5 bedroom farm house for sale
Citta Della Pieve,Italy
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- 25000m2 of land
- 270m2 of floor space
- Countryside view
The three floors casale is perfectly restored inside and out in strict observation of the characteristics that distinguish rural architecture in this area of Italy.
Main House:The open plan ground floor provides the setting for a welcoming living room, dining room, fully equipped kitchen, service bathroom and internal staircase to the upper floors.
A "grotta" is accessible from the sitting room.
On the first floor there are three double bedrooms, one with an en-suite bathroom, walk in wardrobe and a family bathroom.
On the second floor there are two double bedrooms and a bathroom;
This highly desirable property is located on the border between Tuscany and Umbria, with splendid views of the rolling Tuscan and Umbrian hills, in the countryside of the little town of Citta della Pieve, just a few minutes drive from its historic centre.
Citta della Pieve is a typical medieval walled hill town constructed almost entirely of red brick.
It was the birthplace of the famous renaissance painter Pietro Vannucci, known as il "Perugino". In the "Oratorio Santa Maria Dei Bianchi", one can admire his noted work "Adorazione dei Magi". Throughout the year there are numerous events typical of this area which culminate in the "Palio dei Terzieri" in August (an archery contest).
The interiors have been carefully restored with traditional features throughout, such as oak wooden beams,handmade paving, glass shower cubicle and elegant finishing touches.
Annexes:There are other buildings on site including a separate building on two floors, a storehouse, an additional structure with garage, cellar, wood/pizza oven, plant room.
Land:Outside there are 2,5 hectares of grounds which include woodland, 80 productive olive trees, vineyard where the very old plants have been removed, but it is possible to replant. Surrounding the house is a fabulous lawn, flower beds and hedges with automatic and programmable irrigation system which are fed by two tanks of spring water.
In the garden there is a large heated Jacuzzi and a solar heated shower.
This beautiful farmhouse is the ideal location for those who desire peace and tranquility yet close to all amenities. 10 minutes to the motorway, 20 minutes to Trasimeno Lake, 35 minutes to Perugia, 40 minutes to Montepulciano, 1 hour to Siena and to Val d'Orcia, 1 hour 30 to Rome and Florence.