Real estate for sale - Country houses
Country house for sale with garage, pool and views of Lake Corbara in Umbria
This property with amazing views of Lake Corbara is situated in the green countryside between Todi and Orvieto in Umbria. The house dates back to the 11th century and used to be a church. It has undergone thorough renovations maintaining its original character (terra cotta floors, typical stone fireplace, exposed wooden beams) and integrating wooden floors and large bright windows which offer wonderful views. The house is spread over 2 floors with on the ground floor an entrance hall with staircase leading to the first floor; a spacious living room/dining room with fireplace, an eat-in kitchen with fireplace and exposed stone walls, and a full glass wall with views of and access to the garden, two bedrooms each with fireplace and en-suite bathroom and a guest bathroom. On the first floor there are two bedrooms with en-suite bathrooms, and a loggia with arched windows from which, at the risk of sounding repetitious, you once again have a superb panorama of Lake Corbara, the valley and the surrounding countryside. In the basement is a approx. 59 m² garage and a bathroom. In addition to the various stoves and fireplaces, there is a state-of-the-art boiler that runs on pits for heating. The property can be accessed via two private roads with entrance gate. It is completed by approx 8 hectares of land with some 600 olive trees, 50 walnut trees and a lush, well maintained garden with cypresses, fruit trees, lavender and a romantic lily pond. The 12,5 x 8 m salt water pool with sun terrace and pergola is privately situated at a safe distance from the house. Distances closest town with most amenities 3 km, Baschi 10 km, Orvieto 20 km, Todi 22 km, Perugia 60 km, Rome 125 km. Airports: Perugia 65 km, Rome 157 km, Florence 193 km.