Sweet Riverfront Home with Land Just Minutes from Loja
This is a wonderful find – 8666 square meters (2.1 acres) of riverfront land with a rustic house in a lush area surrounded by nature and just 15 minutes from the city of Loja.
Nestled near the end of a valley, in the Jipiro area on the east side of Loja, just below thousands of hectares of protected forest, the wildlife and nature in this area are one of a kind.
Upon arriving, you are immediately struck by the quality of the air. This is one of the last few properties in the valley, all the weather comes out of the east from the Podocarpus National Park. and protected forest. The proximity to this massive nature preserve, which stretches to the Amazon, will allow you to enjoy the air/water/wildlife/nature characteristics of the orient in the climate of Loja – meaning parrots, monkeys and bears in the temperate, 7,000ft climate of the Sierra!
This property has a 2-story adobe house on it which would need a little work to make it more livable. While the upper level is mostly finished, it could use some updates to make it more comfortable. Going outside from the upper level, you have a nice large balcony area to enjoy the river view and sounds of nature. The lower level is unfinished and could be used more as a storage area or renovated for additional living space. This house is hooked up to water and electricity.
Because this property borders the river, there are amazing river relaxation spots where you can bask in nature or cool off on a hot day. Throughout the property there are an assortment of tall trees which add to the vibrant and peaceful atmosphere this land has.
Enjoy life to the fullest in this lush haven tucked away in the Andes mountains! Just imagine the possibilities - you can build another home or create lovely gardens to provide a year-round food source.
Asking Price: $65,000
Location: Loja, Loja, Ecuador
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Property Size: 8666m2 (2.1 acres)
Population: 448.966 (city)
Altitude (city): 2,060m (6,758ft)
Altitude (property): 2,202 (7,224ft)
Distance to Loja: 15 minutes
Distance to Airport (Catamayo): 41km (25.4 mi) – 52 minutes
Annual precipitation (Loja): 1,058mm (41.65 in)
*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.