Close to the border with Umbria, this exclusive Tuscan farmhouse is just 30 minutes’ drive from the historic center of Cortona, hilltop village founded by the Etruscans, and 45 minutes from Perugia and its airport.
Easily accessible through a gated entrance off the country road from the Val Minima to Cortona, the property boasts excellent privacy, thanks to the mature trees surrounding it.
DESCRIPTION OF THE BUILDING
Dating back to the 17th century, this cozy country house (300 sqm) has been tastefully refurbished to a high standard. The house has four entrances, three at the front and one at the rear.
On the ground floor there is an ample living room with dining area, a kitchen with a beautiful portico, a technical room for the systems of the house and three ample bedrooms with private bathroom.
A lighted staircase leads to the first floor that houses a second living area made up of sitting room with fireplace, a studio and a bathroom. The floor can be reached both from inside the house or via two external staircases, offering respectively a loggia and a terrace. The sleeping area is made up of two bedrooms with a shared bathroom inbetween and a huge master bedroom with private bathroom.
The fenced, lush 5,000-square meter garden includes a tennis court and a large 12 x 6 m swimming pool with Travertine sunbathing area. Fruit trees, olive trees and flowerbeds dot the garden, making it very colorful in the summer.
USE AND POTENTIAL USES
Thanks to its reserved but at the same time easily accessible location, this countryside property is ideal as private dwelling and as holiday home, that can be easily rented out in weekly basis.