Abruzzo, L`Aquila, Scoppito, Italy
- Central Heating
- Immediately Habitable
- Mountain View
- Open fireplace
- Solar Panels
- Vaulted Ceilings
- Wooden Ceilings
The property is in the small picturesque village of Scoppito (300 residents) in a hilly uncontaminated environment. It is immersed in a dry Mediterranean climate, at the border of the Gran Sasso National Park, 750 m. a.s.l.
The house was originally an old barn, built in the XVIII century, and belonged to a noble family. It has recently been refurbished to meet modern standards and requirements including new electrical wiring, plumbing, insulated walls and solar power for the production of hot water (B energetic standards).
It-s arranged on two levels for a total living space of 145 m2 plus a 65 m2 cellar. The front courtyard leads to the two entrances and there are also two balconies overlooking the garden.
Internal accommodation includes 4 bedrooms, with wooden beamed ceilings, and 3 bathrooms, one of which has a bathtub decorated with mosaics in Gaudi-style.
There is a large sitting room with fireplace and vaulted ceiling together with a dining room. The adjoining built-in kitchen is made from local precious stone, with Castelli bespoke tiles. The maiolic stove uses wood and provides central heating to the entire house (in addition to the gas-fuelled one).
Chestnut doors and windows are framed with local stone.
The main portal dates back to the 18th century and the coat of arms, displayed on the façade, certify the authenticity of the building.
The wide garden (200 m2) hosts a number of fruit trees and rose bushes. There is also a sheltered area with open space, wooden oven and stone benches where the new owners will be able to sit and enjoy a meal, taking in the breathtaking view of the mountains.
This property is ideal if you want to escape from busy cities and relax in the countryside and have easy access to nearby amenities.
It is just over a one hours drive from Rome and its international airport, 100 km from the Adriatic beaches and 150 km from the Tyrrenian coastal resorts. Skiing is just 36 km away in the Apennine mountains.
SCOPPITO - L'AQUILA PROVINCE
Scoppito is a picturesque mountain village which is located on the slopes of Monte Calvo at the border of the Gran Sasso National Park. It is surrounded by nature and woodland, is 820 metres above sea level and is close to the Region of Lazio - ideal for discovering the historical and natural sights of Central Italy.
The 2,857 residents in the territory have access to a few facilities including a post office, bars and supermarket with the major city of L-Aquila, with all services, only 14 kilometres away.
The area is perfect for participating in outdoor activities including simple walks, trekking, mountain biking, horse riding and winter sports.
DRIVING DISTANCES/TRAVEL TIMES (subject to traffic)
Abruzzo International Airport - 117 km/1 hr 37 min
Ancona/Le Marche Airport - 210 km/2 hr 12 min
Rome Fiumicino Airport - 146 km/1 hr 38 min
Rome Ciampino Airport - 120 km/1hr 24 min
Adriatic Coast at Roseto degli Abruzzi - 97 km/1 hr 15 min
Skiing at Campo Felice - 36 km/38 min
WHY ABRUZZO PROPERTY ITALY?
We are a UK Limited Company, sourcing properties and land, in both Abruzzo and Molise, for our many clients located throughout the world.
Our website features exclusive coastal villas to rural cottages needing restoration. There are also plots of land for newbuilds.
Your relationship with us is crucial in ensuring that we find the property that best meets your requirements.
We also help you with all aspects of your purchase, from opening your Italian bank account until you receive the keys to your new home.
We can project manage new build projects, or, introduce you to our network of building professionals and tradesmen.
Our optional, post sales, property management package, provides you with ease of mind whilst you adjust to your new culture and environment.
Abruzzo, L`Aquila, Scoppito, Italy
NEAREST AIRPORTSDistances are straight line measurements
- Ciampino(International)50.7 miles
- Leonardo da Vinci(International)63.9 miles
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About the agent
Abruzzo Property Italy is a trading entity of Italian Property Services Limited, a UK registered company with offices in both the UK and Italy. Since its incorporation in 2010, the company has been successfully working with clients to help them find their dream properties, mainly in the Italian Regions of Abruzzo and Molise.
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