2 bedroom country house for sale
Italy - Trevi, Perugia, Umbria
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- Located in a tradition Borgo with services
- 2 km from beautiful Trevi
- 3 bathrooms of which 2 are en-suit, 1 whith large whirpool
- 2 bedrooms
- Semi-detached historic house, restored in 2013
- Stunning and panoramic garden
- Antique terracotta floor
- Beautiful original timber beams
- Solar panels for hot water
- Under-the-floor heating in every room
Really stunning property for sale, uniquely combining a genuine historic feeling with top-end contemporary finishes, fully attentive to environmental sustainability and energy saving.
Very private, with a beautiful panoramic garden, this house for sale in Umbria (230 sqm) is perfectly located, being in a village with a grocery and a restaurant, a very quick drive to supermarkets and to the motorway. Approved permission for a pool.Sold inclusive of furniture.
Energy performance index: B, 66.39 kw/h sq m per year
Borgo Antico is a stunning house with private garden for sale in Umbria, standing in an hamlet with paramount views 2 km from the town of Trevi. Trevi, a small jewel in the green heart of Umbria, is punctuated by medieval noble palaces of the Renaissance.
In 2003, Trevi was awarded "One of Most Beautiful Villages of Italy" status and is 'one of the founders of the "Slow town movement". The town offers a rich cultural tour that fully meets art lovers' expectations.
From ancient Umbrian, with its museums, its churches and monuments, to the most modern of international standing, with the Trevi Flash Art Museum of Contemporary Art. Walking in the old preserved quiet streets in the Piaggia neighborhood, there are observation points that reveals glimpses of great beauty, difficult to describe and forget, with sudden bird's eye views of the beautiful Spoleto valley below.
The town is easily accessible and is 12 km from Spoleto, 30 km from Assisi, 45km from Perugia, 150km from Rome and 200km from Florence.
Airports: Rome, Florence, Perugia
Semi-detached historic house restored in 2013, enclosed in a typical Italian borgo, with splendid open views over the countryside.
The property is accessible via a private gate suitable for cars in the upper level garden, with a smaller pedestrian gate positioned in the lower garden.
The house dates back to 1700 and has been sympathetically restored, with an exquisite blend of originally old and contemporary modern, keeping a close eye to sustainability (energy saving technology and use of natural materials and natural paint).
The main entrance door is from the upper garden and opens to the double large living room, very bright and airy with high double sloping ceilings; a contemporary double-face wood-burning stove is placed in between the living room and library area.
A guest bathroom has been created on the far left hand side of the living room.
A contemporary stainless steel kitchen with kitchen island and a marble dust top lies to the right of the living room; the dining table is positioned in the kitchen.
A steel staircase leads to the lower floor, with a living / TV room provided with a burning stove and a fully equipped open kitchen at the back; French doors open to the outside pergola for eating al fresco.
To the left and to the right of the living/TV room there are 2 bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms; the largest one features a large whirlpool created in an antique wine basin and a separate dressing room with laundry.
The boiler's room and the pantry are also lying on this floor.
The upper garden has been designed to host a pool (permission approved); next to the future pool area there is a 15 sq m guest-house made of stone and designed to be a studio.
Part of the upper garden is paved with cobble stone and houses a parking area, olive trees, shrubs and flowers have been planted all around, with a lawn area; a path with steps leads down to the lower part of the property.
Superficie utile:(185|net surface)
Borgo Antico, restored in 2013, features impressive details and a superior level of finishes.
Antique terracotta floor tiles have been laid throughout the upper floor, whereas on the lower level there is a beautiful marble dust light grey concrete flooring.
Windows and shutters are wooden and artisan made, mirroring the 18th century style; energy saving glasses have been installed.
Beautiful original timber beams have been left where possible; some internal walls are stone-exposed, with beautiful niches and details.There are antique reclaimed and restored internal and external doors.
The structure has been totally strengthened and made earth-quake proof; it is free of any moisture or dampness, thanks to the trenches dug all around the in-ground walls.
Services and utilities
The services are available and connected.All installations have been entirely redone.
Installations are all brand new and use the latest technology available: the integrated heating system consists of an under-the-floor heating in every room operated by an advanced air/water heat pump (Viessmann), with a ventilation (geothermal) system for heat recovery and cooling; the use of the heat pump is made almost redundant by the high level of insulation of the roof and by the contemporary presence of high efficiency vacuum solar panels for hot water and of two different wood burning stoves connected to the manifold of the heating system.
The water supply is guaranteed by city water; rain water collection.Telephone available.
Broadband Internet available
Land registry details
The property is duly recorded with the Buildings registry of Trevi, cadastral income ("rendita catastale") Euro 774.69.
Ownership Details/Contractual Obligations
The owners of the property are private individuals. A purchase tax of 9% is payable on the updated cadastral value of the property (2% if purchased as the primary residency).
Impeccably finished and perfectly positioned, Borgo antico is a unique property, admirably combining old and contemporary, village lifestyle and privacy; it is perfect as a second home, permanent residency or as a buy to let investment.
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