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When a sculpture
becomes a home.

Discover the two villa's.

The Spanish Tuscany

At the centre of the Castellon hills, a 30 minute drive away from the Mediterranean Sea lies a small private road leading to an immensity of land that serves as a large earthy canvas full of Almond and Olive trees. This region and the many medieval villages surrounding it, could easily be mistaken for Tuscany, the Spanish Tuscany. The weather in the region has a unique micro climate with lots of hours of sun, even in the winter days.

Micro climate: In real about 5/degrees higher than internet tells you during the winter months. Temperatures in December usually go just over 20 degrees and lots of sun!

Two Villa’s

At the center of it all, are two villas designed by the Dutch artist Xander Spronken.
A sculpture? Not quite... A house? Not exactly... This Spanish retreat is the culmination of both.
It greets you with its host of 6-meter high concrete pillars that do not loom so much as they soar.

A sculpture that has no rhythm but with details inspired by the ancient Fibonacci sequence.  Fifty-three concrete pillars carry a roof of old mooring posts that weigh down on you bringing back a sensation of earthing and rooting.​

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Both Villa’s

PRICE

FOR BOTH VILLAS for 8 persons (max 12 persons)

* Low season: 725 euro p.n. / 4.495 p.w.
* Mid season: 795 euro p.n. / 5.495 p.w. (April, May, June, Sept, Oct)
* High season: 995 euro p.n. / 6.695 p.w. (July, August and last week Dec)
* Minimum stay 3 nights.
* Photoshoot or marriage location price on request.
* Final cleaning fee 198 euro.
* No parties, we only allow families or couples.

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Villa 1

Villa 1 (facing South-East, total 160 square metres) faces the stretched Castellón mountains, a beautiful live painting with the Penyagolosa as the centrepiece. It also carries the luxury of an outdoor wood-fired oven, perfect for making a traditional paella or a wooden baked pizza.

For 4 persons max 6

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Villa 2

(facing South-West, total 150 square metres) enjoys a breathtaking view of  the north-west mountains (including the Penyagolosa), overlooking the olive trees in the vast open space.

For 4 persons max 6

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The space in between

The terrain.

The villas are composed of large floor-to-ceiling windows that provide magnificent views of the Iberian mountains with the 1.800m high Penyagolosa summit as its centrepiece.  Accessed via a private gate the 6 hectares private property consists of two separate houses with each its own swimming pool. Both houses are equipped with air-conditioning, floor-heating, large fitted kitchens, lounge areas, and two bedrooms and 2 bathrooms each. Additionally, the houses are eco-friendly, operating on solar energy and heated by a heat pump.

The artist
Xander Spronken

Anyone who categorizes Xander Spronken (Maastricht, Netherlands, 1956) purely as a sculptor does not really do him justice. In addition to iron sculptures, he makes truly unique architectural constructions.​ Spronken approaches architecture the way he does all his artpieces. Negative space is valued as much as positive mass, air and void animated by light and the inexplicable emotion of volume. His passion for iron is the unifying thread in these works. In his own inventive and intuitive manner, he combines the traditional skills of a blacksmith with an authentic and multifaceted artistic practice.  The unique signature of Xander Spronken’s can be found all over the globe. His artistic language is universal.

Private chef.

We can arrange a private Chef, to do private cooking for your group of friends! The finest local products and local food inside the SpronkenHouse or on the outside bbq. Take a look at our menu’s :

You are never more than a few minutes away from the vineyards, beaches and villages.

Beaches / waterfun

Platja de la Renegá
Chorro del Villar
Hot Springs
Montanejos

Supermarkets

Daily fresh
street market
Charter super
mercado
Panaderia
Els Ibarsos
Carnicería-Joaquina
Carnisseria
Ma Paz

Activities

Sailing/windsurfing
course
Useras
(Les Useres)
Bodega Flors
Castle of Peñíscola
Sierra-Engarcerán
Horseriding
Truffel search
Penyagolosa
Hiking arround
Beautiful
curved roads
Villafamés
Moto-Cross
Bike rental

Restaurants & coffee bar

Café de pas
Restaurant
Cal Mistero
Restaurant
Pou de Beca
Club Nautico
de Oropesa
del Mar
Restaurante
Hermanos Sales
Bar/Restaurant Picando

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Disclaimer: The SpronkenHouse allows families with children, but we would kindly like to inform you that this house is not child proof, it is designed as an art house. We do not accept any liability. So, if you have small children with you, please keep an eye on them at all times. No parties, No smoking and we have outside camera's for security reasons.

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Disclaimer: The SpronkenHouse allows families with children, but we would kindly like to inform you that this house is not child proof, it is designed as an art house. We do not accept any liability. So, if you have small children with you, please keep an eye on them at all times. No parties, No smoking and we have outside camera's for security reasons.

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Useras / Les Useres

Distance to the Sea 30 minutes.​
Distance to Castellón 30 minutes.​
Distance to Valencia 1 hour.​

Nearby airports

Valencia Airport VLC 1h10 hours
Barcelona Airport BLN 2h30 hours
Alicante Airport ALC 2h45 hours
Girona Airport GRO 3h50 hours
Private Airport of Castellón CDT 20 min.