Historic estate comprising main villa and 3 more large buildings, all in need of restoration. Buildings measure 2.357 sq.m in total. 15,579 sq.m of private land. Perfect as impressive residence or tourist accommodation business.
Situated fifteen minutes from Ravenna (19 km) and from the sea (18 km), Tenuta della Corte is a historic estate comprising the main villa with 3 large adjacent buildings, surrounded by over 1.5 hectares of private land.
The estate is situated less than 500 metres from a small town, in the peaceful and green countryside around Ravenna, with all the amenities required for daily life.
The location is also extremely convenient in relation to some of Emilia Romagna’s important cities, such as Forlì and Imola (43 km), both less than forty-five minutes away, Ferrara (60 km) or Bologna (73 km), under an hour’s drive, and the seaside resorts of Milano Marittima (40 km) and Cervia (41 km), half an hour away.
The nearest airports are Bologna (81 km) and Rimini (84 km).
Description of buildings
The estate comprises the main villa, built on the foundations of a historic fortress, and three adjacent buildings, all requiring restoration, for a total surface area of around 2042 sq.m.
With two floors, plus the two impressive towers situated on either side, it measures around 788 sq.m in total.
Rebuilt in 1600, it was owned by local aristocratic families and has been restored and rebuilt over the course of the centuries, up until the last century.
The villa is currently divided as follows, however, taking into account that it requires restoration, the rooms could be laid out differently according to the buyer’s requirements.
Ground floor: central sitting room with large Tuscan fireplace dating from 1500, kitchen with pantry, six bedrooms and two bathrooms;
First floor: large area with high ceilings, plus two further bedrooms and a bathroom.
There is another space in one of the two towers.
The other three buildings, which also require restoration, were used as storerooms, pantries, sheds and store cupboards, with some areas used as staff quarters.
They measure as follows:
Building 1 - total surface area of around 1132 sq.m;
Building 2 - total surface area of around 350 sq.m;
Building 3 - total surface area of around 87 sq.m.
State and finishing
All the buildings require serious restoration work.
The estate includes tiered, private land measuring over 1.5 hectares.
Use and potential uses
Tenuta della Corte is an attractive period residence, perfect as an impressive home or as a place to host ceremonies and events.
Thanks to its large size and location, close to Ravenna and the sea, and less than an hour from Forlì, Ferrara and Bologna, the property would also be perfect as a tourist accommodation business.