|Acropolita Mountain Estate in Vista Atenas -
Acropolita is a 4 acre (15,900 m2) mountain ridge property (1000 m) is owned by registered corporation. It is in the gated Vista Atenas community. Vista Atenas is 3 kilometers from the center of Atenas, a coffee town offering parks, public and private schools, restaurants, supermarkets, weekly produce market, doctors, dentists, pharmacies, and more while maintaining the charming ambiance of a village.
Protected Area: Acropolita sits solidly in a protected area. Three quarters of the estate are walled/fenced; the main gate is electric and the upper gate is manual. One quarter of the property is open jungle where iguanas, a sloth family, toucans, parrots, and other exotic birds are frequently seen. Piccaries are not uncommon.
Views: Acropolita?s most compelling feature is an incomparable view. The property?s 300 degree viewing arc sweeps from Grecia in the northeast, across San Jose and the Central Valley to the east, majestic mountains fronted by a verdant valley to the south, the Pacific coastline and the Nicoya Peninsula to the west, and a coffee plantation to the northwest that is spread across pine clad mountains.. The property?s ridge location ensures that its view will never be blocked.
Land Development: Acropolita is comprised of one minor and seven major structures. The owner residence + 1, 2, & 3 BR guest houses + 2 BR employee house have 9 bedrooms and 5.5 baths with a total under roof area of 7222 sq ft (722 m2).There is also a rancho with banquet seating for 35, a workshop, and a potting/garden equipment bodega. Other development features are an oval pool, which minimizes risk of damage from seismic activity, and secure guest parking. Building sites on 3 levels provide maximum privacy for all; wide, comfortable outdoor stairways connect all property areas (there are trails but no stairways in the jungle area)..
Construction and Style: The manner of construction is re-enforced concrete and the architecture style is Bauhaus inspired.
Special Features: 4 telephone land lines. High speed internet connection and satellite TV services are available. Mature gardens in all property areas have tended paths and fruit trees. The sun rises over Poas, Barva, Turrialba and Irazu volcanoes and sets over the Pacific. Daytime views delight and night views over San José and the Central Valley bedazzle.
Community Services & Area Access: Taxi and bus services. Health and pain clinic. Home for elderly. Orphanage. Public Library. Red Cross ambulance service. 25 minutes from international airport, 45 minutes from Escazu?s world-class hospital, shopping, and dining. 1 hour from central Pacific beaches and maritime services. An easy day trip from most Central Valley attractions.
Ridge location. CV to Pacific view arc includes 4 volcanoes. House. 3 guest houses. Rancho. Workshop. Pool. Secure parking. Mature gardens + jungle. Gated comm. + 24 hour guards. Well. Streets paved & lighted. Property in protected area. 25 min. to Intnl airport. 45 min to Escazu. I hr to central Pacific beaches.
Lot size: 4 acre (15,900 m2)
Construction: 722 m?
High wood ceilings throughout + hardwood floor in main house Liv-Din; ceramic tile other areas & all other buildings. Kitchen, laundry, master bedroom w/walk in closet + bath with tub, shower, bidet. Guest houses: 1, 2, 3 BR + baths w/shower. 2 BR employee house.