Prestigious country house in Città della Pieve, Umbria. The splendid stone and bricks country house in situated on the border between Umbria and Tuscany, in a wonderful medieval hamlet few steps from Città della Pieve. Completely restored, it spreads over two floors of 450 sqm. Plus a cellar of 60 sqm. In the basement. Set amongst the rolling hills on the slopes of the mount Cetona, the estate includes also a dependence of 50 sqm, a farming annex of 25 sqm. And 5 acre of land. Classe Energetica G e ipe ≥177.975 kwh/m2anno
The estate is in the municipality of Città della Pieve, half way between San Casciano dei Bagni and Cetona. It is in a convenient and panoramic location with a 500 metres dirt road leading to it guaranteeing privacy and tranquillity without being isolated. The hamlet of Città della Pieve is about 10 minutes of motorway away. Ten minutes far are also the train station and the A1 highway Fabro exit. Within a radius of 10-50 kilometres it is possible to reach all the main historical and art centres of Umbria and Tuscany such as Perugia, Assisi, Gubbio, Orvieto, San Casciano dei Bagni, Cetona, Pienza, Montepulciano, la Val d’Orcia, Cortona and Siena.
The closest airport is Sant’Egidio in Perugia (50 kilometres away) with flights to Milan and London, the latter with Ryanair. The nearest international airports are in Rome; Campino (150 kilometres) and Fiumicino (180 kilometres).
Wonderful completely restored stone and bricks country house. The estate includes the house, that spreads over two floors of 450 sq. Plus a cellar of 60 sqm. In the basement, a dependance of 50 sqm., farming annex of 25 sqm. And 5 acres of land, partly cultivated, used as park and small forest. The main building is divided into two communicating units with private entrances as it has been shared by a family and offers interesting opportunities. On the ground floor there are a hallway, kitchen, dining room, triple living room with large fireplace, bathroom and a 20 square metre porch. On the first floor, accessible also through an external stair with characteristic loggia, there are another living room with fireplace, a study, a bathroom and beautiful double bedroom with wardrobe and en suite bathroom with tab. Both on the ground and first floor there is an access to the other apartment that includes: Hallway, a large kitchen, living room, bathroom, double bedroom with en suite bathroom, on the ground floor and two further double bedrooms with en suite bathroom, on the first floor. The total number of bedrooms of the main building is 5 with 7 bathrooms. The wonderful cantina with vaulted ceiling at the underground floor has been completely restored, it has fireplace and little kitchen, it can be used for eat during the summer or as hooby room. The 50 square metre outbuilding has been completely restored and is ideal to host guests and friends as it consists of a double bedroom with bathroom and a small living room. The farming annex has been restored, but is currently unfinished and hosts the plants on one side and while on the other there will be realized another apartment to host friends and guests in a comfortable bedroom with bathroom and a little living room with fireplace. There also is a 5 acres land. The garden surrounding the house is of 5,000 square metres and has been planned by a renowned architect who planted tall trees and several Mediterranean essences of several colours that perfectly match with the rest of the environment and equipped it with automatic irrigation system and lights. The remaining 4.5 acres of land are cultivated and used for the reforestation of nuts trees and a small wood. There also would be possible to construct a swimming pool that would enounce the beautiful contest.
State of repair:
The country house has been completely restored between 1994 and 1995 in respect of the local tradition. The ceilings are of wooden beams and bricks or vaulted; floors are in pink handmade cotto; the room is in wooden beams and tiles, insulated and waterproofed. All the fixtures are in wooden, windows are double glazed, shutters have been made by local artesian as well as the wrought iron finishes.
The estate is supplied by all the main utilities such as water, electricity, heating system and telephone. Water is supplied by the local waterworks, two wells and two collecting cisterns. The heating is by an lpg cylinder with a four zone thermostat in the main building and a smaller boiler in the outbuilding.
Land registry details:
The enrolment of the building at the cadastre is under verification
Ownership Details/Contractual Obligations:
The property and the private yard are in the name of a srl.
Potential Land Use:
The splendid restored Umbrian country house is idea as holiday house as well as main residence both for Italian and foreign clients. Its panoramic position is quiet, but not isolated as it is nearby all the main motorways and railways. The large surface of the buildings and the lands make the property perfect to relax and have a break from the stressful city life enjoying the peace and tranquillity of the gorgeous Umbrian and Tuscan countryside. It would also be possible to construct a swimming pool that would be the perfect final touch to create in accordance with the new owner’s taste.