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Villa with private heated pool and spectacular views of the Italian countryside

People8
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms3
Space 2,152 sq. ft.
Property type villa
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Popular Features
  • Barbecue
  • Washing Machine
  • Private Pool
  • Air Conditioning
  • Internet
  • Parking

Overview

About the property

Villa and detached guest house with 4 double bedrooms and 3 bathrooms

Casa Alessandrini is a traditional Italian villa, in the Le Marche style, with a private heated pool (6x12m) and separate guest house. Sleeping 8 people, the villa has three reception rooms inside and two outside (offering protection from the sun).

The villa is situated at the end of a private drive and is surrounded by a large garden, offering absolute privacy. The nearest villages are 5 minutes away by car and the beach is 15 minutes.

On the open plan ground floor of the main house, there is a reception room leading to a dining room, with seating for 8 people, then on to the lounge. The lounge is cosy and light with three French windows giving access to the outside rooms on the terrace overlooking the gardens, pool and surrounding countryside. There is a wood burning stove, wifi, a television, DVD player, idock and satellite TV.

Next to the lounge, up a few steps, is the kitchen. The kitchen is fully equipped with a gas hob, electric oven, dishwasher, washing machine fridge freezer and an additional drinks fridge with freezer just for ice. There is a Nespresso coffee machine with Aeroccino so please bring your favourite pods! The kitchen has a French window leading to the garden and external tied containing cleaning and laundry materials. There is a rotary dryer for use in the garden. An iron and ironing board are also supplied.

There is a partially open plan staircase in the reception room, leading to the first floor. (PLEASE NOTE THAT THE STAIRCASE MAY NOT BE SUITABLE FOR THE VERY YOUNG OR INFIRM). The first floor can also be directly accessed, from the car parking area, via a door in the hall and also by the French window in the bathroom. A stargate is available to prevent access from the bedrooms to the staircase.

On the first floor there is the main bathroom, three bedrooms, 1 twin, 1 large double and a spacious master bedroom, complete with an office area and ensuite shower room.

The main bathroom has a bath (with shower attachment), shower, washbasin, toilet and bidet, with French windows onto the garden area.

The separate guest house is a few paces from the main house and comprises of a double bedroom, small hallway and bathroom, complete with shower, washbasin, toilet and bidet. The guest house has its own source of heating and hot water supply.

Every room has the traditional Le Marche style of exposed original beams and beautiful cotto floor tiles. All windows have fly screens and shutters. Mosquito nets are provided for every bed and each room has an electric fan.

The house is accessed via a white road from the tarmac main road. The landscaped garden is spacious and although terraced, with stairs to the pool and lower garden, can also be accessed step free, via the garden/grass.

The outside rooms on the terrace have beautiful panoramic views, from which to enjoy the hills, mountains and local villages that make up the breathtaking landscape. The house and pool area is bathed in sunlight until it is time to sit back and relax on the terrace and enjoy the sunset.

There are two outside 'rooms'. On one side of the house is a lounge with an outdoor sofa, on the other is the outdoor dining room, complete with a large table and chairs seating at least 8 people. There is outdoor lighting around the house and an array of candle holders for the outdoor dining table. There is an adjacent BBQ area, complete with Weber BBQ.

From the outdoor dining room, there are steps to the pool area, where you will find the private heated pool which is 6x12m. There are steps into the shallow end, but the pool has a step around the deep end providing somewhere to stand.

Beside the pool there is an outdoor shower area. There are 8 very high quality adjustable sun loungers complete with face visors. There is a swinging seat and several small drinks tables and umbrellas.

Please note the following - the property has a septic tank, so no bleach based products please and only non bio washing products in the washing machine. Lots of plastic glasses have been provided as, for safety reasons, we do not allow glass around the pool area.

Casa Alessandrini is located between the airports of Ancona (50mins by car) and Pescara (1 hour by car).

Inclusive:

Use of all facilities and appliances

Bedding and towels (weekly change)

Gas, water and electricity

Wifi and Internet access

Private heated pool

High chairs, cot and stairgate available free of charge

Mosquito nets are provided for all beds

Final cleaning

More Details

Owner
Lesley
Member since: 2016
Speaks English, Italian
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
100%
Calendar last updated:
10 September, 2017

About Lesley

We are a UK based family of 4, who love Italy and all things Italian.

Lesley purchased this villa in 2004

Why Lesley chose Fermo

We were looking for a home in a location where every season would bring a new experience to enjoy. Of all the countries we looked at, Italy was the only one we wanted to visit all year round. Of all the counties we looked at, Le Marche stood out, with its miles and miles of beaches, rolling hills, snow capped mountains and medieval hill top villages combined with the fact that it is undiscovered.

Casa Alessandrini was the first house viewed and we fell in love with it straight away, however there were still about 200 houses to view but as the days of viewing progressed, nothing compared to it and so within a few weeks on one fine day, we became the proud owners of our own little piece of Italy.

Although the house was in need of love and attention i.e. a rebuild!, we instantly fell in love with it, the stunning surroundings and the local way of life.

A period of intense renovation followed, to bring it back to its full glory with the Le Marche style of opened beamed ceilings and cotto flooring in traditional patterns. Several more improvements have been made every year since, to both the house and garden.

We have enjoyed many relaxing holidays focussed on excellent local food, wine and traditions and hope to continue to do so for many years to come.

What makes this villa unique

If I were to paint my dream location for an Italian home it would be this one. Quiet but accessible with panoramic views of hilltop villages, rolling hills and the distant mountains which are frequently dusted with snow.

It may be quiet and undiscovered but that does not mean there is nothing to do - where else can you go for masterpieces of Renaissance art and architecture, trek across wild uncharted mountains or hunt out the best of the catch in a Mediterranean fishing port? Then we have towns such as Ascoli Piceno with its travertine paved main square, world class opera at Macerata, the pilgrimage site of Loreto, the stunning square at Fermo (not to mention the Roman cisterns, the Museum and library and on Thursday's when the main piazza hosts a flea market). The Frassassi Caves are full of amazing stalactites and stalagmites and well worth a visit.

In summer the beaches are busy, with locals and Italian tourists and it is here that you can find excellent value beach cafes and seafood restaurants - from Pedaso and Porto San Giorgio to Cupra Marittima and Grottamare (next to the sun lounger sections are free beaches with more space to run around in). There are also many excellent restaurants local to the house.

Le Marche is where most of the top designer brands leather goods are made so take time out to visit the outlets from Prada to Tods and the fantastic glasses outlet in Sirolo which has hundred of frames from top designers.

There are many local cantinas where you can go to learn about how the wines are made, sample and buy - just take along the container of your choice (or they will provide one - from 5litres) and watch as they fill it, from what looks like a petrol pump. There is usually at least one white, red and rose on draft, so they are happy to let you taste before buying. Just ask - posso assaggiare.

Guestbook comments from the owner

Very well equipped house with beautiful shaded terrace and beautiful pool area that is in the sun from sunrise to sunset - which suited our party of sun worshippers!

- taken from guestbook -
Jul 2015
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Facilities

Accommodation and facilities for this holiday villa in Petritoli in Province of Fermo

Property Type:
  • villa
Meals:
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 2152 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • children welcome ...
  • non smoking only
Location Type:
  • mountain
  • rural
  • village
Theme:
  • Away From It All
  • Family
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heating ...
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wood Stove ...
Kitchen:
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Oven ...
  • Pantry Items ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob ...
  • Toaster ...
Dining:
  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining ...
  • Dining Room
  • seating for 8 people
Bathrooms:
  • 3 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Bath with Shower , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 2 - master ensuite - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Bathroom 3 - guest room - Toilet , Shower Enclosure , Bidet
    Pool shower - Outdoor Shower
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Large Double Bed
    Bedroom 3 - 2 Single Bed
    Guest House (Bedroom 4) - 1 Large Double Bed , The guest house room & bathroom is detached from main house
  • The windows are protected with fly screens. There is an electric fan in each room. All beds have a mosquito net.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • DVD Player ...
  • Games ...
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Television ...
  • Toys ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Boat ...
  • Terrace ...
  • Golf ...
  • Garden ...
  • Barbecue ...
  • Veranda ...
  • Tennis ...
Suitability:
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Pool / Spa:
  • Heated Pool
  • Private Pool ...
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • churches
  • playground
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
Leisure Activities:
  • bird watching
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundrette - serviced
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • golf
  • sailing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
There is an intruder alarm on the house, but it is switched off. Please do not try to turn it on or tamper with the settings as it will call a number of people, including the police.

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Villa with private heated pool and spectacular views of the Italian countryside
average rating of 5.0 based on 7 reviews
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A Wonderful Holiday

  • 5 of 5

The property was everything we had hoped for. The position is absolutely stunning perched up in the hills. The house is spacious, the pool was great although perhaps a little more shade against the midday sun would be good. The terrace made a great dining area especially in the evening and at sunset and the herb garden was a nice touch.

There is plenty to do in the area with charming villages to visit.

We never come back to the same place as a matter of principle but if we did, we certainly would

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2016
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2016
  • Source: HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for your kind review. We had thought that two shaded outside rooms and two umbrellas around the pool area was sufficient, but a more permanent structure is a great idea that we will give full consideration too.
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5

Fantastisch huis in een prachtige streek!

  • 5 of 5

Indien je een mooi, comfortabel huis op een heuvel met kilometers ver zicht zoekt, in een wondermooie streek die nog niet is 'bezoedeld' door massa's toeristen, en waar de lokale bevolking nog super vriendelijk is, ..... dan is dit huis een echte aanrader! Inderdaad, een betaalbaar pareltje!

  • Review Submitted: Aug 26, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Aug 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Een parel in Le Marche

  • 5 of 5

Als enthousiaste bezoekers van Le Marche zijn we altijd op zoek naar pareltjes die rustig gelegen en lux ingericht zijn. We hebben er weer eentje gevonden. De laatste week van juli verbleven wij in dit mooie huis boven op de heuvel met uitzicht op Petritoli en in de verte het natuurpark Monte Sibillini. Het huis is bereikbaar via een onverharde weg, goed berijdbaar. Is prachtig gelegen met een onbeschrijfelijk mooi uitzicht. In het zwembad, 1.90 meter diep, is het heerlijk vertoeven en het huis is van alle gemakken voorzien. Het hoofdhuis is voor 6 personen en heeft twee badkamers. Aan de oprijlaan staat nog een klein huisje “Love Shack” met eigen badkamer voor 2 personen. Het kan behoorlijk warm zijn, maar de veranda met zithoek of de parasols bij het zwembad bieden verkoeling. Voor de nacht zijn er ventilatoren in de slaapkamers. Vanuit deze locatie zijn historische steden zoals Ascoli Piceno, Fermo, Macerata, Grottammare (oude stad) en San Benedetto del Tronto een must om te bezoeken. San Benedetto del Tronto heeft prachtige stranden. Italië zoals Italië moet zijn. Ga ’s-avonds lekker een ijsje eten in Petritoli of een heerlijk wijntje drinken bij Cantina Antisociale in Petritoli. Alle faciliteiten om te kokkerellen zijn in het huis aanwezig, maar je kunt ook prima uit eten bij één van de vele restaurants in de omgeving of in de genoemde steden. Zonsondergangen zijn vanaf het terras ongelooflijk mooi. In de maanden juli en augustus heeft bijna ieder dorp zijn eigen feest (Sagra of Festa)! Vaak is het thema een lokaal gerecht, schuif bij de lange tafels aan en geniet van een heerlijke maaltijd en nuttig een wijntje. De pittoreske dorpjes zijn er nog authentiek en onbedorven. Deze locatie heeft ons een onvergetelijke vakantie bezorgd in het ons zo geliefde Le Marche.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Een parel in Le Marche

  • 5 of 5

Als enthousiaste bezoekers van Le Marche zijn we altijd op zoek naar pareltjes die rustig gelegen en lux ingericht zijn. We hebben er weer eentje gevonden. De laatste week van juli verbleven wij in dit mooie huis boven op de heuvel met uitzicht op Petritoli en in de verte het natuurpark Monte Sibillini. Het huis is bereikbaar via een onverharde weg, goed berijdbaar. Is prachtig gelegen met een onbeschrijfelijk mooi uitzicht. In het zwembad, 1.90 meter diep, is het heerlijk vertoeven en het huis is van alle gemakken voorzien. Het hoofdhuis is voor 6 personen en heeft twee badkamers. Aan de oprijlaan staat nog een klein huisje “Love Shack” met eigen badkamer voor 2 personen. Het kan behoorlijk warm zijn, maar de veranda met zithoek of de parasols bij het zwembad bieden verkoeling. Voor de nacht zijn er ventilatoren in de slaapkamers. Vanuit deze locatie zijn historische steden zoals Ascoli Piceno, Fermo, Macerata, Grottammare (oude stad) en San Benedetto del Tronto een must om te bezoeken. San Benedetto del Tronto heeft prachtige stranden. Italië zoals Italië moet zijn. Ga ’s-avonds lekker een ijsje eten in Petritoli of een heerlijk wijntje drinken bij Cantina Antisociale in Petritoli. Alle faciliteiten om te kokkerellen zijn in het huis aanwezig, maar je kunt ook prima uit eten bij één van de vele restaurants in de omgeving of in de genoemde steden. Zonsondergangen zijn vanaf het terras ongelooflijk mooi. In de maanden juli en augustus heeft bijna ieder dorp zijn eigen feest (Sagra of Festa)! Vaak is het thema een lokaal gerecht, schuif bij de lange tafels aan en geniet van een heerlijke maaltijd en nuttig een wijntje. De pittoreske dorpjes zijn er nog authentiek en onbedorven. Deze locatie heeft ons een onvergetelijke vakantie bezorgd in het ons zo geliefde Le Marche.

  • Review Submitted: Aug 3, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jul 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Location

Nearest Airport
85 Kilometres
Ancona (85km) or Pescara (111km)
Nearest Barpub
7 Kilometres
Petritoli
Nearest Ferry
85 Kilometres
Ancona
Nearest Golf
12 Kilometres
Montefiore dell'Aso
Nearest Train
12 Kilometres
Pedaso
Nearest Motorway
12 Kilometres
A14
Nearest Restaurant
4 Kilometres
Villa Montotto
Nearest Ski
118 Kilometres
Gran Sassso
Nearest Beach
12 Kilometres
Pedaso or Porto San Giorgio
Car: necessary

You will need a car to get to and from the property

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Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday villa in Petritoli, Marche

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
EUR
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event Price
 
Summer
2 Jun 2018 - 1 Sep 2018
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£2,323
for 7 nights
£2,323
 
 
Summer 2019
1 Jun 2019 - 31 Aug 2019
7 night minimum stay
£2,412
for 7 nights
£2,412
 
 
My Standard Rate

Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
£1,787
for 7 nights
£1,787
 

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £446.68

Rates are subject to alteration until booking is confirmed

Owner's Cancellation Policy

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
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