Sweet Sunshine in Cariari
This 3 acre property truly is a great value! Located on the desirable first ridge in the community of Tres Rios, only minutes from the Coastal highway and near the many pristine beaches of the Ballena Coast. The 4 bedroom 3 bathroom Main House is currently generating Rental Income. When the main house is rented the Owners stay in the comfortable Guesthouse.
A beautiful custom wrought iron electric gate allows access to this property. While driving up the paved driveway you can admire beautiful mature landscaping featuring tropical fruit trees, ylang ylang trees, several varieties of palm trees and flowering plants. A carport allows covered parking space for the main house, the separate guesthouse features another 2 car garage. Both homes on this property overlook a 180 degree coastal panorama with spectacular views of the Terraba River and the biggest Mangrove Forest reserve in Central America. Breathtaking sunsets can be admired year around! The property is surrounded by lush rainforest where all sorts of wildlife can be observed on a daily basis. Frequent visitors include monkeys, and over 3 dozen species of exotic birds including toucans, parrots and Scarlet Macaws.
Both the 4 bedroom main house and Guesthouse were built in the year 2000 and were remodeled in 2015. The open concept main house features a fully equipped kitchen and dining area that overlook the large outdoor dining and swimming space. This outdoor area is screened in and is very popular with the owners and renters alike. The temperature controlled solar heated pool allows for year round comfortable swimming. This space is a popular gathering spot from early morning until well into the evening. The main house includes four spacious bedrooms. Two master bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms and two additional bedrooms that share a 3rd bath that includes a laundry area. On the second floor there is a 500 sq. ft. living/game room. From this room sliding glass doors allow access to a wooden sun/observation deck overlooking the Pacific Ocean. There are two back-up generators on the property in case there is a power outage.
The separate guesthouse with a 2 car garage features a large fully equipped kitchen and living room. On the second story you find an oversized bedroom & bathroom with a screened-in balcony.
At the far end of this property is a separate building with electrical supply and water that was formerly used as a chicken coop.
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