Spacious Single Level Home Inside of a Private Community in Atenas Outside of Alajuela
In a small town called Atenas just outside of Alajuela is where you will find this spacious 3 bed / 4 bath home. The home sits on a large 1.24-acre property and is one of seven homes built inside of a private 14-homesite community. The community is easily accessed from town on a well-maintained private road. The community is safe, secure, quiet, and has solid infrastructure.
With a yard over the size of an American football field, the land is flat and completely fenced in so you can let your pets or kids run wild. Security includes an electric entrance gate with multiple surveillance cameras and motion detectors positioned throughout the property that can be accessed on your cell phone. The property also has a simple studio apartment located right inside the gate which would make a great caretaker’s quarters or guest house for friends and family visiting from abroad.
An automatic, single-car garage is attached to the house, and there are plenty of uncovered parking options. A large carport could easily be added to the side of the house for additional covered parking.
A Beautifully Constructed Family Home with an Open Layout
This single-level 4,800sqft home was designed to promote airflow and natural light; and with being in the mountains, you will be breathing some of the freshest and coolest air in Costa Rica. Every day you will have a slight breeze coming in through the hallway and in through the open-air bathrooms filling the home with the sweet smell of nature. Two of the bathrooms feature open-air showers with fresh green plants to complement the stonework in the bathrooms.
All hallways and doorways have been constructed to accommodate wheelchair accessibility. The home features vaulted ceilings which help add to the overall grandness. This home has lots of space to accommodate you and your needs, whether or not you are in a wheelchair. All entrances in the home that lead outside are sliding glass doors with screens. The covered patio and pool area is just as spacious as the rest of the house. The patio has plenty of room to support a nice seating area, an outdoor dining table, and you would still have room to create your dream barbeque grilling area. There is plenty of room for outdoor entertaining with a private pool area and a huge yard for gardening, playing sports with the kids, and enjoying your pets.
Atenas is a Cool Mountain Town with a Convenient Central Location in Costa Rica
Atenas's claim to fame is having the best climate in Costa Rica, and some would say the world. With year-round temperatures remaining at a mild mid-70 degrees Fahrenheit you can enjoy warm days and cool nights. The rich volcanic soil and gentle rainfall are perfect for gardening and permaculture. Located less than an hour outside the bustling city of San Jose and half-hour from the International Airport, Atenas is the perfect destination for those who want authenticity without sacrificing convenience.
The community this property is located in is 7 minutes from downtown Atenas which is where you can find your daily needs such as supermarkets, pharmacies, restaurants, hardware stores, an ATM, and other local shops with express service. Atenas is in a great spot to explore nearby attractions such as Volcan Poas or the marina at Puerto Caldera.
If you are family looking to relocate to Costa Rica, or a retired couple looking for the perfect home base, this home will provide you everything you need to enjoy all aspects of the country.