Real estate for sale - Country houses
Impressive property with magnificent views overlooking the Tiber Valley and the hilltop town of Montone in Umbria
Casale San Cassiano is an impressive 500 years old property located on a quiet hillside with magnificent views overlooking the Tiber Valley and the hilltop town of Montone in Umbria. The entire Casale San Cassiano property – consisting of a main villa, tobacco barn and apartment – has been carefully designed and restored by a leading international architect to the highest of standards – retaining the original character but with all the facilities for modern day living, including new chestnut double glazed windows with shutters and integrated fly screens, chestnut doors internally, feature lighting both inside and outside. Contemporary fully equipped kitchens, hi-fi/internet systems. Luxury limestone bathrooms, central heating, log fires, mains water and Italian handcrafted fittings. The swimming pool sits directly below the property with terraces and a shaded dining area including BBQ, fridges and outdoor kitchen units, with magnificent views both during the day and at sunset. Casale San Cassiano is set in about 5 hectares of beautifully landscaped gardens, chestnut woods, vegetable garden, olive and fruit groves, with a series of terraces. Above the property there is a sports field. A separate wooden construction is used as double garage with additional storage as well as a separate laundry. The main villa has spectacular stone and brick barrel vaulted ceilings over the large kitchen and dining area with limestone flooring and feature lighting. Boffi kitchen units with all the modern fittings/equipment, limestone countertops. Outdoor dining terrace/BBQ area for al fresco dining. Hall and snooker room with wood burning stove. Large living room with log fire and fantastic views over the valley and swimming pool. Family/TV room with internet, satellite TV. Five bedrooms including master bedroom with dressing room, study and en suite bathroom. Four bathrooms, wine store, storage rooms and separate laundry. The tobacco barn is adjacent to, but not overlooking, the main villa and has been restored to a contemporary design with limestone and polished timber floors. There are two bedrooms including master bedroom with dressing room and ensuite and a twin bedded room and bathroom at the first floor. The attic room on the second floor is used as a double bedroom with shower room. Fully fitted modern kitchen with all appliances and dining table with stone work surfaces. This open plan design leads into the lounge with feature wood burning stove. The lounge opens onto a protected external dining terrace with views over the valley. There is also a private patio and garden. The apartment is part of the main house but has a separate entrance. Double bedroom with limestone bathroom. Hobby room actually used as second bedroom. Living/dining with kitchen corner with modern fittings. Outside there is a private dining terrace. Distances: Trestina (most amenities): 5 km, Umbertide (all amenities): 10 km, Città di Castello: 15 km, Antognolla Golf: 25 km, Lago Trasimeno: 35 km, Cortona: 40 km, Perugia: 45 km, Assisi: 60 km. Airports: Perugia 46 km, Ancona 139 km, Florence 151 km, Rome 242 km.