Province Cantabria and Asturias Village Mogrovejo Location Type Village
General Description This homely, very well maintained, detached, stone house is in a pretty little cul de sac, off the main square in the small , picturesque village of Mogrovejo in the Picos de Europa.
Cosy and comfortable, practical and functional and caringly presented, it makes a perfect base for a true mountain holiday - a lovely place to come back to after a day's hiking or exploring or just to stay put and chill out.
Its delightful, fully enclosed garden at the rear, with the most spectacular views of the craggy mountains is an absolute joy. Perfect for al fresco meals, for reading and relaxing and great for kids to run around in.
With two friendly bars serving snacks in the village and two restaurants at one kilometre and the bustling market town of Potes with most facilities, a fifteen minute drive, you are very well placed.
Walking and cycling routes start from the village and the cable car at Fuente De, taking you to the high peaks, is not far up the valley.
Accommodation Description Front door opens into hall. Off this, sitting room, bathroom and kitchen/diner.
Up wooden stairs to landing. Off this, bathroom and three bedrooms (one double, one double and single, one large double).
Up further stairs to attic room (one double and one single).
Gate at side of front door to large, fully enclosed garden with spectacular mountain views.
July, August, Easter
Rest of year
Additional heating charges applicable Oct 31st to May 31st
This property has the following options (NB 'short breaks' and 'small party' offers not available in high season) Self Catering Holiday (min 7 nights)
Maximum Sleeps: 7
Nearest Beach: 52km
Nearest Shop: 10 kms - Potes
Bars/Restaurants: In village
Nearest Town: 10 kms - Potes
Nearest Swim: 10 kms - Municipal swimming pool in Potes
Walking, including a very pretty circular route which starts and ends in the village.
Also from the village below, Los Llanos, there is access up to Monte Suviedes where there is a colony of vultures.
Walk the Ruta de Cares from Posada de Valdeon.
Birdwatching. From the garden you will be amazed by the vultures on Monte Suviedes and many other species.
Local history museum " Museo de La Escuela" in the vlllage.
Horse-riding - Centro Ecuestre Aravalle in Olalle, near Tama - the other side of Potes.
Fishing in the River Deva (but with a licence).
Swimming in the River Deva at Camaleno.
Many outdoor activity companies in Potes offering all sorts of activities.
Sample the local tipple "orujo" at Bodega Sierra del Oso in the village of Arguebanes (off the road before Potes).
Explore the interesting old town of Potes.
Visit the fascinating churches in Piasca and Santa Maria de Lebena and the monastery of Santo Toribio.
Take the cable car up to the heights at Fuente De and enjoy the walks at the top.
Sample the gastronomy of the region at many family run restaurants - cocido lebaniego, the local dish, not to be missed!
Get a taste for the local cheeses - track down the many local villages that make their own - Lon, Pido, Baro, Pendes..
Take a day trip by the San Glorio pass to the city of Leon with its amazing cathedral. Central/partial heating is available: Yes
Heating Description: Gasoil fired central heating
Interior Decor: Painted white with some pastel shades. Rustic tiled floor downstairs. Laminate floors on the first floor. Wooden floor in the attic. Windows in all rooms with lovely views of the mountains and the village.
Furnishings: Mostly comfortable, modern furniture.
Bedroom Details: 1 dble (135 cms), 1 dble (135 cms) and 1 single (90 cms), 1 dble (150 cms). First flr. 1 dble (135 cms) and 1 single (90 cms). Attic flr.
Bedroom 1: On the first floor. One double bed (135 cms), one bedside table and lamp and wardrobe. Window and door onto balcony at side of the house. Table and chair. Fantastic mountain view. N.B. Bed is really only suitable for one person as access is from one side only.
Bedroom 2: On the first floor. One double bed (135 cms) and one single divan (90 cms), bedside table and lamp and wardrobe. Two windows looking out onto village. N.B. Double bed is really only suitable for one person as access is from one side only.
Bedroom 3: On the first floor. One large double bed (150 cms), bedside table and lamp and wardrobe. Window with view ontpo garden and mountains.
Bedroom 4: On the attic floor with low, sloping ceiling. One double bed (135 cms) and one single divan (90 cms), bedside tables and lamps and wardrobe. Two windows, one with view of garden and mountains.
Sheets and blankets.
Bathroom Details: 1 shwr. unit, W.C. and washbasin (grd. flr). 1 small bath/shwr., W.C. and washbasin (first flr).
Bathroom 1: On the ground floor. Shower unit, W.C. and washbasin. Automatic washing machine. Tiled white. White fittings. Window.
Bathroom 2: On the first floor. Small bath with shower overhead, W.C. and washbasin. Tiled white. White fittings. Window.
Lounge & Entertainment Equipment...
English Books/Games: Yes
Notes: Small sitting room (this will be larger for 2020) on the ground floor. Window looking onto the garden and the mountains.
Three seater sofa and an armchair and poofs. Two coffee tables and T.V.
Solid wood dining table and four chairs and benches in the kitchen/diner.
Wooden garden table and chairs and benches in fixed gazebo for dining al fresco.
Kitchen & Laundry Equipment...
Oven: Yes Hobs: 4(electric)
Washing Machine: Yes
Washing Line: Yes
Ironing Board: Yes
Notes Modern, fitted, kitchen with base units and marble style worksurface. Neat and practical and well equipped. N.B. The electric oven is smaller than the usual size.
Solid wood dining table and four chairs and benches.
The washing machine is in the downstairs bathroom.
Dining Equipment Plenty of crockery, cutlery and glasses for capacity.
Garden Delightful, large, fully enclosed garden, laid to lawn. Very well maintained with fruit trees, flowers and shrubs and the most spectacular mountain views.
Fixed gazebo with wooden dining table and chairs and benches.
Sun loungers and a hammock. BBQ.
Parking In the street near the house or in village car park (two minutes' walk).
Low Shower Ground Floor: Yes
Car to Door: Yes
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