The house is located in the old town of Locorotondo and at the beginning of the twentieth century is was used to produce charcoal slack. It derived from almond hulls and small wood working scraps, That went through a pre-combustion phase. Then charcoal slack was put out in specially provided containers (called "fucagne") and sold to the Inhabitants of the old town in order to feed Their warming pans.
The house Remained the same for several years, afterwards it was used to produce the files, Which Was sold to whitewash the walls of the cummerse in the old town.
Later it was Transformed into a beautiful residence, taking care of preserving peculiar details of the structure such as star vaults and barrel vaults, solid wood frames and furnishings, the wrought iron winding staircase, That climbs up from the cellar (ancient well and water supply ) to the kitchen.
The house is situated down one of the most enchanting, peaceful and picturesque alleys in the historical center.
It can accommodate up to 3 guests, it is composed of an alcove bedroom, 2 bathrooms and a very spacious kitchen area.
Located in the historic center of Locorotondo, the place was formerly used in early 900, the preparation of charcoal. This was derived from the almond hulls and small scraps of wood processing subjected to a pre-combustion, the same was then turned off in appropriate containers (called fucagne) and sold to the inhabitants of the stoic center to power their braziers. Meanwhile, for years it was subsequently used for the production of the sold lime to whiten the walls of cummerse in the historic center. It was transformed into a splendid residence, taking care, in his recovery, to maintain the structure peculiar details such as vaulted or barrel, the fixtures and solid wood furnishings, the wrought iron spiral staircase that climbs from the basement (old well and water supply) to the kitchen.
The property is located in one of the most beautiful streets, quiet, cozy and characteristics of the historic center.
It can accommodate up to 3 people, it is composed of a bedroom alcove, 2 bathrooms and a very spacious kitchen.
|Size||Sleeps up to 3, 1 bedrooms|
|Rooms||1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms|
|Family friendly||Suitable for children over 5|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, Yes, smoking allowed|
|General||Central heating, TV, Satellite TV|
|Utilities||Cooker, Fridge, Freezer|
|Furniture||Double Beds (1), Sofa Beds (1), Dining seats for 1|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Locorotondo is a small town in the region of Puglia in southern Italy. It is situated between Martina Franca and Alberobello in the Valle d'Itria, a green stretch of countryside dotted with the famous whitewashed cone-roofed trulli houses. It is officially one of the Borghi più belli d'Italia, the most beautiful villages in Italy. As well as its picturesque appearance the town is also known for its wine production. The town lies in the Province of Bari.