WHAT IS NEXT IN THE AREA
The wealthy baroque town of Martina Franca is 12 km away (20 minutes drive). The town, renowned also for its grapes for the martini wines, offers wonderful architecture, excellent shops and fine dining.
Alberobello, the capital of the trulli houses, is closer at 8 km (15 minutes) and is a world class destination and an UNESCO World heritage site.
The property is located approximately 65 min from Brindisi International airport and 75 minutes from Bari Airport (78 km). It is possible to take the train from the airports to either Alberobello or Martina Franca.
The property is also close - 9 km - 15 minutes by car - to the town of Locorotondo for all shopping needs, cafes and restaurants as well as actually being into to the famous d'Itria valley and world famous trulli houses in beautiful surroundings. The drive to the beaches on the Adriatic coast is 40 minutes with Capitolo, famous for its fine sandy beaches, restaurants and beach clubs; Savelletri, a charming fishing village, nowadays with an excellent range of restaurants, cafes and a beautiful marina beach front, as well as Torre Canne, with its light house and natural spa.
The Ionian sea is a little bit further with the main attractions on the coastline from Porto Cesareo to Gallipoli.
This is a fantastic property to develop; several hundred years old trulli buildings which have been partly restored and now waiting for its new owner to develop something unique and special in this remarkable and magical, secluded location.
The world famous UNESCO world heritage town of Alberobello- and capital of the trulli stone houses is 8km away, approximately 12 km to Martina Franca, a beautiful, wealthy baroque town and 9km to Locorotondo, with its famous round medieval town center, full of bars and restaurants.
The property is reached by a private gravel road 1.2km from the country road and shared by three owners only.
There are three separate buildings, two trulli with a total of 6 trulli cones, and one large building with high, vaulted, barrel ceiling, which has been restored. The building structures are high and sturdy, very nice location at the edge of the forest and green area with views for miles over the open landscape There are neighbor houses in the distance only so this location is fully private and secluded.
In the area you find high caliber properties and the neighbors are from the UK, Belgium and Italy.
The property, which could be developed with four bedroom suites or as 4 self contained units for lettings. It would also be possible to get planning permission for a 20% extension which would add 1-2 bedroom suites.
Savills associate, Casa Puglia, can assist with professional project management and obtain fixed price builders quotes.
The owners have had a quote for 300,000 euro for the above development (excluding extension).
Due to planning restrictions due to the forestry area, a pool in the ground is not possible. However, an on the ground pool is possible and nowadays comes in very elegant designs; with sun decks, outdoor showers, adding also heated outdoor Jacuzzi spa baths- under the stars!
The land surrounding the trulli is about 1800 sq m. Extra land of 6,000 sq.m could be bought from the neighbour, making a total of two acres. The surrounding land in question consist of gently sloping fields with a few olive trees with amazing views over magical landscape.
By air there is a choice of two international airports, served by Ryanair, Easyjet , BA and others, both easily reached; Bari in the north and Brindisi in the south.