An offer has been accepted on the incredible Spanish villa up for sale in Sheffield for nearly £1.3 million

An offer has been accepted on a remarkable Spanish-style villa that has been on the market in Sheffield with an asking price of almost £1.3 million.

Thursday, 14th January 2021, 12:30 pm
Updated Friday, 12th March 2021, 8:47 am
The property's design has a Mediterranean flavour.

The well-known property, on Ashfurlong Road in Dore, is reminiscent of a seaside mansion in a Costa Del Sol travel guide with its magnificent arches, balconies and swimming pool.

Built in the 1970s, the five-bedroom house was once nicknamed ‘Costa Bomb’ by a mischievous former owner – a sign even spelled out the humorous title, but this was taken down when the place changed hands some years ago.

Purplebricks, the estate agent handling the sale, has updated its listing to say the property has now sold subject to contract. It was known that potential buyers had been interested in purchasing the property and there had been a number of offers.

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The house incorporates various elements of classical Spanish architecture on the outside, while the inside has been remodelled to modern specifications.

Visitors are welcomed into a spectacular entrance hall which leads into an office, lounge, dining area and open plan kitchen/living area.

Enormous windows look out to the expansive gardens, while another impressive feature of the property is the leisure complex, which comprises an indoor heated swimming pool with a sauna, relaxation area and shower room.

On the first floor the master suite has a lavish dressing room, en-suite and balcony. The property is entered via a long in-and-out driveway, and there is a double garage too.

Purplebricks said the sale was a ‘unique opportunity to purchase a magnificent individual Spanish-style villa set in its own grounds’.

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