In the “Old Town” of Gallipoli, in the heart of Salento, 50 metres from the sea, historical Palazzo dating back to the first half of the of the XIX Century, divided into four apartments, three of which are currently working as tourist holiday accommodation.
The property has a total surface of 578 square metres and is disposed on four levels, connected by internal staircase and lift, and composed as follows.
Unit 1 – 360 square metres
First floor (244 square metres)
This floor is reachable from the ground floor reachable, through an internal staircase and contains two separate units.
The first unit includes: Private studio, living room, bathroom, dining room with access to the terrace, kitchen with kitchen island, fireplace and barbecue, bedroom with access to the terrace, bathroom with shower and whirlpool bath, dressing room, ironing room with terrace and second internal terrace with small laundry accessible from dining room or bedroom.
From the other entrance, located in front of the first one, directly access the professional’s office with waiting room and toilet, suitable to become a studio apartment with independent entrance. The systems are ready for this purpose.
Second floor (51 square metres): Accessed from a staircase from the terrace on the first floor, includes gym with access to the terrace (also directly reachable with the lift), attic room with bedroom, bathroom and access to the technical room.
Furthermore, the second floor includes a series of adjoining sea view terraces (196 square metres), one of which is ideal for parties and events as equipped with washbasin and gas system.
Ground floor (45 square metres): Garage with laboratory, suitable to create another bathroom.
Basement (20 square metres): Reachable with the lift or from the emergency staircase from the garage, includes two connecting cellars, one with an antique working well, and the technical room with drinkable water tank.
Unit 2 – 82 square metres
Ground floor: With independent entrance from the ground floor, is composed of: Dining room, living room with sofa bed, bedroom, kitchen, bathroom and small courtyard.
Unit 3 – 66 square metres
Ground floor: With independent access from the ground floor, includes: Dining room with cooking corner, living room with sofa bed, bedroom, bathroom.
Unit 4 – 70 square metres
Ground floor: With independent entrance from the ground floor, includes courtyard with storage room, hallway, bathroom, living room with sofa bed, kitchen, bedroom with access to a second small courtyard.
The building dates back to early XIX Century, when it belonged to an important family. During the restoration, carried out between 2008 and 2011, four units have been created. There is still, however, the possibility to easily unify those units.
During the renovation, completely certified, both the building and the systems have been redone.
The bathrooms have been totally restored and equipped with box shower.
The rooms on the first floor boast star vaults, while those on the ground floor have barrel vaults.
On this occasion the property has been equipped with perimeter and volumetric alarm system and a completely separate system of video cameras, both controllable even remotely.