Exceptionally restored Langhe stone farmhouse, Cessole
Property Ref: HIP062
Price: €690,000 NEGOTIABLE / FINISHED
Located in a highly desirable position and within easy reach of Canelli which has recently been awarded DOCG status for its “Moscato” wines and sparkling “Bollicino”, the charming town of Acqui Terme with it hot springs and the wonderful market town of Santo Stefano Belbo this is a fantastic, fully restored home, built almost entirely in Langhe stone.
The house consists of 3 units all centred around a completely private stone paved courtyard, with old olive trees, a large L shaped swimming pool with adjacent volleyball court and totally private terraces, – all nestled in a completely private and mature garden.
The entire property has been beautifully restored with all the old character of the property retained – strong stone walls, deep archways and vaulted ceilings that blend perfectly with its natural surroundings.
Recently reduced for a quick sale this is in our opinion a genuine bargain.
A home steeped in history and rich in traditional features
As described the property consists of 3 units: 2 separate private homes followed by a unit currently configured as 3 individual rental apartments with modern bathrooms and double bedrooms. In addition to these main living quarters the property includes a large workshop and a third building which houses the pizza and bread oven. In the front courtyard are covered parking areas with space for 6 cars.
This makes it an excellent choice for use as a B&B or self-catering vacation rental business.
The main house (the owner’s or keeper’s) house is on the left. It has around 150 sqm of space on two floors. There are 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms and a living room. The open terrace on the side of the house has wonderful views over the garden, pool, the surrounding hillside and the Alps. This, of course, can also be rented as holiday accommodation.
The second house, on the right of the complex, is around the same size with 2 bedrooms, study, large living room, kitchen and a large balcony.
The third part of the building has 3 apartments, each around 55sqm each. 2 apartments have 2 bedrooms, 1 has 1 bedroom. Each has bathrooms and a kitchen in each. The apartments are well finished with stone floors and tiles.
Below the house is a beautiful garden with a large ‘L’ shaped swimming pool, a beach volley court and fantastic views all around.
The property could be used as a private home, with plenty of space for visitors, or as a profitable and rewarding business.
The land surrounds the house and is around 8,000 sqm (2 acres) and includes vineyards of Dolcetto and Moscato grapes there are also many hazelnut and olive trees.
The surrounding landscape is beautiful with hills all around topped with Saracen towers below constant blue skies. Woodlands, hazelnut orchards and vineyards cloak the countryside in all colours that add to the whole feeling of calmness without feeling lost.
Santo Stefano Belbo 12 km / 21 minutes
Alba 55 km / 50 minutes
Barolo 42 km / 60 minutes
Milan Airports 185 km / 120 minutes
Torino 132 km / 110 minutes
Genova 90 km / 90 minutes
Santo Stefano Belbo 12 km /21 minutes
Closest Ski Slopes:
Limone Piemonte 130 km / 120 minutes
Savona 70 km / 75 minutes
Vicki is Maltese and a certified estate agent in Italy, registered at the Chamber of Commerce in Asti.
Speaks: English, Italian and Danish.