This luxury country estate is situated in a truly panoramic position on the edge of an important village close to Asti. The village itself boasts excellent infrastructures like pharmacy, general store, bar and restaurants. The property enjoys the most wonderful far reaching views of the neighboring hill top villages and prestigious vineyards. Milan, Turin, the Italian Lakes and Alpine ski resorts all close by.
This ancient farmhouse has been restored to the highest standards and provides a luxurious prestigious home immersed within a private 15 acres estate. The original character of the house has been preserved and many original features maintained. This L shaped farmhouse has been, fully and carefully restored paying particular attention to preserve the many original features using only the highest quality materials. There are many exposed stone walls, antique coppi style roof tiles, copper guttering, exposed brick vaulted ceilings, wooden beamed ceilings and an amazing original wine cantina.
The property provides 1600 sqm of ready to move into accommodation with the remaining 400 sqm requiring simple restoration which can be easily designed to suit your personal requirements. The hayloft area is fully restored and has wonderful glass windows which enjoy the breathtaking views across the valleys. This area has an independent entrance and is currently used as a conference room and cinema with a feature fireplace and modern dolby system.
the interior decoration of the property has paid particular attention to the age of the house and to compliment the character of the architecture which includes exposed old red bricks and natural handmade cotto floor tiles. The property features red brick vaulted ceilings and many original functioning fireplaces.
hand built country style kitchen featuring old hand painted Indian bricks, handmade cupboards with every luxury imaginable, Genovese marble sink and brass taps. The kitchen also features a wonderful fireplace. Steps lead to utility room, a storage room and a private annexe suitable for staff to live. Three living rooms and two ground floor bathrooms. Throughout the property there are important abbey/church doors, wooden floors, wooden beams, brick vaulted ceilings and high exposed beamed ceilings.
Seven Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms all with prestigious hand crafted materials including Indian stone antique style bathroom suites, brass taps, mosaic tiles and a bath with shower created in antique stone. All the windows have fitted mosquito nets.The property features a sophisticated electric, plumbing and heating system with solar panels.
Amazing, spacious wine cantina with vaulted ceiling and exposed original old bricks, this room could developed to be a wonderful entertaining or wine tasting area.
The Estate extends to 150,000 sqm of grounds where you see many wild animals including wild boars, deer, hares and pheasants. 10,000sqm of the land is fully fenced and beautifully landscaped to include a natural park area, layered terraces and a wide selection of mature trees, shrubs and flowers strategically planted to define particular areas of the garden. Within the grounds are more than 700 different varieties of plants of varying colour and scent. The grounds are a true delight in every season that really must be seen to be appreciated.
Fruit Orchard & Vegetable Garden.
Peach, cherry, Amarene trees plus well stocked vegetable garden and a small Ruché vineyard which last year produced 1,500 litres of wine. Not to forget the hazelnut trees a forest trees where high quality tartufi (truffles) are regularly found. The grounds have automatic irrigation (watering system) and a natural water well which is perfect to irrigate the grounds.
Swimming Pool Area.
The swimming pool zone boasts a 15x7 Swimming Pool fully illuminated creating a very special ambience. The pool uses natural salt water and has an automatic pool cover system. Bordering this delightful area are two Monferrine Palm trees and many other flowering plants and shrubs. There is a room dedicated to the technical functions of the pool which also has ample space to store umbrellas, sun beds etc.
Torino Caselle Airport (107 km), Genoa Airport (112 km), Milan Malpensa Airport (126 km), Milan Linate Airport (137 Km); Nice Airport (272 km), Barolo (58 km), Asti (31,6 km), Moncalvo (10,2 km), Alba (46,7 km).
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