sits on its own headland in a peaceful, secluded and unique lakeside position, enviably situated on a wooded peninsular in the countryside within a conservation area of outstanding natural beauty.
The house is enviably situated within the countryside in a wooded valley on a peninsular with the lake on two sides, yet in easy reach of all amenities including some of the most beautiful and challenging golf courses in Europe and the Algarves’ famous beaches. The seaside just 25 minutes away, either at Alvor or at the fishing ports of Portimão and the cosmopolitan town of Lagos where there are pleasure boat Marinas. The Autódromo do Algarve is a 15 minutes drive and the mountain market town of Monchique is less than 45 minutes spectacular drive. The motorway is 15 minutes away and will take you to Faro International Airport in under an hour.
Elevated and facing south west with 4.520 hectares, (11,169 acres) of wooded and terraced land sloping gently down to the lakeside, giving a water frontage of approx 750 metres.
Carp and fresh water bass fishing, sailing, kyacking and paddle boarding on your doorstep.
The Lake (Barragem) Bravura is part of the hydrological basins of West Algarve, including Odiáxere’s river system.
It is located just South of Espinhaço de Cão at the border between Algarve and Alentejo by the source of Odiáxere river at 41 meters elevation with an area of approximately 285 ha and a water capacity of 35 million cubic metres, it is classified to be a protected public water reservoir.
The Barragem was built in the early 1950’s to help relieve water shortages on the coast. There can be no doubt that the Barragem Bravura is spectacular and provides a peaceful contrast to all the activity along the coastal strip.