3 bed House in Hungary
FOR SALE WITH AN ASKING PRICE OF £115,000
A BEAUTIFUL 3 BEDROOM HOME IN THE BAKONY MOUNTAINS, WEST HUNGARY.
Zirc, the large village/small town is located in West-Hungary, in the beautiful, enchanting, mountainous area of Bakony, just North of the Lake Balaton . Being about 440 meters above sea level, with no industry nearby, the air is clear, the climate is lovely, with warm summers, and snowy winters.
There is a popular ski resort only 10 km away at Epleny. There is a bus service every 15-30 min to Veszprem, about 20km distant, an old university town with a castle, excellent shopping, and entertainment. The town of Gyor, near the Austrian border, is approximately 60 km distant, and the capital Budapest, via the motorway link, is approximately 100 km away.
Zirc has an ancient monastery, there is nursery and infant school, secondary school, gymnasium, petrol station, Tesco, CBA, Pannier market, COAP and stores. There is also a garden centre, restaurants , cosy cafe and cake houses, lots of small shops including butchers, bakers (the Hungarians eat well, food is cheap, and lots of home-produce is available on the market, and in the shops). On the slopes of the mountains toward the Lake Balaton, is a famous wine-growing area, the region’s wine is fantastic as well as famous! There are huge almond orchards, and lavender fields, and pick your own peach, apricot, cherry orchards.
There is a police station in the village, and it is a low-crime area.
Zirc is surrounded by and nestles in ancient Beech, and Oak forests , where deer and wild-boar can be found nearby. There are wonderful walks and picnic areas.
The house is on the outskirts, with nature on the door-step, generally speaking it is a youngish small town, popular tourists destination, but also popular with Dutch, French, and English people, deciding to make their home there.
The monthly outgoings for a family of 4- are;
TV- 3000 FT /m = /£ 1 = 419 FT at present (£7.20 per month)
Council Tax 32,000 ft per year (£6.50 per month)
Rubbish disp.2000 (£5 approx)
Electric 9000 (£22)
Gas 10000 (£24)
Water 6000 (£15)
Firewood 6000 (£15)
Tel/mb 3-4000 (£7.50 - £10)
Internet 6000 (£15)
Food 120000 /for a family of 4 (£290)
Total cost of living = 169000 FT/Month = Approximately £ 400 pcm
On the first floor the property has 3 good sized bedrooms, two of which have balconies, family bathroom, and fitted carpets throughout,
On the ground floor which is tiled throughout, is a large kitchen with an extra large larder/utility room, living room, integral heated garage.
Whilst outside there are 2 large wood stores, a dog run, tiled covered patio area, hand built barbeque area for external cooking and entertaining. The is a drive way which is large enough for 3 cars, and beautifully manicured gardens which include lawned areas, fruit trees and a vegetable garden.
The house is being sold with all the furniture included meaning the house is ready to move into. Everything is beautifully maintained inside and out, it is a real bargain, highly economical to run, double glazed , gas central heating + a beautiful large majolica –“ kandallo”, they are the best, they use very little fire wood and hold the heat 24-hours, only has to be topped up once a day.
There is stamp duty payable of 4% of the purchase price.
There is very reasonable accommodation available nearby if you would like to view this property, which is highly recommended.