Furnished. Like living in your own park, landscaped, colorful gardens. Sits in a geophysical bowl. 4.2 acre/1.7 hectare people and bird sanctuary 20 minutes from the biggest and best scenic ocean beach in Ecuador.
Nice river access across the street 50 meters from front gate, accessible for dipping..
Dirt road to be paved soon, the gov't says. The property is 3 km off the principal highway 10 km north of Canoa. Close enough to…but far enough away from… the beach town.
Furnished and implemented: almost all furniture, appliances, lighting, tools, lawn /garden and kitchen equipment included. Most art included. Turnkey for many (needs clothes washing machine).
Custom made laurel wood BR furniture, some bamboo in den and entry parlor, other furniture in LR and upper patio made from on site trees.
Fire circle with new log seating.
Lots of fruit trees and vines. 50 mango, 50 cacao for making your own chocolate, 30 lime/lemon, 20 moringa (superfood). Loaded w maracuya (passion fruit) vines. Also some orange, mandarin, grapefruit, noni, coffee, cherry, gauva, jackfruit, orange, mandarin, bananas/oritos, plantain, naranjilla... Almond tree started producing last year.
4 bedrooms two 3/4 baths plus outdoor solar shower. 3 levels with big crows nest BR on top. Media room w double recliner and projector. LR, Den, tool room/pantry. Small outdoor structure and under stairs bodegas, plus 2 small pumphouses.
Water well with three pumps plus back up line to Rio Muchacho River. Internet wi-fi.
Dimensions clarification: Square meters is 194 plus 74 additional in L shaped patio. Square feet is 2093 plus 795 additional on patio. The covered wraparound keeps home cool in warmer months. Note that about a third of the square footage is not screened in. Interior rooms other than LR do have screened windows/glass. (Large living room is screened without glass windows.)
Ventilation space at top of first level maximizes air flow and comfort so no mold or mildew problems.