Real estate for sale - Country houses
Delightful property with pool on the edge of the Tuscan-Umbrian border near Cortona
Situated on a hillside position, with panoramic views over the valley and surrounding hills, as well as towards Cortona itself, the property for sale, dating back to the 18th century, is composed of two restored stone houses sharing a charming courtyard and a covered pool. The main house on two floors is composed on the ground floor of a fully fitted kitchen with AGA cooker and access to a spacious terrace, storage room, guest bathroom, dining room, tv room with access to a covered terrace (portico) and a large lounge with wood burning stove. A hallway leads to the stairs for the second floor, which can also be reached by an external staircase. It comprises a huge master bedroom with ensuite bathroom with bath tub as well as separate shower. Its 4 windows offer spectacular views of the garden and the surrounding countryside up until Cortona. The bedroom could be converted into 2 good sized bedrooms with shared bathroom. The guest house on two levels has a bedroom with ensuite bathroom on the lower level and an entrance hall, fully fitted eat-in kitchen with access to a terrace off to the pool area, 2 bedrooms and large bathroom on the upper level. There are furthermore 3 garages, one of which used as technical/boiler room and storage. Completing the property are some two hectares of terraced land with trimmed lawns, olive trees and woodland containing an ancient ruin of a water mill. The 12 x 4 m salt water pool has low maintenance due to its telescopic, easy to open, roof and magnetic pump system. Distances: bar and basic shop 2.5 km, Camucia (all amenities, train station) 7 km, Cortona 8 km, Lake Trasimeno 10 km, Arezzo 34 km, Perugia 39 km, Florence 119 km. Airports: Perugia 49 km, Florence 141 km, Rome 239 km.