A truly unique property in Yungay, across the Rio Santa river valley from Huascaran, in the Cordillera Blanca range of the western Andes. The highest southern summit of Huascarán is the highest point in Peru, the northern part of Andes and in all of the Earth’s Tropics. Ideal for your mountain Home, Bed and Breakfast, bungalows, Healing Center, Exclusive Resort, or Orchard.
This property is on the west side of the Rio Santa river, in the Cordillera Negra is ideal for a bed and breakfast, bungalows, healing center, exclusive resort, orchard or your amazing Mountain Home. The land is located in the little Campesino (farmer) village of Matacoto, literally in the arms of the Cordillera Negra, at an altitude of 2500m (8200ft), but in a unique microclimate providing a warm year-round climate.
The 2711m2 property is mostly flat with a great panoramic view east towards Huascaran. Matacoto is famous for its avocados, and this property already has mature trees of avocados, oranges, cherimoyas, limas, pacays, pears, mangos, apples, plums, peaches, figs, mandarine oranges, pomegranates, grapes, loquats, guavas, and many native trees, and flowers with a wide-open space for building an adobe home, planting more trees, a garden, etc. It is also possible to grow pecans, olives, bananas, and basically any fruit in this area of Perú.
This land has road access and potable water and an irrigation canal are supplied by natural springs in the mountains above.
New electrical wires and poles are within 50m of the land if you want electricity, but this is also a perfect area for solar energy, as the sun is out almost the entire year at least for part of the day. You can have hot water in 20 minutes after the sun rises. It can be hot here in the sun because of the altitude but it is a dry heat, and it is never really hot in the shade. Everyone in the area has built adobe homes that are not only charming and cheap to build, but are cool during the day and warm at night.
Taxes are only 7 dollars a year!