RF-Mallorca-101 Property description

The Property

This finca comprises of 130 acres of unique natural area of undisputable scenic value in the island of Mallorca. Located only four kilometres from the virgin beaches, terraces and gardens of the mansion offer breath-taking panoramic view of Tramuntana mountain range and Cape Formentor, la Bahía de Alcudia Sea and the mountain range of Levante de Mallorca.

The Mansion

The manor mansion could be described as a harmonious union between nature, art and architecture. Its construction began in the sixteenth century and was for centuries the residence of the owners of the extensive farmlands and pastures which were integral part of the property. It has been recently refurbished with an absolute and uncompromising aesthetic and architectural rigor. The mention possesses all modern amenities, yet at the same time, exudes a strong respect for traditional elements of insular architecture and exquisite neo-romantic Italian taste.Its 2,000 square meters are organized in two levels from which the tower protrudes, offering unobstructed views of the whole island of Mallorca.On the ground floor a solemn entrance with two arches gives access to salons that connect both winter dining room, summer dining room, kitchen, courtyard with fountain, glazed porch, which serves also as the access to the family chapel, and a suite with bedroom. On the upper floor are the bedrooms and the library. The library receives a great amount of natural light through a greenhouse, in art-nouveau style, which also provides extensive views over the bay and Cape Formentor. The room is coated with hardwood floors and ceiling and features a central fireplace. These elements provide warmth and comfort to the environment ideally suited for reading and listening to music.A spacious living room with grand piano, in which private chamber music concerts are performed, gives access to the bedrooms, which have their own living room with fireplace and exit to the exterior through different terraces.There is a constant communication between the outdoor gardens and the elements of the house. The sea breeze, the sound of water from fountains or the scent of Mediterranean vegetation sneak into the rooms creating a magical atmosphere that characterizes it.The maximum capacity is 16 people, i.e. 8 bedrooms, though additional beds can be provided to reach the capacity of 18 people.

The gardens

Each of the seven gardens, a total of 15,000 square meters, that surround this finca, is conceived around a water source, an Arabic style fountain, a system of cascading pounds, a music fountain or the pool. These water oasis are filled with water lilies and surrounded by Rosales and Agapanthus. Paved pathways and arbours of jasmine and bougainvillea connect different spaces between olive trees, pomegranates, oaks, hackberries and cypress trees.

Surroundings

Places of natural, cultural and recreational interest surround the finca The sea can be found only four km from the villa and can be reached by a dry stone road, leading to virgin dunes.