This stunning 4 bedroom villa for sale in Abruzzo, Pescara, Penne, Italy offers a unique opportunity to own a piece of history. The villa sits on 3 floors, with entry through double gates which open onto a 200m gravel drive leading up to the villa and parking area. On either side of the driveway you will find various trees and a young woodland.
The basement floor is used as a separate apartment where the current owners reside when the main house is rented out. This level contains an open plan living/dining room and fitted kitchen, three bedrooms, a bathroom, laundry room, and garage that holds two water tanks containing three thousand litres of water as well as swimming pool technical equipment.
On the ground floor you will find an open plan kitchen, living and dining room, two bedrooms with wrap-around terraces leading to the pool. Also situated here are two bathrooms, one with a tub and oversized shower.
The first floor contains two bedrooms with separate terraces and one bathroom. Outside there is a comfortable covered terrace at the front of the property, plus a large wooden deck ideal for yoga or extending outdoor living space. From the living room, there is access to a large covered terrace and 12x4m wooden pergola overlooking the garden and pool area. The 12x5m saltwater swimming pool is surrounded by a large patio area with plenty of space for sun loungers and a solar shower. An outdoor kitchen with barbecue, sink, and double gas burner is also on this level.
The courtyard garden contains a curved wall and four ancient olive trees, creating a peaceful sanctuary away from the villa and pool area. There is also a wood store to the side of the villa.
The property is situated on a gentle hill, measuring around one hectare. It has an organic orchard producing cherries, apricots, plums, and more, as well as a young olive grove. Atop the hill you will find a wooden cabin (3x3m) with a wooden pergola (4x3m), looking out to panoramic views of Penne and the mountains. The lower part of the land is used for a vegetable garden, and there is a herb garden situated beside the outdoor kitchen.
The total space of the building measures 360sqm, with 200sqm designated for the main villa. The entire property has double glazing, with insect nets at the windows. Central heating is provided by radiators and a large gas tank buried in the garden. There is also a septic tank, ceiling fans in all bedrooms, and a lovely cool breeze that blows across the hills during summer months.
Penne is a beautiful hilltop town situated in the Abruzzo region and is popular among home buyers and visitors alike. It has shops, banks, restaurants, cafes, bars, and historical buildings. Plus, it affords breathtaking views of the Gran Sasso mountain.
Penne is only a short drive away from Abruzzo International Airport (32 km/44 minutes), Ancona/Le Marche Airport (181 km/2 hours 3 minutes), Rome Fiumicino Airport (253 km/2 hours 44 minutes), and Rome Ciampino Airport (227 km/2 hours 28 minutes). It’s also close to the Adriatic Coast in Montesilvano (29 km/40 minutes), skiing in Voltigno (24 km/33 minutes), and skiing in Campo Imperatore (57 km/1 hour 33 minutes). Plus, there’s a regular hourly bus service to Pescara with its airport, and a daily bus to Rome.
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to own such a beautiful property. Experience real Italy in a place away from the hustle and bustle, but still within easy reach of many wonderful places. Enjoy spectacular sunsets, unpolluted air, and incredible stargazing. Live the Italian dream!