This beautifully, restored house is located on a hilltop and offers magnificent panoramic views. On the left are the peaks of the Gran Sasso mountain range, to the right the Majella mountains and in front, the Pescara Valley towards the Adriatic Sea.
For a total floor area of about 250 sqm this lovely property has the following accommodation: large kitchen with access to the patio and the garden, living room with open fireplace, 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.
The restructuring has been carried put by using historical materials from the area, such as stone, bricks, antique tiles, wrought iron and brass. In some rooms these ancient building materials. have been highlighted. The floors on the ground floor are “cotto Neapolitan” hand made, simply wonderful. The rooms on the first floor, are furnished with antique furniture, wooden and brass beds, hardwood parquet floors and ceramic tiles. The kitchen is constructed in brick with a hood above the ancient stove and comes complete with all appliances and accessories.
The garden is about 3,000 sqm with swimming pool and additional land of about 10,000 sqm with ancient olive trees.
CIVITAQUANA - PESCARA PROVINCE
This historic town is located on a hill at 550 metres above sea level. The oldest part is medieval although archaeological findings point to the existence of an ancient Roman settlement.
There are 1300 inhabitants and the town has many facilities including bank, post office, chemist, bars, restaurants and food shops.
Civitaquana is ideally located close to the mountains, national parks and Adriatic. There are several well-equipped ski resorts about one hour’s drive from the town. The surrounding area is brilliant for outdoor activities such as hiking, cycling and rock climbing. If you prefer the quieter life there are many bars and restaurants offering traditional homemade Abruzzesi dishes and fabulous local wines.
DRIVING DITANCES/TRAVEL TIMES (subject to traffic)
Abruzzo International Airport - 32 km/37 min
Ancona/Le Marche Airport - 193 km/2 hr 1 min
Rome Fiumicino Airport - 231 km/2 hr 25 min
Rome Ciampino Airport - 205 km/2 hr 11 min
Adriatic Coast at Pescara - 37 km/38 min
Skiing (cross country) at Voltigno - 26 km/40 min
Skiing (alpine) at Passo Lanciano - 39 km/55 min