Superb country manor house placed between Aggagio and Molini di Triora in this rich mountain countryside, with easy access and complete silence and privacy. The house is approached by a private drive and is surrounded by streams in deep mountain gullies, its land of 11,500 mq consists of a flat spacious garden with olives and flowers backing onto an immense private wood, full of chestnuts, wild porcini mushrooms and abounding in mountain wildlife and butterflies. The main house dates from 1870, and is grand and imposing as a structure. The internal space is finely adapted to modern living and in the garden is a pool of 10 x 5, with a covered outhouse in natural stone, large enough for parties or just relaxing, with a built in pizza oven, open fireplace and stone sink .
The main house has an extensive modern kitchen in steel and wood with a casual family dining area and a modern steel log burning stove. Through the large hall is the grand living room with a marble open fireplace and fine dining area, luminous and with high ceilings. The four bedrooms are laid out over the two upper floors, with each floor having 2 spacious bedrooms, one with an ensuite bathroom and the other with a private bathroom. In the basement is a spacious and cool stone wine cellar. There are 2 barns in the outlying garden, used for storing equipment. The heating is by gas with a tank in the garden of 3,000 liters.
The house is located in the Valley Argentina, above Badalucco and between the villages of Molini di Triora and Agaggio. Agaggio is renowned for the distillery of essence of lavender and has 3 notable restaurants. It’s on the river with deep granite pools for swimming. Molini di Triora is a larger village just up the road with a school, bank, shops, restaurants and bars. The house is half an hour’s drive into the mountains from the sand beaches of Arma di Taggia which stretch for over 4 km. Nice Airport is one hour and a half’s drive away.
Energy class: F