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Handyman Special For Sale in Sicily with Views $38K USD – 6 Miles to Coast
January 20, 2024
OHU50K Notes $38,200.75 USD
Lying at the edge of the oldest part of beautiful Collesano, Casetta Lucia is a two-bedroom handyman special for sale in Sicily. It needs some renovation work but radiates potential. The views of the surrounding countryside and sea which you can enjoy from the house’s twin balconies are breathtaking, as the hills fall away beneath you giving you a captivating panorama of fields, green trees and blue sky. The property is only six miles to the coast and six miles to a ski resort.
TWO-BEDROOM PROPERTY TO RENOVATE IN COLLESANO, WITH PANORAMIC BALCONIES AND INCREDIBLE POTENTIAL
A MAGICAL VIEW FOR LIFE… GUARANTEED
With the land in front of you protected by the covenants of the Madonie Natural Park, you can buy in the certain knowledge that this tranquil backdrop will remain undisturbed by future development for as long as the property remains in your family.
A VERSATILE FAMILY HOLIDAY HOME
The end-terrace property is comprised of a large entrance hallway, a dining room, living room, kitchen, two bedrooms, utility room, two bathrooms and another room which is currently used for storage but could become an office, den or perhaps a single bedroom.There is work that will need to be done to make Casetta Lucia more stable and durable, plus to neaten up various aspects of wear and tear which the historic property has sustained over the years. However, the price tag, location and view are more than enough to justify the spending in the long run. We are very confident that the property will appreciate in value relative to others in the town over the next decade.
Collasano is a small village located in the province of Palermo, in the region of Sicily, Italy. Situated in the northern part of the island, Collasano is nestled in the picturesque Madonie Mountains, offering stunning natural landscapes and a serene atmosphere.
The village is characterized by its quaint charm and preserved traditional architecture. Narrow cobblestone streets wind through the town, lined with stone houses adorned with colorful flower pots. The village retains its historic character, and visitors can explore its ancient buildings and churches, which showcase the rich cultural heritage of the region.
One of the notable landmarks in Collasano is the Church of Santa Maria degli Angeli. This beautiful church dates back to the 16th century and features an impressive Baroque-style facade. Inside, visitors can admire intricately designed altars, frescoes, and religious artwork.
Collasano is surrounded by natural beauty, making it an ideal destination for outdoor enthusiasts. The Madonie Regional Natural Park is nearby, offering opportunities for hiking, trekking, and exploring the diverse flora and fauna of the area. The park is home to several rare plant species and provides breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains and valleys.
The village also celebrates its traditions and hosts various cultural events throughout the year. One of the most famous festivals is the Festa dei Ventitré, held on the 23rd of August, which commemorates the patron saint of Collasano, Saint Bartholomew. During the festival, the streets come alive with processions, music, traditional dances, and delicious local cuisine.
In terms of gastronomy, Collasano offers a taste of Sicilian cuisine. Visitors can indulge in dishes such as arancini (fried rice balls), pasta alla Norma (pasta with eggplant, tomato sauce, and ricotta salata), and cannoli (my favorite dessert!).
Overall, Collasano is a hidden gem in Sicily, offering visitors a glimpse into traditional Sicilian village life, surrounded by stunning natural beauty and rich cultural heritage.