In the vicinity of Andria (4km/2.5miles), between the ancient Appian Way and the slopes of Castel del Monte, surrounded by silvery olive groves, lies Villa Ascanti.
The Villa dates back to the end of 1700 when it was used as a summer family residence to harvest fruits, grapes and olives. Villa Ascanti has been tastefully restored together with its ancient chapel, a location for the celebration of weddings and baptisms that has remained unchanged in its simple and mystic charm.
The interior of the Villa presents the style of the typical old masserias of Puglia, combined with the comfort of the recent renovation accentuating the values of the spaces and setting of its inner courtyards, softly lit old walls and enchanted silence.
The Villa is surrounded by 70 acres of private ancient olive grown, flowers and plants of different species typical of the Mediterranean area.There are five large bedrooms (all en suite), two large living rooms, a reading room with fireplace ideal place to relax and enjoy the slow rhythm of life of this welcoming place; a dining room with access to a large terrace where wonderful outdoor meals can be organized. Perfect for a gathering of family and friends, Villa Ascanti is a home of such beauty, tranquillity and comfort that you will find it hard to leave.