Picinisco,  Frosinone,  Lazio,  Italy

€350,000  • Villa • 4 Bedrooms • 400 sqm

Features

  • UNIQUE LIBERTY-ART NOUVEAU VILLA
  • SKI-LIFTS ABOVE THE VILLAGE
  • NATIONAL PARK OF ABRUZZO
  • D.H. LAWRENCE VISITED AND WROTE ABOUT IT IN HIS NOVEL THE LOST GIRL
  • A SECRET ITALY, UNSPOILT, MOUNTAINS AND VALLEYS

Details

THE DISCERNING BUYER -- BEAUTIFUL LIBERTY-STYLE VILLA BUILT IN 1926, WITH MANY ART NOUVEAU AND DECO ORIGINAL FEATURES - HANDCRAFTED ENGLISH-STYLE WOODEN STAIRCASE, VICTORIAN FIREPLACE IN KILKENNY BLACK MARBLE, CARVED ROCOCO RELIEFS OVER THE DOORS, ART DECO LIGHTS AND WALLPAPER, CLASSIC GRANIGLIA MARBLE FLOORS THROUGHOUT, AND MUCH MORE. THIS VILLA IS A UNIQUE AND RARE FIND, UNLIKE ANYTHING IN THE AREA AND FULL OF CHARACTER.

NO EXPENSE WAS SPARED IN ITS CONSTRUCTION, WITH THICK WALLS AND HIGH CEILINGS, [4 METERS DOWNSTAIRS], WHICH KEEP THE HOUSE COOL IN THE SUMMER. THERE ARE SEVERAL BALCONIES AND TERRACES WITH WONDERFUL VIEWS ACROSS THE GREAT SWEEP OF THE ENCHANTING VALLEY OF COMINO. THERE IS ALSO AN EASY TO MANAGE GARDEN. THERE ARE FOUR BEDROOMS, ONE LARGE BATHROOM AND ONE SMALL ONE DOWNSTAIRS, A GOOD SITTING ROOM, A GARDEN ROOM, LARGE KITCHEN, AND UNDERNEATH THE HOUSE, TWO GARAGES AND EXTENSIVE CANTINAS.

PICINISCO VILLAGE, [750 METRES ABOVE SEA LEVEL], IS SITUATED ON THE EDGE OF THE NATIONAL PARK OF ABRUZZO, A WONDERFUL MOUNTAIN WILDERNESS WHERE BEARS AND WOLVES STILL ROAM FREE, BUT JUST AN HOUR AND HALF BY CAR TO ROME. THE VILLAGE ALSO BOASTS ITS OWN SKI LIFTS AT 1500 METRES, AND THE HIGHEST MOUNTAIN IS 2300 METRES.

FOR ANYONE WITH A LITERARY TURN, THE VILLAGE IS FEATURED IN THE NOVEL, "THE LOST GIRL," BY D. H. LAWRENCE, WHO STAYED HERE IN 1919.

PICINISCO IS A MAGICAL PLACE. EVERYONE WHO VISITS FALLS IN LOVE WITH IT.
ROME AND NAPLES ARE ABOUT ONE AND HALF HOUR DRIVES, THE SEA AT FORMIA ABOUT ONE HOUR, THE FAMOUS MONASTERY TOWN OF MONTE CASSINO 25 MINS.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION PLEASE SEE MY WEBSITE; WWW.VILLAINGLESE.COM

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