“Palazzo Baronale Dellanos”, a renowned luxury property for sale in Puglia.
The residence, better known as Castello di Galugnano, is an important construction dating back to about 1400 AD, with a quandrangular plan divided over two floors for an extension of about 2500 square meters and with a large internal garden of about 700 square meters, overlooking four streets .
The historical site is located in the municipality of Galugnano, just outside Lecce.
It is believed that the country was founded by the Messapians. Over the centuries it passes under the control of Greeks, Romans, Barbarians and Byzantines until the feudal period. The Palace owes its completion and its current forms to the Spanish Ramirez Dellanos who bought it in 1587 and carried out important enlargement works.
The Castle, located in the heart of the country, is reviewed in various historical books, architecture and websites where information on all the castles of Italy is gathered.
Currently the prestigious property for sale belongs to the Scupola family, which over the years has been able to redevelop the entire building with important structural interventions, meticulously reconstructing all the architectural elements that have deteriorated over time.
Large rooms, frescoed rooms and large fireplaces recall the life of the past, while the large windows overlooking the verandas facing the garden let in the light that reflects on the white of the Lecce stone, the predominant element of the construction.
The totally intact flooring is an inlay between the old floors and interweaving of woods that give warmth inside the large rooms.
The entire castle is equipped with systems according to both the electrical system divided into sections with general meters per floor and as regards the heating system.
The square-shaped garden with palms and creepers becomes an oasis of green that brings back to the past, a fountain typical of Roman architecture breaks the silence.
The whole structure has been equipped in a lighting system on the ground with halogen headlights that highlight the vaults and the architectural elements.
The location of the building is very strategic. In full Salento, near Lecce, in a position almost equidistant from the Adriatic and the Ionian, from Otranto as well as from Gallipoli.