Property ID : ML01
€700.000 - Villa or country house
The location of this country home is at a short distance from the quaint village of Acqualoreto, surrounded by uncontaminated nature and with a view towards Todi and the Tiber valley. This area in the triangle between Todi, Orvieto and Amelia is much in demand by foreigners and has a lively international community. The house has been constructed about 15 years ago but according to Umbrian traditions with stone and beams. It offers a lot of light and charm and easily connects with the outdoor spaces.
A gravel road leads to the property which is fenced and has an electrical gate. The front door offers direct access to the living room which features a loft which is currently used as an artist studio. Doors in the back of the room lead onto a porch where the view includes the good size pool. The kitchen is adjacent to the living room and a hallway leads to two bedrooms and two bathrooms with shower. Outside the kitchen is a covered terrace where a wood oven offers additional cooking possibilities.
Below the house is an second living room with fire place and a bathroom with hot tub which form a cool refuge during hot summer days. Two large work shop and storage spaces complete the underground level.
Two covered porches of which one with a wood oven offer plenty of shade and space outside. The house is surrounded by a lush and open garden and is easy in maintenance. The 6 x 12 pool can be reached via an impressive staircase with on both sides a water curtain as a dramatic backdrop for the pool. The spacious deck is made out of stone and offers more than ample space for sunbathing. Water for garden and pool is available from a deep well.
A second and small house is located near the main house, where the current owner spends summer weekends, this can when desired be included in the sale for an additional sum. The house offers two bedrooms, one bathroom, living and kitchen as well as a large deck and infinity pool.
The area is located at an altitude of about 300-500 m above sea level and consists of rolling hills, fields and forest with gorgeous views just around every corner. The village of Acqualoreto features a lovely medieval hamlet, a bar, restaurant and charming piazza. Another nearby village features a pharmacy, supermarket as well as a bar and post office. The famous hilltown of Todi is only 13 km away, Orvieto which is known for its wine and cathedral is 31 km away and offers a train station. Other interesting cities like Spoleto, Perugia an Assisi are within easy reach as well as Rome which is situated approximately 130 km to the south.