Esales Property ID: es5553323a
With its stunning coastlines, historic sites and laid-back atmosphere, Italy continues to be one of the most desirable places across the world to be. On offer here is a chance to invest into this mesmerising part of the world with this excellent building. It can be redeveloped into a fantastic property for Airbnb rentals or private use.
Capranica is a medieval town set along the ridge of a steep hill with valleys on two sides .It sits on the Roman Via Cassia leading to Rome Dense woods surround the town.
The property is located on the edge of thel town overlooking the valley on western side of the town. It has an open view of the valley and sits above a rock face directly overlooking the Via Francigena, the medieval pilgrims’ route from Canterbury to Rome. The general view is the dense woodland on the hill opposite . No other properties overlook. The previous owner, an architect, has completely restored, to a very high standard, the circa 12th c building incl : old stables, a courtyard and hay lofts, and created a luxury apartment with separate two storey guesthouse and a quiet private central garden and courtyard of about 77 sq m.
The old stones have been left in the paving before the entrance gate but a gate has been added to secure the place and guarantee privacy from the lane. No more work is
required. All utilities are in place. The whole property is extremely secure. There is only one lane to the house and the gates to the property are very large and have massive sliding bolts which can be padlocked . The two windows overlooking the lane outside are also fitted with secure bar grills .
The main apartment is about 114 sq m. It connects with a portico/refectory with sliding doors that measures another 20 sq m. The Rooms follow the original long shape following one after the other. Starting from one end: the master bedroom, the living area, the entrance and sitting hall, the bathroom, the storeroom-with-laundry and the kitchen with a dining area. From the kitchen a door leads in a long room, a portico/refectory .Also from the kitchen’s dining area, there is access to a huge cellar completely dug into the rock, cool and damp so it can be used for storing wine and vegetables.
The garden house is about about 44 sq m large, on two floors, and also has a bathroom—on the top floor. It is located across the garden, giving complete privacy. The rooms, the garden house , the refectory and the entrance gate surround the garden and courtyard on three sides . The fourth side of the garden is a wall overlooking the valley and the Via Francigena some 20 m below.
Amenities (Driving minutes)
Town 1: Sutri (10)
Town 2: Roma (35 – outskirts, 55 – centre)
Town 3: Viterbo (35)
Shops: 4 supermarkets, excellent butcher, organic charcuterie, 2 vegetable shops, computer
repair shop and many other
Restaurants: 4, many bars with excellent coffee etc
Main Road: Via Cassia (2)
Airport: Fiumicino/Ciampino (55)
Sea: Santa Severa (50)
Lake: Vico (12)
Lake: Bracciano (20)
Lake: Martignano (30)
Skiing: Amiata (130)
Golf: Golf Club Le Querce – Sutri (15)
ABOUT THE AREA
Capranica is a comune in the Province of Viterbo in the Italian region Lazio, located about 55 kilometres northwest of GRA, 66 kilometres from Rome’s centre, and 24.5 kilometres southeast of Viterbo.
Capranica is a vibrant with medieval fortification walls. It is close to the papal city of Viterbo (24 km) and only about 60 km from the centre of Rome. It is also conveniently close to many recreational facilities: three pristine lakes, thermal spas, national and archeological parks, and an easy driving distance from the Tyrrhenian coast and beach. It lies in the area called La Tuscia and many Etruscan archeological sites are nearby…including the Painted Tombs in Tarquinia .
Lazio is a central Italian region bordering the Tyrrhenian Sea. Its principal city, Rome, is Italy’s capital and was at the heart of the ancient Roman Empire. Its iconic ruins include the Coliseum, an amphitheater that seated thousands. On the coast, the ancient port of Ostia still retains detailed mosaics and a theater. Inland are the forested Apennine Mountains, with nature reserves, lakes and stone-built villages
• Beds: 3
• Bathrooms 2
• 178 m2 living space
• Private Garden
• Private Parking
• 233 m2 plot
• Massive potential in the rental market
• Stunning views
• Close to essential amenities like such as supermarkets and pharmacies
• Close to many excellent bars and restaurants
• Great base from which to discover other fantastic areas of Italy
• Many excellent sports facilities, fishing, walking and cycling areas nearby
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