Just outside the historical mountain town of Polizzi Generosa in the beautiful nature park of Le Madonie, this cottage has got a lot to offer. The breathtaking views over miles and miles of mountains. The richness of the large garden. The terrace with marvelous views, a light breeze, and fabulous sunsets. The closeness to the hometown of the famous designer Domenico Dolce (Dolce Gabbana), where he is still investing in the more important historical buildings the town has to offer.
This location is for nature lovers. Immersed in the mountains, you have a multitude of walking trails and nature experiences to look forward to. A 45-minutes drive will take you to beaches. The airport of Palermo is reached within an hour and the airport of Catania in 1.5 hours.
Polizzi Generosa has a little over 3,000 inhabitants but offers all you need for a comfortable life. It is a town rich in culture, which shows for example in its various events throughout the year. Would you be a foodie, you can be guaranteed to spend some amazing time in the restaurants and agriturismos in the area, enjoying handmade cheese, pastries, salami, and traditional mountain plates.
The house is located around 1.5 kilometers (less than a mile) from town. It is 70 sqm on the upper floor, with a garage/storage room + a toilet. This floor is around 30 sqm but has a low ceiling height (around 1,90 m/74.8 inches). On the side of the property is a lovely outdoor kitchen with a wooden roof. In front of the property, you find the spacious terrace with the most exquisite views. The land is around 12.000 sqm (3 acres), with 80 olive trees and plenty of fruit trees of various kinds. The land is well maintained.
The house has got a kitchen/living room, two bedrooms, and a bathroom. It is currently heated with a wood burner, and due to the breeze, the current owner has not seen the need for installing air conditioning. This is a certified property, meaning that it is perfectly legal and in accordance with current norms and regulations.
Here you have municipal water, but also a well, giving water in abundance.