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Had enough of the high cost of living in the UK ?
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Date Added: 17/05/2018
Last Updated: 17/05/2018

Price : 295000

Type : Detached

For Sale or Rent : Sale

Bedrooms : 4

Bathrooms : 2


City : Puconci

County : Prekmurje

Country : Slovenia

Postcode : 9201

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Contact Person : David Potter

Phone : 0038670789953

Ad ID : 2756831

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Had enough of the high cost of living in the UK ? - Puconci, Prekmurje

Get your life back and get a better quality of life. When you buy this house there will be no more council tax to pay - there is no council tax here. There are no water rates; there are no other housing costs except 44 Euros a year in land tax. Electricity and heating are what you use.  Firewood logs from the local forests are cheap to buy.

Better still there is little stress. No double yellow lines, no cameras everywhere, no traffic wardens, no police sirens, no crime, no graffiti and no litter. Parking in town is completely free too. There is little traffic and no pollution. Get it??

The property lies just over the Slovene border with Austria. It is situated in a lovely quiet valley in a National Park and surrounded by wild flower meadows, woodland and wild life. Ten minutes away is a bustling market town offering all your daily needs - and more. Supermarkets, DIY stores, C & A and all that stuff. The health service here is excellent too. No waiting - you can see your doctor the same day without an appointment.

The cost of daily living is also very low. There is a wide choice of good, drinkable wine for between £1 and £2 a bottle and a good cup of coffee anywhere costs only about 80p. Eating out is cheap too.

The house was bought and restored by a UK couple about 15 years ago. It is in super order. All the exposed beams and traditional features were preserved and it is now a lovely home in a totally private location. There are a few friendly Brits in the area so you won't be alone but you are not swamped with them like you are in Spain.

It is only for sale because the owner is in his late 70's and needs to downsize.

The climate is gentle. Being south east of the Alps the area is sheltered from Atlantic storms and enjoys lovely weather. Winters are short. Spring comes early, summers are hot and autumn lingers into November as a rule. You can sit outside with a glass of wine late into the evening almost all of the year.

Four bedrooms, two bathrooms, kitchen, two lounges, TV room, office. All the usual - but much more. Garage, outbuildings - lots of land. Vegetable garden. Wine cellar too – the most important room in the house!  Orchard with plum, apple, cherry, apricot and peach trees.  The peaches are generally great quality.

A complete description is available on request.

No, the owners are not planning to return to the UK they will live in their apartment in southern Austria.


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