1.5 flat hectares with house and orchards
Located in the remote, old-school, tiny village of Zahuayco, around 10 minutes outside of Quinara and an additional 20 to Vilcabamba, sits a lovely, flat, 1.83 hectare (4.52 acre) lot, with an orchard, pastureland, 2 houses and more.
The completely fenced land offers good road access, riverfront (accessed by a small piece on the other side of the road), has a wide variety of fruit trees, a large workshop/garage, 2014 built US standard 2br/1ba + loft main house, semi-renovated original house, irrigation water/system, great views and an abundance of peace and quiet.
This is the perfect homestead.
The organic fruit trees and coffee produce a small income and more fruit than a family could possibly consume, chickens roam freely to the soundtrack of the pristine river – a great opportunity to integrate into a completely Ecuadorian traditional Andean community and live a clean, peaceful, self-sufficient lifestyle.
This paradisiacal setting is complete with drip and sprinkler irrigation system, amazing rich soil, fenced vegetable garden, fenced pastureland, screens in all the windows, electricity and Internet already hooked up, many tools, hummingbirds, great neighbors and total safety.
Current cultivation includes: tons of banana and coffee trees (various varieties), grapefruit, guava, apples, papaya (various varieties), lemon (various varieties), lime (various varieties), orange (various varieties), mango (various varieties), guanabana, dragon fruit, tangelos, avocados (various varieties) and guayaba.
Asking Price: $145.000
Location: Zahuayco, Quinara, Loja, Ecuador
Google maps link: https://goo.gl/maps/f6dub96mnw6yjMxq9
Property Size: 1.83 Has. (4.52 acre)
Year of Construction: Main House: 2014
Population: 1,384 (Quinara)
Altitude (Quinara): 1,612 m (5,288 ft.)
Altitude (property): 1,632 m (5,354 ft)
Distance to Airport (Catamayo): 82.4 km (51 mi) – 2h 12 minutes
Distance to Loja: 65.5 km (26 mi) – 1h 42 minutes
Annual precipitation (Quinara): 795mm (31.3 in)*
Annual property taxes: $22.57
* Much of Southern Ecuador experiences a rainy and a dry season. The dry season is approximately June through September, while the rainy season is approximately October through May.
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