Lovely, turn key, teak and concrete home with mountain views, under 10 minutes from the town of San Ramón, Alajuela, about an hour from the airport, and just over an hour from San José.
Costa Rica Property For Sale. Just ten minutes from the town of San Ramón, Alajuela, this owner-built mountain home/bed and breakfast, published in the March 2009 issue of architecture magazine Su Casa, was designed by Costa Rican architect Luis Diego Quirós. The property is connected to all public utilities, including water, electricity, telephone and high-speed fiber optic internet
Sitting on a third of an acre, surrounded by stone retaining walls, the home with large plate glass windows, so you may enjoy amazing views of the mountains to the east and south, including nearby extinct volcano, Espiritu Santo in Naranjo.
The five guest rooms are east facing, so have fantastic views of the mountains. And they have full bathrooms and private entrances off of the common veranda where breakfast is served. The other two bedrooms have a shared bathroom and an office area, which are exclusive from the rest of the house. Within the main part of the house is the large, open living/dining/area and kitchen with high ceilings and a large pantry. Just outside the kitchen is the laundry and storage area.
Built in 2008, this warm, modern, one-level house is built of concrete and mature, seasoned teak. Flagstone tastefully adorns the highest, most visible walls, lending contrast in color and texture to the other materials. The six shower floors are also made of flagstone.
No corners have been cut regarding construction. The owner-supervised construction is of the utmost quality regarding workmanship, materials and fixtures, therefore meeting and surpassing all Costa Rican construction standards.
All floors are poured concrete with vapor barrier beneath, therefore preventing moisture from dissipating up and into the house, avoiding moisture and mold issues. Always a comfortable temperature inside, there is no need for heat or air-conditioning.
Overlooks San Ramón
Included in the sale:
The home is being sold fully furnished and turn key for $395,000, and includes the business component, including the name Casa Amanecer S. A., website/booking engine, placement in online booking agencies, such as Expedia, Booking.com, Air B&B, and VRBO.