Historic farm complex for sale in the hills of Le Marche, just 20 km from the sea, comprising main villa, 2 outbuildings and an annex, surrounded by around 3 hectares of private land with garden, pool and olive grove.
It is situated in a hilly, panoramic location, with a lovely view of the ancient village of Ostra Vetere, less than 3 kilometres away, and the rolling hills that surround it.
The location is particularly convenient in relation to some of Le Marche’s main historic centres and seaside resorts: Senigallia (20 km) and Iesi (25 km) are less than half an hour away, while, Urbino (54 km), Pesaro (63 km), Ancona (65 km) and Cattolica (71 km) are around 50 minutes’ drive. In an hour’s drive you can reach the magnificent beaches of Sirolo and Numana (68 km).
The nearest airport is Ancona, 40 kilometres away (half an hour’s drive).
Description of buildings
The property comprises the main villa, measuring 584 sq.m in total over three floors, two outbuildings, each with one floor, measuring 68 and 100 sq.m in total and an annex used for storage, measuring 155 sq.m in total.
The Main Villa (584 sq.m in total):
The main entrance hall opens into a living room/billiard room, which is connected to all the rooms in the living area: the dining kitchen with island, a large sitting room and the dining room with fireplace, from which large French windows lead to a dining area and an outdoor sitting room, and a guest bathroom for this floor.
There is also a staircase in the main entrance hall, leading to the floor above which is entirely used for the sleeping quarters, with a large hallway with reading corner which provides access to five double bedrooms, three with en-suite bathroom, and two which are served by another bathroom.
The top floor of the villa hosts a multipurpose loft with bathroom.
Outbuilding 1 (68 sq.m in total):
Overlooking the pool and closest to the villa, comprises a small sitting room with dining room, kitchenette, two bedrooms and two bathrooms.
Outbuilding 2 (100 sq.m in total):
Overlooking the farmyard, comprises kitchen with dining area, with bright ribbon windows, a welcoming sitting room, a small studio, two bedrooms and a bathroom.
Annex (155 sq.m in total):
With large area for storing equipment and two storerooms.
State and finishing
The property is a historic farm complex, which was built at the end of the 17th century and always belonged to one of Le Marche’s aristocratic families.
Recently restored with great attention to detail, it is presented in excellent condition.
The property, which has fencing all around it, measures around 3 hectares in total.
The grounds which surround the villa and the outbuildings have a magnificent view over the surrounding hills and were created by a well-known English landscape designer.
The swimming pool measures 15 x 3 metres, with a consistent depth of 1.40 m and is in a panoramic location around 20 metres from the main villa.
Use and potential uses
This is a property with great potential: thanks to its panoramic location just 20 minutes from Senigallia and the sea, and equidistant from Le Marche’s important historic cities, it is perfect either as an impressive main residence, or for those looking to start a high-end tourist accommodation business.