Tocco da Casauria PE (€ 50.000) - Cod ZNU0111
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Typical house to be restored with land in the village center.
Three story large house about 300 sqm, completely to be restored, right in the central square of the village and with a rear flat land about 800 sqm. The house is composed by of a larger main unit with several doors and windows and a smaller contiguous unit, mostly made of masonry in tuff blocks but also in brickwork behind. The front facade has several doors surrounded by stones or bricks and two tall windows opening onto stone balconies. The rear facade has large metal doors and two windows framed by a pair of oval openings. The lower level (underground) can be reached with a comfortable masonry staircase and is made up of two large cellars connected, carved in rock and with brick vaulted ceilings. The ground floor has a series of storage rooms, warehouses, almost all communicating and partly with brick vaulted ceilings; peculiar is a large fireplace. An internal central staircase with stone steps leads to the first floor inhabited many years ago; there are kitchens with chimneys, bathroom, living room and bedrooms, now in abandoned state. Panoramic views from all sides to the mountains and the surrounding area. The smaller house has a unique large room with high roof on sight and direct exits to the back ground.
The roofs of the house are in wood and although still effective, they must be remade. There is a methane gas heating system (not working) with wall radiators. The whole structure needs general repair and consolidation, with the prospect of becoming a remarkable residence in a peculiar location.
Energetic Class not available at this time.
The back ground (800 sqm) is flat and flanked by a communal road for convenient access by cars, it is very panoramic and is partially kept in the lawn and partly occupied by rows of pomegranate trees.
The Hamlet of Marano is about 2 km far from the village of Tocco da Casauria; has a dozen resident families and enjoys a privileged panoramic position towards the mountains and the territory of the Maiella National Park. Tocco da Casauria (PE) has just under 3,000 inhabitants , it is 400 m . asl, overlooking the Pescara River Valley , surrounded by mountains and hills with endless olive groves ; is famous for its production of excellent olive oil, wine and the liquor " centerbe ." The wind coming from the Gorges of Popoli feeds an important wind farm and allows the activity of the National School of Paragliding . There is a small hospital , bank, post office, pharmacy, shops, bars , offices and all services generally needed ; frequent buses and trains ( stations downstream ) lead anywhere . Motorway A25 at 5 ' , the city of Pescara , the beaches of the Adriatic Sea and the Airport are a 40 ' , the most important ski centers in just over half an hour , Rome is at 90 ' .