Modern, luxury villa of approximately 370 sqm. It was built in 1995, designed by a Florentine architect, The property was constructed using all materials of a high standard. The property is fully enclosed and is on three levels.
There are two main entrances, one of which is to the main house and the other to a separate area which is presently used as offices. This is easily converted into a separate apartment which has a large open space which leads out onto large portico. There is a further large room which leads out onto another terrace. Guest bathroom.
On the lower level there is a large open plan living area with a hand-carved stone Maiella fireplace, dining area and large habitable kitchen, each leading out onto garden and patio. This area is extremely luminous. There is a further room, ideal as games room, laundry area, another living area, ideal as bedroom. Bathroom.
On first floor there are three large bedrooms, which lead out onto terraces/balconies. Bathroom. From the passageway a staircase leads to the tower. This property offers magnificent views of the sea and mountains
The garden, of approximately 2500 sqm, has a full irrigation system with two artesian wells. There are also fourteen olive trees.
Other features include a garage, parking space for four cars, electric gates, powerful alarm system and air-conditioning.
The property is south facing, at 400 metres above sea level, and is about 3 km from the historical centre of Atri and 7 km from the Adriatic coast.
The landscape is breathtaking. It is possible to admire both the Adriatic coast and the Apennine mountains which include the national parks of the Maiella and Gran Sasso-Monti della Laga mountains.
ATRI - TERAMO PROVINCE
The beautiful town of Atri is located 450 metres above sea level and has a population of 10,772. It has pre-Roman origins and is one of the oldest cities in Italy. Some believe that is even gave its name to the Adriatic Sea. The town of Atri is also considered to be one of the most important historical, cultural and artistic centres in Abruzzo with many architectural gems, ancient churches and museums to investigate.
For food and wine lovers Atri boasts excellent restaurants, bars and cafés where you can enjoy good local food and wine. There is a market each Monday which is great for buying local produce and delicacies including Pan Ducale (nut bread), Pecorino Cheese and Licorice Liquore.
The town has fantastic views to the snow-capped Gran Sasso range of mountains and, with its proximity to the coast, it is an excellent place to live.
DRIVING DISTANCES/TRAVEL TIMES (subject to traffic)
Abruzzo International Airport - 45 km/39 min
Ancona/Le Marche Airport - 150 km/1 hr 31 min
Rome Fiumicino Airport - 222 km/2 hr 27 min
Rome Ciampino Airport - 195 km/2 hr 14 min
Adriatic Coast at Pineto - 11 km/14 min
Skiing (Nordic) at Voltigno - 50 km/1 hr 10 min