Luxury Real Estate Costa Rica - Country Estate Outside San José for Sale
Magnificent country estate outside San José, Costa Rica for sale
If Costa Rica is the perfect place to live, to relax, and to play, then this hacienda is the perfect place to have it all. This country estate is an outstanding property, with everything to offer your family and friends, or used as a corporate retreat with the ideal atmosphere to write, relax or to think about your life and business.
This beautiful 14 acre luxury country estate comes with a 7000sq ft main house, stables, paddocks, large entertaining areas, increadible view. The estate is located only 15 minutes from Juan Santa Maria international airport in Alajuela outside San José. Year-round, the climate is excellent, and the views from this property are absolutely majestic.
As you enter the estate through an electronically controlled gate, you are treated to a beautiful stamped concrete drive lined with bougainvilleas, royal palms and flowers in every glorious colour imaginable. You pass the orchard, then arrive at the main 7,000 sq.ft. house.
You enter the home through large, solid wood arched double doors, and are immediately struck by the exquisite antique brick entranceway ceiling. Your gaze is directed down the hallway, from which you enter the large and well-equipped kitchen. The hand-carved cabinetry is stunning, with imported granite on all counters and backsplashes.
Adjoining the kitchen is a spacious formal dining room with huge windows providing incredible views of mountains, cities and 2 volcanoes.
The large, octagonal-shaped living room offers the same views, which are also seen from other areas of the home. The living room ceiling is 24 feet high, with wood beams and beautiful lighting fixtures.
You leave the living room and enter a large office/hobby room with 2 large arched windows offering the same incredible views.
There are 2 entrances to the master bedroom, one from the office, and the other through solid wood double doors leading from the wide foyer entrance. The master bedroom bath has a Sundance spa for 2, plus a shower for 2. The spacious gym and sauna is located off of the master bedroom and there is a large private balcony off of the bedroom with beautiful garden views.
Two guest bedrooms sit discretely at the opposite end of the home, each with private balcony overlooking the pool.
There is a large pantry, laundry room and maid’s quarters with full private bath.
While the property has many entertainment areas, the social area around the pool is most cherished by the current owners. It features a heated infinity pool with a 3-tier fountain in the centre, an 8-person Sundance spa and a large covered sitting area with wet bar, fridge and ice maker. Night-time views of the distant cities are incredible.
On the grounds are also two a separate houses. One house is currently used as an office, with a large conference room, the other is a 3-bedroom home, where the property administrator and his family currently reside. In addition, there is also a duplex apartment that can be used for extra guests or rental income.
Another 5,500 sq.ft. building provides storage, a metal workshop and 6 beautiful horse stables, with sliding wooden Dutch doors, a wide corridor for grooming and an ample tack room. The estate has fenced pastures and paddocks.
A large stream at the bottom of the property provides irrigation rights.