Real estate for sale - Country houses
Special country estate in Umbria with 95 ha of land, panoramic views, pool and olive groves
This Italian country estate for sale has an interesting history, a previous owner was the theatre director Luca Ronconi, the large country house was devised by the designer and architect Gae Aulenti. The estate is situated on a south-facing slope, offering a wide panoramic view of the beautiful Umbrian countryside, but is only a few kilometres away from the city of Perugia. The large country house has been partially restored and modernised by the current owners. At a pleasant distance and out of sight of the main house there is an outbuilding, which has been completely renovated and is successfully rented out to international holiday guests during the summer months. In the lower olive grove two large limonaie have been built, which can also be used as a studio or workshop. Next to the pool terrace there is another outbuilding, which is currently not in use and which could in future supplement the spacious pool area with a bar and lounges, for instance. Around the buildings there is a garden with vegetable beds, majestic cypresses and a fine collection of peonies, as well as several terraces with beautiful seating areas. The olive groves are located around the large country house, on the south side of which a portico invites you to eat and relax outside. Another large country house with an outbuilding, which are completely to restore, is also part of the property. The approx. 95 hectares of surrounding land are continuous (8,8 ha olive grove; 42,7 ha arable land; 19,5 ha meadows; 19,6 ha woodland). This estate offers exceptional privacy with easy access to the city of Perugia with its airport to the south and the town of Umbertide to the north. As an OPTION, approx. 25 hectares of adjoining land (3.8 ha olive grove, 12.1 ha farmland, 0.4 meadows, 8,5 ha woodland) can be purchased as well, bringing the total amount of land to approx. 120 hectares.