Charming 4-Bed Algarve Estate with Expansive Gardens

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Algarve, São Brás de Alportel, Portugal, São Brás de Alportel (Portugal)

4 Bedrooms · 2 Bathrooms · 480Floor area



No parking

4 Bedrooms

2 Bathrooms




Not furnished



Nestled in the heart of the Algarve, in the charming town of São Brás de Alportel, Portugal, this distinctive 4-bedroom home offers an extraordinary opportunity for those looking to embrace the Portuguese lifestyle. São Brás de Alportel, known for its traditional Portuguese ambiance combined with a genuinely cosmopolitan vibe, makes it an attractive destination for overseas buyers.

Property Overview:

Previously a doctor’s residence and office, this south-facing property maintains much of its original character and charm while providing ample space with a total area of 480m2. The main residence spans 183m2 and features a range of spaces that can be envisioned as cozy living areas or converted to functional office spaces, making it an ideal blend for both personal and potential professional usage.

Current Condition:

The property is in a good state but awaits a visionary's touch to transform it into a bespoke luxury mansion. Recent renovations include a new roof, a completely updated electrical system, and the installation of aluminum double-glazed windows. The groundwork has been meticulously prepared for new owners to select finishes that reflect their style and preferences.


- Spacious 480 m² plot
- Main house with 183 m² of living space
- Four bedrooms
- Two bathrooms, including a family bathroom with underfloor heating
- Multiple reception rooms/offices
- Large bright living room with a fireplace
- Private balcony with views over the garden and distant sea views
- Renovated with a new roof and updated electrical installations


- Indigenous gardens with mature trees and fragrant plants
- Various outbuildings including a multilevel villa, guest chalet, and potential additional accommodations
- Existing wells and a new borehole for ample water supply
- Approved plans for a swimming pool
- Permission for rural tourism project development

Local Area and Lifestyle:

Living in São Brás de Alportel offers a balanced lifestyle with the tranquility of the countryside and easy access to the vibrant activities of the Algarve. The town itself provides all necessary amenities within walking distance, including local markets, fine restaurants, and cultural activities that blend local traditions with modern living.

For those interested in exploring beyond, the property is merely 25 minutes from some of the best beaches in the Algarve and equal distance from prestigious golf courses. The proximity to Faro Airport (20 minutes away) adds to the convenience, making travel simple for those visiting from abroad or exploring other parts of Europe.


The climate in São Brás de Alportel is typically Mediterranean, characterized by hot, dry summers and mild, wet winters. This pleasant weather allows residents to enjoy outdoor activities year-round, from hiking and cycling in the surrounding hills to sunbathing and water sports along the coast.


This property presents a unique renovation project for those looking to immerse themselves in the Portuguese lifestyle. Whether as a family home or as a potential hub for rural tourism, this home promises to be a sanctuary for relaxation, creativity, or both. The combination of existing structures, approved permissions for expansion, and its ideal location make this home a noteworthy investment for discerning buyers aiming to craft their dream estate in the Algarve.


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