Property Details

Prestige Villa, with Private Pool, Tahiche

575,000 Freehold

Reference number: CT 9262

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  • Prestige Villa on the Lava Flow
  • Studio Apartment
  • Electric Gated Entrance
  • Build Size 395m2
  • 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms
  • Private Pool Set in Secret Garden
  • Stables
  • Plot size 5,500m2

Estupendo Lanzarote are pleased to offer For Sale this prestige property located on the lava flow near the famous Cesar Manrique Foundation in Tahiche. This beautiful villa is immaculately maintained and beautifully presented. Casa de Los Molinos is entered by electric double gates (also with entry phone) housed between two typical Cesar Manrique pillars. The drive consists of part gravel with the main part cobbled up to the integral double garage and separate side entrance beyond to the studio annex. The house is entered by a curved, tiled pathway (hibiscus lined) with steps leading up to the entrance porch. The ground floor offers dining room/entrance hall, lounge, beautifully fitted kitchen/breakfast room, utility room, drying area, inner courtyard, office, master bedroom with dressing room and en-suite bathroom, two double bedrooms, two bathrooms and a self contained 'Studio Annex' with kitchen, shower room and own entrance. Stairs to the first floor lead to a beautiful master bedroom suite with a four poster bed, large en-suite bathroom and terraces.

Outside there is an inner courtyard ideal for alfresco dining and entertaining, heated pool with sunken pool bar, sun terrace and gardens. There are two stables, two electric fenced training and turnout paddocks, underground pump house and workshop, underground water storage area (now dry) ideal for conversion into a playroom, 7 ton fiber glass water storage tank. On two sides of the garden there are many trees and Canarian palms watered by automatic systems. The house has duel waste water systems. The house has both mains water and electricity with a back up generator.

Property description

Ground Floor


The house is entered via a long, curved, tiled, hibiscus lined path from the front drive. Eight curved stairs lead to the porch door. The porch is enclosed and of double glazed glass and aluminium. Double glass doors open from the porch into the entrance hall and dining room.

Entrance Hall/Dining Room

The porch opens into an open plan entrance hall and dining room through double glass doors. From the entrance hall the main hallway leads to the rest of the house and integral double garage.
From the dining room double wooden doors open into the lounge.
Double saloon type doors open into the kitchen.
The dining area has a double window (double glazed) with adjustable louvered shutters facing west towards the entrance gates and main front garden and with wonderful mountain views.
It has a central heating radiator and fitted carpet.

Kitchen / Breakfast Room

Very large room with vaulted and wood beamed ceiling and raised breakfast area looking out onto the inner terrace, garden and pool. Its second aspect is looking into the inner courtyard. There are many under work surface, wall and tall cupboards custom, hand made to the highest standard in Brazilian Roble hard wood. All work surfaces of granite

Large central peninsular unit housing double gas oven with separate grill and topped with 4 gas burners and gas griddle under a smoked glass top. Additional electric ceramic hob, Integral cupboards All set within granite surrounds. Wooden central chimney housing double extractor units above.

Integral unit housing combined microwave/oven/grill; separate microwave; larder, fridge, Double sink, Dishwasher. Combined tall units housing larder and spice store, wine rack, glass-fronted china display cabinet and miscellaneous storage.
Another tall unit and glass fronted display area with cupboards below lit by concealed, spot and up lighting. Wide, arched opening into utility room. Central heating radiator. Air conditioning unit.

Utility Room

Floor and wall cupboards in full wood (matching the kitchen), including ironing board store
Automatic Bosche washing machine, Tumble dryer, Tall fridge/freezer, Granite work surfaces (matching kitchen)

Drying Area

Opening from utility room. High walled and therefore totally screened.
GAS BOILER - For hot water and central heating - housed in a corner cupboard within the drying area. The boiler fuel is propane gas - housed just inside the main gates to the property in its own gas cupboard allowing for easy access for gas delivery.

Pool Shower / Bathroom

Opening from the utility room and just inside a back door leading onto the terrace and pool. This room has a 1.10 meter bath and shower, toilet and wash hand basin


Large, square room with 5 metres of double glazed glass panels and sliding door facing south west and opening onto the inner court yard. Black lava stone with wood beam feature fireplace with hearth, 3 angled plate glass corner feature looking through to galleried wooden stairs, hallway and central garden feature. Double doors open into dining room, Double doors open onto opposite side hallway. Central heating radiator.

Master Bedroom with Ensuite Bathroom

Very large bedroom with vaulted ceiling. Double glazed, double windows look out onto inner garden. Double glazed, double doors open onto inner courtyard and out onto the pool area. Floor to ceiling, wall to wall wood panelling and concealed door separates the bedroom from its dressing area. The concealed door within the panelling opens into the dressing area housing a fitted dressing table and many wardrobes. Door from dressing area opens into en suite.

From the dressing room a door leads into a large bathroom with corner bath, toilet, bidet and wash hand basin within a marble topped vanity unit. Central heating radiator

Bedroom 3

Large room with double glazed window looking out into the granny annex, garden and lava flow on the far side (east) of the property. Central heating radiator. Currently used as a gymnasium.

Bathroom 3

Beside bedroom no. 3. Consisting of full bath, shower over, toilet, bidet and wash hand basin. Central heating radiator in the hallway outside

Bedroom 4

West facing with mountain views. Double, double glazed double windows with adjustable louvered shutters. Central heating radiator


Dark wood panelled ceiling and curved feature rock wall with windows above. From here are views through the house and lounge out to the inner courtyard.
Internet connection, telephone and fax

Self Contained Granny Annex

Can be entered from the main house by two doors but also has its own separate front door, accessed from the top of the drive. Has its own private garden and terrace with a door opening onto the main inner garden and pool. Very large room with vaulted ceiling. Wall to wall bedroom wardrobe units incorporating double bed and bedside cabinets. Full kitchen with many floor and wall units, breakfast bar, gas oven, automatic washing machine and larder fridge. Has its own gas water heater.
Central heating radiator.

Consisting of shower cubicle, toilet and wash hand basin.

Galleried Stairs and Hallway

Galleried, ornate dark wood " U" shaped stairs and landings with sloping glass roof above leading up to the main master bedroom and en suite.

Inner 'Secret' Garden, Pool and Terraces

The pool is a non-uniform shape and has been carefully built leaving the surrounding lava rock untouched. It measures approx. 11 meters by 8 meters, almost half having a depth of approx 3 meters with diving board. It is heated by 20 solar panels which are controlled by a sun/cloud sensor and temperature control. The shallow end begins with a very gentle slope into the water for a distance of 3 meters and then dropping to a depth of half a meter. Beside the sloping area there are curved stairs leading into a depth of 1.5 meters.

Built at a lower level and flush with the deep end of the pool with thatched roof. Entered from the multi-level pool surround by four steps. Has a semi-submerged seat within the pool from which to take refreshments. Houses a fridge, cupboards, shelves, optics and glass hanging hooks.

The natural lava flow is untouched with the exception of various mature trees planted in several deep fissures. The inner garden is high walled and totally private with impressive double wooden doors opening onto external stairs down to a huge dog pen at a lower level. From the dog pen there is a gate out onto the main garden and leading to the stables and horse paddocks.

The pool is roughly in the centre of the inner garden with very large expenses of tiled terrace between the pool and the house. Underneath part of the terrace is a very large pump house and garden furniture storage reached by stairs. On the opposite side of the inner garden is a door leading to the granny annex garden.

First Floor

Master Bedroom Suite

Very large, south facing room with vaulted ceiling. From the upstairs landing an ornate door opens onto a galleried feature wooden veranda within the bedroom. From the veranda an easterly facing double glazed glass door opens onto a large roof terrace and a second door opens into the en suite bathroom. Double glazed, fixed picture windows look south across the inner garden and pool to the sea and Fuerteventura in the distance. Double glazed, double doors face west with views to the mountains and property entrance. 1.80 x 2.00 custom built wooden four poster bed with walk in wardrobes behind. Central heating radiator. Air conditioning unit with quiet sleep control.

A very large, southerly facing bathroom. Raised, round Jacuzzi bath with uninterrupted views to the sea and Fuerteventura. Raised toilet and bidet, raised corner shower cabinet. Twin wash hand basins with a series of vanity units below. All set within marble surrounds with large mirrors above and spot lighting. Southerly facing, fixed, double glazed picture window. East facing double glazed tilt and turn window. Central heating radiator. Central heating towel rail


Inner Courtyard

The house is roughly U shaped around the inner courtyard which has roofed pergolas around 3 sides, all in ornate dark woodwork, with new high glass seamless screening making up the 4th side - the glass panels open individually to provide as much or as little opening as you require leading out onto the inner walled gardens surrounding the pool and its terraces beyond. The central area is open to the sky with mature coconut palm growing through the centre. A lovely area for alfresco eating at any time plus entertaining.

Under Terrace Pool Pump House/Workshop

Very large area housing pool pump and controls. Plus very large workshop and garden furniture storage.


2 Stables
1 Wooden feed room/storage shed
Square exercise and turnout paddock enclosed by electric fencing.
Separate small paddock in front of stables. Could easily be converted into a tennis court.


Located in the protected area on the Volcan de Tahiche close to the Fundacion de Cesar Manrique off the Tahiche/San Bartolome road at the outer limits of Tahiche the LZ1 is only a kilometer away with Arrecife a 10 minute drive.

The house faces south west and has been built in an elevated position on top of the same lava flow which houses the Fundacion de Cesar Manrique. During its building every effort was made to preserve the lava in its pristine state. The house was built for and by the current owners hence the quality and detail to all works carried out during its construction and since.

The location is totally private and not overlooked. There are no close neighbours. The property is enclosed by high lava stone rock walling with entrance though electric gates.

Additional Information

For further information on this property please e-mail or call to 928 519 153 / 680 77 14 28 quoting the reference number CT 9262