$365,000 Puriscal Beautiful Estate Homes
San José | Costa Rica
Main House on 11 Acres & Second House on 4.5 Acres
This property is very unique!
An outstanding secluded private estate, nestled in rolling farm hills and jungle, and tucked away in the tranquility of nature.
Wake up every morning to the singing of majestic birds. And wait until you view the distant sunsets of the Nicoya ocean from the main house!
If you’re looking to get away, but live in a place that is very close to all services, this property is perfect.
The location is in the country, but only 10 minutes from the friendly town of Puriscal, an hour from the capital of San Jose, and just over 1 hour to the Central Pacific beaches.
The wonderful climate!
The mountain setting allows for perfect climate with year round temperatures between 75-80 degrees F. Evening temperatures drop to allow a cool night’s sleep.
Two Houses, Two Separate Properties
From the main house and surrounding land you will see breathtaking vistas.
There is also a second house which could be used as a guest house or rental unit.
The two properties are subdivided and legally registered.
Both houses have been built to American standards. Galvanized steel ceiling beams, cement, and teak cabinets and doors add to the additional quality of the construction. Ceiling ventilation allows fresh air circulation; especially nice if you are gone for an extended time.
Construction – 337 square meters (3,700 square feet)
Land – 11 Acres
One level construction is physically impaired friendly.
Open floor plan with a huge master bedroom and bath plus there is one full guest bath.
Double size office could be turned into a second bedroom and/or a third bedroom.
Large pantry and walk in closet are dehumidified.
There is a large covered terrace that enhances the privacy.
Mature orchard with a variety of fruit trees.
Includes oven, refrigerator, dish washer, washing machine and dryer.
Construction – 100 square meters (1,100 square feet)
Land – 4.5 Acres
2 bedrooms and 1 bath
A single level guest house is located in a lower section of the two properties. This portion of the property borders a creek on the lower side.
The land has been subdivided to offer complete privacy from the main house.
The 4 and 1/2 acres are surrounded by lots of green and beautiful vegetation. There is an abundance of room for all kinds of additional gardening.
And one more natural amenity – Not far from the house, the property borders a clean year round creek, and you can hear the running water.
There is plenty of room for a swimming pool and a Tilapia pond.
This house is furnished with stove, refrigerator, one full sized bed and one bunk bed.
Each bedroom has a built in desk.
Selected costs for owning the entire property:
Taxes on both properties – $775 / year
Water bill – $10 month
Electric – $100 – $150 month
Caretaker 6 hours 4 days per week – $250 month
Maid service 2 days per week / 3 hours day – $65 month
Santiago de Puriscal
Santiago de Puriscal is located about an hour southwest of Costa Ricas capital city of San José. Known for its perfect climate, the average altitude is 3,600 feet, and the average temperature is 70°f, plus or minus 10°f . It tends to have a longer green season and less wind than many other locations.
Puriscal has its own public hospital and many excellent doctors and dentists. Cima, a private Hospital located in Escazú is much larger and is only 45 minutes via good paved roads.
Excellent restaurants, weekend farmers markets, well stocked grocery stores and small family owned pulperias provide a full range of fresh food products.
Other features include a laid back lifestyle, great schools, clean fresh air, very low crime rate and a reliable low cost transportation system. High speed Internet, Cable and Satellite TV are readily available.