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UM60 - Villa Claudia

Umbria/Tuscany Border Trasimeno, Perugia

Sleeps: 8
300 square meters

Reference Number: UM60
Type of Home: Independent House
Location: Country

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A very good location for exploring Tuscany as well as Umbria, this villa sits on a hill among 15 acres offering up tranquil and beautiful vistas of the countryside. An ideal retreat for enjoying the simple pleasures of Italian life, it is also close to Lake Trasimeno and a lively lake side village as well as the Tuscan town of Cortona. Easy day trips to Assisi, Perugia, Cortona and Arezzo with train stations getting you to Florence in 1 ½ hours, as well as visits to Orvieto and northern Lazio.
This home has recently gone through a remarkable restoration. A soft brown stone exterior with paved terraces and covered loggia welcome you on arrival. Pretty views of the rolling landscape will take your breath away. You will have complete privacy in this house surrounded by the soothing sounds of the nature and scents of the pine trees and blooming flora and fauna.
The owners have created a warm, welcoming and charming home, with a comfortable rooms done is soft pastel colors and white trim, blending harmoniously with beautiful and comfortable furnishings.
Outside areas are beautifully landscaped, with terracotta planters of blooming flowers and fragrant lavenders. A lovely covered loggia has a large farmer's table that will comfortably seat 10. The swimming pool is off to the side of the house on a terrace with panoramic views of the valley.
When you are well rested from relaxing at home, there is a lot of land that can be covered in a day. Wonderful restaurants, the sandy beaches of Lake Trasimieno, bustling Peruiga and its candy factory as well as trips to neighboring regions of Tuscany and Lazio are an easy day trip.


Enter the gated grounds and down a cypress lined driveway of pea gravel and cross the terrace and spacious loggia into the foyer/hallway. On your left is a staircase to the upper floor, further on you come to a light and airy living room with soft pastel yellow walls and white trim archways with hand painted scrolling. The white ceilings add a sense of crispness and light to the room and the warm brown terracotta floors gives a sense of tranquility in the house. Comfortable upholstered while sofas and a brown leather wingback chair sits cozily next to the travertine marble trimmed fireplace. Another door leads out to the loggia. Through an archway to the dining room with a smart glass table that can seat 12 comfortably. Two short steps up and you are in the well equipped eat in kitchen, with American style refrigerator/freezer, a unique work table made from the trunk of an ancient olive tree and state of the art appliances. A large country style door leads out to the gardens. A laundry room with washing machine is beyond the kitchen as well as a full bathroom with shower. From the other side of the kitchen is a small hallway, with another arch looking out to the living room.

The staircase in the entrance hall is made of antique grey stone. The wrought iron railing and large window above the first landing give the room an airy feel. Up to the Master Bedroom, with en suite bathroom where you find a Jacuzzi tub and a hydro massage shower. This bedroom has two large antique barn doors that leads you to its private terrace with 180 degree views of the valley. Here you have a small café table and chairs, the perfect place to sip your morning coffee and read a good book or newspaper. There is also a double bedroom and twin bedroom and another twin bedroom made up of two day beds. The hall bathroom is large and spacious, with a Jacuzzi and hydro massage shower as well.
The long cypress driveway and immediate areas surrounding the house up to the terrace and loggia are covered in pea gravel. Surrounding the house is a well tended park for walking and relaxing and abut an oak forest. The swimming pool is located on a garden terrace above the house surrounded by umbrellas, chaise lounges and chairs and an external shower. The same incredible views from the house are also visible from the swimming pool. The swimming pool has wide Roman stairs and a depth of 1.2 that gently slopes to 2.2 meters.

Sleeps 8

4 Bedrooms

3 Full Baths


Living Room, Dining Room, Kitchen, Garden, Pool Shower, Loggia

1 King Bedroom with en suite bath
2 Double Bedrooms
1 Twin Bedroom

1 Bathroom with Shower
1 Bathroom with Tub (includes either handheld or wall mount shower)
1 Bathroom with Jacuzzi Tub and Shower


Stove, Oven, Microwave, Private Barbecue, Refrigerator, Freezer, Dishwasher, Washer Only, Satellite TV with English Speaking Channels, DVD, Stereo, Hairdryer, Espresso Machine, American Coffee Maker, Mosquito Nets,Baby Cot,


Private Inground Pool, 12.2 x 5 meters, Fireplace, Central Heat, Cook Available, Welcome Dinner and Welcome basket, Pool Towels, Cooking Classes at teh Villa are Available. Possible to arrange cooking classes, horseback riding, hiking


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NEAREST TRAIN STATION: Passignano S.T. , 10Km.
CITIES AND TOWNS: Cortona 15KM; Perugia 26KM; Lago Trasimeno 8Km; Florence 110Km; Siena 60 Km; Arezzo 50Km
SERVICES: All types of shops, restaurants,bank 7 km