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Item ID: 776Price: € 4 900Land: 1000 sq. m.Location: Ruse, near Borovo100% FREEHOLD!Property situated in a picturesque village near Danube River. The village is part of Borovo Municipality, Ruse Region. There are several food shops, local pub, bus services, etc. The village is called Gorno Ablanovo and it is only 17 km from the town of Dve mogili; 22 km from the town of Borovo, 47 km from Ruse city and the border with Romania. Danube River is 7 km away in the village of Batin.Brick built house in overall good condition offering three rooms and a corridor on the first floor and a cellar underneath. There is a summer kitchen attached to the house which comprises of two more rooms. The house could be easily extended and the summer kitchen could be turned into an extension of the house.The yard spreads over 1000 sq. m. of land and could be used for growing different fruits and vegetables or a swimming pool and a well arranged garden could be added. There are some outbuildings which could be either used by purpose (for breeding animals and storing gardening tools) or converted into anything else.Electricity and water are connected to mains; internet and digital television could be easily installed. The property is accessible in all seasons via tarmac road in good condition. The centre of the village is on walking distance from the property.The MunicipalityBorovo municipality is situated in the north-eastern part of the Danube plane in Ruse District. To the north it reaches the Danube River at Batin village. Batin island is the second biggest island in the Bulgarian aquatic area and it offers opportunities for hunting and fishing. The municipal centre is at a 50 km distance to the southwest of the District Centre - Ruse city. The municipal centre Borovo town is crossed by the railway line Ruse - Gorna Oryahovitsa - Sofia. Borovo railway station is equipped with loading and unloading facilities for cargo trains. Another important transport artery is first-class road I-5 (Ruse - Veliko Tarnovo - Sofia).One of the priority activities stipulated by the Municipality Strategy is tourism. The picturesque forest parks in Borovo town and in the villages Brestovitsa, Ekzarh Yossif and Batin - the latter being the point of access to the Danube - as well as Batin island are suitable for cultural, hunting and ecotourism. On the land of Borovo town at a distance of 2 km from its centre there is a dam lake of area 62,566 sq. m and two fish farms of total area 3,691 sq. m. The magnificent and clean nature, the access to the Danube and the closeness of Batin island, as well as the rich cultural-historical heritage are factors for development of different types of tourism.The RegionRuse Region includes a part of the hilly Danube Plain, the Danube riverside plain of Pobrezhie and part of Ludogorie lowlands. It is bounded by the regions of Silistra, Razgrad, Targovishte and Veliko Tarnovo, and borders Romania to the north with the Danube River as a boundary. Some of the big rivers are the Yantra and the Rusenski Lom.The region is important for the national transport system. The Danube River is linked through the European waterway system with the Mein and the Rhine rivers and connects the North Sea with the Black Sea. The first railroad line in Bulgaria – Ruse–Varna, built in 1866, crosses the region. Important roads and railways connect the region with the rest of the country and the only bridge over the Danube on Bulgarian territory connects the country with Romania. The middle point of the bridge marks the boundary between the two countries.Protected areas on the territory of the region include the Rusenski Lom Nature Park, which comprises the picturesque canyon of the river valley, rock formations near the villages of Pisanets and Mechka, and the Orlova Chuka Cave.Vestiges of prehistoric life in the region have been found in the Orlova Chuka Cave and in the mound of Ruse. Thracians, living in the area around the 4th c. BC, have left about 250 mounds. The Thracian silver treasure, discovered near the village of Borovo, known as the Ruse Treasure, is notable for the fine skilful decoration of animals’ figures and mythological scenes. The castles built during the Roman times to defend the Danube frontier include Sexaginta Prista (near Ruse), Jatrus (near the village of Krivina), Tigra (near the village of Marten), etc. The rock churches of Ivanovo are notable cultural landmarks of the region and they are included in the UNESCO List of World Cultural Heritage. The medieval fortress of Cherven can be also visited. In the 19th century Ruse is the gate for the European cultural influence on Bulgarian lands. The preserved patterns of urban architecture are among the most attractive and stylish throughout the country.The property is:- 4 miles away from the village of Batin and Danube River;- 10 miles from the town of Dve Mogili;- 13 miles from the town of Borovo;- 18 miles from the town of Byala;- 29 miles from Ruse City and the border with Romania;- 25 miles from the town of Polski Trambesh;- 50 miles from Veliko Tarnovo;-74 miles from the town of Gabrovo;- 142 miles from Varna Airport and the seacoast;- 177 miles from Sofia - the capital of Bulgaria.

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