Real estate complex situated in the historical centre of Barletta, next to the Palazzo della Marra (headquarters of the Art Gallery “G. De Nittis” of modern exhibitions) very close to the Svevo Castle, the Santa Maria Maggiore Cathedral and the statue of the colossal of Heracles. The back part of the building is in front of the Via Mura del Carmine, near Porta Marina and the Seafront road Pietro Mennea. The property, built as a first implant in 1500 and subject to the restrictions according to Legislative Decree 42/2004 by the Ministry of Heritage and Tourism (MIBACT), thanks to its location, is well adaptable to be transformed into a touristic and accommodation, student-house, social-housing facility or as a container for cultural activities.
The real estate complex, that has an antique portion constructed in the second half of the 1500s, is built on three levels and has a large central courtyard; it is located between the roads Cialdini, della Marra, Asilo Infantile and Mura del Carmine. The facility is made up of sects and pillars made of brick; the structure of the floor and the horizontals are mainly made up of volts, on the ground floor, and slabs and small volts or levels with beams in steel or beams in wood; the covering is mixed. The property, which is free and in disuse, needs considerable static consolidation works; the implants, even if in bad condition, are made up of a heating system, a lift, a service lift, a depuration system, connection with the water and electrical system. The local administration, considering the importance of the context in which it is inserted and its characteristics, is available in considering changes in the use destination finalized in a full requalification.
The property is located in the historical centre of Barletta (94,673 inhabitants), Head administrative centre together with Andria and Trani of the Province with the same name (Barletta-Andria-Trani, 394,456 inhabitants), fifth city of the Puglia Region for residential population. The area in which the building is situated, mainly residential, is characterized by a touristic flow which is well developed, favoured by the vicinity with the coast (the seafront road Pietro Mennea is less than 450 m. from the property). The zone presents an excellent vehicle accessibility, guaranteed by a developed system of main and secondary road connection (road SS-16, main Adriatic side, is at a short distance form the property), is equipped with main services, public offices and shops, and is located in the circle of about 600 m. from the main monuments (above all the colossal of Heracles and by the buildings of major historical and architectural importance of the city: the Svevo Castle, the Palazzo della Marra, headquarters of the art gallery “G. De Nittis” and of major exhibitions, the Santa Maria Maggiore Cathedral and the Theatre “Giuseppe Curci”. The railway station, that guarantees connections with the cities of Andria, Bari, Bologna, Foggia, Lecce, Milan and Turin, is about 1 km far, while the international airport “Karol Wojtyla” of Bari-Palese (12th Italian port of call with 4.7 million passengers in 2017) is about 55 km from the city. The exit “Andria-Barletta” of highway A-14 (Adriatic), main Adriatic highway that connects Taranto and Bologna, is 9.5 km from the property.