A Casela is a place in the parish of Santa Cruz. Administratively belonging to the Municipality of Ferreira de Valadouro, in Lugo. This property of A Casela, is located in the valley of the Rio do Ouro (in English: River of Gold). It is a beautiful valley, very well located within the Terras do Miño Biosphere Reserve. We are in the north of Lugo, just 10 km from the coast. A step away from Foz and its famous beaches. Near Ribadeo and the border with Asturias and also Burela or Viveiro …
The hamlet consists of three houses, with a total living area of 600 m2, approximately. A granary (horreo), a well enclosed in a stone house and stables. The homes have been numbered (see photo) to adjust the description.
Housing 1: two floors. 183 m2 per floor, plus attic. About 400 m2 total surface. Ground floor: kitchen with a traditional firewood cooker. Living room, bathroom and other space with bread oven. Upstairs: two bedrooms and a living room where the staircase ends.
Housing 2: two floors. With an approximate area of 56 m2 per floor. In total about 150 m2. Ground floor: the old kitchen with lareira, probably from the 16th century. In this kitchen, there are some windows that connect to the room where the car was stored. Going up to four steps, on the left, a living room. Going up front, on the second floor, there is a small bedroom on the right and an attic with another small bedroom on the left.
House 3: a single floor of 43 m2. Kitchen with lareira and oven. Going up to four steps, you reach a bedroom. Going down the stairs, to the right, you access another room in which blackboards, wheels, wood are stored …
The land has an area of approximately 8,000 m2, including houses. The majority is grass, although it has some trees. This property represents an opportunity to establish a small cohousing, which is currently so sought in Galicia.