Ancient stone farmhouse perfectly restored in 2010 preserving the traditional Umbrian-Tuscan materials and architecture, such as vaulted ceilings in bricks and attics with wooden beams and terracotta tiles.
The property is located in a panoramic and unspoilt area between Umbria and Tuscany with a splendid view of 360 ° over the surrounding countryside, Mount Cetona and Val di Chiana. The farmhouse is located on the top of a hill just in front of the castle and the medieval village of Salci, in the municipality of Città della Pieve, a medieval Umbrian town, rich in art and culture, which stands on a hill on the border with Tuscany . It is about 40 km from Perugia, 140 km from Rome and Florence and nearby are cities of art such as Orvieto, San Casciano dei Bagni, Cetona, Cortona, Arezzo and Siena. The nearest airport is Perugia and is about 67 km, while Rome Fiumicino airport is about 173 km. The nearest railway station is Fabro Scalo at about 3 km, and is 2 Km from the motorway exit for Rome-Florence. The access road is unpaved but easily passable.
The property consists of a main house of 300 sqm arranged on 2 levels, an outbuilding of 60 sqm and an annex of approximately 30 sqm with a trussed porch. The main house is composed as follows: on the ground floor there is a large entrance, a living room of around 60 sqm with a splendid fireplace, a large dining area with fireplace for cooking, a large kitchen, a large bathroom and two storage rooms. On the first floor, which is accessed by an internal staircase or an external staircase, there are the large living room with mezzanine, three double bedrooms of approximately 30 square meters each, one with a Devon & Devon bathtub and two bathrooms. In the annex there is a room with built-in kitchen and fireplace, a bedroom and a large bathroom. The annex is used in part as a technical room and a laundry room with an external wood-burning oven.
Condition and finishes
The farmhouse has been renovated maintaining the use of typical and valuable materials: parquet, travertine staircase, old fireplace. The interior doors and windows are made of solid wood, all made to measure. In all the French windows there are the railings, handmade in wrought iron. The property is accessed by an automatic wrought iron entrance gate and through a secondary service entrance. LPG autonomous heater. The property can be sold furnished.
The farmhouse is surrounded by a beautiful well-kept garden, fenced, illuminated and equipped with an automatic irrigation system, with a wide variety of flowering, fruit and ornamental plants. There are two wells and a collection tank of 200 quintals of water. The property includes, in addition to the bowling green, a splendid 12x7 swimming pool located in a sunny area, with a large internal staircase, equipped with salt system and water heating machine, surrounded by a beautiful 25 linear meters travertine seat with stone barbecue and large gazebo. Outside there is also a solar shower and the technical room of 35 mq. Part of the property around 1 ha of land partly used as an olive grove, partly orchard and the rest as arable land.
Potential for use
The location and its features make this farmhouse truly unique.