Fully renovated country-style villa with breathtaking views to the surrounding nature and the mountains in El Madroñal, a prestigious gated community in Benahavís located on the Ronda road, set in a forest of cork and pine trees. Thoughtfully designed by the current owners, this property is accessed through a private driveway with automatic gates. The home comprises, on the entrance level: lounge with open fireplace, wooden beamed ceiling, built-in bookcases and French doors leading out onto the terraces; two double en-suite bedrooms, each with built-in wardrobes and vaulted wooden ceilings; guest cloakroom; laundry room; bright open-plan kitchen/dining room, with cooker, granite work surfaces, central island unit and built-in larder. Upstairs: antique double doors welcome you into a hallway leading to the master en-suite bedroom with built-in wardrobes, vaulted wooden ceiling, open fireplace and French doors out onto a balcony. Guest apartment: lounge (currently used as an office) with French doors leading to the terrace, a separate bedroom, fitted wardrobes and en-suite shower room. Although accessed from the main house, this area can be secured separately and has its own entrance making it ideal for guests. Extensive terraces surrounding the house from which you can appreciate the stunning open views to the countryside and mountain range. Opposite the kitchen is a pergola/seating area with BBQ. The established gardens are very well maintained with a large variety of shrubs, avocado, fig, orange, grapefruit, lemon, peach and olive trees. The manicured lawns surround the salt water swimming pool. The garden has a complete irrigated system and LED lighting. Features: underfloor heating throughout, doubled glazed windows and French doors, intercom system, a driveway for 5 cars, separate double garage and 24-hour security. Only an 8-minute drive to San Pedro de Alcántara, with its amenities and beach promenade and just a few minutes’ drive to La Heredia, offering a restaurant, a coffee shop, a bar and a bakery. A very special property that must be viewed to be appreciated.