Localization and surroundings: Emblematic farm and palace in a great location (Lousada), with easy access and only 20 minutes by car to Oporto. It´s placed in 'Vale do Mesio', where the rural landscape is abundant and the green zones are very predominant. There are also some small industries in the area. The property has great turistical value, due to its nature and the proximity with the Oporto Centre, that was recently considered the Best European Destination in 2016. It can also shelter lots a large amount of different events, due to its various spaces. Buildings and property: - Habitation houses - Palace - Diverse gardens - Parking - Events areas - Cheese production centre (250.000Kg/year) - Wine house with porch - Dedicated cows and chicken areas - Greenhouse - Barn - Farming - Small chapel Major characteristics The property has 57,15 Hectare, in which can be found (according to CAE): - 10510 – Milk and cheese industry - 01500 – Agriculture and animal production - 02100 – Forestry - 02200 – Forest Exploration - 11021 – Wine production - 55202 – Rural tourism - 11022 – Sparkling wine production - 01252 – Fruit production The industrial activity has its central point in the cheese production (with 3 registered brands), made in a semi professional procedures, in new installations, with the capacity of transforming 25.000 to 100.000 litters of milk per day. Currently its major focus is placed in the dairy industry, with a production of over 250000Kg/year. Interest points: - In the heart of Vale do Mesio - Placed in the geographic area of 'Vinho Verde' - Placed in the gourmet routes of Lousada - Near of Serra do Marão - 2,1Km of Castro de S. Domingos (Cristelos) - 2,8Km from the ancient graves of Irmeiro (Boim) - 3,3Km for the necropolis of Peitogueiro (Boim) - 6,1Km from Quinta de Santo Adrião (Silvares) - 9,4Km to the necropolis of Chãs da Serra dos Campelos (Lustosa) - 10,6Km to Ponte da Veiga (Torno) - 11,4Km for Lagar dos Mouros (Vilar do Torno e Alentém) - 12,0 Km to Torre de Vilar Proximities, distances and access: - 20 min to Oporto - 20 min to Felgueiras - 25 min from Francisco Sá Carneiro Airport - 30 min to Guimarães - 40 min to Braga - 2,5 Km to A2 - 3,0 Km to Lousada - 6,0 Km to A4 Total Areas - Farm total area: 571.553,50 m2 - Total area of the rustic buildings: 564.000,00 m2 - Total area of the terrains of the urban buildings: 7.553,50 m2 ***** WHY BUY WITH THE BUSINESS GROUP? We like to help buyers find their dream home! That's why we work with each client individually, dedicating the time needed to understand their lifestyle, needs and desires. We are experts in working with people who are buying a home and would like to show you how you can buy yours. WHEN YOU CHOOSE BUSINESS GROUP, YOU GET: - A real estate agent with the best training in the world (recognized by Training Magazine) - One of the only 3 PME Excellence in a universe of 4000 real estate at national level - An ally committed to negotiating on your behalf - Top Financial Specialists To Find The Buying Solution From Your Home - A company with a culture of social and business responsibility - Dynamism and integrity are unquestionably the most valued behaviours. Since 2007, KW Business has already registered more than 7,500 happy families. In 2015 alone, the dream of more than 1500 families in the north of Portugal was achieved, generating a turnover of more than 125 million euros. The Business Group, with more than 250 specialized professionals, thanks the customers the confidence shown in our work, which allows us to be an SME Excellence and, therefore, a National reference. At your service, dedicating our work and day to provide you with an excellent service! Mark your visit!