The property is in a prime location, only half an hour from Pescara and the coast and 20 minutes from the ski slopes of Passo Lanciano.
The villa is close to the medieval village of Lettomanoppello and comprises a renovated old farmhouse, constructed from Majella stone, 2 hectares of land and a garage.
The property is on 2 levels and is composed as follows:
Ground floor - a panoramic porch which is accessed via a brick staircase. An amazing stone portal leads to the living room with a kitchen area, 2 double bedrooms one of which has a bathroom and fireplace. There is another bathroom and a room/bedroom.
Panoramic loft - accessible from a solid wood staircase.
Basement - wide entrance, living room with fireplace and brick ceiling vaults. There is a kitchen which needs to be finished, a bathroom and 2 closets.
The house was renovated using quality materials, stone and brick on site, wrought iron railings and solid wood.
LETTOMANOPPELLO - PESCARA PROVINCE
The village has approximately 3,000 inhabitants and is 370 metres above sea level. It is on a hillside overlooking the Lavino Valley with stunning countryside and mountain views.
Lettomanopello was originally occupied by the Romans, who excavated asphalt in the area. It was subsequently quarried for its white stone and marble and is still famous for its stonemasons’ workshops which keep an ancient tradition alive. The history of the current town dates to the 11th century.
Lettomanoppello is in the Majella National Park and is a known starting point for beautiful excursions and outdoor activities including hiking, climbing and winter sports. The highest peak is Monte Amaro which is 2,973 metres above sea level and the famous ski resort of Passo Lanciano is just minutes away.
For residents of the village there is a pharmacy, bank, post office, small store and weekly market. Many restaurants, serving local specialities and wine, can be found in town and the surrounding area.
DRIVING DISTANCES/TRAVEL TIMES (subject to traffic)
Abruzzo International Airport - 30 km/32 min
Ancona/Le Marche Airport - 194 km/1 hr 54 min
Rome Fiumicino Airport - 216 km/2 hr 7 min
Rome Ciampino Airport - 190 km/1 hr 53 min
Adriatic Coast at Pescara - 37 km/32 min
Skiing at Passo Lanciano - 12 km/20 min