Pleasantly restored country house with large swimming pool and beautiful views in the tranquil countryside close to the city of Perugia, Castiglione del Lago and Tuscany.
Charming farmhouse overlooking Lake Trasimeno with Castiglione del Lago in the distance. Completely immersed in the green, in a secluded but not isolated position, at the very far end of a road in very good condition, just outside the small village of Badia. The property was built around 300 years ago and was a monastery back then. La Badia is characterized by a wise use’by a wisely use of all the original features and materials, with wooden beams, old bricks and vaults and cotto tile for the floors. The house measures 450 square meters and is on two levels: on the ground floor, there is a garage, cellar with wine-making equipment, laundry, wood-burning oven, summer kitchen leading on to tiled terrace with pergola overlooking lake Trasimeno and surrounding hills. Two sets of stairs lead from the ground to the first floor: at the front, an external tiled staircase going up to a sun-soaked terrace; to the rear an internal wooden staircase from the summer kitchen going up to the first floor, which comprises: fully fitted kitchen, main living room with fireplace and original wooden beams, three double bedrooms, one with en-suite bathroom, a further bathroom, study / bedroom, second living room/library, spacious entrance with wooden steps leading to loft space. The property is surrounded by 4300 square meters of fenced garden with ornamental plants and various fruits, a mature vineyard producing 365 bottles of red wine per year (Sangiovese / Cabernet Sauvignon) and olive trees producing 40 litres of virgin olive oil per year.