Five bedroom farmhouse for sale in Cortona, Umbria
Lying in the beautiful countryside between Cortona and the Umbrian border, this traditional Tuscan stone farmhouse with panoramic pool has been restored to the highest standards. It is set in a secluded south-west-facing position on a hillside with stunning views over a gentle valleyThe property is composed of two fully independent stone houses connected by a remarkable covered loggia with impressive stone arch.Below the terrace in front of the house, there is a 10 x 5 metre swimming-pool which also enjoys the stunning view. The smaller house (ca. 120 m²) is used by the owners as their private home and has been restored with attention to detail, preserving the original character of the house but implementing modern comfort and style. The house is entered from the loggia into an inviting living/dining room with fireplace. Three steps down lead to a large fully fitted kitchen with cooking island and separate pantry/laundry room. On the ground floor there are also a guest bathroom and boiler room. From the living room stairs lead to the first floor with 2 bedrooms each with built-in cupboards and ensuite bathroom.The larger house (ca. 180 m²) is successfully rented out for holidays or ideal to accommodate family and friends. It is spread over 3 floors with on the ground floor a comfortable kitchen/diner, 2 bedrooms (one double and one single), both with French windows which open on to the vine covered terrace and a shared bathroom.Stairs lead to the first floor with the master bedroom with ensuite bathroom and a cosy lounge with access to a loggia, the perfect place from which to watch the setting sun. From here an external staircase leads to the ground floor. The attic room on the upper floor can be used as children's bedroom.
Distances (approximate)From Morra (supermarket) 11 km; Trestina (most amenities) 21 km; Cortona, Castiglion Fiorentino 20-25 km; Città di Castello, Umbertide, Arezzo 30-40 km; Montepulciano 50 km; Gubbio, Perugia 60-65 km; Assisi, Siena 80-90 km. From Castiglion Fiorentino or Cortona, trains can be taken to Rome and Florence.Airports: Perugia 65 km, Florence 137 km, Ancona 161 km, Rome 250 km Energy classification G and performance Index 327.04 kWh/sq. m per annum.*Please note that the map location is to the nearest village only and not the exact location of the property*