Property in contrada Romanello


This property is in contrada Romanello, in the hills that surround the city of Noto and that overlook the river Asinaro – mentionedin one of Tucidide’s famous greek works.

From every angle of the property there is a breathtaking view of the city of Noto as well the Ionian sea as far as Portopalo di Capo Passero – the  extreme southern tip of Sicily.

Property Description

The estate, that is on the top of the hill,  stretches for 11 hectares – mainly flat land – and from time immemorial cultivated with almond, carob and olive trees – typical tradition of the area.  There are 2000 “pizzuta” almond trees,  about 300 olive trees –  150 of which are centuries old,  several fruit trees, as well as a fertile vineyard with 500  merlot, cabernet and nero d’avola vines.

On this agricultural  land there are three drilled water wells that draw up to 8 litres of water per second for both irrigation and domestic use. On this land there are also some building, two of which are villas . A pre-existing ancient  manor house underwent restoration and became  the main villa, that  has a floor area of approximately 300 sq. m.  Restoration and renovation were finished in 2009, maintaining all the particular features of the structure.

The main villa comprises a large living room with a majestic stone fireplace, high ceilings with wooden beams and floors in pitch stone, a masonry kitchen with a dining area with cotton floors and a wood burning oven, a good sized larder and a cellar containing wine barrels  for the home made wine. The night area comprise 5 bedrooms with olive  parquet , 3 bathrooms and  laundry room.


From the large veranda you can reach  the garden with its ornamental plants and  the garden leads to the swimming pool from which there is a breathtaking view of the baroque city of  Noto and its splendid cathedral – part of the Unesco world heritage. The second villa has a floor area of approximately 200 sq. m. with all comforts as well as an annexe. On the plot of land there is also another building in construction and a warehouse with a floor area of approximately200 sq. m that could be turned into a housing unit . Nearby in co-ownership there is another farmhouse and  a relic.

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  • Reference: 37769
  • Type: Land
  • Sold: No
  • Contract: Sale
  • Status: Habitable
  • Location: Noto e dintorni
  • Home area: 700 mq
  • Material: Agrumi, Carrubeto, Mandorleto, Uliveto, Vineyard
  • Rooms: 8
  • Beds: 8
  • Baths: 5
  • Garages: 1


  • Air conditioning
  • Annex
  • Anti theft
  • Attic
  • Balcony
  • bathroom without shower
  • Buildable
  • Casale
  • Cellar
  • Chicken coop
  • Cleaning after exit
  • Closet
  • Coffee maker
  • Cookware
  • Corte
  • Cot
  • Courtyard
  • Cowl
  • Cultivation
  • Cutlery
  • Dammuso
  • Dependance
  • Deposit
  • Dishwasher
  • Dry stone walls
  • Electric kitchen
  • Electricity
  • Entrance
  • Farm
  • Freezer
  • Fridge
  • Garden
  • Garden Furniture
  • Garret
  • Gas cooker
  • Grill
  • Hall
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron
  • Kitchen livable
  • Laundry
  • Lavello esterno
  • Lift
  • Linen
  • Living area
  • Living room
  • Mezzanine
  • Original floors
  • Outdoor shower
  • Oven
  • Panoramic
  • Parking space
  • pets
  • Phon
  • Private Lido
  • Refrigerator
  • Rustic
  • Satellite Tv
  • Seaview
  • Sheets
  • Solarium
  • Stables
  • Sunroom
  • Swimming pool
  • television
  • Tenement
  • Terrace
  • Towels
  • Water
  • Well