Beautiful restored townhouse with a rooftop terrace that overlooks the mountains in the historic centre of Tocco da Casauria.
The property is on 3 levels and accommodation comprises:
Ground floor - Entrance, en-suite bedroom to the right. On the left is a large bedroom with fireplace and stairs leading to an upper, large bathroom with a central bath fit for 2 people. There is a small walk in wardrobe. Between the 2 bedrooms is a central marble staircase leading to the first floor.
First Floor - living room with corner office space ideal for home working. The lounge is 'L' shaped with French doors opening on to the Juliet balcony which also has views to the mountains.
Second floor - spacious kitchen with exposed wooden beams giving height and space to the room. The double doors open on to the roof terrace with a beautiful panoramic view towards the mountains, rolling hills, valley and the village.
There is an external utility room that houses storage and appliances.
In addition, there is a large cavern in the basement. This could be developed into an independent apartment to be used as either a rental income opportunity or an extension to the main house.
The property has been restored with high quality materials, and has been furnished with particular attention to detail.
British and Italian combined style.
Pretty property which is immediately habitable.
TOCCO DA CASAURIA - PESCARA PROVINCE
Tocco da Casauria is located on a hill 356 metres above sea level. Against the backdrop of the Majella mountains, it overlooks the Pescara valley and has plenty to occupy enthusiasts of hiking, mountain biking and paragliding. There is even skiing less than 35 kms away. The Majella National Park is also popular with nature lovers as it is famous for its extensive variety of flora and fauna.
The area is renowned for its production of extra virgin olive oil, fabulous wines and Centerba, a light green liqueur made from a blend of local herbs and plants. It is said to have healthy effects on the metabolism.
The town dates from Roman times and has a number of buildings of artistic and cultural interest to visit. On a practical level there are shops, banks, restaurants, bars and cafés.
DRIVING DISTANCES/TRAVEL TIMES (subject to traffic)
Abruzzo International Airport - 40 km/34 min
Ancona/Le Marche Airport - 201 km/1 hr 55 min
Rome Fiumicino Airport - 200 km/1 hr 58 min
Rome Ciampino Airport - 174 km/1 hr 44 min
Adriatic Coast at Pescara - 45 km/35 min
Skiing at Passo Lanciano - 29 km/41 min