Stone cottage with a sunny roof terrace and views down to the sea


This charming, traditional village cottage is situated in a picturesque alley in Dolcedo's popular hamlet of Ripalta. Several centuries old, made of solid nature stone and sturdy walls, it was completely renovated in 2003, preserving some characteristic vaulted ceilings and niches.

Modernly furnished interiors create a cozy ambience and on its sunny roof terrace you can enjoy the mild climate and the marvellous views all the way down to the sea!

Restaurants and shops in Dolcedo can also be reached on foot in just a few minutes, while Imperia and its beaches are about 9 km away.


Facts & Figures

Living space: approx. 100 sqm net / 130 sqm gross  
Outdoor area: roof terrace of approx. 15 sqm  
Number of rooms: 6, including 2 bedrooms and 1 bathroom  
State: very well maintained, completely restored in 2003  
Heating: 2 pellet stoves  
Exposure: south-east  
View: on the Prino valley and Dolcedo, down to the sea  
Access: to the upper or lower car park approx. 50-100 m away  
Town facilities: in Dolcedo, a few minutes’ walk away



The village house, which is detached on three sides, offers a net living area of approx. 100 sqm on two floors and a roof terrace of approx. 15 sqm on the first floor.

On the ground floor there is a spacious hall with a pellet stove, a bathroom with shower and two bedrooms - one with a 1.40 m large bed. The second one is currently used as a small lounge with a sofa bed.

A slightly winding staircase leads from the hall to the first floor into the very large, bright living area with open kitchen, dining area, TV corner and a pellet stove. In front of the access to the roof terrace there is another small lounge with a sofa bed. In total there are sleeping accommodations for up to 6 people. The sunny roof terrace with table and chairs is ideal for enjoying the mild climate and stunning views of Dolcedo and the Prino valley down to the sea, on clear days even as far as Corsica!

The property is equipped with a solar system for ventilation and can be purchased fully furnished.



Close to the characteristic chapel of Ripalta, situated in a quite steep alley with some steps. Parking spaces are about 50 -100 m away.

The picturesque medieval village of Ripalta, situated on a hill, was once a refuge from pirates and is now very popular with international guests thanks to its idyllic, quiet location. It consists of about 60 houses and typical small alleys and overlooks Dolcedo, the central village of the Valprino valley, where you will find shops, restaurants and cafés within a few minutes' walk. Ripalta is about 9 km from the nearest beaches and the coastal town of Imperia, which boasts the best climate in Italy!

The international airports of Genoa and Nice are approx. 110 km away.


Price: 220.000 Euro + 3% agency commission (+VAT)


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