Magnificent restored 12 bedroom 18th Century Villa with chapel for sale in Offida, Marche.
Villa San Giovanni is a magnificent property, structurally restored in 2019, with sweeping views in all directions. Elegant but not overawing, this is a unique opportunity to own a manageable sized villa as a family home or boutique hospitality business in the some of the most beautiful unspoiled countryside of Central Italy.
The property consists of the a villa with accommodation for staff, 2 convertible brick barns (35 and 70 sqm) in sound condition, a small chapel (216 smq) that seats up to 70 people, a well tended garden and 1.2 Ha of land.
The elegant interior of the approximately 1000 sqm villa is made up of:
- Ground floor – several reception rooms and a dining room, all of which have vaulted ceilings, a kitchen, cellar, bathroom and a 200 sqm loggia
- First floor – 2 terraces, 7 bedrooms, 5 bathrooms, a small self-contained apartment with bedroom, sitting room, kitchen and bathroom and a further staff apartment with bedroom, sitting room and kitchen. Both apartments have independent access.
- Second floor – 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom and 2 other rooms used as studies.
In the garden, which is lit at night, there are maritime pine trees, cyprus and lebanese cedars trees. Lemons, oranges, roses and other potted plants are dotted around the garden and there is also a vegetable garden conveniently close to the house. A swimming pool may be built.
All utilities are in good working order.
Villa San Giovanni is in the heart of Southern Marche’s wine district about 12 km from the Adriatic coast at San Benedetto del Tronto.
The small and bustling town of Offida is a few minutes drive and arguably the best beaches in the region are about 20 minutes away.
Local sites of interest such as Ascoli Piceno city center and the many beautiful hilltop villages are within easy striking distance and the airports of Ancona and Pescara are just over an hour away.