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Emerald Forest Properties

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Fantastic House…Fantastic area…Fantastic climate… Fantastic price...

This two year old custom home is located in Atenas boasting the best climate in the world according to "National Geographic". Adjacent to a National Forest you can enjoy all the wildlife of Costa Rica, including toucans, hummingbirds, butterflies and the occasional sloth or troop of monkeys. This secure, gated development is situated in the countryside just two km from the center of town.

  • Property: 8913.59 square meters (2.2 acres)
  • Construction: 3,350 sq ft
  • Gated community
  • Main home furnished
  • Totally fenced in, beautiful wrought iron
  • Pet safe/ pet friendly
  • Appliances
  • Home office
  • Laundry room
  • Grand living room
  • Dining area
  • Screened porch
  • Patio
  • Terrace
  • Outdoor dining
  • Outdoor Jacuzzi pool
  • Fantastic views
  • Paved driveway
  • Wi-Max wireless broadband
  • Cable TV also
  • Satellite TV NFL games available!
  • 2 Bedroom guest home with kitchen and lovely terrace
  • 5 minutes from downtown Atenas

Just a 20 minute drive to the San Jose airport, 15 minutes from Escazu on the new super highway, 45 minutes from some of the most beautiful beaches in Costa Rica. Built to American building standards, this house is truly has all the amenities you could want. The main house has an attached two vehicle carport, 2 large bedroom suites (or a master and an office), and an open floor plan with vaulted tropical hardwood ceilings. The bedrooms have huge walk-in closets with attic access in the master for storage. The master bath includes two vessel sinks with mirrors, storage closets, make-up vanity, soaking tub and outside garden shower. The master bedroom is oversized to fit a lounging/reading area. The gourmet kitchen is a chefs paradise with a 11 foot long by 4 foot wide island, top of the line Brazilian granite including backsplashes, deep-heavy gauge metal sink with European faucet and sprayer, built in convection oven, five burner top of the line gas cooktop, microwave, dishwasher, garbage disposal, custom pull-out cedro, (cedar) cabinetry, and the "piece de resistance" commercial sized separate wall refrigerator and freezer. The guest house has two bedrooms, one bath, sitting area, and kitchenette with bar fridge and microwave. A bodega (storage building) on the backside of the guest house has a stack washer & dryer with ample storage space and shelving for all your tools and gardening needs. In 2010, an additional large bodega (10x 16) has been added for additional storage and tool shelving. Ceiling fans in every room, front-loading washer and dryer in the main house laundry room (which has a folding counter and double sink). The huge walk-in pantry off the kitchen is lined with teak shelving for all of your storage needs. There is even a built-in wall safe. All the windows are low maintenance aluminum with screens. In 2010, A gas hot water system, dryer, and range was added. This provides gas efficiency with electrical backup systems for hot water, which is not available in most homes in Costa Rica. The home also has been re-wired to conform to American building standards. The wrap around patio allows for optimal views of the adjacent preserve, mountains and canyon. The huge patio invites you to tropical outdoor living and entertaining. Part of the patio has been screened-in to allow outdoor dining. Or, have your morning coffee outside your master bedroom on the your patio and enjoy a magnificent view of the mountains. The "spool" (bigger than a spa/smaller than a pool) is 3m, with solar heating, jets, salt system, negative edge and a monkey fountain statue. This property is fully landscaped grounds including automatic underground sprinkler system, lighting and beautiful flowers and plants. Some furniture included,(king sized bed, bamboo dining set, etc.) and a 2006 Honda CRV is also available and can be negotiated.

Priced to sell: USD $375,000.00

Listing Reference Number DR1520a Click to Contact Agent

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USD $375,000.00
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