4 bedroom sensitively restored farmhouse with private pool, olive grove and vineyard, set in 6 hectares of peaceful countryside with magnificent views all round. 15 mins' walk to the village of Monte Giberto, or a 20 mins drive to historic Fermo. Halfway between beaches and mountains. Casa Pace is a bright and airy farmhouse, newly restored using traditional materials. It is set on the south–facing slope of a peaceful valley within walking distance of the village of Monte Giberto and a short driving distance from the historic town of Fermo. Views are of managed fields, olive groves and the nearby hill village of Moregnano with its campanile. This elegantly presented house with beams, cotto floors, and brick faced arches, has all modern facilities including a 12m long pool designed with a shallow area especially for young children. Our sheltered, sunny valley is well placed for easy trips towards the mountains or the Adriatic coast with its sandy beaches and fish restaurants.
The house is reached by a white road from the tarmac road. The landscaped area round the house is flat. Steps lead down to the pool, and on to the vineyard. There is a sloping brick path to the pool. There is a shaded terrace to the south of the house with beautiful views. There is a table and 8 chairs for outside eating.
Pool: 12m x 6m, with shallow area and steps for children. It has a solar powered hot shower and underwater lights. There are sun loungers and umbrellas.
25 mins by car to the sandy beaches of the Adriatic coast.
Closest airports: Ancona 1 hour – flights to Rome, Munich, Milan, Timisoara and Stansted.
Pescara 1 ½ hrs – flights to most of Europe and some transatlantic.
Rimini 2hrs & Bologna Forli 3hrs: similar to Ancona.
Rome is about a 3hr drive. There is also a daily bus service from the coast. There is a frequent rail service along the coast with connections to Milan, Florence, Bari and southwards.
Car hire: essential.
Local village with shops cafe, bakery, small albergo, pharmacy, 5 mins by car. Other villages with shops, post office, fish shop (mornings) butchers cafes, restaurants etc. within 10 mins. Fermo (a hill town with beautiful piazza), 20 mins. Macerata – university town with opera festival in July/August in an amphitheatre – 40 mins. Ascoli Piceno – biggest city in the area – 45 mins. Loreto – a place of pilgrimage – 45 mins.