Seaview farmhouse in Salento, historic watching tower, renovation needed, surrounding land
Farmhouse for sale in Salento, sea view, renovation needed, with historical watching tower at only 4 km from the sandy beaches along the Ionian Sea. The farmhouse developed from the ancient watching tower, built in the 16th century to watch the coastline and prevent Saracen raids from the sea. The tower comprises two levels connected by an external straircase while roof terrace is accessible from an internal staircase. From roof terrace you get a broad view on the Ionian Sea. The farmhouse groundfloor has a C shape with internal courtyard, rooms comes with traditional vaulted ceilings and part of it has been lived it up to few years ago. The overall net space is about 700 square meters, has electricity mains and water is provided by artesian well. The asking price includes 4 hectars of land but, on request, there are up to 30 hectares approx of land.