Marvellous villa with pool in 4 hectares of beautiful grounds including an orchard, olive grove and woodland. The property sits on a hill and enjoys panoramic views over neighbouring countryside.
The grounds are completely fenced grounds and contain contain ancient trees (oaks, sequoias and Lebanese cedars), lawns, a lily pond, orchard, olive grove (115 trees) and woodland.
The main house (approximately 260 sq.m.) is on one level, with a small apartment in the basement where the pump rooms, storeroom rooms and garage are also found.
The main house is made up of a double reception with fireplace, 3 large double bedrooms, each with its own bathroom and 2 with direct access to patio surrounding the house. Large hallway with fitted wardrobes. One small bedroom with a bathroom. Large kitchen with fireplace and dining area. A utility room sits off the main kitchen along with a small pantry.
The majority of the ceilings are made up of exposed chestnut beams and terracotta tiles and the flooring in the receptions and main bedrooms is made from terracotta tiles recuperated from a XIVth monastery.
The house is has been built with 2 wings around a panoramic patio with a portico running around it. There is also a separate ‘loggia’ with terracotta flooring and exposed chestnut beams. The patio and loggia are both south facing and can be thus used through the winter months.
The swimming pool area can be reached via a stone path through the garden and is made up of a large mosaic tiled swimming pool, an antique 2-room, stone building (40 sq.m.) with a changing room, kitchenette and bathroom. There is also a barbeque area with a stone built barbecue and two pergola.
Below the swimming pool is the olive grove and woodland.
The property has a large parking area at the front of the house reached via a large automatic gate, there is also a second service entrance, automatic irrigation for the garden, well water for the garden, burglar alarm, telephone, SAT TV. The property around the villa, the garden and the swimming pool area has both manual and automatic (via sensors) lighting.
This property makes an ideal home and investment property, since it is already run as a holiday home.
Exposed wooden beams
Antique terracotta floor
The villa is just 12km from the motorway exit of Orvieto and a few kilometres from the nearest town, Baschi. This is an ideal spot from which to visit the many Umbrian hilltop towns, such as Orvieto, Todi, Perugia, Assisi and Spoleto. Lake Bolsena and Lake Trasimeno are both within easy reach as are many archaeological sites, including the Roman town of Carsulae and the Etruscan tombs near Montecchio. Throughout the summer there are numerous Food festivals in the area and manyy vineyards which offer tastings and local olive mills.