5-Acre Luxury Estate in Exclusive Heredia Neighborhood

Listed by Dale Johnson

10,000sqft Luxury home on 5 acres in Heredia.
Grand Entrance
Grand Entrance

Bar Room
Bar Room

Huge Dining Room
Huge Dining Room

Half of the Living Room
Half of the Living Room

Professional Tennis Court
Professional Tennis Court

The Grounds
The Grounds

Entrance to Guest Home
Entrance to Guest Home

Grand Entrance
Fabulous grounds, meticulously landscaped.

Property Description: This beautiful estate, located in Residential El Castillo, one of the preferred places for the pleasant weather, beautiful landscapes, wonderful views and safety would also be suitable for tourism, a hotel, private retreat, condominiums, clubs, private clinics etc.

The property consists of two main houses of fine luxury finishes surrounded by beautiful gardens, and two separate employee houses, a professional sized tennis court and much more, on twenty thousand square meters of meticulously landscaped land bordered by a crystal clear river.

This magnificent estate was build over a period of 2 and a half years and completed in the year 1998, with the best materials and finishes, beautiful exotic wood, Italian tile floors, wonderful gardens with a large variety of flowers and trees. With majestic social areas opening out to the terraces to enjoy activities outdoors and a spring-like climate with temperatures around 70-72 degrees almost all year round. The atmosphere is very pleasant and exclusive with the wind playing through the trees and the sound of streaming water at the boundaries. Absolutely no pollution here.

The professional sized tennis court is built with US materials and conforms to International standards and norms and is located on a strategic part of the property where one will be able to enjoy many pleasant moments with family and friends.

Space and comfort in the gourmet kitchen offers a special atmosphere like family rooms and bedrooms do.

This five acre estate graces a beautifully landscaped private hillside, combined with dramatic flowering trees, lots of flowers, inspiring views of majestic mountains, incredible sunsets and distant volcanoes.

Details of the estate:
Professional tennis court
Professionally designed tropical gardens
Incredible mountain views
Kohler diesel generator covering all estate’s electricity
Water well generating for all estate as well as connection to municipal water for emergencies
Direct TV, wireless Internet service, phones (AT&T central)
Large driveway
Parking for more then 10 cars
Backup water tank of 26,000 liter
3 septic tanks
Water treatment plant
Central air-conditioning
Fenced and caged dog area
Separate electric gate entrance for each house
2 separate employee houses
Development possibilities. (more houses can be built, etc.)

Details of Main Home: 15,000 m2 Land
10760sqft of construction

First floor:
1 bedroom, with large bathroom, sauna, Jacuzzi and oversized walk in closet
Guest bathroom
Large living room
Large dining room with terrace overlooking gardens and tennis court
Large bar area with terrace overlooking gardens
Gourmet kitchen (US import Euromobilia Appliances)
Laundry room
2 car garage

Second floor:
2 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
Very large family, entertaining room
Sliding doors and windows overlooking all estate
Electrical gate entrance

Details of second house:
5.000 m2 Land
5756sqft of construction
All on one floor
2 bedrooms with walk in closets
Master bathroom with Jacuzzi
2 ½ baths total
Living room
Dining room
Gourmet kitchen
Laundry room
2 car garage
Built in 2-room apartment with bathroom, living room, bedroom with walk in closet and a Small kitchen (also suitable for office)
Terraces surrounding the whole house
Sliding doors opening to the beautiful gardens
Electrical gate entry
Large driveway
Backup water tank of 9,000 liters
2 septic tanks
Parking for more then 6 cars

The property is located in an exclusive, peaceful residential area with 24/7 security, surrounded by nature. Only 15 minutes from Heredia and 20 minutes from the International Airport, 25 minutes from San Jose, and only 15 minutes away from commercial centers, Malls, restaurants, International schools, International universities, Hospitals, supermarkets, banks and cultural attractions and much more. Also close by is the El Castillo Country Club with tennis, pool, steam baths, gyms and more.

The property is held in a corporation name saving $$$ in transfer taxes and the owner is willing to offer financing.

Price (US$): $2,800,000
Listing Status: Withdrawn
Property ID Number: 1827
Kind of Property: Home
Geographic Area: Central Valley -GMA
Property City: San Rafael de Heredia
Neighborhood: El Castillo
Year Built: 1998
Construction (sq. ft.): 10,760
Bedrooms: 3
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths: 1
Garage Space: 2
Monthly Association Fee: $40
Phone Lines: 4
Lot Size (sq. Ft.) - Farm Acreage: 5 acres
Meters Squared or Hectares: 19889m2

Internet Connection
  • ISDN - 128 kpbs

Cable TV
  • Cable Tica

Added Security
  • Alarm
  • Guard

Potential Uses
  • Residential Development
  • Tourism Property

Home Features
  • Air Conditioning
  • Caretaker's Quarters
  • Dining Room
  • Family or TV Room
  • Home Office
  • Hot Water
  • Laundry Room
  • Living Room
  • Pantry
  • Separate Guest Quarters

Property Features
  • City Water
  • Electric Gate
  • Home Owner's Association
  • Owner Financing Possible
  • River
  • Titled
  • Water Reservoir
  • Well

Community Features
  • Bike Paths
  • Gated Community
  • Guard at Gate
  • Near Public Hospital-Clinic
  • Near Shopping
  • Nearby Nature Area
  • Nearby Restaurants
  • Nearby Tourist Attraction
  • Party or BBQ ranch
  • Pool
  • Public Transportation
  • Spa/Jacuzzi
  • Sports Complex
  • Tennis Courts

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