Beautiful, charming new palazzo in Giurdignano, 10 minutes from Otranto. The summer nights are normally cool and dry, full of pleasant scents. The silence of the place is quite impressive even in the busiest August nights. The large courtyard is adorned with a beautiful design pool. Here, all the house guests gather at sunset for drinks or dinner.
Part of the charm of this house is the construction that reflects the style of an Old Masseria. The Milan based architect reproduced the same design of Masserias using all local stone and material. It has a loft style living room with a fire place and a big table that can sit 14 people plus a table outside of the same size. Hanging on the walls large art works belonging to the private collection of the owners and many design objects. There are 2 main bedrooms on the same floor with 2 bathrooms. In the basement, usually very cool during the hot summer evenings, 3 extra double bedrooms with a bathroom. It can then sleep 11 people.There is private use of the pool.
The house is located in a village with 1700 people and is placed at the center of a vast olive tree area, it is 10 minutes by car from the beaches and the port and town of Otranto. It is famous for the presence of megalithic monuments dolmen or menhir, of the archeological site called ’Le Centoporte', of several criptas, of which the most famous the church-cripta of San Salvatore, of two hipogean tombs of the eneolitic period (II millennium B.C.). The house is situated in the center of town, next to the lovely piazza with a church and other historic palaces and walking distance from supermarkets, bakery and newstands and bars.