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The Most Charming Houses

Halloween is coming and one's imagination runs wild with thoughts of haunted mansions, scary costumes and wizards. Come and learn more about this special event and the places in Portugal that will remind you of Halloween.

Portugal could easily be part of the enchanting universe and allow people to live in this fanciful country forever. With magnificent mansions, just waiting for new their new owners to surrender to their stories, these houses still have all the charm of the past and a touch of magic and mysticism that invite you to visit them, especially at this time of the year.

Today we will highlight some of these mansions. Come and take a look at some of Engel & Völkers' charming houses that could be the setting for the best Halloween movies.

This historic property is a fabulous option for those looking for a place with a lot of character.
Built in the early 20th century, this historic property has 6 bedrooms and an excellent location and is still in very good condition.
From the bedrooms, you can enjoy the wonderful views of the mountains, and in the lounge, the fireplace is ideal for Halloween parties, creating the best setting for sharing the best stories about the past.

In Lagos, you can find this newer villa dated from 1972. It is a house with a mystical touch that invites you to imagine the best Halloween stories.
It is a house with 386 sqm of living space, with a great location and 8 bedrooms.

This wonderful building in the heart of Lisbon has 12 rooms and is undoubtedly a grand place and extends the invitation to the wildest imaginations.
It is an 18th century property with beautiful architecture and fabulous tile murals that transport us to another era. Its magnificent location, the outside chapel, the noble hallways and the stone staircase add to the need for a slight renovation - a fact that shows the grandeur of the passage of time - and help make this dwelling a favourite for Halloween fans.

This is a beautiful historic property, dating from 1900, which brings to modernity an old chalet with Swiss architecture and an atmosphere that easily refers to the enchanted narratives of this era.
The surroundings of this villa, as well as its characteristic features, make it a privileged property that invites you to stay and to explore the most intense sensations.

Returning to the capital, we reach the Xabregas region in Beato. Here we can find a unique property: a true 16th century palace with a living area of ​​4,120 sqm and a total area of ​​5,432 sqm.
Its west-facing windows offer views of the river and its noble exterior immediately invites you to dream away. The presence of the frescoes and tiles, as well as the care in maintaining its original structure, make this palace a dream place to imagine the most exciting movie scenes. This location would be ideal for anyone wishing to set up a hotel for lovers of the gothic world of Halloween.

In the region of Belém, also in Lisbon, you can find a beautiful 16th century palace, which also reminds us of the past.
Its marvelous garden and the French roof tiles are the features that perfectly complement a magnificent library.
This is undoubtedly a property that would leave Halloween lovers breathless.

In the Algarve, a much newer villa from 2007 is inviting you to dream about Halloween.
Its exterior, which has clearly been inspired by a different era, as well as the grandeur of the building, which offers a total of 7 bedrooms and 8 bathrooms; makes it easy to associate this mansion with the ancient palaces.
This is a great way to enjoy a villa in an excellent condition without negating the fascination of old mansions. In addition, it is an estate with a magnificent location, near the beach of Fonte Santa.

The best thing about these mansions is that, besides being able to take you back in time, they are currently on the market in Engel & Völkers portfolio. Do not miss the opportunity to invest in some of the most historic properties in Portugal.

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