Location: Coín, Spain
The last property on the lane. Accessed down a tarmacked track, with no passing traffic, offering country views, in a peaceful setting; this is a lovely south facing three-bedroom finca with separate guest accommodation on the periphery of Coín.
You enter the property through wrought iron gates, onto a gravelled driveway which sweeps past the two-bedroom casita and plunge pool, leading you to a large parking area at the front of the property. Here the house sits elevated in its plot, which is slightly slopping which would be perfect for horses.
You enter the main finca into a large open plan kitchen-dining/living room which is quite unique for country fincas. Flooded with an abundance of light and direct access out onto the dining terrace, this is a lovely space for entertaining guests. Upstairs you will find three large bedrooms with a spacious fully fitted bathroom. Beneath the stairs sits a small guest WC.
The casita has been fully refurbished throughout. With a covered terrace leading you into an open plan living space. Two bedroom and a shower room compliment this space with it´s modern fixtures and fittings, perfect for holiday guest accommodation.
Outside you will find a large plot of over 6000m2, slight slopped at first leading to several open areas surrounded by olives and various fruit trees, with water supply from a private well, town water and irrigation water.
This is a lovely property only a short drive away from the centre of Coín, perfect for those seeking peace and tranquillity without being too far from civilisation.
The vibrant town of Coin is a beauty with plenty of history and sights. As you arrive, you will drive through fields of orchards, oranges, lemons, olives, almonds and forests such as Alpujata, La Fuente, El Charco del Infierno and La Albuquera. You will feel a world away from civilisation and indeed Coín is referred to as the town of three hundred orchards.
Coín has a rich history having been occupied by the Romans, when the town was known as Lacibis, then later as La Cobin, in the 1st century B.C.
There are many lovely squares, known as Plazas, where you can relax with a coffee, listen to the fountains and watch the world go by. Try Plaza de la Via or Plaza Alameda.
When occupied by the Moors, Coín was known as Dacuan and was an important town in the region. Although Coín's economy has largely relied on agriculture, it also has been a producer of marble and ceramics, perhaps you have heard the term ‘green Coín'?
Coin is located 36km south-west of Málaga, at an altitude of 210 metres above sea level overlooking the stunning Guadalhorce Valle. The climate has mild winters and hot summers and more than a third of the days of the year are sunny. Its municipality has an area of 128.4 km2 and welcomes its almost 22,000 inhabitants, who receive the name of coineños or coínos