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Appartamento Cantagallo Large historical apartment for sale in Penne, Abruzzo, Italy. It is on the second floor of a Palazzina built for an aristocratic family in 1612. The beautiful and original main door opens on to one of the main streets of Penne and is only seconds from good restaurants and shops, yet the apartments are completely private and secluded. The communal entrance and courtyard have recently been restored and redecorated and retain many original features. The apartment is habitable and priced to sell at E100,000. The apartment comprises: Living room, large kitchen with working fireplace and bread oven, bathroom, 3 double bedrooms, utility room with washing machine, cantina with separate entrance, giving a total of c.110 square metres of living space. Gas central heating is supplemented by a wood burning system. There is a small balcony. This property for sale in Italy is located in the ancient historical centre of Penne which is a lively town with good restaurants, shops, and a hospital. Several schools and the college for older students mean that the town has plenty of young people and a vibrant atmosphere. It has regular bus services to Pescara and Rome and is only 30 minutes by car from the beaches of the Adriatic or the slopes of the Appenines. Penne is beginning to achieve recognition as one of the most beautiful hill towns of Abruzzo and has a forward-looking community that welcomes foreign residents and invites them to participate in a host of cultural activities.