Beautiful villa in the hills above Santo Stefano with a panoramic sea view of the Bay some 800 m below in a direct line. The house has been architect designed with many energy saving and ecological features, amongst which solar and photovoltaic panels, fine insulation, underfloor heating, a purification system to allow the reuse of used water, for watering the garden and an ecological swimming pool.
The villa is of 150 sqm over two levels in a beautifully manicured garden of 1,500 sqm, it is 1.5 km from the antique fishing village of Santo Stefano al Mare. The area is full countryside, absolutely peaceful, with a drive through the fields to the main gate and absolute privacy assured. In the early morning, or a clear day the Island of Corsica is visible. The south west facing house is surrounded by 100 meters of terraces. The garden is a mass of flowers, perfumes and colours, with a large ecological vegetable garden and orchard. From the garden steps lead to the stunning ecological pool. This is constructed in two sections with at the back a large and spectacular pond, full of specially prepared oxygen giving water plants, the water flows into a lap pool of 30 mq, with a continuous circulation of fresh water.
The villa is laid out as follows:
On the ground floor, a substantial garage, (easily transformable in residential space) bathroom, technical room and studio. Above is a sunlit, open plan kitchen with a dining area and sitting room. In the sitting room is a log burning fireplace and in the kitchen a super-modern aga. The colours are warm and the tiling terracotta. French doors lead to the outside dining space with barbecue, overlooking the antique village of Pompeiana. Behind the kitchen is a summer kitchen and laundry area. There is a pretty double bedroom with walk in wardrobe and modern bathroom.
The whole is in immaculate order with every detail observed and cured. The villa is in a good position 4 km from the village of Pompeiana, 1.5 km to the sea and Santo Stefano, 5 km to the motorway at nearby Arma di Taggia and an easy one hour drive to Nice Airport.
Energy Class: G