For Sale: Unique property near Rome
Combine the best of Italian city and country life! Just 35 km east of Rome this spacious and luminous villa offers comfortable living in all seasons. Located at an altitude of 450 meters in a quiet and idyllic setting near historic Palestrina, you and your family can enjoy the healthy country air that has been famous since Roman times. Yet it is only a half-hour's drive away from the Italian capital with all its activities, cultural attractions, wonderful shopping and great restaurants.
Situated on the edge of the Monti Prenestini, the property has a stunning view of surrounding valleys, hills and mountains, the skyline of Rome and the Castelli Romani. On clear days you can even see the glimmering sea and St. Peter's dome.
Experience this dazzling panorama in the lush garden, from the swimming pool, the terraces, balconies and rooms of the villa itself. You will find yourself discovering new, beautiful vantage points to enjoy the breathtaking scenery.
Spacious Family Home
The 440 m sq house with two floors offers abundant space for family life and entertaining in style.
The villa also lends itself to be divided in two levels with separate entrances, if desired, perfect for two families.
- Ground floor: entry, spacious (family) living room with fireplace, French doors leading to the terrace and garden, separate laundry room, full bathroom, two bedrooms and garage, optional kitchen.
- First floor: entry hall, second spacious living room with fireplace, adjoining dining room and kitchen, large master bedroom with built-in closets and French doors leading to wrap-around balcony, three more rooms, 2 full bathrooms.
The 4000 m sq Mediterranean garden with olive, fruit and nut trees is a true paradise for adults and children alike.
Many secluded spots offer plenty of privacy. Have a dive in the swimming pool, doze off in the shadow beneath the trees and have your afternoon tea on the terrace. Or enjoy glorious sunsets while dining al fresco.
The property is gated and offers secure parking for at least three cars. There is an automatic, timed sprinker system for the grass lawns.
Lovely area with lots to see & do
Walk the donkey trail up the mountain to Castel San Pietro Romano, a picturesque medieval town. Or stroll down the stairs from the Temple of Fortuna to the central square of Palestrina. The local area has lots to offer to you and your guests.
Commuting to Rome or just going there for an afternoon of sightseeing or shopping, the villa is well situated.
By car it is 30 min. to Rome. Public transport: 10 min. to the railway station, followed by a train ride of 30 min. to the city center. For air travel: 35 min. by car to Ciampino Airport, 60 min. to Fiumicino Airport.