Historic in-town apartment for sale in Sava, first floor, fully independent, renovation needed. The apartment, built around 1930, still shows the exquisite manufacture with which it has been made.
You get access to the apartment through an independent staircase from the street leading up to the first floor. The house comprises eight rooms centered around a spacious sitting room with an amazing cloister vault decorated with paints which can be recovered. From sitting room, you get access to most of the other rooms all of them with traditional groin vaults.
Apart from the kitchen, there are various amazing cementine tiles floors throughout the apartment, perfectly preserved and it is quite rare for the time that the apartment has been left unused.
The kitchen, instead, boasts an ancient wood stove – called “cucina conomica” – still covered with typical white and blue ceramic tiles and with all the big and small metal doors where wood was burning, hash collection and wood storage.
Through the kitchen, you then get access outside to a small terrace from where two staircase leads to two storage rooms (with an ancient bathroom) or to a terrace overlooking an inner courtyard.
The apartment has a net space of 162 square meters apart from 30 square meters of utility rooms which can be also converted into something else.
There are also three balconies on the façade and another staircase into one of the main rooms which lead up to roof terrace from where you get a broad view of the village.
The house is in good structure conditions but it needs full renovation to be brought to its former glory. It can be a private residence or easily converted into a boutique B&B.
Sava is located in the heart of Primitivo di Manduria area, ten minutes drive to sandy beaches along the Ionian Sea and less than one hour from Brindisi international airport. Other main attractions like Ostuni, Ceglie Messapica, Lecce and Martina Franca are within one hour drive.