Main House 670m2, 7,212 square feet; 5 bedrooms, 8 bathrooms (2 of which are social bathrooms)
Unfinished Guest House 90m2, 968 square feet: 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom
Land 7,660m2, 1.89 acres
This property is located in Taxiche, Malacatos which is only about 12 minutes from Vilcabamba’s center. Enjoy a smooth drive on the paved highway from Vilcabamba or Malacatos center to this estate. Most properties in and around Vilcabamba and Malacatos are only reachable via dirt roads; this is an exception. Taxiche is a quaint neighborhood with other upscale homes. This property is set in a location that has interrupted views from the main house facing West looking over sugarcane fields and the river beyond those fields. Malacatos is about 30 minutes from the city of Loja, and is a wide open valley also with water from the Podocarpus and surrounding mountain springs. This property has both potable water and irrigation water.
This is indeed a unique Ecuadorian estate with an architectural infusion of modern touches mixed with classic hacienda/traditional countryside home features and vaulted ceilings. The design was well thought through with large windows providing lots of light in every space. Any family would be happy here; this giant modern home with a tiled roof and traditional accents is a rare find especially in the countryside of Ecuador.
The first floor hosts a large master bedroom with on-suite bath and has direct access to the deck around the bend from the pool. Large windows and glass sliding doors frame the best view in the house. There is a caretakers suite on the ground floor, and there are another 3 large bedrooms each with their own bathrooms on the middle and upper levels. There is a tv room/loft upstairs, as is there a living room and dinning area opening to the kitchen on the middle floor.
Spend your days enjoying time on private decks/balconyies or enjoy company under the covered patio with dining area & views of the infinity pool.
This property also has a gym, steam room, and ample storage space on the ground floor. Upon entry there is a covered outside kitchen with traditional bbq, pizza oven, and dining.
The land is entirely landscaped with expansive lawns, flowering trees, a chicken area hidden in the corner of the property, and a lower lawn leading to the unfinished guest house in the far South West corner of the property. There is also an outside kitchen, dining area under a large rubber tree and there is a creek and irrigation canals on the South and West borders of the property.
If you are looking for one of the nicest properties and biggest estates around Vilcabamba, you have found it here.
Contact Tara at Tierras Realty to schedule a tour.