A sense of classic grandeur pervades this traditional-style residence, built to a high standard in the early 90s. Marble columns and floors, panel-effect walls, ceiling roses, cornices and classical decorative features, combine to create a stately ambience. The villa makes excellent use of its sloping hilltop plot, commanding a sweeping coastal panorama. The property is located close to the quaint village of Paderne in central Algarve. From here access is easy by car to Albufeiras bustling nightlife or to stylish Vilamoura with its five golf courses, yacht marina, superb sandy beaches, shops and amenities. There are two double-gate entrances, the first to a cobbled parking area outside the front entrance; the second to a garage and the lower end of the property. The main door opens to an entrance hall and to three bedrooms with fitted wardrobes and en-suite bathrooms. Two of the bedrooms share a balcony whilst the other has its own sun terrace, all enjoying superb sea view. Stairs from the entrance hall lead down to the lower floor. Here, a grand living room in traditional style features an open fireplace and patio doors out to a broad sun terrace with swimming pool, ornate Jacuzzi and splendid panorama. Adjacent to the living room is an office and a bedroom with fitted wardrobes, en-suite bathroom and patio doors to the pool terrace. On this floor are also the dining room and kitchen, both with access to the pool terrace. Off the kitchen is a utility room with separate exit. Beneath the swimming pools extensive terracing are a single garage plus guest accommodation with bedroom and en-suite bathroom and kitchenette. At the lower end of the property is a tennis court and a shower room.This is an impressive property that only requires some modernising to become a luxurious permanent residence or holiday retreat in the Algarve countryside. Energy certificate class D.