Update May 2016: We have just bought more land and have planning permission for a pool (14 x 4 metres) and sunbathing area in our adjacent olive grove as well as a glass extension with terrace on the house. Work will commence Autumn 2017.
Our dream holiday house was completely renovated in 2014-2015, using a renowned local architect. It is set in a wonderfully peaceful hilltop medieval village surrounded by stunning views.
Downstairs is a living kitchen with open fire and our own special floodlight "grotto", laundry area, master bedroom and shower room.
Upstairs is a very large living room with a high ceiling and vast fireplace, bedroom 1 with bunk beds and ladder to single bed on a mezzanine area. Bedroom 2 with twin beds and ladder to mezzanine area with a sofa bed and small play area. In both rooms the upper levers are secured with sliding metal gates.
Throughout the house are the wonderful original beams, wooden floors with completely new plumbing and electrics.
Outside small garden and pergola dining area, parking for one car (further parking in village square) and access to our olive grove with amazing views.
Full range of independent shop in next village ( 5 min drive) baker, grocer, butchers, fresh pasta shop, wine shop, bar, fishmongers. Supermarket and shopping centre a further 10 minute drive.
At least 5 restaurants within 5-10 minutes drive. With huge selection 20 minutes away in Spoleto
Following destinations within close proximity:
Hill towns including Trevi, Spello, Assisi, Spoleto, Montefalco ; between 15 and 40 minutes drive.
Perugia 45 minutes
Rome 90 minutes by train
Coast 2 hour drive