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  • Umbria
Price £493,464
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Construction from 1623 – Built on Roman foundations. Solid stone house. Once part of a 13th century convent.Completely restored in 1991, retaining the original beamed ceilings and terracotta floors, antique doors, marble and stone “details” and antique fireplaces. Stylishly updated 2005-08. Fully equipped with all modern comfort. Size:310 km2 + grottoesThe garden is about 80m2 and is very manageable, and is perfect for relaxation while you enjoy the splendid view of the Umbrian landscapeThere is a magnificent Panorama, facing the south and Carsulae (Roman excavation). Rolling green hills, unspoilt countryside (no industries, no electric cables etc.). Terraced cloister garden with ”Roman bath” - hydro massage in an antique vasca. Totally private, walled-in, tranquil. Magnificent views.Late Roman grottoes – the house cantina, where excellent local wines mature beautifully.Energy/ Central heating: Central gas (new boiler in 2007), electricity, telephone, ADSL. Fit for winter habitation. Fireplaces/iron stoves. Double glazing. External and internal shutters. Air condition in the living-room and the top floor studio.Security iron doors, Umbrian traditional design + designed extra doors with mosquito net.Level 2 (main entrance): Spacious lobby. Large country kitchen w walk-in fireplace and iron stove, SMEG facilities, white Carrarra marble. Antique details – see pictures. Dining room.Lounge. 16th century fireplae. Staircase, leading to garden below. Studio Bathroom, tiled (white) with walk-in shower and Carrarra marble sink top.Level 3: Height two floors. Landing with skylight. 2 Bedrooms – one used as a studio with loft/entresol used as a laundry with cabinets.Spacious Master Bath, tiled (white) w jacuzzi, a walk-in shower, marble top sink. Extra bath w WC, tiled (white) w washing-machine. Level 1 (Ground floor): Entrance from small courtyard. Guest apartment (or rentals) w 2 entrances to courtyard, and direct access to the garden. 2 Bedrooms – one currently used as a dining room – with an antique wine press. Lounge with fireplace.Bath, tiled (white) with walk-in shower. Marble sink top.Fully equipped kitchen. Storage with access to the late Roman grottoes/the cantinaSeparate central heating (gas).

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