8 bedroom villa for sale
Italy - Marsciano, Perugia, Umbria
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- Stunning mansion of medieval origins for sale
- Garden 4500 sq m
- Interior is divided into 3 apartments, one very large
- Two private water wells
- Swimming pool
Luxury villa for sale in Umbria "Antico Monastero"
"Antico Monastero" is a stunning mansion of medieval origins for sale in a green area in between Perugia and Todi, with bars and shops at waking distance.
The property is currently split into 3 units, the larger having 5 + 1 bedrooms and the other two being one bedroom apartments. The house features a grand an airy main living room and a splendid original chapel dating to AD 1300.
Manicured, fully fenced garden with swimming pool and possibility to convert a large agricultural outbuilding (160 sq m) into additional living surface.
This exceptional property is rented to tourists all year round, with very good returns.
Energy Class: Class G, IPE 363.2kWh / m2 per year.
The prestigious country house for sale in Umbria "Antico Monastero" is located in a green area in between Perugia and Todi, only 800 m from a village with a bar, supermarket, schools and other shops and 3km from larger Marsciano, when one can find a variety of services and amenities. The property is within easy reach from the E45 motorway and it is private, although not too isolated. There are extensive views across the Tiber valley, to the medieval towns of Collepepe and Collazzone
Antico Monastero is situated in a strategic location, perfect for reaching many other famous towns in the area (Todi, Monte Castello di Vibio, Spoleto, Orvieto, Deruta, Perugia, Baschi, Amelia, Terni); the centre of Perugia is about 25 km by car. Rome is about an hour and three quarters.
The airports of Rome Fiumicino and Ciampino are less than two hours by car; Ciampino airport is used by most low cost airlines.
The Perugia's airport is only 30 minutes by car; it is served by Ryanair, which connects Perugia to London, Brussels, Barcelona, Dusseldorf.
Antico Monastero is a former Benedictine monastery for sale in Umbria, dating back to circa AD 1300, with further buildings added in the 1800s.The property, thoroughly restored in 2001-06, is very private, fully fenced and secure, fenced, and surrounded with mature hedges and Cypress trees. There is an electric gate at the entrance.The gardens are well manicured and also include a 12x6 meters swimming pool.
This impressive manor has been split into 3 different units.The largest one, named "Villa", is set on the first floor and has a usable (net) floor space of 240 sq m, with a nice terrace perfect to dine outside.
It makes a very comfortable family residence or a spacious letting opportunity for groups of up to ten or in total, fourteen people. "Villa" has five large en-suite bedrooms (average of 24 sq m): two of the bathrooms also have bath tubs. There are two living rooms, the Grand Sala (55 sq m) featuring splendid truss vaulted ceilings, and the Small Sala, which can also be a 6th bedroom (18 sq m)
The kitchen (26 sq m) has been designed as a modern, but Italian, eat-in kitchen with an open fireplace for cooking Umbrian style, large fridge, Carrara marble worktops and sink, dishwasher and a cooker with a five burner gas hob and large electric fan driven oven.
In addition to "Villa" there are two one bedroom apartments, 47 sq m and 56 sq m, both fully equipped and overlooking the large swimming pool.
A stunning historic feature of the property is the chapel (21 sq. m), circa 1300, with a recently discovered fresco (1490) portraying St Peter, the Madonna and Child and Saint Antonio Abate. Whilst no longer consecrated, the chapel lends itself to civil weddings or blessing ceremonies.
Below the house are 2 extensive spaces (102 sq m and 53.5 sq m) for further development, an office (21 sq m), well lit with 2.70m ceilings, and laundry (12 sq m)
Furthermore, in the garden there is a large building of circa 160 sq m that could be also converted into additional living space.
Usable area: (540 | ")
Rooms: (15 | ")
Bathrooms: (7 | ")
Rooms: (8 | ")
State of repair
This prestigious property for sale in Umbria was fully restored in 2001 and 2006 to a very high standard.
The roof was replaced and fully insulated, the bathrooms were redone and all installations (heating, plumbing, wiring) were made up to codes. The property has splendid terracotta floors and beautiful original details such as niches, Gothic arches and timber beamed ceilings.
Services and Utilities
All systems are up to codes
The heating system is via independent boilers, connected to the various radiators.
The gas supply is provided by an underground LPG tank in the garden.
The water supply is guaranteed by two private wells.
There are photovoltaic panels on the roof producing electricity and providing extra income from regular ENEL rebates.
Satellite TV available.
The property is duly recorded with the buildings registry of Marsciano.
Data Ownership and Restrictions
The property owners are private individuals. A purchase tax is payable on the updated cadastral value of the property levied at 9% of the value, 2% in the case that part of the property is bought as a "Prima Casa". There is a mortgage on the property.
The owners have a Comune licence to run Antico Monastero as a rental business. They currently rent the property all year round, with very good results.
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