Exquisite villa with panoramic views over Calvia
The Casa del Artista, is a contemporary masterpiece in a private and peaceful plot of 1.494 m2 on the edge of Calvià village, seated at the foot of the Sierra de Tramuntana mountain range, a World Heritage site located in the heart of the fashionable South West of Mallorca. Following a two year long painstaking restoration project, the developers have created a 570 m2 classic home. A perfect blend of contemporary architecture incorporating a historic Mallorca home. South facing with panoramic outlook over the village, distant mountains and sea views, the property sits in 1500sqm plot of level mature gardens, with ancient olive trees, towering tropical palms and sweeping lawns. Since the 1960s the original house has been the home and studio of a Swedish artist inspired by the tranquility and privacy of ‘Casa del Artista.’
Today it is offered as a colonial style mansion with 5/6 bedrooms all en-suite and each with private South facing balconies. Stunning communal areas giving direct level access to the 14-metre-long swimming pool. What was once the original artist’s stone house has been restored and has undergone a complete transformation now accommodating the huge contemporary kitchen. The property has been constructed to the highest ‘eco’ standards of insulation, solar power usage and water recycling. Under floor heating and a fully integrated air con system are fitted throughout. Privacy is a key feature of this property. Contemporary electric gates to two driveways, ample parking and garage are also included.
Situated 10 minutes’ drive from the beaches and the international harbors of Port of Portals and Port Adriano and 20 minutes to Palma and the Port of Andratx. This outstanding property is unique in its styling, construction and breathtaking elevated location. For those seeking more accommodation or a separate staff/ guest house, the adjacent 4bed/bath house with garden and swimming pool is also available separately by negotiation.
The sought after village in the center of Mallorca´s southwest is the principal village of the correspondent municipality Calvia. In this beautiful village you find several bars and restaurants as well as a supermarket. To the Palma de Mallorca city center you get within an approximately 20 minutes car drive. Popular locations of Mallorca´s southwest like Santa Ponca with its 3 golf courses, the new marina Port Adriano and the Club Náutico Santa Ponsa, Costa de la Calma, Bendinat (with the REAL GOLF DE BENDINAT golf course), the ritzy marina Puerto Portals in Portals Nous, Costa D`en Blanes, Capdella, Magaluf, Paguera, Palmanova, Cala Vinyas, Sol de Mallorca, etc. belong to the Calvia municipality as well. The municipality Calvia boasts of 54 km of coastal strips with several sought after beaches and bathing bays. Due to the northern situated Tramuntana Mountains (SIERRA DE TRAMUNTANA) the southwest is protected against the continuously appearing cold borealis and consequently the catchment area of Calvia and the entire of the southwest of Mallorca has its climatical advantages and subsequently boasts of elevated temperature all year around.