Real Estate Details
2000 sqm (21528 sqft)
Prestigious Luxury hamlets and castles for sale/to buy Umbria. " La dimora del tempo" The residence became a prestigious home with beautiful Castle and historical country house. Completely restored, it is of great historical/artistic value and witness the charm of the time passing. The ancient manor dates back to the dark ages as it is from the XIII century, but it was redone during the renaissance and the neo-gothic era. Precious clocks and antique furniture adorn the wonderful residence with unique and rare objects. Located in the heart of Italy and adjacent to a characteristic and charming hamlet over a hill famous for its ceramics, the estate is secluded, but not isolated. The property has a large park with garden, avenue and swimming pool beneath the castle walls. The residence has over 100 rooms, some of which have frescos and prestigious furniture including wonderful paintings and Murano chandeliers. Several important lounges, 7 suites with living room, 8 bedrooms, one apartment for four people (it sleeps a total of 33 adults and 14 children up to the age of 14 years old). Each suite and bedroom has its own bathroom with bath or water-massage shower, Turkish bath, aromatherapy, chromo-therapy. The total number of bathrooms is 18. The prestigious main floor of the Castle has beautiful lounges, an ancient library, an office and the Renaissance room, through which it is possible to access the Circolare-Mastio, which is the main tower of the Castle. The tower is divided in four levels: the “Salle de Bain” (entirely covered in frescos), the Salotto Nuziale and the above mentioned double Suite of the Sposi with original ancient wood floor. On the ground floor of this tower there is a Chapel. There also are three kitchen and several storage of large and small dimension already equipped. There are large and majestic fireplaces such as the marble one entirely sculpted by great artists as well as museum-rooms and library with rare and surprising collection with rare pieces of extreme beauty. A swimming pool is located near the walls. It is of the “skimmer" type, it has a rectangular shape with one of the short sides shaped as a crescent moon and has a roman stairs. It is of 12.5 x 6 metres with thermal Jacuzzi with aromatherapy and chromo-therapy. The characteristic balconies, loggias, panoramic terraces, yards, kiosks, wells and inner garden are only few of the marvellous features to discover such as the evocative patrol walkway with cannons and guard towers, where it is possible to admire a 360° wonderful panorama over the heart of the green Italy.
Net surface :(2000|”)
The castle is supplied with the main utilities that reach the town as the public waterworks and electricity provided by the Enel Company. There also is a source of spring water. The phone system and the ADSL are working. The electrical plants are mono-phase/divided three-phases (70 kw); the thermo-hydraulic, alarm and security systems are in great conditions; there are four phone lines and the water supply is supported by large buried pools with "inverter" pipes with high pressure. The anti-lightning plant has copper cross-linked with ground discharge. The sewerage system is in accordance with the law as there have been done some restoration over the park with a repositioning of the embankment and placement of sewer and drainage pipes.
Classe Energetica e ipe in fase di definizione.
The habitable rooms of the residence are in great structural condition with tasteful finishes. The ceilings and plasters have been restored in respect of the historical and artistic feature of the house. The external walls of the building are made of the local stone, ancient bricks and are plastered in pale pink. The internal floors are in cotto, wooden marble and prestigious majolica. There are stone and bricks vaulted ceilings and panelled wood with frescos on the main floor. The castle has been restored to reinforce its structure in accordance with the anti-seismic laws (with proper certifications). The work consisted in the positioning of hundreds of micro-poles in the foundation of every building; the titanium hooping of the towers; the lightening of the vaults and their relative hooping and blockage; the reinforcing of the upper floors and the insertion of H type iron beams in the painted ceilings. The floors of the main floor, of wooden tiles, are suspended and anchored to the bearing walls. All the roof coatings have been redone and insulated ex-novo. The ancient tiles have been integrated with other ancient tiles, where necessary. All of the frames (windows, doors, railings) have been restored, when possible, philologically or redone in the same feature of the original with exclusive materials and traditional methods, in harmony with the structure.
The historical residence is situated in a convenient position, very close to the main roads even if in a panoramic location. It is near the hamlet that hosts it and 3 kilometres far from the centre of a beautiful Umbrian town equipped with all of the services. The total perimeter of the building is of 800 metres including three easily accessible roads. The castle is served by nine entrances that come from one side of the property while the rest is open on the surrounding country. Three entrances are from the park (with large automatized wrought iron gates), one from the inner yard, one from the facing park and three from the inner hamlet. Five minutes away by car there are the train station and the motorway that link it to the nearby Perugia and centre Italy. In a radius of 25-35 kilometres it is possible to reach the major centres of Umbria and Tuscany such as Assisi, Gubbio, Orvieto, S.Casciano, Pienza and Siena. It is also very close to the S. Egidio airport of Perugia and 90 minutes from Rome and Florence
This historical residence dates back to the middle age and has been restored and improved through regular concessions and building permits. The estate is regularly listed at the municipality of which it is part of, with cadastral classification of the castle surface: D2 (intended for commercial use). Classification of the private Chapel: B7 (religious building).
The residence is an historical building in the name of a society and it will be possible to buy it through the purchase of its shares, but it will as well possible to discuss other methods during the inspection phase. There are some historical and artistic constraints that have been fully respected in the modernization of the estate.