Umbria, Lake Trasimeno area
Recently restored Umbrian farmhouse with large guest annex and swimming pool in a beautiful green valley north east of Lake Trasimeno, Preggio, Italy
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The property is located in a beautiful forest setting on a raised site with scenic views over a valley and hills near the mediaeval village of Preggio on the hills to the north of Lake Trasimeno in Umbria. The two houses have been restored in a classic Umbrian design with stone façade walls and clay-tile roofing and the interior in a contemporary design with a “Scandinavian” touch and feel.

The main house is a  two storey building with a one level extension and conservatory. About thirty metres down from the house a hay barn has been converted into a two bedroom guest annex on two storeys, to the same high standard as the main house. In total there are seven bedrooms, seven bathrooms, two kitchens each with dining area, one large sitting room, two winter rooms plus several technical/facility rooms as well as a private swimming pool and two terraces.



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Why this is Special
Unique place with an ideal large family (holiday) property settled in a beautiful forest setting in the true green heart of central Italy.
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Type of property
inside: approximately 456 sqm (main house 324 sqm + annex 132 sqm); outisde: approximately 14 hectares of land, partly garden, mostly olive groves, oak trees and other woodland.
Rental Potential
13-15 weeks per year.
EUR 1.500.000
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Four first floor level bedrooms in the main house plus another one at ground floor level. The guest house hosts one bedroom at the lower ground floor level and another one at the upper floor, accessed at ground level through the front door.
Main house: all en suite, four at first floor level plus one at ground floor level just as another guest toilet in the hallway; both bathrooms in the guesthouse are en suite.
Large fitted kitchen/dining area in the main house plus separate kitchen/dining room in the guest house.
The main house has a large sitting room with stove leading through to a glass walled conservatory or winter garden room; also the guest house has a separate glass walled winter garden room with view on the pool area.
Other rooms
Behind the main entrance door is a large hall way with a guest cloakroom and space for built in cupboards, as well as the staircase to the first floor area. Behind the kitchen one can find a technical utility room. At the back of the main house is a garden storage room located that is accessible from outside. On the lower ground floor level in the guest house is a technical room.
Amenities: Oven, Fridge with freezer, Dishwasher, Internet access, Central heating, Private pool, all in good condition.
Beyond the guest house the ground slopes gently down to the large oval shaped swimming pool (60 sqm) with infinity edge overlooking the green hills of the valley; the entire surrounding area is properly paved with terrace. Also a robust wooden poolhouse with changing room completes this area. Each house has a comfortable terrace. In front of the main house is a large parking area for at least 7 cars. The garden area close to the houses will be basically landscaped latest Spring 2015, but planting remains to be done in accordance with the new owner's wishes. In total the private grounds comprise mostly of woods, but including a terraced olive grove and open pasture.
Direct Environment
The property is located just off Via della Fonte, between regional road no. SR416 (Mercatale / Umbertide) and Preggio. Via a gate one accesses by an olive tree lined white road in good condition. The maximum of privacy throughout the entire property is guaranteed; some neighbouring similar type of properties can be seen at comfortable distance (hundreds of meters).
Property Management
SpecialUmbria can offer full property management and rental services all year through for this property.
Class G
There is under floor central heating throughout both buildings. Water supply is from a deep private well and large water storage tanks, mains electricity is connected.
The current asking sales price refers to the property in its current state as described in this profile, including kitchen and sanitary equipment in the bathrooms.

One can make long walks from the villa in the woods on the hills surrounding Lake Trasimeno as well as to the nearby well sought Valley of Niccone. Water sports facilities can be found at the borders of Lake Trasimeno in Tuoro and Passignano sul Trasimeno and Castiglione del Lago.

There are a small general store, bar and restaurants in nearby beautiful hill town of Preggio which is a 10 minute drive away. Supermarkets and all other necessary amenities are in Umbertide which is 20 minutes away
Lake Trasimeno (10 km) with its islands, boats, beaches, leisure activities and amazing views is in the next valley, near Tuoro sul Trasimeno and Passignano sul Trasimeno. Golf courses are near Panicarola (38 km) at Golf Course Lamborghini (9 holes) and in Ellera Umbra (40 km) at Golf Club Perugia (18 holes).
Nearest airports are Umbria International Airport Sant'Egidio near Perugia (55 km), Ancona International Airport (165 km), Rome Fiumicino (250 km) and Ciampino (235 km) International Airports, Florence International Airport (150 km) as well as Pisa International Airport (215 km); nearest Motorway exit is at Tuoro sul Trasimeno (12 km; N75/E45) for the connection with the A1 to Rome and Florence; in the direction Umbertide (23 km) one will find the N3bis/E45 towards the Adriatic coast northbound and to Perugia southbound. Near the train stations of Terontola (23 km) as well as the one in Umbertide one will find car rentals.
The most important cities in Umbria and Tuscany with all facilities for shopping, culture and art are within reach: (wine in) Montepulciano (50 km), Castiglione del Lago (28 km), Arezzo (50 Km), Citta di Castello (40 km), Siena (88 km), Florence (120 km), Perugia (45 km), Gubbio (53 km), Todi (85 km), Orvieto (110 km), Spoleto (105 km), Montefalco / Bevagna (95 km), Deruta (60 km), Assisi (65 km) and of course Rome (230 km).