Charming cottage Farm (Finca) Located Just Outside Medellin in the district of Santa Elena

Santa Helena, Antioquia, Santa Elena

Quick Summary

Property ID
For Sale
4000 m2
Listing Date:
May 29, 2019

Property Description

Charming cottage farm (Finca) located just outside Medellin in the district of Santa Elena. Less than 5 minutes from Santa Elena park, 10 minutes from the international airport in Rionegro and less than 5 minutes from the NEW “Tunel de Oriente” which connects Poblado with Santa Elena/Rionegro in less than 15 minutes. A truly strategic and accessible location for a finca property located directly on a paved road (Via Santa Elena).

With a rustic yet elegant style, this renovated finca highloghts a cozy feeling where you’ll love to enjoy the wood burning fireplace during the chilly nights. Three bedrooms and three full bathrooms, a remodeled and open concept kitchen offers a touch of modern style. The original farm house is almost 100 years old, and including the addition now totals approximately 100 sq meters (about 1100 square feet). Outside features a kiosk/tiki bar with a hammock to enjoy the natural view and the tranquility of this place.
The property is being offered fully furnished with all furniture, appliances and art and contents of tool shed included. Current owner is upgrading to a larger property in the new year.

The finca features a large sloping vegetable garden, pathways through a small forest, a greenhouse, fish tanks, and a variety of citrus fruit and avocado trees (3 different types of avocados are grown on the finca). Owner currently maintains chickens and goats which can be included or removed at buyers request. The finca and it’s animals are maintained full-time by the neighbor at a cost of $700,000 COP/month (about $250 USD).

The weather in this area is normally cooler due to its elevation and its soils are rich with nutrients that local farmers enjoy for growing an abundance of tropical and local varieties of flowers. Santa Elena also offers year-round attractions as well to local, national and foreign visitors. One of these ecological places is Arvi Park with its expansive 28,000 acres of natural reserve that extends into the municipalities of Medellin, Bello, Copacabana, and Envigado. Sunsets from the ecological park are very popular and attract many visitors who wish to see their beauty.

The lot is situated on approximately 4000 square meters (1 acre) backing on to government land. In summary, a very peaceful weekend or full time residence for the new owner to enjoy themselves, in a very privileged location.

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Property Features

  • Balcony
  • Furnished Sale
  • Open concept kitchen


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