Sitting on top of some of the most stunning scenery that Andalusia has to offer, where eagles soar and Spanish cork oaks pepper the surrounding countryside, is a real hilltop paradise with this classical Benahavis villa. Blending elegant authentic architectural design with the optimum in contemporary detail, this unbelievable property is what dreams are made of! After a lovely drive inland through the Benahavis foothills, the residential golf resort of Monte Mayor is reached. The villa sits on top of a hill surrounded by gently undulating countryside. With automated security gates leading into the property, the visitor is first welcomed by the well-proportioned front courtyard consisting of a large fountain as the centre piece of the symmetrical architectural facade of this Benahavis hilltop villa. The large front doors lead into a stunning hallway opening into the main living room area. This is a room that dominates the ground floor of the property with marble tiled floors, high vaulted ceilings and a built-in fireplace. On either side of this are attractive wooden-framed patio doors which provide access to the exceptional outside terrace. The dining room is set to one side of the living area and is also fitted with patio doors and windows, ensuring that from all parts of this room the incredible views of the surrounding countryside and to the sea beyond are optimized. The kitchen is immaculate with a recent reform updating this room to a contemporary and functional standard, whilst still maintaining the rustic character of the original build. On the upper floor there is a further spacious living area with beamed ceilings and a stunning elevated terrace, as well as 2 bedrooms one of which is the master bedroom. This is a generous and bright room which benefits from a large walk-in wardrobe, and with an en suite bathroom finished in solid marble and boasting a large walk-in shower as well as a Jacuzzi bath. There are a total of 6 bedrooms found throughout this Benahvis hilltop paradise and these include a separate and entirely independent guest apartment with full-sized kitchen and living area. Here the original terracotta tiles of the classical Benahavis villa have been left in place. Access from here is provided to the gardens too. The grounds of this villa are expansive and have been carefully landscaped to offer a variety of levels screened by pretty planted borders and decorated with gorgeous swaying palm trees. A long and broad swimming pool runs directly through the middle of the garden with a solid gazebo structure at it´s end from where the panoramic views of the beautiful coast allow for a feeling of being on top of the world! This is a villa in Benahavis of particular classical design which has been carefully updated to ensure that it´s original character has been kept in tact whilst providing the very best in contemporary comforts for an easy lifestyle.