This property is a Mountain Paradise at 3500 feet in elevation. It is just one hour from thriving Escazu and Santa Ana, yet a world away. Grifo Alto has a special charm reminiscent of the way things used to be. The warm hearted people and ideal climate make it a sought after location for country homes for locals and expats alike. The convenient location just 12 minutes from Puriscal means that you have all of your needs close by without having to sacrifice privacy. This property has very unique access from the main road at the highest point in the property which allows for a single secure entry point. Follow the road down to a lower ridge and you are surrounded by verdant hillsides, a coffee farm, mature trees, the sound of running water, and breathtaking views. The heart of the property is one complete ridgeline with a gentle slope and open pastures. Here you will find the majority of the natural homesites. In the area there are toucans, sloths, deer, parrots, and many other notable species of birds. The property could be divided into four smaller farms, sixteen estate sites or up to forty 1.25 meter lots. Great care has been taken to fence off any previously exposed earth and reforest the area creating wildlife habitat and natural barriers for future lot divisions. The topography allows for easy access to the lots and each potential homesite has unobstructed mountain views. Priced at less than $4/meter this property is a blank canvas for the next owner create a masterpiece.
22.9 Hectares (56.5 acres.)
Elevation 3500 feet. Ideal Climate. Daily highs in the 80’s(upper 20’s Celsius) and nights in the 60’s(18-19 degrees Celsius), LOW humidity.
Ideal for : Family Compound, Estate/Residential Development, Nature retreat, Farming, Hotel.
Frontage on National Highway
12 minutes to Puriscal for Gas, Groceries, Bank and more.
2 minutes to Grifo Alto. Bars, sodas, chicharones, Pulperias.
20 minutes from the new Hospital in Puriscal
1 hour from Escazu on scenic well paved road.
1.5 hours to Jaco/Los Suenos
Electricity at property
Cell tower at the top of a neighboring property provides a signal over the entire farm and has internet accessibility.
133 meter deep well at the highest point in the property that allows for gravity distribution to entire farm of up to 4 liters per second.
Year round water in creeks for cattle and irrigation of crops/landscaping.
Unobstructed Views of Atenas Mountains, Central Valley, all the way to Puntarenas.
20-40 natural building sites. Lots of level land.
Waterfalls including one of aprox. 16 meters or 50’
The slopes have been fenced off and reforested with over 10,000 native trees….some are now 6 meters high.
1400 coffee trees
Ornamental plant nursery with spring fed and pressurized irrigation
Mature Mango Trees