Home For Sale in San Ramon Hills, Alajuela Costa Rica
For Peaceloving Homeworker Or As Private Retreat House!
Asking Price: $68,500 USD
This special little house has been renovated with love. Casa Murcielago is 10 miles/ 17 km North-West from San Ramon Alajuela. Access is good, the last kilometer of road is unpaved but is in good condition. San Ramon is about 37miles/ 60 km North-West of capital San Jose. Distance from airport to home is just over an hour. School, bus stop and local shop are a 15- minute walk. The house is ready to move in.
The plot is 337 sq yd/ 282m2 requiring little maintenance. Nature all around and the far views definitely make up for the size. There would be a little place left for growing your own veggies. There are mature fruit trees, and more trees have been planted. The fence is covered with granadillas (passionfruit).
Outside walls are all brick, inside walls are partially brick. The also brick shed at the back gives an extra 10 sq yd/ 8m2 space. It is comfortable, has hot water and the necessary connections for a washing machine. The climate does not require heating. Elevation is about 3,800 feet/ 1157m.
The back of the house shows nature only, with privacy and beautiful views. There are many birds around. A sloth has been seen. River sounds (Rio la Paz!) can be heard. There is a covered area that can be used for hanging out laundry to dry. It is a lovely place to sit.
The kitchen is like the house, small but sweet. It has hot water from a new hotwatersystem (2013). There is a filter installed on the main water inlet.
The bathroom is fully tiled and has a generous shower. The septic tank is new.
The living room is aproximately 22 sq yd/ 18m2. There are three large windows. The ceiling is beautiful wood. All windows are screened. The floor is newly tiled in light colour.
The two small bedrooms have a double and a single bed. The front bedroom has two large windows, and could perfectly be used as office.
Furniture and curtains are included.
The house is equipped with all new electric wiring. Electricity is the standard 110 volt, and there is also a double 110 volt,( for european 220 connection.)
There is a house-telephone line with highspeed internet connection. Cellphone reception is good.
The contact with the neighbours is good. People are generally helpful. A few quiet foreigners are within easy walking distance. One neighbour can provide organic vegetables. Another has eggs and milk. Once or twice a week a car comes selling fruit/vegetables.
The house so far has been very much enjoyed as a private retreat house. Coordinates are 10°09'37.2" N 84°32'44.2" W elevation 3,800ft/ 1157 m