In Sant Martí de Llémena area, Gironès region, Girona province, Catalonia
Buildings: 2 (old mill turned into the main house + secondary house)
- Main house: 321 sq m. Unrestored. It has an original vault in its ground floor, a stone staircase and other old elements such as a stone oven and stone sinks. There are original mill wheels integrated into the pavement and a dam in the back part.
- Secondary house: 60 sq m. Unrestored. It has 2 vaulted rooms.
Land: 26 hectares (with the possibility of extending them). Both buildings are built in a very bright setting and on the edge of a river. This part of the river has small waterfalls.
Closest settlement: Sant Martí de Llémena village (8 km)
Closest beaches: 56 km (L’Estartit and Platja d’Aro)
Distance to Girona city: 12 km
Distance to Girona’s airport: 15 km
Distance to Barcelona city: 119 km
Distance to Barcelona’s airport: 132 km
The property is also very close to:
Les Gavarres: Mountain massif, part of the Catalan Coastal range. From some points, there are views of both the Mediterranean Sea and Pyrenean peaks. Most of Les Gavarres is a nature reserve and as an extension of volcanic Garrotxa, the mountains are generally formed of granite rock and covered in dense forests of corn oak, holm oak and pine that surround Romanesque churches, dolmens and megalithic sepulchres. An idyllic spot for hiking, trekking, rock climbing and cycling.
Les Guilleries: Enormous massif with eroded mountains covered with dense vegetation. A succession of peaks; small valleys; oak, cork, beech and pine woods; singular settings; traditional country houses, chapels, monasteries and castles that can be enjoyed on foot, on a bicycle, on a horse or climbing. This scenery was notorious in the Middle Ages for being a haunt of bandits.
Rocacorba mountains: Protected natural area with the highest mountain in Girona province, Puigsou (900 m). Famous professional cyclists from around the world train in its excellent cycling routes. This beautiful zone can be also explored by foot or on a horse.
Lake of Banyoles: Natural lake located in a tectonic depression, in Banyoles town. It was the venue for the rowing events in 1992 Barcelona Olympics. Idyllic walks and pleasant cycling routes surround the lake.
Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park: Extremely well preserved natural park that covers 12.000 ha of volcanic fields with 40 inactive volcanoes. Each volcano represents a single period of eruption. The last eruption occurred 11.000 years ago. In this natural park there is one of the most famous beech woods in Spain, the Fajeda d’en Jordà. It possesses exceptional and stunning sceneries, as it is mainly a flat forest that sits on a lava flow formation.
Sant Joan de les Fonts village: Charming medieval village with a extraordinary Romanesque monastery, a medieval volcanic-stone-bridge crossing Fluvià river, a fortress with spectacular views over the Garrotxa region and several peaceful walks where rock formations of lava, waterfalls, cascades and wildflowers can be spotted.
Castellfollit de la Roca village: Spectacular medieval village perched on a cliff, which is all that remains of a giant lava flow. It has become one of the most photographed and painted images in Catalonia, as it is a magnificent natural viewpoint that overlooks the valleys of Fluvià and Toronell rivers. It also possesses a charming old quarter renowned for its little squares, narrow streets, churches and unique traditional houses made of volcanic rock.