing terraces that form a stunning canvas for the large heated infinity pool, jacuzzi and pergola for Al-fresco dining area.
Approached by entering through large, electrically operated gates, into a large driveway with hardstanding for a number of vehicles, the imposing double entrance doors lead to a large formal entrance hall with a vaulted ceiling as well as a stunning and imposing feature staircase that leads to both the lower ground and first floors. From the hallway, there are double doors into the large, sunny, living room which is divided to provide both formal and casual sitting areas which then lead to a beautiful dining area. Both of these areas have delightful sliding patio doors that frame the stunning views out towards the gardens pool and terrace. Adding to the comfort and ambiance of this area is a wood burning stove for the cooler winter evenings and a central air conditioning unit to cool the warm summer nights. Adjacent to this room is a lovely glass sun room with bi-fold doors, this is beautiful, warm and relaxing area all year round.
The large family Kitchen has fully fitted appliances which include a fridge, wine fridge and separate freezer, an abundance of units under granite worksurfaces and a very sociable quartz centre island for informal entertaining. There is also a separate laundry room with washer and dryer and ample storage.
From the kitchen, a door leads to a covered BBQ area with an al-fresco dining space for 10 people. From here the covered terrace continues across the rear of the villa to the sun room and affords beautiful views towards the infinity pool, surrounding terrace, gardens and a further al-fresco dining area beyond the water with a solid timber pergola. The 12x6m heated infinity pool comes with a heat pump and child-safe electric cover, there is also an outside shower and WC and a Jacuzzi. This really is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the peace and tranquillity of the area.
Moving away from the living accommodation and also on the ground floor are two double bedrooms with warming oak floors with underfloor heating, air conditioning and built in surround sound. There is also a bathroom with a shower and a convenient storage area in the hallway.
Climbing the stunning and imposing dog leg staircase to the first floor there are four further large double bedrooms all with en-suite bathrooms. The spacious master bedroom offers a walk-in wardrobe and a corner spa bath with a separate shower. Large sliding patio doors give access the master terrace which has beautiful views of the Bay of Lagos and is a lovely private space in which to escape and relax.
On the basement level of the house is an excellent family-friendly entertainment space with a full-size snooker / billiard table, table tennis, sauna, mini gym and cinema room with a projector and screen as well as a large LED TV with surround sound. Within this area you will also find a bathroom with a bath and shower and a kitchen with a bar area making it a great place to host parties and entertain people. For the connoisseur, there is also an elegent climate-controlled walk in wine cellar.
From the games room you enter a large 3 car garage and plant room which contains the central vacuum system, a water softener and 2 x 1000 litre water tanks connected to 12 solar panels located on the roof. Any excess hot water that is produced is dispersed to the swimming pool to effectively and efficiently enhance the heating of the pool water.
To access the garage there is a separate lower gated driveway in addition to the formal front entrance. this contributes to ensure that there is ample parking for in excess of 10 vehicles at any one time.
Additional benefits include under floor heating supplied by solar panels with a heat pump back up system, electric awnings off the conservatory, lounge and master bedroom, a central command for all electric shutters, a fire alarm system and all carpentry and doors in solid oak.
This really is a property of true distinction.
Casa South a magnificent 6 bedroom property set in an enviable location.