A big, bold and beautiful home awaits you lakeside in Chapala Haciendas. Chapala, Jalisco, Mexico. Imagine sitting on the master balcony in the late afternoon, sipping a cold drink as you watch the sun set over the mountains and Lake Chapala. Don't dream it; do it! Come discover all of the extras that make this home so special.
Size: The main house and casita total approximately 464sm/5000sf and the land is 971sm/10,454sf.
Construction: The house has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths and the casita is 1/1. Have lots of friends and family planning to visit? No problem, you have the room!
Durability: The home has "good bones." It sits on solid lava rock.
Views: The staggered, four-level home sits on the side of a mountain, providing panoramic views of both Lake Chapala and the surrounding mountains.
Solar power: There are 12 solar panels on the roof for average monthly electric bills of $3 - $10USD.
Generator: A single phase Briggs & Stratton propane generator provides power to the entire house when there is a power outage.
Whole house voltage regulators: Due to the voltage fluctuations common in Mexico, three voltage regulators were installed to protect both the house and the casita.
Water: There is a large tinaco (water tank) on the roof, PLUS a 30,000ltr/7925gal concrete aljibe (cistern).
Gas: There is a 500ltr propane tank. It lasts 3-4 months with two people occupying the house.
Safety: The home is wired (and uses) ADT, including two motion detectors. There is a Lorex security with 4 cameras and a monitoring screen.
Privacy: The entire property is walled.
Storage: There are built-in closets and storage spaces throughout the house and two bodegas outside. Very few homes come with this much storage.
Sales price includes partial furnishings (listed in the photo tour), but also an ANTIQUE CHARLES EASTLAKE BEDROOM SET!
Please go to our website to see more photos and a full description of the property. http://www.lakeside4me.com