A once in a lifetime opportunity to buy this rare gem. La Torre (the tower) is a beautifully restored church with a heated private pool set in the countryside. This charming property is ideally situated outside the town of Castellana Grotte. It is in a great location where you get the best of both worlds. It is far enough from the masses but at the same time it is centrally and conveniently located in close proximity to towns, beaches, key tourist attractions and airports.
Furnished to a high standard with contemporary décor, yet keeping the traditional feel with interior exposed stone walls. It has maintained many original features, some over 400 years old, including the star shaped vaulted ceiling in stone, views of the cellar below, arches and stone work. Each of the two bedrooms has full en suite and both air conditioned.
The property comes with a monitored security alarm system.
There is a private pool surrounded by open countryside complete with sun terrace, sun loungers. A large table, chairs and BBQ facilities are situated on the main covered terrace for al fresco eating and there is a second terrace situated on the first floor with extensive views of the surrounding area with olive groves, fruit trees and the iconic Puglian stone walls. Ample on property car parking spaces.
This magnificent property is equipped with all modern facilities including air conditioning needed for a self catering holiday and is perfect for both couples and families with older children. Sleeps up to 5 people comfortably. The property comes with an agriculural water supply with cisterno to ensure a constant supply of water for both you and the pool.
10 BRILLIANT REASONS TO BUY LA TORRE
It is no ordinary property. At La Torre, you are living in a sympathetically restored church that dates back to 1600's. A stunning stone building set in the beautiful and tranquil Puglian countryside. Ideal for 2 couples.
It provides all the modern creature comforts you need to make your vacation as comfortable and carefree as possible - from air conditioning to your own private swimming pool.
It is in an unbeatable location where you are far enough from the madding crowd but at the same time in close proximity to town, beach, airports and key tourist attractions.
At La Torre, you’ll will love the private terrace on the top floor where you can enjoy a pre-dinner drink as you watch the sunset.
At La Torre you are living in the heart of Puglia with the countryside at your doorstep. A stay at La Torre provides the key to a genuine experience of life in southern Italy
You can dine like a local as it is in close proximity to numerous ‘non-touristy’ and off the beaten track restaurants that serve excellent authentic local cuisine.
You can choose to be as active as you want and perhaps take a morning walk (3 Km) to the local café that serves arguably the best cappuccino/cafe in the world or you may choose to simply explore the natural beauty of the surrounding Puglian countryside
You can also choose to do absolutely nothing at all. Simply chill out by the magnificent swimming pool and watch the birds and butterflies flutter above the water.
You can take advantage of the superb quality and yet cheap fresh local produce and cook up a Puglian feast in the well equipped kitchen.
La Torre provides the best of both worlds for the buyer - you can choose to use this exclusive home yourself and/or rent it out as a holiday villa as La Torre comes as a fully furnished self catering holiday villa which provides a sound return on investment.
Fully furnished, ready to move in.
Land size: 2000 sqm
Habitable area: 160 sqm
Pool size: 10m x 5m