Umbria, Lake Trasimeno area
Restored country house in the hills near Piegaro, Perugia, Italy
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Casolare il Fosolo is a typical rural home from the Umbrian countryside, in Piegaro not far away from the well known Lake Trasimeno. The house offers beautiful views, private surroundings and a large nicely postioned 6x12m swimming pool. By the end of 2008 the full restoration mantaining all the characteristics and the original atmospheres was completed. The country house offers an ideal place for a relaxing holiday for everyone who has passion for countryside and arts. 

Casolare il Fosolo offers large living spaces divided into a main house and an apartment both spread out on two levels. In total 6 bed and bathrooms can host 12 people. Also, there's a livingroom, separate toilet, large dining area and two kitchens. A big basement completes the whole picture. The interior is done in a light, modern style.

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Why this is Special
Casolare il Fosolo is a real private home ideal for holidays of a family or group of friends who prefer to enjoy the Umbrian country side with its small Medieval villages.
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Type of property
inside: 330 sqm gross; outside: approximately 17.060 sqm of which approximately 7.060 sqm woods.
Rental Potential
13-15 weeks per year
EUR 1.100.000
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The groundfloor hosts two separate bedrooms of which one bedroom is a larger suite. At the first floor one can find three separate bedrooms. These bedrooms are accessibile via both an internal or via a separate outside staircase. The separate apartment hosts a bedroom on the first floor. In total the property has six bedrooms that all have double beds.
Each bedroom has a separate bathroom equipped with good quality shower, sink, toilet and bidet. The suite bathroom also has a bathtub. On the ground floor a separate toilet and sink is located near the livingroom.
Well equipped open kitchen in the main house with two outside accesses. The apartment hosts an open kitchen / sitting area on the ground floor.
The living room is cosy and has a large fireplace. Currently a HIFI system and satellite TV are available.
Other rooms
At the ground floor one will find a large lunch/dining area that has an open connection with the kitchen and living room. In the basement that is accessibile via an outside staircase one can find a separate utility room with all technical equipment (water softener, water pressure control and heating system). Also there's a laundry room with washing and ironing facility. The whole area has plenty of room to store e.g. all garden equipment and pool furniture.
Amenities: Internet access, Central heating, Air conditioning, Barbeque, Private pool, all in good condition.
Casolare il Fosolo has a large terrace at the back of the house. Here one can enjoy long Summer lunches or evening dinners. Another small open air terrace is to be found near the extra apartment. The swimming pool measures 12 x 6 meters with an outside Roman staircase and is located at convenient distane from the house. The pool pump installation is located in separate underground area near the pool. The garden consists of large lawns where the immediate surroundings of the house are decorated with flowering vases and pots.
Direct Environment
Casolare il Fosolo is situated in the middle of the country side. Neighbouring properties are few and visible but at a more than comfortable distance. In the front of the property one can enjoy vast views on the old town of Piegaro including the characteristic church bell tower and Monte Arale (853 m high) in the back! The local access roads takes approximately 900 meters to the asphalted road to the town of Piegaro which is another 2,5 kms.
Property Management
SpecialUmbria can rent out this property and offer full property management services all year through for this property.
Class G
The property is connected to electricity, gas and mains as well as a private well for the supply of irrigation and domestic water. Electrical and hydraulic installations (including radiator heating system, water softener and water pressure system) are in good condition. All rooms have air conditioning facilities.
Flat wireless internet access is hooked up; The property is let for short term (summer) rentals; it is the intention to respect these commitments, to be jointly settled between seller and buyer.

The Lake Trasimeno is 25 km away. Nearest village is Piegaro (2 km) and other important towns are Città della Pieve (13 km), Paciano (18 km) and Panicale (13 km).

Piegaro is a sleepy medieval town with some shops (butcher, bakery, small grocery), bars, pharmacy, bank and church. Better equipped shops one can find in Tavernelle di Panicale (9 km) on the way to Perugia. In Piegaro and around one can find some local restaurants; a broader offer with also some fine restaurants is found in Città della Pieve.

Umbria offers a wide range of activities. Click on the following categories for some suggestions including direct links to relevant websites with all necessary details:

Nearest airports are Umbria International Airport Sant'Egidio near Perugia (45 km), Rome Fiumicino (190 km) and Ciampino (175 km) International Airports and Florence International Airport (165 km);nearest A1 Motorway exits are at Fabro (20 km) for Rome and exit Chiusi (25 km) for Florence;international train station of Chiusi (22 km) also hosts car rentals.
The most important cities in Umbria and Tuscany with all facilities for shopping, culture and art are within reach: (wine in) Montepulciano (45 km), Castiglione del Lago (26 km), Cortona (45 km), Siena (105 km), Florence (145 km), Perugia (35 km), Gubbio (80 km), Todi (60 km), Orvieto (50 km), Spoleto (95 km), Montefalco / Bevagna (85 km), Deruta (50 km), Assisi (55 km) and of course Rome (170 km).