Located in the heart of the Valle d''Itria, in a quiet alley of the ancient baroque center of Martina Franca (TA), near the south-west door of the seventeenth-century (Porta S. Nicola), this historic and exclusive apartment completely-stone-built, was originally erected between the 1500s and the second half of the 1600s. Completely and thoroughly restored to make it modernly and habitable in 2008, the majestic character and the stark charm of the original stone, were preserved intact and revalued: Times, capitals, jambs and walls make it, with its articulated historical and architectural footprint, an unrepeatable jewel of spontaneous architecture in a refined Baroque setting. It consists of a living space of about 120 square meters so articulated: independent entry stone staircase accessing the first floor. On the first floor there is a large and bright living room with a window, a balcony and a kitchen with a dining area; At the same level, a room of over six feet high, also with star-shaped vaults and capitals, has a dining area and a bathroom with shower, while the overlooking loft houses a large double bedroom. From the living room, through a stone staircase, there is an access to the upper floor (second) where, on one side, there is a large bedroom and a bathroom with bathtub, while on the other side, through a short staircase you can access to a livable terrace, decorated with gorgeous plants, and you can appreciate the views over the ancient roofs of the old city. The original vaults are all made by stone with "star" architecture, featuring precious capitals on the first floor, while they have "barreled" architecture on the second floor. Older, numerous pre-existing sixteenth-century stone arches emerge, preserved from the walls. The flooring is completely antique original "chianche" on the first floor and limestone painted elsewhere. Gas central heating. Alarm system. Fully furnished with precious antique furniture whose taste exalts the features and rustic elegance, is offered for sale turn-key.
80km from Bari airport