TUSCANY, CAPRESE MICHELANGELO: FARMHOUSE WITH STUNNING VIEWS FOR SALE
DESCRIPTION & GEOGRAPHIC POSITION
In Tuscany, in the province of Arezzo, in Caprese Michelangelo, newly built house with traditional stonework with large garden and garage / cantina.
The property is located on the top of a hill facing South, enjoys excellent sun throughout the day and offers a 360° breathtaking view of the surrounding hills.
It is also secluded and quiet with no views on other nearby properties.
In Caprese Michelangelo, 1 km - small village with approx. 1600 inhabitants, there are excellent restaurants, cafés, a chemist’s, a surgery, a post office, two banks and some shops.
Perugia Sant’Egidio airport can be reached in a little more than one hour, while the airports of Florence and Bologna in less than two hours. The dual carriageway E45 Orte-Ravenna is only a few km away.
DESCRIPTION OF THE PROPERTY
The farmhouse has a surface of 116.54 sqm and is laid out on two levels plus the basement floor, composed as follows.
Basement floor: large garage (3 cars), cellar and storage room with sink and lighting.
Raised ground floor: 2 bedrooms, large kitchen with an open spacious living room, utility storage, hallway, stairwell, and bathroom complete with shower.
Attic floor: 1 bedroom / attic (can also be used as an office) and bathroom complete with shower.
Connected to mains water and electricity.
There is planning permission for 20.77 sqm, for an e.g. outbuilding or garage.
STATE AND FINISHES
The farmhouse is completely new and is therefore in excellent condition with no additional work being required. The property was built using old stones and reinforced concrete, in the place where there used to be a farmhouse (which had been previously demolished). The house was created with attention to detail and energy efficiency, e.g. the ventilated roof making the rooms thermally insulated. Furthermore, there are numerous windows and French windows (living and bedroom), which render the rooms and house very bright and cosy. All windows are double glazed to conserve heating and include shutters and fly-screens. All floors are laid with Cotto d’Este tiles. Front and interior doors are made by a local craftsman in chestnut. The kitchen is a custom built top of the range Snaidero with gas stove, oven, fridge / freezer, cooker hood, microwave and space saving cupboards and drawers. This is completed with a breakfast bar.
Multiple electric points in and outside the house plus outdoor lighting fixtures.
Central heating throughout plus a wood pellet fire.
Solar panels were foreseen and pre-installation is already in place.
The garage door is an automatic up-and-over thermally insulated Hormann which can be operated automatically. There are multiple internet points installed including Sky cabling / satellite dish with extra points for TV in each bedroom.
The farmhouse is surrounded by 4,124 square metres of land (with certified legal boundary) and boasts a perfectly maintained garden, enriched by 120 year old olive trees (providing 65l of pure virgin olive oil), aromatic plants and wonderful flowers such as perfumed roses and lavender. The paved terrace in front of the living room / kitchen is ideal for al fresco dining, for relaxing and sunbathing. There is also a small pergola. Easy access from the road and the entrance has its own driveway with a large automatic gate and camera.
USES AND POTENTIAL USES
The property is the perfect solution and ‘move-in ready’ for those who are looking for a detached house nestled in the countryside with stunning views. The farmhouse is perfect both as a main residence or as a second home.