Historic villa for sale just outside Lecce, two storey property with private park and double access.
The property is located in Valle della Cupa, an area close to Lecce where since the second half of 18th century the local aristocratic families started building great villas with gardens.
The access to the property happens through the original driveway that, from the main road, leading up to the front courtyard. Anyway, there is also a second driveway diametrically opposite.
The villa is a two storey house with the rectangular floorplan. The sober façades are symmetrically marked by balconies and windows and the main façade is refined by decorative motifs.
Through a door in the center of the main façade, you gain access to the first floor which was used by the landlord family. This area comprises spacious and bright rooms of various size and ceilings, three of them have direct access to the big balcony on the front of the villa while others come with big windows or single balconies on the back and side garden.
The overall net space is of 225 square meters. There is also another staircase leading up to roof terrace from where you can boast views across the surrounding garden and the small village of Monteroni.
The ground floor was the area dedicated to landlord’s staff family, the storages and the stables apart from a room dedicated to the bakery with a big oven still operating. The ground floor measure 195 square meters of net space
The garden coming with the property measure 20930 square meters and comprises lots of fruit trees, olive, and palm trees apart from a centuries-old oak tree.
The property is located at only 3 km from Lecce, in a very good area a short distance from shops, cafes, restaurants, the University of Lecce and at only ten minutes from the highway to Brindisi airport and to the beaches.
This is a rare opportunity to acquire an amazing historic villa in extremely good overall conditions at a very reasonable price.