Charming Coffee Farm with Two Homes in the Countryside
This offering includes a gated country home, a quaint caretaker's home, and a small coffee farm located in the San Gerardo Mountain region. Ideal for a buyer who loves working with the land, the property features open pastures for cattle & horses, forested zones, a variety of organic crops, fruit-bearing trees, and a hobby coffee farm. Approximately 4 acres of the property are planted with coffee. While not a big commercial coffee plantation, the annual coffee harvest generates a modest profit, but there is room to expand with more coffee production or to grow a wide variety of other crops.
Living on a coffee farm in Costa Rica lends itself to a simpler way of life. The farm has plenty of room for vegetable gardens, goats, chickens, stables for a few horses, and a fenced pen that is currently home to a nursing cow and her calf. There are internal roads winding throughout the property that provides access to the coffee plants and other agricultural areas of the farm. A natural freshwater spring is located on the property along with a city water supply. The highest point of the property sits at 3,401 ft above sea level with an incredible view overlooking the valley. This rich and fertile land is perfect for living a self-sustainable lifestyle in Costa Rica.
Fenced Main Home with a Separate Caretaker's Home
The three bedroom, one bathroom main home is approximately 2,000 sqft. and built with solid concrete & steel construction. You enter the home into the living room and dining room, walk down the halls with bedrooms on either side and the bathroom. The corridor ends with an opening to the outside porch and opens up into the kitchen. The kitchen has a large counter space with custom wooden cabinets, access to the laundry room, and a door leading outside to a large covered patio area. A spacious lawn surrounding the home is completely fenced making it perfect for pets to roam.
The second home on the property is located at the entrance of the property. This residence is approximately 1,000 sqft. and it is perfect for a caretakers family. This residence includes a living room, followed by the dining room and two bedrooms divided by a bathroom. The dining room has a unique mural that decorates the entire wall. At the end of the house, there is a basic kitchen with direct access to an outdoor storage area. It also includes a front porch and covered parking.
Country Living Near the Quaint Country Towns of "San Gerardo" and "Pejibaye"
This mountain region is stunningly beautiful with a cloud rainforest environment. Becoming increasingly popular for eco-tourism, highlights include nature hikes to Chirripo Mountain (the tallest peak in Costa Rica), majestic waterfalls, thermal pools, rare birds, and a diverse array of wildlife.
Located close to the property is a small Tico village called of San Gerardo. A church and a small school for families living in this peaceful agricultural community can found here. The next largest town is Pejibaye. Here you will find a hardware store, a bank, and you will be able to take care of basic shopping.
To take care of larger needs or to stock up on goods, you will travel to the city of San Isidro (approx 40 minutes). Here you will find larger grocery stores, a farmers market to buy & sell produce, a post office, banking, and a wide variety of restaurants. You will also have access to the private clinics, a hospital, and several pharmacies.
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