Sale of an exclusive Asturian historic mansion
This magnificent Asturian mansion for sale is in the unique Parish of Fios, Parres, Asturias, on the slopes of the Sueve mountain range, with mountain views all around.
This ‘Casa de Indianos’ mansion for sale is an elegant listed late nineteenth century property. The buildings of the Casona Palacio de Fíos comprise over 1,000 m2 in total, including the main house, the service house, 'llagar' (stone cider making barn with original press), stables and garages.
The buildings sit in a walled estate of 10,000 m2, including buildable plots, within the protected natural park of the Sueve mountain range.
The individual buildings of this Asturian mansion for sale comprise:
With over 600 m2, the main house is distributed over three floors. It was recently renovated preserving the original features, including the coat of arms that adorns its façade.
The main house consists of 6 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms, with a master suite of three balconies, bathroom and dressing room. The west facing glazed gallery occupies the full width of the house, has over than 50m2and mountain views, as well as a covered terrace below.
The Asturian mansion also includes: Reception area, day room, game room and sewing room, as well as a large country style kitchen with cast-iron range on the ground floor.
The character of the palace is enhanced by its original furniture, most of which is included in the sale. There is also a large fireplace and cast iron radiators.
Llagar (stone cider making barn)
The stone cider making barn, which has the original timber cider press over 3 metres tall, and an overall area of 240 m2 over two floors. As well as a separate access, it also links to the main house through the kitchen and maintains the original stone walls and floor, creating a unique setting for all types of receptions and events.
Adjacent to the ‘llagar’ and main house there is also a spacious two-storey fully renovated house with three bedrooms and two bathrooms and a total area of 128 m2.
The 65 m 2 of stables has ample space for animals, vehicles, firewood, and machinery for maintaining the estate.
This ‘Casa de Indianos’ for sale has significant potential
The 100 m2 upper gallery of this ‘Casa de Indianos’ for sale is above the stone cider barn, and would make an excellent studio or additional apartments.
The estate grounds of 10,000 m2, is partly buildable and, depending on the project, could be for at least two additional houses. There are already architectural drawings for both the apartments and building plots.
Video of this magnificent Asturian historic mansion for sale
The following video of this lovely Asturian mansion for sale shows the house in its splendid context.
Plans of Casona Palacio de Fíos
The following images show the mansion. In order, the ground floor with garage and stables, then upper floor and attic floor.
The surrounding context of this historic house for sale in Eastern Asturias
Eastern Asturias, where this historic house for sale is located, has a wide range of beautiful places. Mountain ranges with dense forests and many places for country walks. A spectacular and protected coast with lovely seaside villages, crystal clear rivers running down to empty beaches beside spectacular cliffs, with blowholes on stormy winter days. Lively historic towns with winding streets, historic buildings and traditional farmer’s markets.
There is a wide variety of adventure activities in the area, from canoeing in the Deva and Sella rivers to horse rides in the lovely Asturian forests, and mountain climbing, river traversing and routes on quad bikes.
The area is mainly limestone so there are many caves, including some with pre-historic cave paintings. Asturias has over 1000 years of culture with many UNESCO designated cultural heritage pre-romanic monuments and churches.
Some of the places around the Palacio Casona de Fíos:Sueve mountain range, with views to the sea and Eastern mountain ranges; Fito viewpoint, Picos de Europa national park, Cares river gorge walk, Covadonga with its mountain cathedral and lakes; clifftop blowholes of Pria; traditional market town of Cangas de Onís; and, seaside villages of Villaviciosa, Llanes, Ribadesella, and Lastres.