Recently renovated ancient stone house from 18 century.
During the renovation works, a great attention was given to combining ancient and genuine material and modern furbishing.
The house is 130 sq wide, on two levels and contains 4 bedrooms; 2 bathrooms of which one with hydro massage bath; a living room with an open fireplace and an open modern kitchen opening on the dining room.
All modern appliances are available (telephone and wifi internet).
On the upper floor, three bedrooms, of which two double and one with twin beds for children. A large bathroom is equipped with a comfortable shower and a bath tub with hydromassage. The master bedroom also benefits from an en-suite closet and bathroom with a large shower.
The house can thereby comfortably host up to 8 people and a ninth folding bed is even available for an additional person.
A vast garden surrounds the house and includes an olive grove as well as many other fruit trees ranging from old oak trees to almonds, pines, or fig trees. A south-oriented terrace with a wooden pergola protecting from the sun, with a breathtaking view over the uncontaminated green valley. in a 4 ha property including 30 olive trees and other fruits trees, adjacent a natural reserve, where sometimes wild animals can be spotted. The property extents over 4 hectares and offers a private access to a natural and cristal clear stream, where to freshen up during hottest months.
The property is located 2 kms away from a charming stone house village and 10 km from a larger town with all facilities/stores and restaurants.
If you are up for a genuine encounter with the green heart of Umbria and its truly welcoming people, do not hesitate, this holiday is for you! :)
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms of which 2 family bathrooms|
|Nearest beach||tarquinia 160 km|
|Nearest Amenities||6 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: rome 180 km, Nearest railway: marsciano 8 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||Some pets are welcome - please contact the owner, No smoking at this property|
|Luxuries||Fireplace, Internet access|
|General||Central heating, TV, CD player, Telephone, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Dishwasher, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Double Beds (2), Single Beds (4), Dining seats for 6, Lounge seats for 3|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Balcony or terrace, Private garden, BBQ, Private fishing lake or river|
|Access||Parking, Not suitable for wheelchair users|
Nested in the heart of a natural reserve, this house is the dream of any nature and calm lover. Its environment is as suited for open air activities such as trekking, mountain biking etc. as it is for cultural visits, due to its ideal distance from a number of great art cities such as Todi, Orvieto, Perugia, Assisi... Tuscany is also very closely, with Montepulciano at only 60 kms, Siena 120 km, and Florence at 180 kms.
Do not miss the many "sagre" (traditional village feasts), where you can really get a true taste of Umbria and its charming people. To get updated information on the Sagre calendars, see: http://www.umbriasagre.com
Touring Umbria may also be the opportunity to see the antique and flea markets, flourishing from Spring time up to the end of the summer. Please see: http://www.umbriaturismo.net/eventi-umbria/mercatini.
Other events which you may have heard of, or wish to go see are:
Calendimaggio (at the beginning of May) Assisi
Quintana (June and September) Foligno
Le Gaite (June) Bevagna
Umbria Jazz festival (July) Perugia
Festival dei Due Mondi (July) Spoleto
Palio di Siena (August) Siena
Eurochocolate (October) Perugia