Where the yellow of the wheat meets the gray and green of old olive trees, and country roads hide corners of Paradise, with ancient villages crowning gentle sloping hills of Valdera, is for sale this property in Palaia, waiting only to be brought back to new life. Passed the iron gate, the private country road, leads us to the left towards the barn, while to the right it descends slightly to reach an ancient farmhouse. The well-restored barn features a large open space area with imposing fireplace and various openings that provide extraordinary brightness, fit-in kitchen with Carrara marble tops, two bathrooms and bedroom for a total surface of around 100 square meters. Two sides of the barn are shaded by porches from which one can enjoy unique view of the surrounding hills. Nearby also a brick bread oven and short paths lead to the woodland and to a field of olive trees. If we proceed on the private road that we left to reach the annex, flanked by young cypresses and a olive grove with about 400 plants, we can get to the farmhouse of about 260 square meters: a former farmhouse with typical features such as barbacans, bread oven, loggias and the external staircase. Once used as bed and brekafast, it boasts an independent studio on the ground floor, consisting of a single room with kitchenette and bathroom. On the ground floor there are also two apartments, each consisting of kitchen / dining room, bathroom and spacious bedroom. On the first floor, accessible by an exterior staircase with covered loggia, there is the owner’s house, with double sitting room with brick arch that divides the dining area from the kitchen and three bedrooms, each with en suite bathroom. The farmhouse, restored some years ago, has beamed ceilings, terracotta tiled floors, airy rooms and well-lit: time and carelessness, unfortunately, require some renovation work, including the large pool to be replaced. The land of about 8 hectares, is characterized mainly by an olive grove, woodland and arable land. Lovely location.
The village of Palaia lies 240 meters above sea level. The urban fabric is still typically medieval , with an upper part (La Rocca) characterized by a circular plan and a lower part (the Borgo) extending longitudinally, with the main square representing the social and political centre.