The rural estate or private home, in Brazil called “Sítio”, is located in São Roque, an upscale neighbourhood in the metropolitan area of São Paulo/Sorocaba. The sitio can be characterized as classical “harras”, that is an estate traditionally created for horse-breeding. The total land area is 4,8 hectares, and the constructed area about 300 m².
The construction is solid, based on a rustic architecture, the main house has a large living in three environments, a second living room, dining room, fireplace room, large kitchen, five comfortable bedrooms, two bathrooms and a terrace with beautiful view.
Furthermore, the property has a beautiful masonry pool, with a stone sun deck. It also has a cozy gourmet area with barbecue, pizza oven, wood stove, additional to a party and games room, a sauna, a small chapel and a tennis court.
In relation to horse-breeding and riding, the site has a complex of 4 excellent pens, a small pharmacy, tool shed, a training track and paddocks as well as lush garden with panoramic mountain views. On the land there is a water reservoir (tower) and a water well.
The land has a very good topography – maps and plants can be sent on request. The land is completely documented and registered (with escritura and RGI – Registro Geral de Imoveis). The original construction dates from 1985, and reforms and new constructions have been conducted 2005.
Distance from São Paulo: 70 km
Distance from the Estrada do Vinho: 1.5 km
Address of the Property:
Estrada Barroca Fundo 7560
18.145-107 São Roque , S. P.
About São Roque and Surroundings:
São Roque nowadays is considered an ecological paradise in proximity to the largest City in Latin America, São Paulo. It has moderate-tropical climate with a stunningcountryside. The Serra do Mar mountains cover the southeast. It has an excellent infrastructure, especially well-developed for wine production. In the 19th century, immigrants from Italy and Portugal arrived in São Roque to work in vineyards. Tourism is also a significant part of the economy. It holds the largest artificial ski park in Latin America, the Ski Mountain Park. It thus combines a high quality of living with upscale amenities, while preserving a natural charme.