800m² Castle / Palace with 3,700m² garden for sale in Montemar
This historic castle near the sea has lovely views and has been renovated to offer all the luxury of a fantastic modern home combined with a wealth of original features that make it a unique place to live.
Torre Fael is an important part of the local heritage and a key part of this wonderful property. Originally one of the 11 medieval watchtowers of Castelldefels, the tower was built in the 16th Century and became an integral part of the larger castle in the late 1800s.
2018 saw the installation of air conditioning throughout, along with new bathrooms, fully-equipped kitchen and a stunning overflow pool and new gym space on the lower level.
Accessed via automatic gates and parking, with a private driveway that leads to a grand entrance and fountain, the house is set in very generous grounds with original vineyard terracing and a variety of plants, palms and fruit trees. It also has a variety of outside spaces made for entertaining and enjoying the views, including a covered porch and the lovely pool and terrace.
The exterior of the house is breathtaking, its stone and metalwork blending with impressive windows to underline the history of the property. Inside, the spaces are large and beautifully finished, with high ceilings and wooden beams, feature arches, stone staircases and terracotta floors.
Notable details abound throughout the huge ground floor living spaces, which also have wide access to the garden. These include dining and entertaining areas and an office, as well as a dining room and well-equipped kitchen. This level also has a service bedroom and bathroom.
Upstairs in the main building the 3 bedrooms are finished to a very high standard, most with beautiful bathrooms and dressing rooms, while one large suite has access to a 60m² private terrace. There is also a living room that could become another bedroom.
The tower has 3 floors and a characterful rooftop terrace and viewing point. Two of the floors offer bedrooms served by a large bathroom. One has a lovely balcony and the other a dressing room. The third floor has yet to be renovated but permission has been requested from cultural heritage.