Real estate for sale - Country houses
Beautifully restored stone country house with olive grove and pool close to Trevi in Umbria
Beautifully restored traditional stone country house for sale with pool at walking distance from the hill town of Trevi. The restoration of the house has retained the original character, yet provides all modern comforts. A large terrace offers magnificent views to the hill towns of Trevi and Montefalco and across the Umbrian countryside and mountains. The elevated position, at 300 m above sea level, ensures cooling breezes and good air, even at the height of the summer heat. The house is surrounded by an olive grove of over 700 trees which produce organic oil of the highest quality and yet, in just 10 minutes by foot, you reach the medieval town of Trevi which has all amenities. A large shopping centre is a 10 minutes’ drive away. The closest large town is Foligno (10 km away) with great clothes shops. Local restaurants serve exceptionally good traditional fare, including the outstanding olive oil, truffles, celery and wild boar. The wines from Montefalco are highly prized and the famous wine Sagrantino is unique to the region. There are great walks in the mountains behind Trevi and through the neighbouring national park in the Valnerina, where rafting is also on offer. The house itself offers on the ground floor three bedrooms (one with beautiful vaulted ceilings), one bathroom with shower and tub and a separate guest apartment with kitchen/dining, bedroom and bathroom. The first floor can be reached by the modern internal staircase or from outside due to the hillside position. It has got an entrance hall, living room, fully fitted kitchen with original niches, dining room with fireplace and a bathroom with shower. Trevi with all amenities is only 500 meters away, Montefalco and Foligno 10 km, Spello, Bevagna and Spoleto 15-20 km, Assisi 30 km, Perugia and Todi 45-50 km, Orvieto and Cortona 80-90 km, Adriatic coast 110 km, Rome 150 km, Airports: Perugia 38 km, Ancona 123 km, Rome 179 km, Florence 212 km.