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Location: Cantón San Vicente, Província de Manabí, República del Ecuador. About 3 km from the center of San Vicente, but in the countryside. 609 meters public road frontage. About 3 km from the pacific ocean.
Geographic position and surface area: 80°23´05´´ till 23´´ 00°35´12´´ till 36´ 41 hectars (60 cuadras), part woodland, part prairie hills.
Plantation: Mostly maracuyá (passion fruit). Also other fruit trees like mango, papaya, bananas, mamey, hobo, fruta china, fruta de pan, pechiche, poma rosa, lemon, mandarine, orange, grapefruit, borojo, fresa de arbol, etc; vegetables, low fruits, also rosemary, thyme, verbena, cilantro, peppermint, green mint, lemongrass, etc ... trees with rich fragrant flowers like cananga odorata (ylang ylang), mimosa, dama de la noche, ning, jasmine, etc ... The whole property is surrounded with barbwire and piñon, including the different sections of prairie.
Infrastructure: 1,5 km dirt road connects the public road below to the house (150 meters) up. A main wooden house (walls of cedar, floors of mangle and tilo) on pillars of guayacán, built in 2006. 12 m long and 8 meters wide, with a porch (floor of amarillo) of 8 m by 2,5 m, all covered with a roof of techoduro (aluminium with zinc). 3 bedrooms with beds, loft and closet; 1 computer room (can also be used as a bedroom); 1 little bodega; bathroom with shower, wc, sink, large sauna; big living room (with 39 inch tv, home theatre, dvd-player) and furniture (dining table with 6 chairs, small table with 6 lounge chairs, big cupboard, all handmade of guayacan, caracolillo, laurel, morán, amarillo) connected with fully equipped kitchen (big double sink, cupboards, refrigerator, deepfreezer, washing machine, dishwasher, cooking stove (gas) with oven, microwave and different kitchen necessities).All the floors are waxed. Linoleum in kitchen and bathroom. Under the house: concrete floor with bodega. Around the house grows low grass. From the porch one can see the pacific ocean. A second house was recently made for a man who works on the property, and his family. It is situated down at the entry at the public road and made of wood and cane with a bathroom of bricks. 2 bedrooms, living room with kitchen, bathroom. Electricity from the public road, water from a 2500 liter tank, septic pit. On both houses the wood has been treated, in- and outside, also varnished.
Basic services: Electricity: connection from the public road up to the house with 1,5 km of aluminium cable with steel conductor for high tension electricity. A transformer (15 mega amp) in a brick cabin behind the house receives it and distributes both 110 v and 220 v to the house. All the wiring is protected with tubes. Water: 85.000 liter cistern, under, behind the house stores the rainwater provided by 200 meter square of roof during rain season. A hydropneumatic system distributes the water in the house.The grey water is recuperated in a 1100 liters tank and used in the dry season for irrigation. The toilet drains in a 1200 liters biotank of an anaerobic system. Tubes in the ground get rid of any surplus of rainwater. Telephone and internet: As the antennas of Porta (telephone company) can even be seen from the porch (Punta Napo), the telecommunication is optimal.
Animals: 2 cows and a steer; a young stallion, mountable, and a young female horse; 4 sheep; chickens, turkey, ducks, 2 cats, a dog. A corral has been made with a place for the animals to drink.
Machinery: Mitsubishi L200 4x4 pickup 1997 with a wooden back. Chainsaw Husqvarna 61, pumps, hydrovac and other tools.
Unique because of its proximity to the village but already pure countryside, near the pacific ocean, near the public road, beautiful view because of the altitude, wich also means no mosquitos, never too warm with a breeze in the afternoon, quiet, all facilities provided and other possibilities. Beautiful valley with trees and animals in front of the house. All kinds of fruits, vegetables, herbs for kitchen and health. There is an active airport in San Vicente that in the near future will get regular flights to the rest of the country. A large bridge over the bay connects San Vicente to Bahia de Caráquez as part of the "Via del Pacifico" that runs along the coastline. All machines and tools are new or recently purchased except the car. Bordered on the west by 825 meters of ecological reserve.
Price: $200.000/€150.000 non negociable
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